Month: November 2018

Advent Mass Next Week

Greetings to all SJM families,

On Monday, December 10th at 1:15 we will hold our Advent Mass  in the school gym. The Intermediate Division students and their teachers are busy preparing for the Mass. Music will be provided by the Intermediate Choir, Recorder Ensemble and other student musicians.  Intermediate students will also be reading and carrying up the Offertory gifts.  All parents/guardians/guests are ... Continue reading "Advent Mass Next Week"

Inclement Weather

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

Flu Season is Here. A message from York Region Public Health

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.

Students ... Continue reading "Flu Season is Here. A message from York Region Public Health"

SJM is a Proud Eco School

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"

Progress Reports

Progress Reports

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"