Advent Blessings – December 2018

Advent Blessings – December 2018

Sunday, December 2nd marks the beginning of Ad vent and our preparation for the birth of Christ. Our community is blessed w ith lots of talents and gifts and I invite you to make this season o ne of peace and sharing. Let us continue to work together to serve others as we continue to…

Celebrating Learning & Eternal Life – November 2018

Celebrating Learning & Eternal Life – November 2018

Our students and teachers have now completed the first two months of the school year. We have enjoyed a very busy and productive start with a wide range of activities that complement our classroom and extra-curricular activities. Events such as our school masses and prayer services, Walk-a-thon, fieldtrips, buddy activities, snail labs, soccer and volleyball…

Charitable Allowance Program Launch

Charitable Allowance Program Launch

We are introducing a Charitable Allowance Program to our students in grades 4 to 7 to empower your children to make a difference! Students will be given an allowance of $10 a month over this school year to donate to the cause of their choice using CHIMP – an online platform that makes it easy…

A Great Start – October 2018 Newsletter

A Great Start – October 2018 Newsletter

The month of September just flew by! It has been a busy time with the opening of school activities, but it is evident that the students are happy and the atmosphere in the school is one of excitement. The staff is terrific and every day I see examples of how much they care about the…

Principal’s Newsletter – September 2018

Principal’s Newsletter – September 2018

Welcome to the 2018/ 2019 school year! On behalf of our wonderful staff, I extend a warm welcome to all new and returning students and their families. A new school year brings with it renewed energy, a sense of optimism and excitement. This year’s spiritual theme is “What Do You Want of Me, Lord” and…

Uniform Orders

Uniform Orders

Dear Parents, Cambridge Uniforms has requested that families do their best to order their uniforms before August 15. As you can imagine August 15 to September 15 is the peak of their season. Although they will do their best to accommodate orders placed during this time frame, it would be greatly appreciated if orders could be placed before  August 15.…

Gr. 7 Valedictorian Speech

Gr. 7 Valedictorian Speech

Adelina: Good evening teachers, parents, staff, Father Jerry, Mr. Field and the greatest friends of all time that made this year truly magical and unforgettable. My name is Adelina Popa and this is Jai Singh and we are very grateful to be the Valedictorians of the 2016-2017 school year. Jai: The first day of school…

Gr. 6 Entrepreneur Project!

Gr. 6 Entrepreneur Project!

Over the past month, the Grade 6 students worked on something a little more ambitious and meaningful than the typical school project. Their first step was to come up with a product that they believed would appeal to their fellow students (which was the easy, creative part)! The more difficult steps followed: 1) Figuring out…

Pat Hamilton

Pat Hamilton

Surrounded by family and friends, Pat passed away on Friday, March 10, at Lions Gate Hospital, after a lengthy illness. Pat was born in Belfast, Ireland, to Brigid (nee Campbell) and Robert Hamilton. She left Belfast during what she called “The Troubles”, and had many stories about life in Northern Ireland in her youth. Pat…

I’ll Miss You St. Ed’s!

I’ll Miss You St. Ed’s!

In the Spring of 2006 I received a phone call offering me the position of principal at St.Edmund’s School. Although such an opportunity was one I had been eagerly awaiting, I could not have imagined how much this school would change my life. Being a part of this faith community has been a formative influence…