Grade 8 Parent Information Evening

On Wednesday November 5, at 7PM, Grade 8 students and their parents are invited to learn more about the great opportunities St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School has to offer – from academics and trades to sports, music and art. Our parent information night includes a special presentation about the high school, its programs and the registration process. Both parents and their children can also tour the school and ask the principal and teachers more about programs and other opportunities. … Continue reading

Bus Route 208 & 209 Changes

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ATTENTION PARENTS OF ST. THOMAS AQUINAS STUDENTS ON BUS ROUTE: #208 & 209 Due to an overload of students on bus route # 208 & 209 a new bus route has been added to elevate the problem. The students on the list am and pm will start on Monday November 03/14. The information will be on the website after 12:00 pm on Friday October 31st, 2014. The students on Route 208 and Route 209 – as of Monday November 03/14 their Routes will start 5 minutes later. This information will also be available on the website after 12:00 pm on … Continue reading

Academic Awards Ceremony

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On Wednesday November 5, 2014, St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School will be holding its Academic Awards Ceremony at 9:25 AM in the gymnasium. The Ceremony will recognize those students who were the highest achievers in their individual subjects and grade. The academic accomplishments of those students who earned Honour Roll status (overall average at or above 80%) on the June 2013 final report card will also be recognized. Finally, we will recognize those students who have made special and extraordinary contributions to the Aquinas community.

Renewed Values Statement

We are pleased to announce that the Halton Catholic District School Board Trustees approved a renewed Values statement for our school district. In June 2010, the Halton Catholic District School Board approved its current multi-year plan, Fulfilling the Promise: Strategic Directions for 2010-2015. The Board of Trustees will soon undertake the development of the next multi-year plan, which will outline our strategic directions moving forward, beyond 2015. One of the first components of the strategic planning process was to review the Board’s Mission, Vision, and Values, which form the basis of the multi-year strategic plan. This exercise was undertaken last … Continue reading

2015 St. Andrew’s Parish Photo Directory

In 2015 St. Andrew Parish will celebrate 175 years since it’s founding in 1840. To commemorate this event the parish has arranged for a photo album/ directory of all parish families to be prepared at no cost to the parish or the parishioners. This will also be a record of some of the celebrations during the 175th year. PLEASE HELP US MAKE THE PHOTO DIRECTORY / ALBUM AS COMPLETE AS POSSIBLE and HELP BUILD THE COMMUNITY OF ST. ANDREW PARISH WE NEED EVERYONE TO PARTICIPATE AND EVERYONE IS WELCOME. Families must pre – book appointments for a photo session at … Continue reading

Catholic Parent Involvement Committee (CPIC) Webinar

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CPIC is pleased to announce that registration is now open for our next online webinar, College of Teachers Public Awareness Initiative, on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. The Ontario College of Teachers regulates the teaching profession in the public interest. Michael Salvatori, CEO and Registrar, will discuss the College’s Public Awareness Initiative, its mandate and the free resources they provide parents. To register for this webinar: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/974785358 … Continue reading

Wear it Pink!

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On Thursday October 23, we raised $1406.30 from our Pink Civvies Day. All proceeds are going to support the Wellspring Cancer Rehabilitation Centre, Oakville. Thank you to everyone who came out and donned some pink for a very worthwhile cause.

Math Contests

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The Math Contest sign-up for the 2014/2015 school year are open. Consider signing up and take the challenge! The first contest is on November 20 and the deadline for registration is Wed. Nov. 5, 2014. Click this link to take you to the sign-up page. http://goo.gl/kacVaJ … Continue reading