School News & Announcements

Photo Retakes - Monday, October 23

posted by Kathrine Kingham

Students who require a photo retake, or who did not get their student photo taken will have the opportunity to do so on Monday, October 23.  Original photo packages must be returned.  Additional order forms can be picked up in the office.

College/University Application & OSAP Info Night

posted Oct 17, 2017, 11:52 AM by Kathrine Kingham

St. Peter will be hosting a meeting for parents of grade 11 & 12 students to provide information around the process for college and university applications and the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP).  This meeting will be led by our Student Services staff.  As well, there will be representation from Carleton University, Ottawa University and Algonquin College.  In addition, a representative from the financial aid office from Algonquin will be speaking in general about the new OSAP changes.

When: Thursday November 9th, 2017

Time: 7:00pm-8:00pm

Where: Learning Commons

We would appreciate it if you you complete this link if you are planning on attending so we can plan adequately.  

CSPA presents:

posted Oct 17, 2017, 11:46 AM by Kathrine Kingham

Special Education and Your Child - Workshops for Parents of Children with Special Needs

Workshop session descriptions: you may choose 2 options from sessions 1 - 4 (each is 1-hour in length) or choose only #5 (2-hour session)
1. Social Emotional Learning (SEL) strategies & SEL language​ in the classrooms
2. Deep Learning: learning environments for students with special needs
3. Individualized Education Plans (IEP’s) - Unlocking the Curriculum
4. Literacy and Numeracy for Students with ADHD
5. Assistive Technology (2-hour session)

Register Now:
Monday, November 6, 2017
6:30 - 9:00 PM
Notre Dame High School
710 Broadview Ave

Advocating for Your Child with Special Needs
Would you like to learn how to advocate more effectively for your child with special needs?
Louise McGoey, former chair of the Ottawa Catholic SEAC (Special Education Advisory Committee), will provide participants with strategies for effective advocacy. Learn about the importance of knowing what your goals are for your child, how to communicate effectively with school and board staff and how to prepare for productive meetings. Presented by SEAC and CSPA.

Register Now:
Thursday, November 30, 2017
7:00 - 8:45 PM
Thomas D’Arcy McGee Catholic School
635 La Vérendrye Dr, Gloucester

IEPs distributed Tuesday, October 17

posted Oct 13, 2017, 10:30 AM by Kathrine Kingham

IEPs will be distributed for those students who are on an Individual Education Plan, on Tuesday, October 17.

Provincial Water Flushing Standards

posted Oct 13, 2017, 7:28 AM by Kathrine Kingham

Over the course of this summer, all 1,173 of our designated water fixtures (89 schools) were sampled and tested and only 27 (2.3%) exceeded the Provincial Standards on the flushed sample. All of the designated fixtures at our school passed. For more information, please click here.

Take our Kids to Work Day - November 1

posted Oct 12, 2017, 6:24 AM by Kathrine Kingham

All grade 9 students will be participating in the annual Take our Kids to Work Day on November 1st. Students have received information in classroom visits and have been provided permission forms. Please sign and return permission forms by Tuesday Oct. 24th. Additional information and extra permission forms can be found here

HS Letters of Concern & Interviews

posted Oct 10, 2017, 12:01 PM by Kathrine Kingham   [ updated Oct 11, 2017, 4:57 AM ]

High School Letters of Concern will be sent home via email on Thursday, October 12. These letters will be sent to the parents/guardians of at-risk and struggling students. 

Parent Teacher Interviews take place the following week on Thursday, October 19 beginning at 2:40 pm. For teacher online booking links, please click here. In order to provide sufficient opportunity to prepare for your interview, please ensure all bookings have been made prior to 12pm on the day of the interview.

25th Anniversary/Opening Mass - Thursday, October 5

posted Oct 4, 2017, 10:11 AM by Kathrine Kingham   [ updated Oct 5, 2017, 4:45 AM ]

Thursday, October 5 at 9:00 AM, we will be celebrating our Opening Mass that also marks the 25th Anniversary of the opening of St. Peter and our Thanksgiving Holiday. Due to the rain, the mass will now be held in the caf-gym @ 9:00am for Grades 8, 10, & 12 students.  Grades 7, 9 & 11 students will celebrate mass at a later date.  Parents are still welcome to join us.

Photo Day - September 18 & 19

posted Sep 15, 2017, 8:03 AM by Kathrine Kingham

PHOTO DAY IS COMING!  Students in Grades 7, 8 & 9 will be photographed on Monday, September 18.  Students in Grades 10, 11 & 12 and any student absent on Monday will be photographed on Tuesday, September 19.  If you are planning to buy a photo package, you MUST bring the completed order form and payment to the photographer at the time of having your photo taken.  Orders can be placed online in advance.

Parent Council Meeting, Tuesday, September 12

posted Sep 11, 2017, 5:42 AM by Kathrine Kingham

St. Peter CHS Parent Council will hold their first meeting and elections on Tuesday, September 12 at 6:30pm in the school library.  New members are welcome!

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