St. John Elementary School will be hosting a French Immersion information evening on March 5th at 6:00 p.m. in the gymnasium. This information session is for parents of students who are currently attending, or will attend school in September 2019 and who are interested in learning more about French Immersion.
Click here for: CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights January 15
Please see attached highlights from the Board Meeting held on January 15, 2019, which includes information on:
· St. Mary Catholic High School Canned Food Drive – photo left to right: Cathy Cavanagh (Chaplaincy Lead), Alisha Bhatt (student), JP Elliott (Principal), Maddy Roddick (student), Michael Fenn (Student Trustee), Jo Purcell (student), Brent Bovaird (Superintendent of School Effectiveness), Brent Laton (Trustee)
· Neurolinguistic Approach to Second Language Learning
Click here for: CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights- December 18
St. John Catholic Elementary School is now accepting new student registrations for September 2019!
We invite parents to call the school (613-267-2865) to make an appointment to visit during Kindergarten Registration Week, which begins Monday, January 14, or drop in during our Kindergarten Registration Open House, which takes place Wednesday, January 16th from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Please visit the CDSBEO website registration page at http://bit.ly/CDSBEOKindergarten for information on how to register your child.
We look forward to welcoming your child to Kindergarten!
Click here for: CDSBEO Board Meeting
Please see attached highlights from the Board Meeting of November 20, 2018, which includes information on:
·Honouring Trustee Nancy Kirby
»Photo 1 – Trustee Kirby.jpg left to right: Todd Lalonde (Chair & Trustee City of Cornwall and Glengarry County), Nancy Kirby (Trustee, Lanark County), John Cameron (Director of Education)
»Photo 2 – Board of Trustees.jpg
left to right (front row): Ron Eamer (Vice-Chair & Trustee, City of Cornwall and Glengarry County), Nancy Kirby (Trustee, Lanark County), Karen McAllister (Trustee, Dundas County)
Left to right (back row): Robin Reil (Trustee, City of Brockville, Town of Smiths Falls, and Leeds County), Todd Lalonde (Chair & Trustee for City of Cornwall and Glengarry County), Sue Wilson (Trustee, Prescott County and Russell County), Brent Laton (Grenville County and Elizabethtown-Kitley Township)
·Remembrance Day Reflection – St. John Catholic High School
·Harry Potter Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Novel Study
Let the games begin! Games club is open for grades 5-6 on Wednesday and grades 3-4 on Thursday recesses.
Many thanks to madame Boucher for teaching students about Ste. Catherine and the French culture today
Rehearsals are in full swing – Performance dates are Wednesday, December 12, 1:00 p.m. AND Friday, December 14, 9:30 a.m.
Click here for: CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights – November 2018
St. Matthew CSS – Premier’s Award for Accepting Schools (photo left to right: Todd Lalonde (Chair), Joy Martel (Principal, St. Matthew CSS), Andrew Lovett (Vice-Principal, St. Matthew CSS), Tyler Luchuk (student), Ron Eamer (Vice-Chair), John Cameron (Director of Education)
Here are some pictures from our Scientists in School workshop today. This workshop was donated by Shauna Doyle. She is coming back to lead a different workshop for grade 2s on November 13. We are very lucky to have her. These workshops cost around $200 each!
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Click here for: PDUPL November News 2018
Click here for: Food Order January 2019
To save paper and money, we are no longer sending paper food order copies home.
Food orders can be accessed through School Cashonline.
If you are not registered through School Cashonline and need assistance registering please contact the school office.
If you do require a paper copy of the food order form, please send a note with your child to their teacher.
Ella Jarbeau is the winner of the Fire Safety Prevention Poster Contest!! She was accompanied by her sister Avery for a McDonald’s lunch on Tuesday, October 30th, where the two sisters took a ride in the FIRE TRUCK to McDonald’s as part of the prize. Congratulations Ella!!!
Click here for: CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights – October 2, 2018 (1)
Click here for info: Methods of Communicating Bus Cancellations
St. John’s School Day Schedule
8:30 am – Buses Arrive & Yard Supervision Begins
8:40 am – Classes Begin
10:10 am to 10:25 am – Morning Recess
11:25 am to 12:00 pm – Lunch Recess
12:00 pm to 12:20 pm – Transition Indoors & Students Eat Lunch
12:20 pm – Afternoon Classes Begin
2:50 pm to 3:00 pm – Afternoon Recess
3:00 pm – Dismissal
3:01 pm First Wave of Bus Departures, Arthur Street
3:05 pm Second Wave of Bus Departures, Arthur Street
Due to the multiple disruptions we’ll need to make a few changes and updates…..
Thursday Pizza Day will be moved to Monday Jan. 28
Kids who get milk will get double milk for the next 4 days beginning Friday Jan. 25
The ‘Be Holy’ Assembly for tomorrow has been re-scheduled to Fri. Feb. 22. We will add an additional assembly date in March.
We will go ahead with the GSTF fundraiser tomorrow. Dress backwards and make a $2 donation.
Click here for: January letter 2019 Loppet and Sunday Jackrabbits
We will do a backwards clothing day Friday as a GSTF fundraiser. Students can donate a Toonie or pay online and wear some (all?) of their clothes backwards.