OSSLT – Tuesday April 10 – SPECIAL SCHEDULE

April 6 2018 Dear Parents/Guardians: On Tuesday April 10, 2018, the compulsory Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) will be written by over one third of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School students. It is a requirement that all students successfully complete (pass) this test in order to receive their Ontario Secondary School Diploma. The first opportunity for students to write the OSSLT is in grade 10. In order to support a testing atmosphere conducive to maximizing student success and minimizing distractions, we will be revising the school day schedule on April 10th as follows: Students who are not involved … Continue reading

Exam and Culminating Review – Thursday February 1

Dear Parents/Guardians, To better support authentic feedback, STA will offer students two specific opportunities over the course of the day to find their teacher and to review their final exam/culminating assessments. Using the schedule below, students will meet their teacher, and review their final assessments; students will not be permitted to take pictures or remove final assessments from the classroom. During a student’s scheduled “lunch time”, students are asked to ensure that lockers are cleaned out, books are returned to the library, and text books are returned to the main office. Additionally, please note, staff will be unavailable for student … Continue reading

Transportation/Bussing Information

Student transportation eligibility information will be available by visiting Haltonbus.ca and click on ‘Am I Eligible for Transportation?’ to find out if your child will be eligible for transportation to their designated secondary school. Parents are reminded that they will need their child’s Ontario Education Number (OEN) to access the secure parent portal.

Grade 9 and New Student Orientation Information Package

All Grade 9 students and other students new to St. Thomas Aquinas are invited to an orientation session on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

New students were mailed an information package in the summer. If you did not receive the package, please click on the links below to view the contents of the information package.

Welcome Letter

Daily Schedule

Board Mission Statement

School Philosophy

Important Dates

Attendance Policy

Anaphylaxis and Allergy Information

We look forward to meeting all our new students on Wednesday August 31 and welcoming back all our returning students on Tuesday September 5.