Mrs. Bernath couldn’t believe the number of students from Gr. 1 – 8 who participated in Lego Club during lunch hour on Tuesdays throughout January and February. Mrs. Chandor-Hall and Mrs. Beerkens enjoyed playing board games with JK – Gr. 4 students on Thursdays during lunch at the Board Games Club. SJD’s the place to be!

Floor Hockey Intramurals

Over 80 boys and girls from Gr. 3 – 8 participated in the floor hockey intramural leagues during recesses this winter. Gr. 3 – 6 students were coached by Gr. 7 & 8 students. Gr. 7’s & 8’s also played during three recesses each week. Mrs. Jarvis was amazed at the level of commitment, sportsmanship and support that was displayed all the time!

Basketball Season

Ms. Portis and Mr. Naccarato are looking forward to taking their boys and girls basketball teams to the tournament in Wawa on March 10. They will also be competing in a tournament in Hornepayne on April 7. The game everyone is really looking foward to is the game against the teachers on March 11. GO COUGARS!

Remembrance Day Contest Winners

Congratulations to Emma, Fynn, Alexis, Lyllie, Kyston, Logan, Brooke, Kaiden, Julien, Liam, Adam, Ethan, Sebastien, Cheyenne, and Adam on placing first, second or third in the annual Legion’s Remembrance Poster, Essay and Poems contests.

Kindergarten Registration

All incoming JK and new SK students are welcome to register for kindergarten at anytime. Please contact us at 705-856-2517 to set up an appointment.

Sports and More Sports!

Mrs. Bernath has begun the curling season on Thursdays after school at the municipal curling rink for Gr. 5 – 8 students. Mr. Naccarato and Ms. Portis have started basketball try-outs for Gr. 6 – 8 students during lunch hours. Mrs. Jarvis is looking forward to a great season of intramural floor hockey for Gr. 3 – 6 students and their coaches in Gr.
Read more »

Clubs and More Clubs!

Mrs. Bernath is starting Lego Club on Tuesdays during lunch for Gr. 1 – 8 students. Mrs. Chandor-Hall and Mrs. Beerkens will be running a Board Games Club for JK – Gr. 3 students during lunch on Thursdays. Miss Schill will be starting a Reading Club on Mondays and Wednesdays during lunch in the near future. SJD’s the place to be!

Curling Season

Curling season will begin on January 7 for students in Gr. 5 – 8 at the curling rink every Thursday for eight weeks from 4:00 – 8:00. There is no cost to participate. Mrs. Patty Bernath and Mrs. Chandor-Hall will be coaching.

Kindergarten Registration

On January 7, we will be registering incoming JK and SK students for the 2016-17 school year. Registration will be ongoing throughout the winter. All students are welcome to enroll. SJD truly is the place to be!

Winter Concert

Students and staff are busily preparing songs and skits for our annual concert to be presented on Wednesday, December 16. There will be two shows: 1:00 PM and 7:00 PM in the school gym. All are welcome to attend!