School News & Announcements


Special Thanks

posted May 9, 2018, 6:32 AM by Shawna Ellis

A great big thank you to St Mark's and their students who will be vising Dr F.J. McDonald today and providing lunch for all students!

Catholic Education Week

posted May 4, 2018, 11:02 AM by Dr. F.J. McDonald Catholic School

Catholic Education Week is the second week of May and is an opportunity to celebrate the uniqueness of our Catholic schools. More than 600,000 students in over 1,500 Catholic schools across Ontario take part in this special week to celebrate the distinctive contribution their schools make in the lives of our students and the community.


Activities


Monday, May 7 - Chocolate bars go home.

Tuesday, May 8 -Mass at 9:30 am, Our Lady of Fatima Church

Wednesday, May 9 -  St. Mark's to visit and bringing lunch for all our students and Student Showcase (2:00)

Thursday, May 10 -  Chess Tournament at Dr. F.J. All are welcome.

Friday, May 11 - Choir to St Paul’s High School (p.m.)


PD Day

posted Apr 23, 2018, 9:14 AM by Shawna Ellis

A reminder that this Friday, April 27 is a PD Day (JK-6 only).

Boys' Basketball Tournament

posted Apr 18, 2018, 10:28 AM by Dr. F.J. McDonald Catholic School

Wishing our boys basketball team good luck as the head to St George for a day of B-Ball!

Girls' Basketball Tournament

posted Apr 10, 2018, 9:05 AM by Shawna Ellis

Wishing our girls basketball team good luck as the head to St George for a day of B-Ball!

Easter Mass

posted Apr 4, 2018, 7:43 AM by Dr. F.J. McDonald Catholic School

Dr F. J. McDonald students and staff  will be attending Easter Mass at Our Lady of Fatima Church on April 5th at 9:30 am. Families are welcome to join us.

Visit to Notre Dame

posted Mar 26, 2018, 9:29 AM by Shawna Ellis

Our grade 6 students will be visiting Notre Dame High school tomorrow!

Great Big Crunch

posted Feb 28, 2018, 10:27 AM by Shawna Ellis   [ updated Feb 28, 2018, 11:23 AM ]

Dr F.J. McDonald will be taking part in the The Great Big Crunch at 2:30 pm on March 1st. Over 3500 students across Ottawa will bite down on local fruits and veggies to encourage good food in schools. For more information about school food programs and how to get your school involved visit http://ottawaschoolfood.ca/

Spirit Week at Dr. F.J!!!

posted Feb 14, 2018, 9:26 AM by Shawna Ellis   [ updated Feb 14, 2018, 9:39 AM ]

We've had a great spirit week so far with Sports Day, PJ Day and a bake sale. More fun still to come with Grade Colour Day, Crazy Hair/Hat Day and a Talent Show!

Also report cards will be sent home on Thursday.

Skating tomorrow!

posted Jan 18, 2018, 11:13 AM by Dr. F.J. McDonald Catholic School

Students from grade 1 to 6 will be going skating tomorrow!  We can always use extra hands to help tie skates, so if you're available please join us.

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