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Week of February 19 – 23

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend! It appears that the winter weather has returned for this week. Please make sure that your child is prepared for outdoor play at [...]

Week of February 12 – 16

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you all had a wonderful long weekend and had the opportunity to spend some time together as a family on this beautiful Family Day! This week we will begin a new [...]

Week of February 5 – 9

Hello Grade One Families! Here we are in February already and fast approaching the 100th day of school! This week the Grade Ones wrote wonderful paragraphs about why St. Paul is a great school. They [...]

Week of January 29 – February 2

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend and that the sunshine comes back soon! Please note the following for this week: Monday no school Tuesday school resumes at 8:45am [...]

Week of January 22 – 26

Hello Grade One Families! We had another wonderful week in Grade One and everyone is working so hard to share their ideas and be a good classmate. Next week will be a busy one at the school! We will [...]

Week of January 15 – 19

Hello Grade One Families! It was so wonderful to see all of the students this past week! They had many stories to share about the holidays and then got right back into the classroom routines and [...]

Week of January 8 – 12

Hello Grade One Families! Happy New Year! I hope that you all had a joyful Christmas season filled with moments to treasure. May 2018 be filled with faith, family and friends! During January and [...]

The Holidays Have Arrived!

Wishing everyone a Christmas season filled with love, joy and peace! See you on January 8, 2018 (but let’s not think about that now!)

Week of December 18 – 22

Hello Grade One Families! We have come to the third week of Advent – the week of joy! The pink candle is lit to remind us of the joy of the coming of the Lord. We are called to let the joy of [...]

Week of December 11 – 15

Hello Grade One Families! The excitement of the Advent season is definitely filling the classroom and the school now! Our class welcomed guests from the evaluation team to our morning prayer on both [...]

Week of December 4 – 8

Hello Grade One Families! We had a beautiful beginning to the season of Advent today with the Assembly led by students in Grades Four and One. As the children know, this is a liturgical season with a [...]

Week of November 27 – December 1

Hello Grade One Families! This Sunday we celebrate the Feast of Christ the King! It marks the end of Ordinary Time and the Liturgical Year. Next week we will begin the season of Advent – a [...]

Week of November 20 – 24

Hello Grade One Families! Last week was very short, but we had fun and the students worked very hard. They are very excited about outer space right now and have many “I wonder…” [...]

November 15 – 17

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you all had an enjoyable long weekend. Please note the following for our very short school week ahead: Wednesday school resumes at 8:45am PE class Thursday [...]

Week of November 6 – 10

Hello Grade One Families! It was a busy and exciting week in Grade One! We started the week by moving to new home tables, celebrated Halloween on Tuesday, had a visit with Fr. Mark to learn about All [...]

Week of October 30 – November 3

Hello Grade One Families! Happy Sunday! What a beautiful autumn day! It was such a pleasure to have the opportunity to meet with all of you on Friday. Thank-you for sharing your stories, perspectives [...]

Week of October 23 – 27

Hello Grade One Families! Teachers, teachers everywhere! I was privileged to attend a teachers’ conference today with thousands of other teachers from across the province. Having a new [...]

Week of October 16 – 20

Hello Grade One Families! Last week was a short week, but filled with learning and fun! After Music class on Tuesday, the students collected data about their favourite instruments in the Music room [...]

Week of October 9 – 13

Hello Grade One Families! Happy Thanksgiving! I hope that you all have a wonderful long weekend with the opportunity to spend time with family and friends. Our Lord has truly blessed us and we praise [...]

Week of October 2 – 6

Hello Grade One Families! Welcome to October! It was wonderful getting to know the students over the month of September and I am looking forward to this new month as the students continue to learn [...]

Week of September 25 – 29

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend! I am looking forward to this week and continuing to explore our units of study with the children. I enjoy listening to their [...]

Week of September 18 – 22

Hello Grade One Families! This week we will have our first fully scheduled week of Grade One! Everyone is back from Outdoor Ed. and all of the specialist subjects will be up and running. Grade One PE [...]

Week of September 11 – 15

Hello Grade One Families! Wow! The first week of school just flew by! I think that the students in Grade One did an amazing job of transitioning to the new routines of Grade One. They are locker [...]

Welcome to Grade One!

Hello Grade One Families! Welcome to a new school year! As I said in my welcome letter sent earlier this week, I am very much looking forward to working with both the children and their families in [...]

Weekly Sharing Assignment

Each week students will have the opportunity to share something special from home. It can be a toy, a treasure, something they have made, or a photo of something from home (such as a bike) or a special event. After your child has chosen what they will share, they will write four sentences about it […]