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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...
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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  New this year! 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,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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!



 
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ALCDSB Celebrates 20 years (Video)

September 26, 2018
 
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First Day of School Entrance Procedure

August 30, 2018
​Welcome back OLMC students! Our staff will meet the students at 8:55 a.m. on the school yard.  Kindergarten Students will meet in the kindergarten fenced yard. Primary Students (Grade 1 -3) will meet their teachers at the climber area.  Junior Students (Grade 4 -8) will meet their teachers at the portapack area. ...
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Farewell

June 11, 2018
For the past five years I have had the distinct pleasure of being the principal at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School. I have been blessed with countless opportunities to work with some amazing families, exceptionally gifted students, and some of the most committed, kind, and caring staff that any...
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Boomerang Lunches

April 07, 2018
​OLMC staff and students are working together to reduce waste with Boomerang Lunches! 
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Light Up the Season

November 28, 2017
​This Sunday in Amherstview - Free Family Fun! 
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Terry Fox Foundation

September 29, 2017
Congratulations to OLMC!  Students, Staff and Families helped raise over $12 000. 
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Picture Day

September 25, 2017
​October 18th: Mme Roberts & Mme Kennedy's class, Mme Pelletier & Mme McLaren, Mme Adams, Mme Compeau, Mr. Gibson, Mr. Kyer, Mme DaCosta, Mme Martin, Mr. Reid, Mme Corsi, Mrs Dillon October 19th: Mrs Torres & Mrs Hazel, Mme Hay & Mlle Vanessa, Mlle Martinez, Ms Carrigan, Mme Lambert, Mme Tremblay, Mrs...
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International Peace Day

September 21, 2017
​Students at OLMC participated in a peace picnic as a community. 
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Speakers Series on Teen Mental Health

September 14, 2017
​Thursday September 21, 2017 7:00 pm  @ Holy Cross 
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Confirmation

May 10, 2017
​Confirmation will take place on Wednesday, May 24 at 7:00 pm at The Blessed Sacrament Church. Mr. Reid has led the students on their retreat day in preparation for this sacrament. Following confirmation at the church, the CWL will provide cake and refreshments.
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EQAO Test Dates

May 10, 2017
​Grade 3 students will be writing EQAO on Tuesday, May 23 to Thursday, May 25. Grade 6 students will be writing EQAO on Monday, May 29 to Wednesday, May 31. Please make sure your child is at school on time. Please do not schedule appointments on these days as it is...
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Call for Nominations

February 03, 2017
​During Catholic Education Week ALCDSB recognizes the exemplary accomplishments of students, staff and community partners who consistently demonstrate outstanding service.  Why not nominate someone from your community for one of the many Catholic Education Week awards?? Click for full details​.​
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Science Rendezvous Kingston 2017

January 20, 2017
​You are invited to Canada's largest pop-up Science Centre on Satuday, May 13, 2017 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at Rogers K-Rock Centre.  Visit the Planetarium Meet Batman Be a Mathemagical Sculptor Make a Kaleidoscope See the Chemistry Magic Show Play in a Magic Sandbox And much more!
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Lions Vision and Hearing Screening

January 17, 2017
​The Lions Club provides a vision and hearing screening program for students in SK. The purpose of this screening is to identify children at risk of potentially having vision loss or hearing loss and to notify parents of the need for a complete vision or hearing examination. Permission forms will be distributed the week...
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Bingo Fundraisers

January 17, 2017
​Please use this Doodle Poll to sign up for our upcoming Bingo dates. 
http://doodle.com/poll/359wy7gyr853grc7​
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Telephone Directory

January 11, 2017
​ ​ Main Office ​0 ​Michael Muise
 ​Principal ​222 ​Terry Marquez Vice-Principal ​248 ​Mrs. Legge ​225 ​Mrs. Torres  ​237 ​Mrs. Roberts ​235 ​Mrs. Pelletier ​238 ​Mrs. Charrette ​239 ​Ms. Adams ​241 ​Ms. Lefave ​234 ​Ms. Pearson ​240 ​Mrs. Snider ​232 ​Ms. Sargeant ​247 ​Mrs. Compeau ​233 ​Ms. Tohill ​231 ​Mrs. Lewis ​242...
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Holidays and Stress

December 05, 2016
​ ​On Thursday evening, Paula Ball from the Frontenac Club Day Care provided parents with some suggestions for coping with holiday stress. although the Network supports parents with children of special needs, we know that strategies that are good for some kids are actually good for all kids. Hopefully you find...
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Advent Mass Sign UP

