From the Principal

St. Paul Feast Day

Dear Parents, This coming Monday, Jan. 25th is the Feast of the conversion of St. Paul.  Normally on this Feast Day, we have a school-wide Mass, followed by a wonderful lunch as a community in the gym, and an afternoon of fun and entertainment.  Of course, this is not the case this year.  We do, […]

COVID-19 Update – January 2021

Dear St. Paul Parents, We are halfway through the school year, and I felt it was a good time to refresh everyone’s knowledge on what would happen if there was to be a COVID-19 exposure in our school.  In talking with fellow principals, the “first” exposure letter in a school always causes a certain degree […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to the St. Paul community, and I hope that the joy of Christmas brought light and love to each of your homes and hearts.  The past two weeks have hopefully allowed each of us to connect deeply with family, as we celebrated the birth of our Saviour and rang in the hope […]

A Hopeful 2021 Ahead.

Dear Parents, In my last Principal’s Message of 2020, I want to take this opportunity to extend my deep appreciation and admiration for this amazing community.  The last nine months have tested all of us, both professionally and personally.  With the combination of a respected school Safety Plan, parents and staff making good personal safety choices, […]

The Good Samaritan and the Pandemic

Today I participated in a leadership conference with all CISVA principals and our Superintendent’s office.  We are normally offsite for 3 days for this conference, but it was reduced to one virtual day this year.  The theme of the conference was Care for Self, Care for Others, and focused heavily on mental health through the theme of […]

COVID-19 Information Update – Nov. 25, 2020

Dear St. Paul Families, With three weeks left until we break for Christmas vacation, I wanted to connect with all our families to ensure we continue to stay safe and healthy in the final stretch of 2020; and what a year it’s been…  But first, I want to thank the students, the staff, and our […]

With Strength and Responsibility

Dear Parents, With the new safety restrictions in place until Nov. 23rd, we are being asked once again to continue to do our part in preventing the spread of COVID-19 in our personal and social lives. The PHO and the Ministry of Education continue to stress how important it is to keep schools open to […]