School News & Announcements

Report Cards/Parent Teacher Interviews

posted Feb 5, 2018, 12:24 PM by Linda Ladouceur

Report cards go home on Monday, February 12th and we will hold Parent Teacher Interviews on Thursday,February 15th from 4 to 7:00 p.m. Parents are encouraged to request an interview to address any questions or concerns. Please call the school to arrange an interview time.

Diefenbooker Challenge: Help us Lead in Literacy

posted Feb 5, 2018, 12:23 PM by Linda Ladouceur   [ updated Feb 5, 2018, 12:36 PM ]

Organizers of the Diefenbooker Run have included a new program to encourage school participation.  A trophy and a cash prize of $2000 will be awarded to the school that has the largest percentage of its population participate in the Diefenbooker either in an event or as a volunteer.

Training Program: When slightly warmer weather arrives a Run/Walk student training club will take place at the school.  In our community, the Diefenbooker Committee is sponsoring a 10 week Walking and  Running Clinic. Check our school website for details.

We Can Do This! The 22nd annual Diefenbooker Race takes place on Saturday May 5, 2018. Mark the date and help St. Michael’s compete in this great opportunity to enrich our literacy resources

Magazine and Cookie Dough Fundraiser

posted Feb 5, 2018, 12:22 PM by Linda Ladouceur

Thank you to all who purchased items last year, this was a great success. We are offering the same this month. Your children will come home with information on Tuesday, February 20th. Our campaign will run until the end of  March Break.

Hot Food and Milk

posted Feb 5, 2018, 12:21 PM by Linda Ladouceur

The new term for Hot Lunch and Milk will begin after March Break.  If you would like to order, please go onto School Cash On-Line and order by March 18th.  This is the final term that will go until the end of the school year.

Hot Dog Day

posted Feb 5, 2018, 12:20 PM by Linda Ladouceur

This month’s School Council Hot Dog Day is on February 8th.  Please go to School Cash On-Line  by Feb. 6th, if you would like to order Hot Dogs.

Scholastic order due by Feb. 9th

posted Feb 2, 2018, 8:44 AM by Linda Ladouceur

Free Ski Pass at Mount Pakenham

posted Jan 15, 2018, 1:02 PM by Linda Ladouceur

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We have been given a free open ski pass that has been made out to our school that can be used by any staff or student for this ski year.  If you would like to take advantage of this great opportunity, please call the school and book a day or evening.

Hot Dog Day and School Council Meeting

posted Jan 15, 2018, 1:01 PM by Linda Ladouceur

School Council is hosting a Hot Dog day for us every month.  Please go onto School Cash Online to order at least 2 days before the date, so they will know how many to purchase.  Here are the dates for the Hot Dog Days (all Thursdays):  January 18, February 8, March 8, April 12, and May 10th.  As Thursdays are the days the Grades 7 & 8 are allowed to go to the Harbour Store, on these weeks, their store day will be moved to Friday.

A reminder that our next School Council Meeting is Thursday, January 25th in the Learning Commons.  Everyone is welcome!

Register your Child for Kindergarten Welcome

posted Jan 15, 2018, 1:00 PM by Linda Ladouceur

Children who will be 4 years old by December 31st are eligible to start Kindergarten in September of the same calendar year.  You can register at any time, but this week, January 15 to 19 is dedicated as Kindergarten Registration Week, so come by and visit our school to register!

Children who are baptized Catholic, or have a parent who is Catholic, are automatically eligible for registration. Non-Catholic children will be welcomed on a space availability basis. At this time, there is space available in all of our elementary schools. Our secondary schools are always open to ALL students.  Please tell your friends and neighbours.

Christmas Concert

posted Dec 4, 2017, 12:19 PM by Linda Ladouceur

All families are invited to join us for a Christmas Concert on Wednesday, December 20th at 6:30 p.m. in the gym. Please come early enough to check out our Silent Auction consisting of our Classroom Baskets and Mount Pakenham Ski Passes. This is an excellent fundraiser for our school as well as a great opportunity for you to do some Christmas shopping.

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