Raccoon Rabies Information

Rabies is a fatal disease that affects the central nervous system of warm blooded animals, including humans.  The virus spreads through exposure to saliva from infected animals – bites, scratches, or licks on broken skin or mucous membranes such as eyes or mouth.  After someone is exposed to rabies, timely administration of rabies treatment can prevent rabies infection as it is only effective if administered before any symptoms occur. The Health Department is remind the community to: avoid unfamiliar cats and dogsnot pet, feed, or touch sick or dead animals and to observe wild animals from a distancewash animal bites … Continue reading

Keeping Christ in Christmas – Vote Now!

The submission period is now closed, and we are excited to announce that a judging panel narrowed down the entries. Elementary and secondary finalist entries are now available online for viewing, as part of the voting process. Voting will take place until Friday, December 14, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.  You Be the Judge! For more information, and to vote for your favourite entries, please visit our website. Thank you for your continued support and participation in the contest! … Continue reading

SafeArrival Student Absence Reporting is Here!

We are pleased to announce that as of Monday, November 5, 2018, our school has moved to a new automated student attendance management system called SafeArrival, offered through SchoolMessenger®, the company that hosts our parent notification system. The SafeArrival system is available 24/7, allowing you to report your child’s absence in one of three ways: using the SchoolMessenger® mobile appby logging into the SchoolMessenger®  web siteby calling into an interactive toll-free phone line Learn more about how to report your child’s absence. Click on the FAQ for more information about how to use the new SafeArrival student attendance management system. The … Continue reading

Keeping Christ in Christmas Student Contest!

With Christmas just around the corner, the Halton Catholic District School Board will once again be running its Keeping Christ in Christmas student contest! This year, the contest will be open for entries fromNovember 9 through December 2, 2018. Students are asked to submit work that best describes the theme of the contest, Keeping Christ in Christmas, and highlight in their individual submissions how we can all do our part to Keep Christ in Christmas. Students may submit entries in the following four (4) categories: Traditional artwork (drawing, painting, photography, collage, sculpture, 3D model, etc.)Original songShort video (no longer than 3 minutes)NEW THIS YEAR! ~ Short story or … Continue reading