School News & Announcements

Schools Closed Until the End of June

posted Apr 5, 2020, 7:38 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School   [ updated May 25, 2020, 12:34 PM ]

The Premier and Minister of Education have announced that all schools will remain closed for the rest of the school year in consultation with Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health and the COVID-19 Command Table. We understand many students and their families will be disappointed with this news, but the decision was based on the best advice of health experts. 

Events Postponed

posted Mar 21, 2020, 6:12 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School

All guest speakers and events scheduled to take place before Monday, April 6th, including the Drama Club performances of the Little Mermaid, have been postponed. We will work to reschedule all events, once we are able to return to school.

School Closed March 14 - April 6, 2020

posted Mar 21, 2020, 6:10 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School

All 72 Ontario School Boards closed their schools on the advice of Dr. David Williams, Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health and the experts at the Provincial COVID-19 Command Table from Saturday, March 14th to Monday, April 6th, in response to the emergence of COVID-19. The Premier indicated he will continue to follow the advice of medical experts and should school closures need to be extended he will advise Ontarians. We will continue to keep you informed as well.

All Saints Parent Information Night - New Night

posted Feb 27, 2020, 7:08 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School   [ updated Mar 2, 2020, 7:18 PM ]

The All Saints Grade 6 Parent Information Night will now take place on Tuesday, March 10, 2020. The event will begin at 5:30pm. 

Snow Day - Thursday, February 27, 2020

posted Feb 27, 2020, 3:13 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School   [ updated Feb 27, 2020, 3:13 AM ]

Due to inclement weather all school buses and school vans are cancelled for today, Thursday, February 27, 2020. Schools are open, however parents/guardians are responsible for transportation of students attending open schools at the end of the day. EDP will operate for their regular hours.

Today's Subway Lunch is cancelled and will be rescheduled to next week. The new date will be listed in next week's newsletter and on our school calendar, once it is confirmed. Any students attending school today will need to bring a lunch.

The MASC stop motion animation workshops with Shaun Elie that were scheduled for today will be cancelled and re-scheduled to Tuesday, March 3, 2020.

The School will be open Feb. 25th

posted Feb 22, 2020, 6:24 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School

The Ottawa Catholic School Board has received notice that the Province and the Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association (OECTA) will return to the Central Bargaining Table on Monday, February 24, 2020. And as such, OECTA is suspending its one-day full withdrawal of service scheduled for Tuesday, February 25, 2020. OCSB schools will be open.
Due to the one-day strike on Friday, February 21st, the Mazzola lunch program orders that were scheduled for that day will now be delivered to the students on Monday, February 24th.
Now that there is no strike day scheduled for next week, Mazzola lunch program orders will also be delivered on their regularly scheduled days, Tuesday, February 25th and Friday, February 28th.
Our Shrove Tuesday Pancakes, organized by School Council, will be delivered on Tuesday, February 25th, as originally scheduled. All students are reminded to bring a plate and fork.

Snow Day - Friday, Feb. 7, 2020

posted Feb 7, 2020, 2:42 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School

Due to inclement weather all school buses and school vans are cancelled for today, Friday, February 7, 2020. Schools are open, however parents/guardians are responsible for transportation of students attending open schools at the end of the day. EDP will operate for their regular hours. The Mazzola lunch program will be delivered as scheduled. If your child will not be attending school, please contact Mazzola to cancel your order before 9:00am.

Food Program Schedule

posted Feb 3, 2020, 6:55 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School

A reminder that we are having our Pizza Lunch on Monday, February 3rd this week, due to the Junior Ski Trip on Thursday. Also, the Mazzola Food Program will be rescheduled to Wednesday, February 5th, due to the one day strike on Tuesday. There is no need to make any changes to your orders. The Mazzola order on Friday, February 7th will proceed as scheduled.
Finally, if all students who have ordered Mazzola could bring their own cutlery it would be much appreciated. Mazzola is no longer providing cutlery for the students, in order to reduce waste.

Junior Ski Trip

posted Feb 3, 2020, 6:54 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School

Our second ski trip of the year will take place on Thursday, February 6th at Mount Pakenham. The bus will be leaving Mount Pakenham at 5:30pm and we will be returning to the school at approximately 5:45pm. Parents are responsible to pick up and sign out their child at the school at 5:45pm. Thank you very much for cooperation.

Confirmation Retreat

posted Jan 13, 2020, 8:13 AM by St. Michael ‎(Corkery)‎ School

The retreat for the Confirmation candidates in Grade 6 will be held on Saturday, January 18th in the school gym from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. A pizza lunch will be provided, with fruit juices and water, as well as fruit, granola bars and squares for snacks.

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