Weekly Update

Weekly Update

Community November 8, 2021

“We too can be saints in our family, in our neighborhood, wherever we live and work. Be a person who listens to what people need, communicating not only to grieve or tell others about your own problems. Listen in order to intercede and help out.” ~ Pope Francis ST. MATTHEW’S OUTREACH COMMITTEE FOOD AND WINTER

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Community Update: November 1, 2021

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” ~Aesop Thank you to for your fundraising donations. Currently, we have raised just over $3000 to support our students. A gentle reminder that we ask families to donate by Friday November 5th. Thank you to our Catholic School Council subcommittee on special lunch days

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Community Update: October 25, 2021

We continue to draw on our faith and offer prayers for the safety and well-being of those who are sick, and those who are working on the frontlines to care for them. Thank you to our Early Childhood Educators for all the wonderful work they do each and every day in support of our Kindergarten

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Community Update: October 18

Let us never forget to pray for each other. Prayer is our greatest strength. ~ Pope Francis Thank you to the Catholic School Council fundraising initiative – please look for the separate email that was sent on the “Fundraising Donation Campaign”  Thank you to the Catholic School Council lunch program subcommittee – we are researching

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Community Update: October 12, 2021

 Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. ~ William Arthur Ward Thanksgiving Day Monday October 11 is the Thanksgiving Holiday. We wish all our families a blessed Thanksgiving Day. Reminder about Lunch and Snacks We have several children in our school who live with

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Community Update: October 4, 2021

It is the road of mercy, on which we meet so many of our brothers and sisters who reach out for someone to take their hand and become a companion on the way. ~ Pope Francis Thank you to our students & staff for the conversations for “Orange Shirt Day” & for your reflections and

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Community Update: September 27, 2021

~  “Every single minute matters, every single child matters, every single childhood matters.” Kailash Satyarthi Thank you to our students and staff for your continued efforts we stressed the importance of Code of Conduct and Safety this week! Thank you, parents, for all your support in ensuring that you and your child are wearing a

Community Update-Opening Procedures September 7, 2021

“The love of Christ, welcomed with an open heart, changes us, transforms us, and makes us able to love.” ~Pope Francis Please review the following information to prepare for your child’s first day of school in Grades 1-8 on Tuesday September 7th or Wednesday September 8th. First Day of School Procedures 2021 Daily Screening for

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Community Update: May 25, 2021

Happy Victoria Day! We wish our school community a wonderful Victoria Day long weekend!  Classes resume on Tuesday May 25, 2021. St. Matthew Parish – PENTECOST PRAYER This weekend, we celebrate the solemnity of Pentecost, which concludes the Easter Season. We crown our joyful commemoration of the Lord’s Resurrection wondering at the birth of His

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Community Update: May 17 2021

It has been a beautiful week with warmer weather, sunshine and many blossoms! I hope you have been able to get outside and enjoy the spring weather! Please be sure to check your emails for correspondence from the HCDSB Communications Department this week: Parent/Guardian School Climate Survey 2021-2022 International Languages Registration Special Education Advisory Committee