Weekly Update: September 28, 2020

Halloween 2020 We have an exciting update! This year students will be invited to wear either a costume or black and orange to school on Friday October 30, 2020. We know that this year things might be different in our community for Halloween and we would like to provide an opportunity for those interested to

Weekly Update: September 21, 2020

Our Hearts are filled with Gratitude A big thank you to our parents, students and staff for working together to ensure a safe start to our school year. We are so grateful to all of you– what wonderful role models you are for our students and each other. We appreciated your patience  as we navigated

Weekly Update: September 14, 2020

Thank You! A huge thank you to our staff, students, and families for a very smooth gradual re-entry to school last week. Our routines may look different but the kindness and resilience in our building is as strong as ever! A Few Observations and Reminders Please be sure to send your child to school with

Kindergarten Update

Just a brief update for our Year 1 and Year 2 Kindergarten Parents. As a school community we look forward to welcoming your son/daughter to St.Timothy’s school. There has been a school reorganization and some teacher assignments may have changed. The classroom team will be in touch with you via the telephone to set up

Gradual Return to School for Elementary Students

To help ease the transition for our students, and ensure a safe and healthy return for all, the first day of school will be delayed, and we will be implementing a gradual (staggered) return to class for our elementary students, beginning Wednesday, September 9th. All students in Grades 1-8 will begin instruction on Monday, September 14th.

Return to School Plan & Survey Now OPEN

The Return to School Plan is now available for review on HCDSB’s Return to School website: Please note that information and updates will continue to be added to this website as they become available.  Parents may also find it helpful to review the FAQs on our website for more information about the return to school. NEW UPDATE: At the Special Board Meeting held

Ministry of Education Releases Guide for Safe Reopening of Schools in September

On Thursday, July 30, 2020, the Minister of Education announced that all elementary students (Kindergarten to Grade 8) will return to school in September, 2020.  This means in-class instruction with enhanced health and safety protocols.  Multiple strategies will be employed to ensure our schools are healthy and safe for students and staff, including: Self screening  Adapted school

Return to School Options ~ We Want Your Feedback

In preparation for the return to school, we are taking into consideration what the current COVID-19 situation may look like in September by planning for all potential scenarios.  As we await further direction from the Ministry of Education, we are seeking parent feedback about some of the options we are considering.  Let Us Know What

Elementary Report Card Access – Email Service Currently DOWN

Elementary report cards are being sent now through email. SchoolMessenger is DOWN across Canada – parents who try to access the report card will receive an error message. SchoolMessenger is working to fix this issue. If you are not able to open your child’s report card, please try again later. Thank you for your patience

All Schools will Remain CLOSED Until the End of the School Year

On May 19th, the Ministry of Education announced that they are extending the school closure period for all schools in Ontario for the remainder of the school year. This decision has been made as a safety precaution to protect our students and staff, and help minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our community. In light of this