November 29, 2016
​​Wednesday, December 21 at 6:00 pm is our Family Advent Mass at the Blessed Sacrament Church. We encourage many children to participate in the mass by bringing up gifts, placing ornaments on the Jesse Tree, lighting the Advent candle, being a reader or singing in the choir. After mass, there will...
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First Confession/First Communion

November 22, 2016
​Father Shea will host a parent information meeting for students in Grade Two who will be receiving their First Confession/First Communion on Thursday, January 12 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. This is an important meeting for parents and the student receiving the sacraments. Father Shea will speak to parents while the...
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Mathletics - We Make Numbers Crunch!

November 22, 2016
​We will be hosting a math club for students in Grade Three after school for six weeks. The Mathletics Club will be held Tuesday, December 6, 13 and 20 from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. We will resume in the new year on Tuesday, January 10, 17 and 24.  Our goal is...
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Confirm your email address for newsletter reminders!

November 22, 2016
​We encourage parents to sign up for our newsletter alerts. This feature of the website is used to alert parents when new information is added to the website. You will receive a message encouraging you to go to the website to find out about important new information.  When you sign up...
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Parent Council Meeting

November 22, 2016
​The December Parent Council Meeting was scheduled for December 14 at 6 pm. Given that this is now our Chapters Book Night, the meeting has been cancelled. Our next Parent Council Meeting will take place on Wednesday, January 11 at 6 pm in the Learning Commons. Everyone is welcome.
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French Fun Fact

November 08, 2016
Did you know... speaking more than one language can boost your powers of attention and focus? Encourage your child to be a lifelong learner of French!
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Blessed Sacrament Church Children's Liturgy

October 19, 2016
​ Children’s Liturgy is offered at the 9 am Mass. Children ages 3-7 listen to children’s bible stories, learn prayers and do crafts. Please tell young families about our Children’s Liturgy.  We need one more leader to volunteer. Call Fr. Shea at: 613-389-2009.  Also, high school students can earn volunteer hours...
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Girls Inc

October 19, 2016
​Girls Inc will be running a school program for girls in Grades 7 and 8 at lunch time for 8 weeks, beginning October 26. Topics will range from self esteem and body image to peer pressure and healthy relationships, personal and internet safety and bullying. Girls Inc. School Groups for Girls...
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Waste Free Lunch

October 03, 2016
​ Our Lady of Mount Carmel is a certified GOLD ECO School. We re-launched the boomerang lunch program last year to make a difference for our environment. It was a huge success on those days. This year we are hoping that all students and staff are conscious of their everyday waste and continue...
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Fresh From the Farm

October 03, 2016
​F resh From the Farm was designed to provide ehalthy alternatives to schools by selling Ontario grrown fruit and vegetables to school communities. Schools keep 40% of sales! Bundle A - $12: 5 lbs potatoes, 3 lbs carrots, 3 lbs sweet potatoes and 3 lbs onions Bundle B - $15 8...
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Catholic Education Foundation

September 20, 2016
The Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic Education Foundation (ALCEF) is a registered charity that raises funds and provides financial support to assist families within our schools during times of crisis or poverty. This assistance may include the provision of eye glasses, medical supplies, accommodations, food, clothing, or transportation. For more information, please...
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Parent Support Network

September 18, 2016
​ At Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School we strive to meet the needs of every student in our care. It is our goal to provide every opportunity for your child to grow socially, academically and spiritually. We recognize that there are students and families with special needs. In an...
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Open House Sept. 21

September 10, 2016
We invite our school families to come out and meet the staff at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School. Enjoy a hotdog barbeque and refreshments! There are games and 50/50 draws as well. At our Open House, the School Council also hosts one of the year's biggest fund raisers -...
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Peace Garden

September 10, 2016
​Mme Martin's class cleaned up the vines and weeds from our new Peace Garden. The Peace Garden was planted in the spring of 2016 and is a lovely place for classes to learn about plants, insects or ecosystems.  Thanks to all the dedicated students who even returned in the evening to...
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MILK CARDS!

September 02, 2016
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In order to better serve our students at lunch time, we are moving to a milk card and classroom delivery system. Effective September 2016, students will need to have a milk card in order to purchase a milk. Milk cards cost $30 and are worth 30 milk containers. When...
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Hot Lunch

May 09, 2016
 http://www.hotlunches.net/ Please click on Read More than click on Link