School News & Announcements


Weekly Update March 30, 2020

posted Mar 30, 2020, 1:13 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

Here is this week's update for families. Week of March 30 - April 3

Weekly Updates

posted Mar 30, 2020, 1:06 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

We will be posting a weekly update during this period of school closures. Please monitor this website (check under News and Links) for these updates. As well, they will be sent to you via email. We are thinking of all of our families and missing you very much. 

Scholastic Book Fair March 9th - 13th

posted Mar 7, 2020, 7:05 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

We are excited about our Scholastic Book Fair this week! From Monday to Friday, the book fair will be set up in the Learning Commons. Students will have an opportunity throughout the week to purchase books and other items. Thursday is Parents' Day at the book fair. Come and join us on Thursday morning, from 8:45 - 9:45 for a muffin and coffee, and take a look at what the book fair has to offer. Parents are also welcome to come after school on Thursday - we'll keep the book fair open until 4:00 pm. 

School is closed tomorrow - March 5

posted Mar 4, 2020, 3:45 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

A reminder that we are closed tomorrow, March 5th, due to a one day provincial strike. 

Ash Wednesday Liturgy Tomorrow at 12:30 pm

posted Feb 25, 2020, 3:26 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

We will having our Ash Wednesday liturgy tomorrow at 12:30 pm. Everyone is welcome. 

Skating changed to Thursday this week

posted Feb 19, 2020, 5:29 PM by Cindy Bissonnette   [ updated Feb 19, 2020, 5:30 PM ]

With the school being closed this Friday, we have changed our skate day to Thursday (tomorrow). We are looking forward to it! 

School Council Meeting

posted Feb 7, 2020, 1:15 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

Our next Catholic School Council Meeting is scheduled for this Monday, February 10th, at 6:00 pm. All parents are welcome to attend. 

Spirit Week: Feb 7th - Feb 13th

posted Feb 5, 2020, 11:15 AM by Cindy Bissonnette

Spirit Week is one of the highlights of the year at Dr. F.J. We have many special activities planned, beginning this Friday with Pajama or DFJ Wear Day, as well as a school-wide BINGO game. Stay tuned for  information more events. 

Popcorn Wednesdays Start This Week

posted Jan 12, 2020, 5:46 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

Something new is 'popping up' at Dr. F. J. McDonald. Every Wednesday, students will have an opportunity to buy a bag of Papa Jack's popcorn, available in a variety of flavours. Bags will be sold at lunch time for $1.00 each. 

Skating this Friday

posted Jan 8, 2020, 6:53 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

This Friday is our first Skate Day! Students from Grades 1-6 will be going to the Belltown Dome to skate in the afternoon. Permission forms were sent home yesterday. Students must have a signed permission form in order to participate. We are looking forward to having some fantastic skating fun! 

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