Get vaccinated for the flu
Fall is here and in anticipation of the upcoming flu season, Hamilton Public Health Services is encouraging families to join them to take action to pr ... Posted on Oct 8
Confirmed cases of COVID-19 at St. John the Baptist
October 8, 2020 Dear St. John the Baptist Catholic Elementary School community, This letter is to inform you that two students at St. John the B ... Posted on Oct 8
Is it a cold or COVID? Should your child stay home or go to school?
Is your child or teen experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, such as fever, cough or a runny nose? Hamilton Public Health Services has prepared the follow ... Posted on Oct 8
Fire Prevention Week 2020
Did you know that cooking is the number #1 cause of home fires and home fire injuries? Unattended fires is the leading cause of fires in the kitchen.
... Posted on Oct 5
COVID-19 Physical Distancing
Practice Physical Distancing Physical distancing, keeping at least 2 metres (6 feet) away from people who don’t live with you, helps prevent the sp ... Posted on Oct 5
Public Health to host catch-up community clinics for Grade 8 students
Attention: Parents/Guardians of Grade 8 students Public Health will be running catch-up community clinics for the month of October. The clinics are ... Posted on Oct 5
Medical Officer of Health recommends limiting close interactions to those within your household
With cases of COVID-19 on the rise in Hamilton and across Ontario, Hamilton’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Elizabeth Richardson, is echoing the anno ... Posted on Oct 5
This year's Fire Prevention Week urges Hamiltonians to "serve up fire safely in the kitchen"
Fire Prevention Week – October 4-10, 2020 Serve up fire safety in the kitchen!™ The theme for this year’s Fire Prevention Week (October 4-10) is “ ... Posted on Oct 5
National School Bus Safety Week
October 19-23, 2020 is National School Bus Safety Week. Held each year during the third full week of October, National S ...
Fostering & Adoption Online Information Session (Webinar)
The Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton is hosting an Online Information Webinar on Fostering and Adoption on We ...
School Bus Driver Appreciation Day
October 21, 2020 is School Bus Driver Appreciation Day, a day in which we recognize and thank our many dedicated school ...
Video for Learning: Video in Asynchronous and Synchronous Environments Parent Webinar
Community Engagement Series for Parents/Guardians
Have an iPad?
Wondering how to use it to support learning at hom ...
Welcome to Kindergarten
Attached you will find our "Welcome to Kindergarten" presentation for you to view at your convenience. In such uncertain times, we had to adjust our normal meeting night and resort ...
Happy Educational Assistant Day
Thank you for your countless hours spent in making our students' day wonderful. Your hard work and dedication does not go unnoticed. We are blessed to have you as part of our Education team at St. Jo ...
Welcome to the “Daily 20”
The “Daily 20” provides 20 minutes of daily physical activity that students can engage in during the school closure. This pilot project was introduced in six HWCDSB schools over the past year and is n ...
Let's all practice "physical" distancing
Together, we can slow the spread of COVID-19 by making a conscious effort to keep a physical distance between each other. Physical distancing is proven to be one of the most effective ways to reduce t ...
Reports Go Home - February 11th
Please be advised that elementary report cards will be going home on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, as scheduled.
Due to administrative job action initiated by the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ As ...
Inclement Weather Information
RE: INCLEMENT WEATHER - SCHOOL CLOSURE
When schools are closed or buses cancelled due to extreme weather conditions, details will be announced on the H ...
Stay tuned for schedules and updates.
Volunteering and Police Declaration
St. John the Baptist School, in its effort to provide the students with the best possible learning environment, extends a welcome to volunteers who are interested in assisting in various activities. ...
School Bus Driver Shortage Increases Delays to Our School Runs
A shortage of school bus drivers continues to impact school transportation service delivery at the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board.
Transportation services are managed by the Hami ...