Bobcat Weekly Update – September 27-October 1

“I Can & I Will”

  • Monday 27-Reminder for Intermediates trying out for sports to bring in signed permission forms. You only need to do the concussion form once per year. Boys Volleyball and Girls Volleyball start this week.
  • Tuesday 28- Happy Tuesday!!
  • Wednesday 29- Please wear blue, yellow or Bobcat spirit wear!!
  • Thursday 30-National Day for Truth & Reconciliation – Please wear orange.
  • Friday 1-Boys and Girls participate in Three Pitch Tournaments. We will be looking for volunteer drivers. 

*We will continue to review Fire Drill, Lockdown and Tornado Drills

We would like to welcome Miss Julia Soares to the Kindergarten team and Mr. Kelly as our Itinerant Health Teacher (until November). 

Our Catholic Faith Community:

  • Father Joe has St Patrick’s parish has let us know that Confirmation will happen for the current Grade 8 students on Tuesday, October 26 at 7 pm. His Excellency Wayne Lobsinger, the Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Hamilton will do the Sacrament of Confirmation. Please complete the form that was sent home asap. We are expecting that each confirmed is able to bring five guests to the Mass.
  • Our Grade 4s will be having their Bible Celebration with their classmates and Father Joe on Wednesday, October 20th.
  • Information about the First Communion and Confirmation for this school year will be coming in the new year.

Communication

  • It is super important that you call and leave a detailed message if your child will be absent or late. 
  • Thank you to everyone who donated a toonie for Terry through Cash Online. 
  • We will be looking for input regarding t-shirt size for each and every Bobcat!

COVID Protocols

  • We are all doing a fabulous job adhering to the guidelines and keeping each other safe.
  • Please continue to do the COVID screening each morning.

School Verification Forms & Cash Online:

  • We are looking at brining back hot meals and pizza in October. You must be signed up for Cash Online to order.

Important Dates

  • September 30- National Truth & Reconciliation Day- Please wear orange
  • October 5 – 6-7 pm Catholic School Advisory Council #1 
  • October 6- SEAC meeting with guest speaker Michael Jacques
  • October 8- PD Day- no school for students
  • October 11- Thanksgiving – no school for all
  • October 20 – Grade 4 Bible Celebration
  • October 26 – Confirmation for this year’s Grade 8s at St Patrick’s Church