Weekly Updates

Weekly Update: Week of May 11th – 15th, 2020

“The loveliest masterpiece of the heart of God is the heart of a mother.” ~ St. Therese of Lisieux CATHOLIC EDUCATION WEEK UPDATE We would like to thank the St. Peter CES community and staff members for engaging in all the Catholic Education Week activities that supported the theme of ‘Igniting Hope’. The photographs shared on

Weekly Update: Week of May 4th – 8th, 2020

All that is good, all that is true, all that is beautiful, brings us to God. ~ Pope Francis Thank you…to all our families for your patience and ongoing commitment to ‘Distance Learning’. We know it can be challenging at times, but please know we are all in this together! Thank you…to all our amazing

Weekly Update: Week of April 27th – May 1st, 2020

“Mercy opens the doors of the heart because it makes us feel like we are all children of one Father.” ~ Pope Francis STAFF MESSAGE The staff members of St. Peter CES would like our students and families to know that we are thinking about them during these difficult times. Thank you for your ongoing

Weekly Update: Week of April 20th – 24th, 2020

“Be patient. Be gentle. Let yourself learn to hear the gentle and trustworthy words of your heart.” ~ Melody Beattie  ADMINISTRATOR’S UPDATE: TEACHER-LED DISTANCE LEARNING Thank you to all our families for their patience and support as we navigated through our second week of teacher-led distance learning. We have been able to connect with almost

Weekly Update: Week of April 13th – 17th, 2020

Easter is the holiest day of the year as it is a celebration of Jesus Christ returning from the dead.  As Saint Paul wrote in 1 Corinthians 15:14, “If Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in vain.” Without Easter – without the Resurrection of Christ – there would

Weekly Update – Week of March 9th through 13th, 2020

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him.” ~ Romans 15:13 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY – ‘BECAUSE OF YOU’ International Women’s Day – March 8th, 2020 is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. International Women’s Day is a collective day of global celebration and a

Weekly Update – Week of March 2nd through 6th, 2020

“We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God” (2 Cor 5:20) LABOUR NEGOTIATIONS On Thursday, February 27th, 2020, the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association – OECTA, representing Catholic teachers across the province, gave notice that they will hold another one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services on Thursday, March 5th, 2020. These sanctions are

Weekly Update – Week of February 24th through 28th, 2020

Lent is a favourable time for letting Christ serve us so that we in time may become more like him. ~ Pope Francis LABOUR NEGOTIATIONS The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA) has announced that the potential one-day, full withdrawal of services (walkout) in all HCDSB schools on Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 has been CANCELLED. All HCDSB

Weekly Update – Week of February 17th through 21st, 2020

“Our family is a circle of strength and love with every birth and union it grows.  Every crisis faced together makes the circle stronger” ~ Author Unknown FAMILY DAY – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17th, 2020 REMINDER: Monday, February 17th, 2020 is Family Day, and therefore, schools is closed. We wish everyone a blessed weekend spent with your

Weekly Update – Week of February 10th through 14th, 2020

“Love is the bridge between you and everything.” ~ Rumi SACRAMENT OF FIRST RECONCILIATION Congratulations to our Grade 2 students as they received the Sacrament of First Reconciliation on Saturday, February 8th, 2020 (9:30pm) at Holy Rosary Church. We would like to thank Father John and Father Vivek for hosting the celebration. Special thanks to Mrs. Johnston, Miss Vicic,