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Welcome to St. Margaret School

St. Margaret School          

St. Margaret Sabre Cats

May's Virtue of the Month: COMPASSION 

Principal:Mrs. Jackie Fredrickson

89 Clayte Street

Thunder Bay, Ontario

P7A 6S4


Our School is a Living School


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  • Upcoming Events:

    MAY 2nd- Mercy that Welcomes

    MAY 3rd- Mercy that Loves

    MAY 3rd- Lakehead University ActiveU Program with gr. 4 - 6s a.m.

    MAY 4th- Mercy that Forgives- Catholic Education Week Prayer Service 11:30 at St. Margaret's Church

    MAY 5th- Mercy that lives the Gospel

    MAY 6th- Mercy that Rejoices

    MAY 6th- gr. 1 - 6 classes will travel to St. Patrick's High School to view   The Little Mermaid Musical Play

    MAY 8th- Mother's Day

    MAY 10th- SMS Gr. 6 students will travel to Bishop Gallagher for a school tour

    MAY 13th- Professional Development Day- no classes for students

    MAY 17th- ICraze Presentation to Gr. 5 students relating to technology and Lakehead Conservation Presentation for the gr. 3s and 4s 

    MAY 23rd Victoria Day- HOLIDAY

    MAY 25th - 31st Junior EQAO for our gr. 6 class


    *Pizza days are every Tuesday- $2.50 per slice from Gino's Pizza, COUPONS for pizza are sold through Cash On-Line or through the office for $25.00 for 10 slices

    *Milk is also available every day- COUPONS for milk are sold through Cash On-Line or at the office for $8.00 for 10 cartons or for $15.00 for 20 cartons.

    NRP- Neighbourhood Recreation Program run by the City of Thunder Bay's Parks and Rec. Department is a program for students in grades 1 -6, running every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in our school gym from 3:25 until 6:30 p.m. You must register with the City Parks and Recreation Department before your child attends the program.

     Upward Bound does not run during December but will resume in the new year. This free assistance with homework program runs on most Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Students must register to participate. Please see the office for more information and a registration form.


    MORNING Safety
    Do not send or drop off your children to school before 8:45 in the morning as the school is not open for students at that time, and the school yards are unsupervised until 8:45.

    Kiss and Ride opens at 8:35, and students dropped off between 8:35 - 8:45 at Kiss and Ride are supervised outside in the Kiss and Ride Area, by our Kiss and Ride staff, until yard supervision begins at 8:45. Thank you for your anticipated cooperation in this important matter.

    The school day begins at 9:05 and ends at 3:25 with:

    1st Nutrition Break running from 10:45-11:25 and

    2nd Nutrition Break running from 1:05-1:45.

    For a guide to Ontario Legislation covering the release of Student’s personal information go to: