Year: 2018

October Is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month

October is LD Awareness Month!

Throughout October, the Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario will be marking LD Awareness month with community events. This month, the focus is on raising awareness and reducing stigma to allow people with Learning Disabilities to get the supports they need to reach their full potential. The LDAO’s hope is to see Ontario as the leader ... Continue reading "October Is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month"

Parenting Presentation at St. Brother Andre

The St. Brother Andre Catholic School Council invites you to a free presentation for parents featuring Louisa Jewell, founder of the Canadian Positive Psychology Association. The presentation is called: The Science of Well-Being and Raising Resilient Children.

The presentation will take place on Saturday, October 20, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, at St. Brother Andre Catholic High School, which ... Continue reading "Parenting Presentation at St. Brother Andre"

Our Catholic School Council This Year

Council Executive 2018-2019

Rose Polak                                   Principal

Angela Taylor-Bennett         Vice Principal

Sherri Kovacs                              Co-Chair

Stephanie Lawrence                 Co-Chair

Michelle Felip                              Treasurer

Sharon Grandison                      Secretary

Cheling Ng                                    Secretary

Michelle Cengarle                      Teacher Representative



EQAO Results

Dear Parents / Guardians of Grades 4 and 7 Students,

As you know, your child participated in the province-wide EQAO (Education Quality and Accountability Office) testing for Grades 3 and 6 students which was conducted last Spring.  Your child’s results on this assessment have been sent home. A copy is also filed in his/her Ontario Student Record. Please note that your child’s results ... Continue reading "EQAO Results"

Active School Travel. Move more, move better.

What is Active School Travel?

You may have heard the terms Active Travel, Active School Travel, Active Transportation or Sustainable Transportation before. What do these terms mean?

Active School Travel is the use of any form of human-powered travel, such as walking or wheeling (including cycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or using a wheelchair) to get to and from school or to the ... Continue reading "Active School Travel. Move more, move better."