Wacky Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The student council would like to inform students that they will be having a Waky Wednesday Day on April 1.  Please come to school dressed in wacky clothing and crazy hairstyles!  A boy and girl student from each class dressed in the wackiest clothing and hairstyle will win a prize!  So come dressed up your wackiest on April 1.  And NO, this is not an April fools prank!

Created Mar 27th, 2015

March 25, 2015 Weekly e-letter

GREEN COLOUR DAY UPDATE FROM MS. GUZZO AND GRADE 6 STUDENTS

Thank you to all students for dressing down on Green Day and donating a toonie!  $448 was raised for the Holy Childhood Association.

MARCH 26 – PIZZA LUNCH – 12:00 DISMISSAL

Please note that due to the 12:00 pm dismissal, the Pizza Lunch will be served at 11:30 am on this day.

MARCH 26 - STUDENT-LED CONFERENCES – 12:00 pm DISMISSAL – NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB

Confirmed conference times were sent home with students’ report cards.  If you did not receive one, please contact the school office.   Please note there will be no After School Club on this day.

MARCH 26 - REGISTRATION PACKAGES DUE

All Registration Packages must be completed in full at home and returned at the Student-Led Conferences which will be held on Thursday, March 26.  Please hand packages in (at office) prior to going up to your meeting.   If you do not have a meeting scheduled on this day, please return your package to the school office no later than Thursday, March 26 by 5:30 p.m.

MARCH 27 – CLASS PHOTOS

Friday, March 27 class photos will be taken.  Students must come dressed in full uniform, sweater and black dress shoes, on this day (if your child has gym on this day they must bring their gym strip).

MARCH 29 – PALM SUNDAY

PLEASE NOTE:   There will be NO SCHOOL CHOIR at the Palm Sunday Mass this Sunday,

March 29.  Family Masses will remain scheduled as normal for April and May 2015.  The OLS Family Mass is a great way for our families to attend and participate in the Sunday liturgy.

MARCH 30 – GRADE 2 MEETING – CANCELLED

The “Mass Explained” meeting scheduled on Monday, March 30 for Grade 2 parents has been cancelled. 

MARCH 30 – SWIMMING STARTS

Please refer to the swimming notice sent home for further information. 

APRIL 10 – CLOTHING DRIVE – HOUSE CHALLENGE

Continue your spring cleaning and support our next House Challenge! Drop off all bags to the Gym between 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm on Thursday, April 9 and between 8:15 am and 8:45 am on Friday, April 10.   Donations will only be accepted on these days!

Donations we will take:       

  • any re-usable clothing for men, women and children, undergarments, nylons and socks
  • accessories (belts, hats, scarves)
  • purses, wallets, back packs and bags
  • shoes and boots
  • towels, tablecloths, curtains and linens
  • blankets, bedding and pillows

NOTE:  NOT ACCEPTED

toys, books, games and video games, videos, records, CD’s and DVD’s are not accepted.

*Please do not send spoiled, ripped or unusable items!

All items should fit in a regular size black garbage bag (26” x 36”) and be taped and sealed tightly. (Please do not use kitchen catchers or outdoor sizes!)  Also label each bag with your child’s house colour (Red, Yellow, Green or Blue)All bags must be un-ripped, transportable and not excessively heavy (16-20 lbs. per bag).

The bags will be counted and money credited to the school.  All monies raised will be put towards Parish Vocations.

Thank you for your donations! 

Edited Mar 25th, 2015
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School Resumes & Wrestling News

-  School reopens today, Tuesday, March 24 @ 8:45 a.m.

-  The Green Thumb Theatre will be at 9:30 a.m. in the gym.

 

PLEASE NOTE:  There is NO INTERMEDIATE WRESTLING practice today after school as Notre Dame school is unavailable.

Thank you for understanding.

Edited Mar 23rd, 2015

March 11, 2015 Weekly e-letter

MARCH 11 - IMPORTANT DATE!   MANDATORY ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The Mandatory Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 11 at 6:45 p.m. in the school gym.  A member from each family must attend this mandatory meeting or a fine will be charged as per the Policy Handbook on Page 10 of your child’s Agenda.  If you are unable to attend due to illness, vacation, etc., a letter must be sent addressed to the Parish Education Committee explaining why you will be absent from the meeting.  Please note students are NOT to attend this meeting.

MARCH 12 – STUDENTS TO EMPTY DESKS

Please send a large plastic bag to school with your child on Thursday, March 12.  Students will clear their desks for Spring Break. 

MARCH 13 – GREEN COLOUR DAY

Friday, March 13 is Green Colour Day.  With a $2.00 donation towards the Holy Childhood Association, students may dress down in any green colour on this day (if your child has gym on this day they must bring their gym strip).

MARCH 13 – BASKETBALL UNIFORMS DUE BACK

All basketball uniforms must be washed and returned by Friday, March 13.

MARCH 13 – 12:00 pm DISMISSAL and NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB 

Students will be dismissed at 12:00 noon on Friday, March 13.  There will be no AFTER SCHOOL CLUB on this day.  Report Cards will be sent home this day. 

MARCH 16 to MARCH 23 - SPRING BREAk

The school will be closed for Spring Break the week of March 16 to March 23School will re-open on Tuesday, March 24 at 8:45 am.

MARCH 26 - STUDENT-LED CONFERENCES – 12:00 pm DISMISSAL – NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB

Student-Led Conference appointment notices were sent home with students last week and were due back at the school by Tuesday, March 3.  Confirmed times will be sent home with students’ report cards.  Please note there will be no After School Club on this day.

MARCH 26 - PIZZA LUNCH - 12:00 DISMISSAL

Please note that due to the 12:00 p.m. dismissal the Pizza Lunch will be served at 11:30 am on this day.

MARCH 26 - REGISTRATION PACKAGES DUE

Registration Packages for the 2015-2016 school year will only be handed out at the Annual General Meeting (March 11).  No registration packages will be handed out prior to this meeting.  Please follow the procedures mentioned above if you are unable to attend the meeting and pick up your package.  All Registration Packages must be completed in full at home and returned at the Student-Led Conferences which will be held on Thursday, March 26.

MARCH 27 – CLASS PHOTOS

Friday, March 27 class photos will be taken.  Students must come dressed in full uniform on this day (if your child has gym on this day they must bring their gym strip).

MARCH 29 - PALM SUNDAY MASS

NOTE:  The OLS Choir will not be singing at the Sunday, March 29th Family Mass as it is Palm Sunday.  Family Masses will remain scheduled as normal for April and May 2015.

MARCH 30 – GRADE 2 MEETING – CANCELLED 

The “Mass Explained” meeting scheduled on Monday, March 30 for Grade 2 parents has been cancelled.


 MARCH 2015 - HOT LUNCHES 

Thursday, March 12, 2015 – Meat Lasagna Meal - Normal Lunch Time

Thursday, March 26, 2015 – Pizza Meal - Served at 11:30 am (Due to the 12:00 pm dismissal)

Edited Mar 25th, 2015
Posted in Newsletters

March 2015 Calendar

March 2015 Monthly Calendar

Edited Mar 11th, 2015