La Salle Family Update (7-12)
October 15, 2021
Please complete before sending your child to school:
Grade 8's applying their microscope skills to study pond water micro organisms
Oct 19 ~ Parent Council Meeting at 6:30pm virtually
Oct 20 ~ IEP's go home
October 26-27 ~ Grade 7 & missed Grade 8 Hep B immunizations
November 1 ~ PA Day (no school for students)
November 3 & 4 ~ EQAO Practice (Grade 9 Math)
November 9 & 10 ~ EQAO (Grade 9 Math)
November 10 ~ School Pictures - Retake Day - more details to follow
November 11 ~ Quad 1 Exams - Periods 1/2 (morning classes) for students in Gr. 9-12@ 9am
November 12 ~ Quad 1 Exams - Periods 3/4 (afternoon classes) for students in Gr. 9-12@ 9am
November 15 ~ Quad 2 begins
November 19 ~ Grade 7 & 8 Progress Reports sent home
November 22 ~ Quad 1 Report Cards sent home
Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test
Oct. 26 ~ Ms. Carrie's class (morning)
Oct. 27 ~ Mr. Graham's class (afternoon)
Oct. 28~ Ms. Cubitt's class (afternoon)
Oct. 29~ Ms. Hachey's class (afternoon)
Information about the OSSLT and some practice tests can be found at https://www.eqao.com/the-assessments/osslt/.
GRADES 9-12 INFO:
Quad 1 - September 7 - November 12 (Last date to drop a course is October 27)
Quad 2 - November 15 - February 1
If your child exhibits the any COVID symptoms, the letter below will be sent home.
School Messenger APP
If you are new to our school, please take the time to download the School Messenger App to stay connected and report student absences. If you wish to receive our weekly family updates, please follow the instructions for selecting email as one of your preferences.
OFFICE HOURS & SCHEDULE
Main Office Hours: Secondary (9-12) General office hours are 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Intermediate (7-8) General office hours are 7:45 am to 2:45 pm
School Hours: Our school day starts at 8:15 am and ends at 2:35 pm.
Grade 7-8 Schedule:
8:15 - 9:55 - Instruction
9:55-10:35 - Nutrition Break/Recess
10:35 - 12:15 - Instruction
12:15 - 12:55 - Recess/Nutrition Break
12:55 - 2:35 - Instruction
Dismissal - 2:35
Grade 9-12 Schedule:
8:11 - Warning Bell
8:17 - Anthem and morning announcements
8:20 11:00 - Instruction
11:00 - 11:55 - Lunch
11:55 - 2:35 - Instruction
Dismissal - 2:35
*Breaks in the morning and afternoon
La Salle Athletics
Please support La Salle Athletics by using the LSS Fundscrip program to build a credit for your family to save on LSS Athletics fees or LSS school trip fees by buying gift cards through us.
Instead of paying a markup for fundraising merchandise, this program allows you to pay $25 for a $25 store gift card, and your family and the LSS Athletics fund will benefit from the 5-10% kickback (your family receives 80% of the kickback fund). See the LSS website, under Secondary, Athletics and look at the "Tips and Tricks Instruction Video" below.
Links to Board Information
SCHOOL REOPENING UPDATES
Please continue to check the LDSB microsite for updated information on the Director's messages, Frequently asked Questions, Family Reference Guide, Wellness Resources & Supports, Remote Learning info, Public Health info and Ministry of Education information. This area is updated regularly as information becomes available or changes.
La Salle Twitter https://twitter.com/LaSalle_LDSB
La Salle Website https://lasalle.limestone.on.ca/
LDSB Website https://www.limestone.on.ca/
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