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Senator O'Connor College School is a Separate high school in the Parkwoods neighbourhood There used to be an indoor swimming pool connected to the house, but it Senator O'Connor celebrated its 50th anniversary on June 1, , with a A flexible program, it can be tailored to meet the specific needs of each . –. Fall 1. Improve consistency and quality of all recreation programs and services by .. Meet with both TBSD and TCDSB to work through details of renewed students have the opportunity to learn basic swim survival skills. project for the school year. On December 10, , the Board submitted a As there are insufficient teaching spaces at St. Fidelis to meet projected swimming pool, ground floor staff washrooms, and the east parking lot TDSB in order to update the lease terms to reflect TCDSB exclusive use of.
Offer explicit instruction and practice in appropriate use of Internet research. Technology has changed the place of writing in the social and academic worlds and will continue to expand communication in ways not even imagined today. Effective strategies to improve writing of adolescents in middle and high schools —A report to Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Alliance for Excellent Education. New York Times, Oct. Youth are leading the transition to a fully wired and mobile nation. Education indicators in Canada: Each year, our Association honours exceptional contributions by teachers in the field of literacy.
Please note that forwe are accepting nominations from all school boards in Ontario and will be selecting a total of three Reading Award winners. To qualify for this prestigious Reading Award the candidates should: Pollard is an amazing example of a caring, nurturing, dynamic and forward thinking educator.
Presentations will be made at the Reading Dinner Awards Banquet, taking place on the evening of Monday, February 9th, Click here for an easy-to-complete form Nominations in writing paper or electronic will be accepted until 5 p. They can be submitted electronically eys readingfortheloveofit. Delfino et Mme Venditti qui chantait une belle chanson de paix. A la fin, nous avons entendu une belle chanson de la chorale de Mrs. Cyril will be holding a toy drive once again this Advent season!
Students are asked to kindly donate a new, unwrapped toy beginning on December 1 until December Vincent de Paul Society. Donations of gift cards are also welcome and may be dropped off at the school office. On-line applications for registration can be completed from home, the office, a public library, or anywhere there is internet access, 24 hours a day. The on-line application also offers access to translations in different languages with built-in help functions and features.
Alternately, families may choose to register in person at our school. We will begin to accept registrations at These meetings may be scheduled on the electronic application or by calling the school. During the meeting, school staff will verify the original documentation required for registration. Applications to register children in grades other than Kindergarten can also be completed on the online S.
Visits to Brebeuf College and Loretto Abbey On November 4, our Grade 8 students had the opportunity to spend a day in one of our high schools and to reflect on their experiences: Elle est aussi une pilote militaire.
On a appris qu il prend une heure et demie pour faire le tour du monde en navette spatiale. It was a great learning experience. At Brebeuf, we learned all about the academic courses and the extra-curricular courses they have to offer. My group, containing 8 boys from St. Cyril s, 8 boys from Blessed Trinity and 10 boys from St. Kateri, went to 8 courses, each for 20 minutes.
This experience allowed me to learn about a high school that I m considering going to. I learned a lot about the good technology programs at Brebeuf, and the amazing Schisms.
The teachers at Brebeuf were caring and seemed to teach very well. Overall, I liked the experience, and I m definitely considering going to Brebeuf. By Ryan Gioiosa St.
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New parents considering St. A Welcome to Kindergarten evening will be held later in the year, date to be determined. Sports Updates As we finish the Fall months, we celebrate the efforts of our students and their coaches: In Cross Country we had over 70 runners competing at the divisional meet; 24 continued to the regional competition and 9 made it to city final! Our students placed second in our divisional meet and fourth in the regionals.
In January, we re looking forward to our students participating in hockey, basketball, and the swim team. With this newsletter, please find information regarding the swim team tryouts and practice days.
Many thanks to the staff and parent coaches that make these events possible! The classes will be sharing their videos and delivering their anti-bullying messages with the primary classes in the upcoming weeks. We will highlight the videos at our upcoming monthly assemblies. Girls Volleyball This year we were very fortunate to be a part of our girls intermediate volleyball team and to have our two amazing coaches, Mr. Our girls won the intermediate divisional meet at Monseigneur de Charbonnel!.
The girls carried on to the regionals meet held at Senator O Connor College School where we placed fourth out of eight other schools. This journey would not have been possible without every person who tried out for the team and the students and teachers who helped make our practices possible. We d like to thank everyone who contributed to the team s success this year. Finally without the help of the boys intermediate volleyball team we wouldn t have been able to be such a good team.
The children enjoyed learning about magnets with the many hands on activities from the Scientists in Schools presentation: Magnet Magic on Friday, November 6 th. Thank you again to all of our parent volunteers who made it such a successful morning!
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The children also really enjoyed creating and extending patterns with loose parts as well as with paint, and learning to identify 2 Dimensional les figures planes and 3 Dimensional shapes les solides. They explored and used a variety of materials and tools to create art pieces such as loose parts, their fingers and leaves.
We have begun to get ready for our Kindergarten Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 10 th at 10am learning 2 beautiful French songs welcoming baby Jesus into our hearts. We look forward to seeing our families there!!! Les feuilles d un livre et les feuilles d un arbre!
The pages of a book and the pages leaves of a tree! What a pleasure to lay down in one and look at the other! Feeling ones and flipping the others.
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The pleasure of loving books and learning French happens in the classroom and everywhere around the school. The trees give us both: So we are learning to love and respect both. Cleaning and cataloguing have been a priority in order to make the library a comfortable space, and to optimize the number of books available for the students to borrow.
All of the adopted books have been catalogued and have been borrowed by their adopters first.