St. Pius X Newsletter

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Welcome To St. Pius X School

St. Pius X School
140 S. Clarkson Street

Principal: Mr. John Ianni
Secretary: Ms. S. Demers
Phone: 767-3061 Fax: 768-1451

Daily Schedule

Bells rings at 9:05 to start the day.
First nutrition break is from 10:45 to 11:25
Second nutrition break is from 1:05 to 1:45
The end of the day is at 3:25.


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  • Event Dates:

    Progress Reports
    As a result of OECTA Elementary job sanctions, the due date for Progress Reports to go home has been extended to Friday, November 18th  for the same reason, Parent Teacher Interviews scheduled for November 16-17 have been postponed. 

    Date change: Anti Bullying Week is November 22nd- 25th.
    St. Pius X School is taking a Positive approach to Anti-Bullying. We are calling it Pro Friendship Week. We are teaching the students about being RESILIENT, EMPATHETIC, COMPASSIONATE and KIND.  We are going to celebrate Random Acts of Friendship.  Parent Council and our Safe and Accepting Schools Team will be developing activities for the week. Stay tuned!

    November 22 - 25
    Along with daily classroom activities, the following events will take place among the student body.
    Tuesday 22nd: Cyber bully presentation (postponed)
    Wednesday 23rd:  Wacky Sock Day. Everyone in the school is encouraged to wear different colour socks. The activity promotes uniqueness, individuality, and acceptance within the school. The different colours, designs, and lengths show that students are all different, but are all here for the same purpose, to be ourselves in an inclusive and welcoming environment. 
    Thursday 24th: Persian Day, Persians will be sold for $1.00 at the office during second nutrition break.
    Friday 25th: Dress down day, students are encouraged to wear the color blue.

    Upward Bound Program 
    We will be offering the Homework Program for students grades 4 to 6 that require a little extra help. Mrs. Michelle Elliot will be teaching the program in the school library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:35 to 5:05. The program will run from Nov. 8th to Dec 1st, /  Jan 10 to Mar 9 / Mar. 28 to May 11th. Please print and complete the attached form and return to the school or contact Ms. Demers at 767-3061 to request a copy.
    Upward Bound Registration Form Please submit before November 4th. 2016

    Parent Council Meeting
    Monday, November 7th 2016 at 6:30 in school library.

    The Dressing Room Project
    On November 18th the grade 6 female students in Mrs. Heino and Mrs. Scharf's  classes will be participating in a 90 minute workshop presented by the T. Bay District Health Unit. The workshop is focused on exploring how images in the media impact how we view ourselves and others.

    Professional Activity Day (No School)
    Monday, November 21st, 2016

    Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 at 9:30 in the school gym. All families welcomed.

    Christmas Vacation
    Saturday, December 24th, 2016 to Sunday, January 8th 2017
    Have a safe, healthy and Merry Christmas. May God Bless you and your families.

    Parent Council Meeting
    Monday, January 16th, 2017 at 6:30 in school library.

    Professional Activity Day (No School)
    Friday, January 27, 2017

    Family Day (No School)
    Monday, February 20th 2017

    Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 at 9:15 in the school gym. All families welcomed.

    March Breaks (No School)
    March 13 - 17, 2017

    Parent Council Meeting
    Monday, April 3rd, 2017 at 6:30 in school library.

    Good Friday (No School)
    Friday, April 14, 2017

    Easter Monday (No School)
    Monday, April 17, 2017

    Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 9:30 in the school gym. All families welcomed. 

    Professional Activity Day (No School)
    Friday, April 28, 2017

    CATHOLIC EDUCATION WEEK / Walking forward together.
    Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 at 9:30 in the school gym. All families welcomed.

    Parent Council Meeting
    Monday, May 8th, 2017 at 6:30 in school library.

    Victoria Day (No School)
    Monday, May 22nd, 2017

    Professional Activity Day (No School)
    Friday, June 16th, 2017

    Friday, June 30th, 2017

    School Bus Information