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Kindergarten Registration

We are already looking ahead to the 2015/16 school year! Registration for incoming kindergarten students will take place on Wednesday, January 14. Registration is ongoing and will take place throughout the year. Phone the school at 705-856-2517 to book an appointment.


As a result of Mrs. Todesco’s retirement, there are two staff changes occuring. On December 1, Miss Shannon Charrette will become the new Gr. 6/7 teacher. Mrs. Angela Plaunt will replace Miss Charrette as the Release teacher. Congratulations and welcome to both teachers!


On November 28, Mrs. Todesco will be saying good-bye to her Gr. 6/7 class and the entire school for the last time. After thirty years of teaching, Mrs. Todesco is retiring. Thank you, Mrs. Todesco for your commitment to your students and the school. We will miss you.

Christmas at SJD

Dec. 1 – 17        Christmas door decorating Dec. 8 – 12        Student Council selling candycanegrams for 50 cents Dec. 11              White Elephant Sale 9:00 – 11: Dec. 11              Gr. 1/2 Gingerbread House construction 9:00 Dec. 12              JK/SK building Christmas trees Dec. 15              Red and Green Dec. 15              Christmas carol singing in the gym 9:00 Dec. 16              Christmas concert dress rehearsal 9:00 Dec. 17              Christmas
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Gr. 1 – 8 Progress Report Pick-up

On Wed., Nov. 5, parents may pick-up their children’s progress reports from 3:45 – 6:15 and meet with their teachers. Appointments will not be scheduled. See you there!

Student Council Elections

Student Council elections were held on October 20. Congratulations to President Sierra, Vice-President Adam, Secretary Johnny, Treasurer McKenna, Gr. 7/8 Class Rep. Anna, Gr. 6/7 Class Rep. Kaylee and Gr. 4/5 Class Rep. Josh. We’re looking forward to many fun activities!

Welcome Back BBQ & Openhouse

Our Welcome Back BBQ and Openhouse will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 5:00 – 6:30. Hotdogs, hamburgers, water and juiceboxes will be sold for $1 each. Thank you to Katrina Beerkens and her helpers for organizing the bbq!

SJD’s Got Talent!

  SJD’s got talent – musical dancing, magical and comical talent that is! On Friday, May 9, students, from as young as Senior Kindergarten  to our oldest students in Gr. 8, sang, played the piano, recorders and guitar, danced, told jokes and performed magic for an audience made up of students, staff, parents and grandparents. What a show! Thank you to Student Council, Ms.
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Birth Announcement

The Kindergarten class  is pleased to announce that two chicken eggs hatched in their classroom.  They have named the chicks Mohawk and Zelda.  The chicks hatched on the weekend and some students were able to see one of the chicks hatching.  The whole school was very excited to see the cute, fluffy, yellow chicks on Monday morning. A huge thank you to Farmer Murray
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Pink Shirt Day

Thursday, February 27 was Pink Shirt and Kindness Day at SJD. Freggie from the APH visited during the Student of the Month to highlight being kind to ourselves by eating properly.