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School News January 17, 2020

January 17, 2020
​Please see this very important School News Update for January 17, 2020!  

Labour Action Update - Jan. 21 Schools Closed to Students

January 08, 2020
January 14, 2020
On Monday, January 13, 2020 OECTA announced that they would be taking part in a one-day full withdrawal of services on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 if an agreement is not reached prior to this date. Due to this full withdrawal of services, all ALCDSB schools will be...

ABA Skill Building Groups

November 11, 2019
​ What is the ABA Skill Development Program?
This program is offering free skills development programming to children/youth diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder using the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). The program will focus on teaching a variety of skills including social, emotional regulation,  daily living, and communication based on...

Strive for 5 - Attendance Campaign

October 31, 2019
  [Strive for Five poster created by Abby Daicar, Grade 12 Communications Technology Student at Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School]

The Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board continues to focus on Every School Day Counts in supporting staff and families with strategies to promote good attendance as a...

October Newsletter

October 01, 2019
​Check out the month ahead at Holy Name Catholic School.

CUPE Job Action Update

September 25, 2019
Sunday, October 6
On Sunday, October 6 the Minister of Education announced that a tentative agreement has been made with CUPE. ALL ALCDSB schools will be open on Monday, October 7. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
We look forward to welcoming all students and...

Catholic School Council Minutes 2019

September 19, 2019
​Parents are encouraged to review the attached. All parents are welcome to attend the monthly CSC meetings. Council Minutes for Sept2019.docx

Share your thoughts on the future of Catholic Education

September 16, 2019
We want to hear from YOU as we work to create a new MYSP for the Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board!  Send us your thoughts: Every school board in Ontario is governed by a board of trustees that has a legislated requirement to ensure the creation...

June Newsletter

June 03, 2019
​Keep informed and enjoy the June news at Holy Name Catholic School! June newsletter.docx

Early Years & Child Care Services Survey - City of Kingston

May 23, 2019
​ Help shape the future of early years and child care services in Kingston and Frontenac County!
The City of Kingston provides direction and oversees Child Care and EarlyON programming in Kingston and Frontenac. As the child care and early years’ service system manager, the City plays an important role in...

2019/2020 School Year Calendar

May 22, 2019
​ The 2019/2020 School Year Calendar has now been approved. To view the full calendar:  2019-2020 ALCDSB School Year Calendar .pdf
 Please note the following dates: First Day of School - Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Christmas Break - Monday, December 23, 2019 - Friday, January 3, 2020 March Break -...

April School Newsletter

April 02, 2019
​Keep up to date with all that is happening during Spring at Holy Name Catholic School! April 2019 newsletter.docx

March School Newsletter

March 04, 2019
​Stay current and up-to-date by reading Holy Name Catholic School's Newsletter!

Call for Catholic Education Week Award Nominations!

February 19, 2019
Catholic Education Week May 6-11, 2019 During the week of May 6-11, 2019 the Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board will celebrate the significant contribution that Catholic Education has made to the community, the province and to Canada. Our Catholic Graduate Expectations challenge students to articulate in society those fundamental values...

February Newsletter

February 04, 2019
​Read about all the great things happening!

Welcome to Kindergarten!

February 01, 2019
  The Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board looks forward to welcoming your child to our kindergarten classrooms!
Online Pre-Registration  ALCDSB offers pre-registration online for all incoming kindergarten students.  Pre-Registration Online Form
This application will take approximately 15 minutes. After you complete this form, you will still...

Chili Cook-Off!

January 14, 2019
​Register now and participate in the CSC's Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser! Registrations due by THIS WEDNESDAY! chili_signup_revised0114.pdf

January Newsletter

January 07, 2019
​Keep up to date on all that is happening at Holy Name Catholic School!

Lockdown Parent Communication

December 12, 2018
​Safe & Caring Schools Letter

Gr. 8 Regi Night

December 12, 2018
​Gr. 8 students and their parents are invited to an Information Night at Regi.

UPDATE: School Threats, Dec. 5 & 6

December 05, 2018
December 10- Update from Kingston Police Investigation Continuing into Threats against Local Schools   The threats made to several local schools on December 5 and 6, 2018 has been investigated by the Kingston Police. They have been found to be unsubstantiated and no actual danger existed at any of the schools...

December Newsletter

December 04, 2018
​Find out what is happening in December!

November CSC Minutes

December 04, 2018
​November CSC Minutes have been posted so all parents can be informed.

After School ABA Program - Autism Skills Groups

November 05, 2018
​ The After School ABA Program is offering FREE Autism Skills Groups to children/youth diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The groups will focus on teaching a variety of skills including social, behaviour/emotional regulation, daily living and communication.  For Belleville and area, including Napanee :
For more information:  ASAP Flyer - Updated October...

Treaties Recognition Week Nov. 4-10

November 05, 2018
In 2016, the Ontario government passed the Treaties Recognition Week Act to honour the importance of treaties and to help all Ontarians learn more about treaty rights and treaty relationships. This legislation designates the first week of November as Treaties Recognition Week and is intended to bring awareness to the treaty...

November Newsletter

November 01, 2018
​Check out the events for November!

CSC Meeting

October 19, 2018
​CSC Oct. Minutes

CSC Halloween Event

October 17, 2018
​Catholic School Council Halloween Event

ALCDSB Shares Experiences with FreshGrade [video]

October 02, 2018
FreshGrade is a digital portfolio and assessment platform that makes learning visible for educators, parents/guardians and students.  Check out what ALCDSB educators and students have to say about their experience with FreshGrade!


October School Newsletter

October 01, 2018
​Check out the News and Events happening!

Monthly French Fact

October 01, 2018
​October French Fact

ALCDSB Celebrates 20 years (Video)

September 26, 2018


August 29, 2018
​Read the September Newsletter and find out what is happening this month!


August 29, 2018
​ Student Accident Insurance The company will no longer be sending home the pamphlets and forms to order student insurance.  It can be found by going on-line at once there you can follow the prompts in order to purchase this very valuable insurance.