Dear Parents and/or Guardians,
Winter has arrived! We will follow inclement weather routines established at the 2018 October Catholic School Council meeting: ... Continue reading "Inclement Weather"Temperature and/or wind chill of -20 C or colder Indoor Routine Temperature with wind chill -18 to -20 C Outdoor routine shortened to 20 minutes (20 minutes indoors, 20 minutes outdoors). Administration’s discretion on shorter recesses -15 to -17 C
St. Joseph Eco School
St. Joseph’s has been certified as an Eco School for our 6th year earning GOLD status!
We would like to thank the St. Joseph community for encouraging environmental stewardship and for supporting our eco initiatives.
A challenge we have this year is to raise awareness on the effects of single use plastics that can only ... Continue reading "SJM is a Proud Eco School"
On Tuesday, November 20, 2018 children in Kindergarten through grade 8 will be taking home their Communication of Learning or Progress Reports.
These reports will be the basis of the dialogue teachers will have with you during the interview either on Thursday, November 22nd between 4:00 p.m. and 8:45 p.m., or Friday, November 23 between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 ... Continue reading "Progress Reports"
At this time of year we especially remember those in our community who have less, perhaps not even food, by being charitable.
We, at St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School, are pleased to support the 2018 Christmas Gift Card Program to assist the needy through the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul. The needs in our community are great and ... Continue reading "Christmas Outreach at SJM"
Christmas Events at St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School:
- December 7: Kindergarten Concert 1:30 p.m.
- December 10: Advent Mass 1:15 p.m.
- December 12: Primary Concert 1:30 p.m.
Get the flu shot as early as possible
The first and best step to preventing the flu (or influenza), is to get the flu shot every year. The flu spreads quickly and easily from an infected person to others and anyone can get it. Getting the flu shot can protect you, your family and those around you.
You may have heard the terms Active Travel, Active School Travel, Active Transportation or Sustainable Transportation before. What do these terms mean?
Active School Travel is the use of any form of human-powered travel, such as walking or wheeling (including cycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or using a wheelchair) to get to and from school or to the ... Continue reading "Active School Travel. Move more, move better."
Health & Physical Education: Start the new school year with healthy habits