School Update

Weekly Update – March 2nd

Lent comes providentially to reawaken us, to shake us from our lethargy ~ Pope Francis OECTA Job Action – All HCDSB Schools Will Be CLOSED to Students on Thursday, March 5, 2020 The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA) announced that they will hold a one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services (walkout) on Thursday, March

Weekly Update – February 24th

Intelligence plus character, that is the goal of true education ~ Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrating Black History Month During this month, we will be sharing information on important people and events from our History over the PA. This past week we learned about the Civil Rights Movement and its impact on making change. This

Weekly Update – February 17th

You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right ~ Rosa Parks Labour Negotiations Update It was announced that on Friday, February 21, 2020 all elementary and secondary teachers, as well as many education workers across the province, will participate in a one-day walkout. This walkout will include members of

Weekly Update – February 10th

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. ~ Nelson Mandela Celebrating Black History Month During this month, we will be sharing information on important people and events from our History over the PA. This week we are highlighting the Underground Railroad. Here is an excerpt of one of our

Weekly Update – February 3rd

It’s not about having the skill to do something.  It’s about having the will, desire and commitment to be your best.  Robert Hernandez Labour Negotiations Update: Our school will be CLOSED to students on Tuesday, February 4th, 2020 as a result of the province-wide one-day full withdrawal of services by the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA). Thank you

Weekly Update – January 27th

Every good and perfect gift is from above… James 1:17 Civvies Day – Jan 30th Students are invited to wear their favourite sports jersey on Thursday, Jan 30th. Any donations for United Way would be appreciated. Black History Presentation – Jan 30th We are thrilled to offer our students in Grades 4-8 a presentation by

Weekly Update – January 20th

Let us look to our hands, often so empty of love, and today let us try to think of some gift we can offer freely – Pope Francis Labour Negotiations Update: Our school 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.

Weekly Update – January 13th

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present. We have had a wonderful start-up after the Christmas break. The students came back ready to learn and well prepared to enjoy outdoor play with all their winter gear. We hope all of it made its way home

Weekly Update – January 6th

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. – Ralph Waldo Emerson Happy New Year! Happy New Year to all our St. Vincent families.  We hope everyone had a wonderful break and enjoyed quality time with family and friends. Advent Outreach Generosity Or Advent Outreach projects were huge successes.

Weekly Update – December 16th

To you is born this day in David’s city a Savior, who is Christ, the Lord – Luke 2:11 Celebrating Advent as a Family The Third Sunday of Advent is called Gaudete (Rejoice) Sunday. On this day we celebrate that our waiting for the birth of Jesus on Christmas day is almost over. Rose is