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Updates:

  1. Please check the OPTIS system to register for an appointment with your child’s teacher.
  2. The Scholastic Book Fair is next week. Tuesday, Nov 26, 9am-3pm. Wednesday, Nov 27, 9am-3pm. Thursday, Nov 28, 9am-7pm
  3. Early school closure on Thursday, Nov 28 due to parent-teacher conferences
  4. Please view this memo re: school Council Parent Representatives

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Hello Everyone,

  • Please remember to bring a recess and lunch for your child.
  • Get to know our school by accessing our website and following us on Twitter @holyfamilysch02.
  • Please keep in mind we have students/staff with allergies so NO peanuts/nuts/kiwi/fish/egg (products containing egg as an ingredient are okay)
  • Bus Routes HFS

Volunteer Tea 2018

So many people come together to lend a hand at École Holy Family School and yesterday we wanted to extend our sincere appreciation to our many volunteers. It was very important for us that we say, “thank you.”

WE Walk for Water

WE Walk for Water

As part of our School Development Plan for this school year, our CARE Committee has organized a walk for all students. This is to raise student awareness of the desperate need for clean water in some parts of the world where women and children must spend hours each day gathering and carrying water. This prevents these children from attending school.

This initiative, called WE Walk for Water, is part of a global campaign to raise both awareness and funds for the provision of clean water for those who don’t have it. We feel it is important as educators to teach our students a sense of compassion and citizenship. We are asking for each child to bring a donation of a toonie for this important cause.

A brief assembly for students was held on Wed., May 30, 2018 to present this school project and the reason for it. A list of relevant teaching resources has been shared with teachers so that they can explore the concept further in their classrooms with their students.

Submitted by Mrs. Baker

Family Fun Night 2018! Fantastic!

Ms. Roule, Physical Education teacher, would like to thank the following Family Fun Night presenters: Clay Cafe Avalon, Let’s Talk Science, Manuels River,  Mark Bailey (Magic Show)Patti Crewe (Jazz) and Mitchell Lawlor (Sketching). Everyone had a good time.