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...
October 31, 2019
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
priority in our faith filled communities of belonging where all are welcome.
This 2019-20 school year we are embarking on the...
October 23, 2019
Stretch is a Saturday morning program for students who are currently attending ALCDSB schools in Grades 7 or 8.
The program goals are to: 1. Improve healthy living habits, 2. Enhance reading, writing and math skills, 3. Develop self-esteem and mental wellness, 4. Having fun with friends.
Activities may include sports, art, drama, gaming...
September 25, 2019
A fine day for golf! The Sonics represented at this year's event once again. Special thanks to the team's coach, Ms. Coulter, and to the parents who assisted with transportation. We are thankful for the opportunity to participate.
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...
September 17, 2019
Children in Year 1 Kindergarten (born 2015) are eligible for this free service. Referral Deadline is November 1st.
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: https://my.thoughtexchange.com/#821842860
Every school board in Ontario is governed by a board of trustees that has a legislated requirement to ensure the creation...
September 03, 2019
This free service is available to children, youth (under 18), parents/caregivers and families from the communities in KFL&A. Just walk in to one of the offices listed in the attached flyer for an hour long conversation with a Maltby Centre Counsellor. Click on attachment for locations and more info.
August 28, 2019
Starting this fall, The Boys & Girls Club of Kingston will be offering holistic tutoring programs that will help students to reach their full potential with focus on academics , mental health and physical literacy . These "Train your Brain" programs will be delivered by Ontario Certified Teachers during after school hours,...
June 20, 2019
Totus Tuus is a Catholic summer camp in the Archdiocese of Kingston filled with faith and fun! Campers will enjoy a week-long summer program with many engaging faith activities. Please see attached poster for more information and registration details. Totus Tuus Camp Poster.png
Promotional Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8MgDBUifQQ
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...
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 -...
May 09, 2019
Free Admission / No Ticket Required 10:00am - 3:00pm
You are invited to celebrate Kingston-area science & scientists by being in the audience when the Leon's Centre becomes a giant pop up Science Discovery Centre! Meet and talk to scientists, engage in scientific experiments and learn about the excitement and...
April 30, 2019
Please click on the attachment to review summer program offerings available to students in Grade 6, 7, or 8 as of June 1 st , 2019 . All information regarding student registration is outlined in the attachment. Parent Summer Program Overview 2019 Elementary.docx
April 23, 2019
Students in Mr. Stevens Grade 6/7 class have published their first edition of a School Newspaper. Read all about the great things happening at St. Paul C.S.! Click on attachment for more. Sonics R and W first week news Apr 23 2019(1).pdf
April 17, 2019
Tremendous thanks to all the cast and crew of this year's musical production of Shrek The Musical Jr. It takes a village to put on such a production and this has been a labour of love by so many. We extend our heart-felt gratitude to all who supported our school by attending...
April 11, 2019
Pheonix is a positive role model for not only her peers but staff at the school as well. We are so grateful to her for making our community the welcoming environment that it is. In the church, in the classroom, at recess and in extra-curricular activities, Pheonix conducts herself in...
April 10, 2019
Eighth Annual Presentation of the Stations of the Cross will take
place on Monday, April 15th at 7 p.m. at St. Joseph's Parish. All parishioners are
invited to pray the Stations of the Cross with a dramatic presentation
by St. Joseph's Youth Group. Refreshments will follow in the parish hall. For more...
March 05, 2019
As we continue to explore our 2018-19 Faith in Action theme of Spreading Joy , our school is asking for a $2.00 donation (or any donation amount) from each student in order to raise funds for Martha's Table. In the past, the school has served pancakes (for a nominal price) to...
February 28, 2019
Please find attached information about a workshop for parents of children ages 0 to 6. During March and April, Kingston Gets Active will be delivering 10 parent workshops on "Physical Literacy at Home and Outdoors--Active Ideas for the Early Years". Workshops take place at Early ON Centres across KFL&A region. Parents...
February 25, 2019
Congratulations to the Junior Boys Basketball Team on their championship win at the B schools Board-wide tournament on Monday, February 25th. Coach Dupuis and the team went undefeated throughout the day, and all exemplified great teamwork and sportsmanship during the tournament. Great job Sonics!
February 20, 2019
It has come to our attention that some households that have multiple children registered at the school/schools in the Board are experiencing technical difficulties with multiple students trying to login to ALCDSB software when at home. Please click on the attached document for instructions to troubleshoot this issue.
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...
January 30, 2019
Loyola School of Adult and Continuing Education offers many options to support you in achieving your goals including high school credit courses, an accredited Personal Support Worker program and English as a Second Language classes. If you are over 18 years old and ready to take the next step in...
