Bulldog Bulletin #5

St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Elementary School

January School Newsletter


December in Review:

December 5 – Advent & Christmas Mass – We were happy to see so many parents and grandparents join us!

December 5 – D Team Volleyball Tournament – our Gr. 6 & 7 boys placed second in this fun, one-day tournament!

December 13- School-wide Games Afternoon (for fundraising more than $9000 school-wide).  Our students participated in a fun, half-day games day as a ‘thank you’ for their fundraising work.

December 13 – Thank you to all the families who participated in our Angel Tree program!

December 19 – Annual St. Kateri Christmas Concert – First of all…thank you to the students and staff members who made our annual Christmas Concert such a success!  Special mention to our lead organizers, Mrs. Vermeersch and Mrs. Haffner.  Second, thank you to our families for supporting this special event.  The gym was at capacity for the show that celebrated the most special time of the year – the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ!


January 2020:

January 6 – Happy New Year and Welcome Back!

January 8 – New Year Liturgy in our gym @ 12:30 p.m.  As always, parents and families are welcome to join us.

January 13 – WLU Concussion Presentation for Gr. 4-8 students.  An informative presentation for our students in our gymnasium.

January 14 – Dental Screening for JK, SK and Gr. 2 students

January 24 – PA Day (no school for students)

January 28 – The Umbrella Project Presentation for Parents – 6:30 p.m. @ St. Aloysius School.  We have partnered with our neighbor, St. Al’s, for this informative talk by Dr. Jen, the founder of The Umbrella Project.

January 29 – Bell Let’s Talk Day – let’s continue to raise awareness and combat stigma surrounding mental illness in Canada.

January 31 – Jersey Day – students…wear your favorite athletic jersey!

An important reminder for parents:

  • If you are dropping off or picking up your child – before school, after school, or during school hours – please do not us the YMCA Daycare Parking Lot, unless you have a YMCA Parking Pass