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Catholic School Council Meeting

May 11, 2017
The next Catholic School Council meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, June 14 at 6:00 pm in the Learning Commons. All parents are welcome to attend.

Emotional Literacy

February 02, 2017
Children with high emotional literacy skills can recognize and understand emotions in themselves and others. They can handle and expresss emotions appropriately. Help children understand emotions and thik through solutions to difficult social situations using books! Provided by: Ontario Early Years Literacy Specialists

French Fun Fact

January 30, 2017
More than a third of all English words are derived directly or indirectly from French, and it's estimated that English speakers who have never studied French already know 15,000 French words.

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January 18, 2017
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Junior Girls Basketball

January 18, 2017
There will not be a junior girls basketball tryout today at lunch.

School Council Meeting

January 17, 2017
The next School Council meeting will take place on Wednesday, February 8 at 6:00 pm in the Learning Commons. Everyone is welcome.

Parent Support Network Meeting

January 17, 2017
Our next Parent Support Network meeting will be held on Thursday, February 2 at 6 pm. Paula Ball from the Frontenac Club Day Care will facilitate a conversation around anger management.

Turn Markers Into Energy

January 17, 2017
We are excited to tell you about a very special program we are coordinating at our school in conjunction with Crayola. It’s called Crayola ColorCycle – an amazing new program devised to turn used markers into energy! Around Our Lady of Mount Carmel students and teachers will be collecting used markers that...

New Doodle Poll for Bingo Shifts

January 11, 2017
Working Bingo shifts at the Community Spirit Bingo Hall is a major ongoing fund raiser for Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School. Please consider donating two hours to help out on a shift. A training session is required before volunteering. You can use the link below to find upcoming shifts and...

Gr. 7/8 After School Literacy Numeracy Homework Program

December 05, 2016
ALCDSB is offering a new after school tutoring program for Grades 7 and 8 students. It will be held at the Holy Cross ACE Program site - 1300 Bath Road, next to the Boys and Girls Club. The program will offer small group and one to one support for your child's homework...

KFLA Holiday Challenge

November 30, 2016
November 21 to December 23 Weekly challenges will help you and your family eat healthy and stay active.

Self Regulation Literacy

November 30, 2016
Self regulation is the ability to manage your own energy states, emotions, behaviours and attention, in ways that are socially acceptable and help achieve positive goals. See attached note by Ontario Early Years Literacy Specialists.

French Fun Fact

November 29, 2016
Did you know... Around the world, more than half of people - estimates vary from 60 to 75 per cent - speak at least two languages?

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 students...

Amherstview Santa Claus Parade

October 19, 2016
Saturday November 5 at 11:00 am is the Amherstview Santa Claus Parade. Non-perishable food items will be collected along the parade route in support of the Amherstview Lions Club Christmas Hampers.

The Balloon Tree

October 19, 2016
To Be Determined Theatre Production will be showing The Balloon Tree to students in Kindergarten through Gr. 3/4, Mrs. Lewis' class. Please send in $4 for the play.

October French Fun Fact

October 19, 2016
Did you know .... speaking more than one language helps to boost brain elasticity - a trait associated with the brain's ability to change and improve over time. Encourage your child to be a lifelong learner of French!

Bingo Training Dates

October 06, 2016
We would like to thank parents in our community who are volunteering to help out with Bingo shifts at the Community Spirit Bingo Hall. This is a great fund raiser for our school! Before volunteering, parents need to attend a training session. Here are the upcoming training dates: October 23 November 20...

St. Paul the Apostle Youth Ministry

September 18, 2016
St. Paul the Apostle Youth Ministry is starting up shortly. Superhero Boot Camp is open to students in Grades 5 - 8. The first meeting is scheduled for Wednesday October 5, 7 - 8:30.

Healthy Smiles For Life

September 18, 2016
During this school year, a dental hygienist and dental assistant from KFL&A Public Health will visit our school to screen students in JK, SK and Grade 2 for dental problems or concerns. As soon as the date is provided to us, we will send home forms.

Consignment Sale

September 18, 2016
Our Lady of Mount Carmel will be hosting a consignment sale on Saturday, October 1. This is a great opportunity to find gently used items and support the school. Volunteers are needed to help set up the school gym, help out on the day of the sale and clean up. If you...

Mabels Labels

September 10, 2016
​Don't forget to support the OLMC Parent Council by purchasing Mabels Labels for all those things your child may loose and school staff consider homeless. http://www.mabelslabels.com/c/?type=fundraiser&b=3857&cur website=base​

OLMC Reaches ECO Gold Status

June 02, 2016
In June 2016, OLMC was proud to receive a Gold Status with our ECO Schools Initiatives. We would like to thank Mrs. Torres and Mrs. Kain for working so tirelessly to help us reach this prestigious status. Of course, we can say enough about the work the staff and students have done...