Announcements

St. Paul Weekly Update January 20-24

Dear St. Paul CES Families, A reminder that all HCDSB schools will be CLOSED to students on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 as a result of the recent announcement by OECTA of a province-wide one-day full withdrawal of services. Please do not send any students to school on Tuesday. The school office will remain open for

Update #5: All HCDSB Schools CLOSED to Students on Tues. January 21, 2020

On January 13, 2020, the Ontario Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA), representing Catholic teachers across the province, gave notice that they will hold a one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services (strike) on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. As OECTA represents all of our HCDSB elementary and secondary school teachers, a full withdrawal of services would mean that

Update #4: OECTA Announces One-Day Strike on Tues. Jan 21, 2020

The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA), representing Catholic teachers in Ontario, announced today that they will hold a one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. We are currently gathering information and will follow up with parents and guardians as soon as we have more to share. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

St. Paul Weekly Update January 13-17

Dear St. Paul CES Families, Thank you to everyone for a great first week back from Christmas Break. The children arrived last week very happy and excited to begin 2020. Our school did get a few late Christmas gifts – some additional teaching staff and office support. I would like to officially welcome Mr. Ciavarra

UPDATE: OECTA Job Action Proceeds – All Schools Will Remain OPEN Jan. 13

We were notified yesterday afternoon that the provincial negotiations with OECTA were adjourned, with no further meeting dates scheduled at this time. As a result, OECTA is moving ahead with the job action across the province, beginning Monday, January 13, 2020. All schools will remain OPEN, teachers will report to work, and student instruction will

All Schools Will Remain OPEN on Jan. 13 if OECTA Job Action Proceeds

The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA), representing Catholic teachers across the province, will begin ‘job action’ as of Monday, January 13, 2020, if a provincial settlement is not reached by then. All schools will remain OPEN and student instruction will continue in our classrooms during this period of job action.

St. Paul Weekly Update January 6-10, 2020

Dear St. Paul CES Families, Happy New Year St. Paul Families! We hope you’ve had a wonderful Christmas Break. We are excited to be back at school and look forward to all the new learning we will be doing in 2020!   Please see below for important information items for this week. _________________________________________________________________ Morning Prayer

HCDSB Schools NOT Affected by OSSTF Walk-out on Dec. 18/19

Our HCDSB schools are NOT affected by the potential OSSTF job action on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. None of our HCDSB staff are members of OSSTF. All ​​​HCDSB schools will be OPEN and school buses will be running, as scheduled.   At this time there is no pending labour disruption in our school board. If anything

St. Paul Weekly Update December 16-20

Dear St. Paul CES Families, For the third week in Advent, we focus on JOY – “But let all who take refuge in you rejoice; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them, so that those who love your name may exult in you.” Psalm 5:11 Two purple candles and one pink candle

St. Paul Weekly Update December 9-13

Dear St. Paul CES Families, For the second week in Advent, we focus on PEACE –  In John 14:27, Jesus said, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.”