January 29, 2019
St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School would like to invite all parents/guardians to our Parent Information Night on April 4, 2019 titled "Raising Resilient Children" with Dr. Alex Russell. Please view the attached flyer for more information. Please register online, or call the school to reserve your spot. Light refreshments will take place...
January 17, 2019
The Kindergarten team at the École catholique Cathédrale Early Years Campus has organized an information night with Dr. Tess Clifford, Director of the Psychology Clinic at Queen's Department of Psychology. The topic for the evening will be an Introduction to Self-Regulation in the Early Years. Please see the attached flyer for more...
January 11, 2019
Parents of Grade 8 students who are planning to attend Regiopolis-Notre Dame in the 2019-2020 school year are invited to an information night on January 16th. The evening starts with an International Baccalaureate information session at 5:30 in the Upper Room and is followed by a general information session at...
December 21, 2018
Auditions for our school musical, Shrek the Musical Jr. , will take place over the lunch hour on the following days: Friday, January 18 Monday, January 21 Friday, January 25 Interested students have been asked to sign up on the sign up board next to the school office. Students will...
December 14, 2018
Join us on Friday, January 18, 2019 at 7 pm to cheer on the Fronts! Tickets can be purchased online or through the Order Form sent home with your child. A donation back to the school will be received from all tickets purchased. Show your support for our school, as well...
December 07, 2018
Thank you to all those who supported the 10th annual Christmas Tree Pick- Up. It was a tremendous success with 130 trees picked up this past Sunday! A special thank you to Dari Vecchio and Charlie Mignault for organizing the event and to all the dedicated volunteers who made up the 3...
December 07, 2018
Hello Friends and Neighbours: Please help the staff, students and families of St. Paul Catholic School celebrate the spirit of Christmas this season! Our carolers will walk through the neighbourhood on the evening of Tuesday, December 11th singing and collecting non-perishable food donations. Donations will be given to St. Joseph's Church to...
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 03, 2018
Students in Mr. Garrison's Grade 4/5 class led the school community in a special prayer service on Monday, December 3rd to mark the beginning of Advent. May hope and love dwell in our hearts this First Week of Advent.
November 14, 2018
The Sr. Girls Volleyball team took a third place finish at the Board tournamnet on Nov. 13th at Duncan McArthur Hall. They should be very proud of their play, finishing one win away from a spot in the finals! Special thanks to Mr. Dupuis for his coaching prowess.
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
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...
October 23, 2018
The RND Catholic School Council is hosting a parent evening, with Brett Ullman, called Parenting: Navigating Everything. It will take place on Tuesday, November 6 th at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome. See attachment for more details.
October 22, 2018
Parent Letter IT support for Multiple Users on PC.pdf
Attached is communication which contains information and some links to videos on how to add additional user accounts on a home PC and/or Mac where there are multiple family members that need to access and sign-in to websites. We hope you find...
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!
September 27, 2018
This year our student-led "Be Like Terry" committee organized a number of school-wide activities to raise funds for the Terry Fox Foundation. So far over $1,000 have been raised, surpassing our 2018 goal! We are so grateful for the support of all of our family and friends. The students have taken great pride in displaying their...
September 19, 2018
Please visit the following link should you wish to purchase student accident insurance. insuremykids.com
September 17, 2018
Students in the Kindergarten through Grade 4/5 classes enjoyed their excursion to the Kingston Fall Fair on Friday, Sept. 14th. Students learned all about agricultural and farmjing practices as well as indigenous cultures by engaging in numerous hands-on activities and learning sessions. It was a great day for all!
September 17, 2018
A letter with more detailed information will be going home in the near future. Please see attached communication from Superintendent of School Effectiveness, T. Kennedy, regarding the ALCDSB Community Threat Assessment Protocol (CTAP). CTAP Letter Kennedy.pdf
September 04, 2018
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS Do you know someone who has expressed an interest in becoming Catholic, or was baptized Catholic as a child, but has not celebrated the Sacraments of Confirmation and Eucharist? We offer an opportunity to come together in a small group to learn more about our...
September 02, 2018
St. Paul is a GOLD certified school! Thanks to everyone in our school community for your continued efforts in assuring our school recieved Gold status once again for the 2017-18 school year. Stay tuned for regular updates throughout this school year, and see what projects the school will be engaged in during...
August 31, 2018
Our gymnasium renewal is nearing completion! Thanks to the many hard-working individuals who continue to work on the gymnasium here at the school. It will be ready for occupancy on the first day of school, with the final touches being completed by the end of September. It is bright, fresh and...