Parent Weekly Update – Week of November 30th, 2020

The mission of schools is to develop a sense of truth, of what is good and beautiful. And this occurs through a rich path made up of many ingredients. ~Pope Francis THE SEASON OF ADVENT This weekend we celebrate the arrival of the season of Advent, which also marks the beginning of the liturgical year.

The Season of Advent

This weekend we celebrate the arrival of the season of Advent, which also marks the beginning of the liturgical year. Advent is a season of devout and joyful expectation. Its four Sundays highlight our desire and longing for peace, justice and unity. While Advent expresses the deep longing of all humanity for God, it also

Parent Weekly Update – Week of November 23rd, 2020

“Let us ask for the grace to open our eyes & hearts to the poor, in order to hear their cry and recognize their needs.” ~ Pope Francis COVID-19 REMINDERS The Province’s COVID-19 Response Framework has five levels. Halton Region is currently in the Red level (Control).  It is strongly recommended that residents in the red control

Parent Weekly Update – Week of November 16th, 2020

COVID-19 AWARENESS & PREVENTION A reminder that all parents/guardians are required to complete a self-screening with their child each day before sending them to school. It is recommended that you use the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 school and child care screening tool. This tool can be accessed here: If your child is sick, regardless of

Parent Weekly Update – Week of November 9th, 2020

“Forever lost, forever change, we care, so we remember” ~ unknown REMEMBRANCE DAY LITURGY Veterans Week November 5th – 11th is Veterans’ Week in Canada. This is a time where we honour those who have served our country, past and present, in times of war, military conflict and peace. This year’s theme is the 75th

St. Peter CES – Helping Hands Christmas Market

Christmas time is around the corner and as one of the most anticipated events of the year, the St. Peter Helping Hands Christmas Market will look a little different this year. Your Parent council are happy to be able to continue the tradition safely by organizing and selling Poinsettias, supplied by Zomers Greenhouse in Milton.

Understanding Your Child’s Progress Report Card and Kindergarten Communication of Learning: Initial Observations

At the Halton Catholic District School Board, school communities exist to foster and exemplify Catholic values. Educational programs, facilitated in the context of faith, promote the intellectual, physical, social and spiritual development of students. The Elementary Progress Report Card for students in Grades 1 − 8 is designed to “show a student’s development of the learning skills

My Child is Sick! When Can They Return to School?

There has been a lot of confusion about what caregivers need to do when a child becomes ill. This post will clarify the steps you need to take if your child becomes ill, and will help you know when your child can safely return to school. Each and every day, 7 days a week, parents/guardians

Parent Weekly Update – Week of November 2nd, 2020

“We too can be saints in our family, in our neighbourhood, 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 ADMINISTRATOR’S MESSAGE We are grateful to our

Parent Weekly Update – Week of October 26th, 2020

Each one of us is called to be an artisan of peace, by uniting and not dividing, by extinguishing hatred and not holding on to it, by opening paths to dialogue and not by constructing new walls. – Pope Francis ST. PETER CES VIRTUAL CURRICULUM NIGHT It is an ongoing tradition to host a Curriculum