The first day of school is Wednesday September 3, 2014. See you then!
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In the News
On Friday June 6th, 2014 the grade 5/6 St. James Catholic Elementary School softball team participated in the Greater Sudbury Police Service annual slo-pitch tournament. The tournament serves to honour the memory of Sgt. Rick McDonald, who loved baseball and working with youth in our community. Sgt. McDonald was killed in the line of duty on July 28, 1999. The annual GSPS 5/6 Slo-Pitch tournament allows young students from across the Sudbury region to interact with police officers and have a great day playing ball. Read more...
The Full Day Kindergarten (FDK) class at St. James Catholic Elementary School has enjoyed the "Roots of Empathy" program this past year, but has especially enjoyed the visits by Baby Kinsley. Kinsley was only 4 months old on her first visit and by her last visit she had turned 11 months! Read more...
Graphic novelist and creator of Rabbit and Bear Paws, Chad Solomon visited both St. John and St. James Catholic Elementary Schools. The Rabbit and Bear Paws series involves heroes that share humourous adentures based on tradition Aboriginal teachings. The students at both schools had an opportunity to learn some traditional Aboriginal teachings, as well as, the creativity and innovation that is involved with designing graphic novels. Read more...
The grade 7 & 8 students at St. James Catholic School, recently used Career Cruising to help them choose a career to research. Some students displayed their work on a backboard while others created a slideshow on a Macbook. On May 6, they presented their work in the gym as a "career fair" for one another and guests. Students had to describe the career, list the required skills and working conditions, display a sample career path with possible earnings, conduct an interview with someone in the field, look at the education required to become qualified for this career. Then they had to work backwards from the admission requirements to the college or university, to select their secondary school courses. Read more...
The Knights of Columbus are pictured with Father Pat around the BBQ. The Parent Council organized the event, the Knights of Columbus cooked, the CWL took care of the desserts and Todd Connors, District Manager of Perkin's Restaurant donated the food. Trustee, Estelle Scappatura attended the event as well as staff, students, and parents. A St. James Catholic Community event! Read more...
This Week at St. James
Next school council meeting:
- Bussing Information
- Registration Information
- PA Days & Holidays
- Sudbury Catholic Schools Parent Resources
- Catholic School Council
- Latest "Partners in Spirit"
- Minstry of Education (MOE)
- MOE Parent Resources
- Literacy & Numeracy Secretariat
- EQAO Information
- Combined Grades Pamphlet
- Student Insurance
- Direction of School Support
- Voluntary Aboriginal Self Identification