August 29, 2019 Weekly Parent Memo

I hope you are all having wonderful summer break.  Please take note of the following important information:

  • September 3 – First Day of School
    • School starts @ 8:55 am
    • Welcome Back Assembly in the Gym for all Students @ 9 am
    • Dismissal for all Students @ 2:05 pm
    • Please ensure that your Child has a lunch
    • Kindergarten Parents Meeting @ 6:30 pm in the Music Room (PARENTS ONLY)
    •  All Kindergarten Parents should refer to the Gradual Entry Schedule provided by the Teachers for the beginning of Sept. (Please refer to the Package handed out at the May Meeting)
    • PLEASE NOTE THAT THE WALK-A-THON SIGN-UP SHEETS WILL BE POSTED AT THE NORTH ENTRANCE OF THE SCHOOL (The Doors where the Students enter from in the Morning)
  • September 3 – The TAC Program (After School Care Club) begins @ 2:15 pm for the First Day (Please refer to Mrs. Auld`s email for details)
  • September 3/4/5 – Gym Strip Sales in the Gym (Tues from 2:30 to 3 pm / Wed from 3 to 3:30 pm / Thurs 3 to 3:30 pm)
  • September 4 – Full Day of School (School starts @ 8:55 am & ends @ 2:55 pm)
  • September 4 – All Extra-Curricular Sports Program Notices will be distributed
  • September 5 – School Mass @ 9:15 am in the Church
  • September 6 – Professional & Faith Development Day for the Staff (No Classes)
  • September 9 – All Extra- Curricular Sports Programs Begin (See Mrs. Crescenzo  & Mr. Alberti`s Memo`s for details)
  • September 11 – Holy Cross Annual Walk-a-thon Kick-off Assembly & Information Sheets will be sent home (Titan`s Walk-a-thon will take place on Oct. 11)
  • September 11– Annual Holy Cross, “Meet the Teachers Night”
    • Gr. 7 Camp Information Meeting @ 6:30 pm for Gr.7 Parents in the Gr. 7 Class
    • Gr. 6 HPV Vaccine Information Meeting for Parents of Gr. 6 Girls @ 6:30 pm in the Gr. 6 Class
    • General Meeting @ 7 pm in the Gym for all Parents
    • Meet the Teachers Session # 1 @ 7:35 pm (In your Child`s Classroom)
    • Meet the Teachers Session # 1 repeated @ 8:10 pm for Parents with Children in other grades
  • September 18 – Hot Lunch Program begins (More details will be forthcoming in the next few weeks)

**Please mark down the dates of our School Fundraisers this year (Annual Walk-a-thon on Friday, Oct. 11/ PSG Annual Parents “Halloween” Dinner & Dance on Saturday, Oct. 26 / Holy Cross Pub Night Dinner & Dance on Saturday, Feb. 8/  School Family Picnic on Sunday, May 31) **Please note the Holy Cross Annual Parish Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, May 8.

**Please mark down the dates of our Vacation Breaks this year (Christmas Break starts @ Noon on Dec. 20 to Jan. 6, when School re-opens @ 8:55 am / Spring Break starts on Mar. 13 @ 5 pm to Mar. 30, when School re-opens @ 8:55am / Easter Weekend starts on Apr. 9 @ Noon to Apr. 14, when School re-opens at 8:55 am / Last Day of School on June 25)

**Please mark down the dates of our Professional Days this year (Sept. 6  – Full Day / Nov. 22 – Full Day /  Feb. 13 & 14 – Catholic Educators Conference Full Days / Feb. 17 Provincial Family Day Holiday / Feb. 18 – Full Day / May 8 – Half Day / May 15 – Full Day / June 8 – Half Day / June 24 – Half Day)

**Please note that this year we will continue to ask all our Students, to bring home the entire contents of their Lunch Bags at the end of each day. This initiative is to increase School-wide awareness of Recycling & Respecting Our Environment.

 Looking forward to another memorable year with great anticipation,

Mr. Dino Alberti

2019-08-29T15:41:52-08:00