School News & Announcements

Happy Thanksgiving!

posted Oct 10, 2019, 12:19 PM by Tim Slack


Just a reminder that school is closed to students tomorrow for our PD Day.

Happy Thanksgiving everyone and see you all on Tuesday!



Order Information for School Pictures

posted Oct 10, 2019, 7:22 AM by Tim Slack



The Pictures are In!


Please follow the attached link for ordering information. The deadline has been extended from Oct. 14th to Oct. 21st.


St. Jerome Feast Day!

posted Sep 27, 2019, 9:01 AM by Tim Slack


Orange Shirt Day: Monday, September 30th

posted Sep 27, 2019, 9:00 AM by Tim Slack


Wednesday is Picture Day!

posted Sep 23, 2019, 10:36 AM by Tim Slack


Get your smile on!

Update from the Den: Sept. 20th

posted Sep 20, 2019, 12:19 PM by Tim Slack   [ updated Sep 23, 2019, 10:27 AM ]



Important Dates:


  • Wed., Sept. 25th: School Picture Day

  • Thurs., Sept. 26th: St. Jerome Terry Fox Walk

  • Mon., Sept 30th: Feast of St. Jerome & Orange Shirt Day


Picture Day


This coming Wednesday is our picture day. Make sure you are practising your smiles and have your outfit picked out and ready to go. Once again our photographer is Green Apple Studios.


St. Jerome’s Terry Fox Walk of Hope


On Thursday, September 26th our school is having our Terry Fox Walk. This is an opportunity for our students to learn about a Canadian hero. Terry’s determination and resiliency is a is something that we should all aspire to. This year we will be collecting ‘Twoonies for Terry’ Please send in a Twoonie with your child to help find a cure for cancer.


St. Jerome School-Wide Global Competency Focus



We are looking to have some parent input as to what you think our Global Competency school-wide focus should be. Take a look at what they are and answer this two-question survey: Global Competency Parent Survey. Next week I am hoping to share the results with you.


Orange Shirt Day - Monday, September 30th


Wearing an orange shirt and promoting the slogan, Every Child Matters is an affirmation of our commitment to raise awareness of the residential school experience and to ensure that every child matters as we focus on our hope for a better future in which children are empowered to help each other.


Hot Lunches


School Council will be organizing the alternating pizza and SubWay days for students this year. Mazollas and Booster Juice will also be returning this year. As a new addition, Boston Pizza will be providing some non-pizza options to our students this year. If you are interested please sign up by the deadlines.


Global Competency Parent Survey

posted Sep 19, 2019, 11:24 AM by Tim Slack   [ updated Sep 19, 2019, 11:27 AM ]



St. Jerome School-Wide Global Competency Focus

This year we are surveying our students and staff about a schoolwide global competency focus. That made us think that it would be a shame not to have the thoughts of our parents on this as well.

We are looking to have some parent input as to what you think our Global Competency school-wide focus should be. Take a look at what they are and answer this one-question survey: Global Competency Parent Survey. In the next few weeks, We will share the results with you. It would be great to find out what parents think!

2019/20 St. Jerome Catholic School Council

posted Sep 17, 2019, 5:44 PM by Tim Slack


2019/20 St. Jerome Catholic School Council

Our first School Council meeting of the year has wrapped up. I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate and welcome the St. Jerome School Council for 2019/20. St. Jerome staff and students are looking forward to working with you this coming school year.


Co- Chairs: Leona Chivizhe & Adrianna Bisson


Past-Chair: JoAnn McDonald


Treasurer: Anita Li


Secretary: Michelle Stinziano


CSPA Representative: Julia Ried


Parish Representative: Sue Young


Parent Representatives:


  1. Victoria Byvelds  

  2. Tanelle MacLeod

  3. Alana Murphy

  4. Nicole Grimes

  5. Lisa Abbott Moore

  6. Mira Yasiri

  7. Linda Tolmie


Reminder: Meet the Educator and BBQ Night

posted Sep 17, 2019, 7:35 AM by Tim Slack


Yellow School Bus Seat Availability

posted Sep 17, 2019, 6:38 AM by Tim Slack


Seat Availability Reminder:

Message from OTSA

Is your student a walker and looking to get on the school bus? The deadline for empty seat applications is this coming Friday, September 20, 2019.  Applications received after this date will not be prioritised for October assignments and will remain on the waiting list.

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