Bulldog Bulletin – Week of June 7, 2021


Parents – We Want to Hear From You!  St. Kateri Thought Exchange – June 7-14

Parents – please join the conversation as we begin planning for the 2021-2022 school year.


“What are the most important things the St. Kateri staff can do to support the learning & well-being of students in the 2021-2022 school year.”


To participate click: https://my.thoughtexchange.com/scroll/895090417/welcome…   The survey is open from June 7-14.

Please keep thoughts/comments polite and respectful and please do not name individual staff members in your thoughts.

Please be sure to read and ‘star’ the comments of others too!


Join the St. Kateri RELAY for LIFE Team

Canadian Cancer Society Fundraiser


Every school in the St. Mary’s FOS has agreed to put together a team to participate in the Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life this year.  We would like to invite our St. Kateri families to join our fundraising team and participate in the Relay for Life!  Some of our classes will participate in a virtual Relay for Life the week of June 7th, and we would like to invite and encourage the greater St. Kateri Community to participate on the actual event scheduled for Saturday, June 12th.  If your family is in a position to make a donation please do so here  Relay For Life at WCDSB (Waterloo Catholic District School Board): Team List – Relay For Life (cancer.ca)  under the team name St. Kateri, of course


Summer Learning Opportunities Offered by Waterloo Catholic DSB

Waterloo Catholic District School Board is committed to supporting your child’s continued learning.  In July and August this year, there are a number of learning options available for elementary and secondary students that will ignite, support and challenge student toward success and preparation for the next grade.

Visit https://www.wcdsb.ca/summer-learning/ to find the programs listed by date and grade that best suit your child’s needs.


Don’t forget…St. Kateri’s Bell Times Are Changing in September

Our bell times will be 10 minutes later next year, so please make note of the following changes:

8:35 a.m. – Entry

9:45-10:00 a.m. – Recess

11:20-11:40 a.m. – Lunch

11:40-12:20 – Recess

1:40-1:55 p.m. – Recess

3:05 p.m. Dismissal


Looking Ahead…

June 7-14 – St. Kateri Thought Exchange

June 8 – National Best Friends’ Day

June 11 – St. Kateri Relay for Life Day

June 21 – National Indigenous Peoples’ Day

June 24 – Grade 8 Graduation Ceremony

June 28 – Term 2 Report Cards Go Home

June 29 – Last Day of the 2020-2021 School Year