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St. Michael Community School
Principal's Message
​​​​​​​The purpose of this page is to review school's goals, activities & highlights which are discussed with parents at the monthly CSCC meeting & published here for our school community ...​

School Report

Submitted by Tammy Appell

December 9, 2020


  • Current enrolment is 151 students
  • First Math Blitz of the year took place on November 25 and 26.
  • EXCELLENT engagement for the Student-Involved Conferences – only 1 family was unable to participate!  Draws for 2-$50 gift cards were sponsored by the CSCC (LIP Support).  One winner chosen for booking a conference and one for participating in the conference.
  • Remembrance Day Liturgy held on Thursday, November 13th (facilitated by the Grade 3/4 class)
  • Advent Liturgies held each Monday from November 30 to December 14 (facilitated by Grade 6/7 class)
  • School Spirit Initiative – Wacky Wednesdays have been well received.  We have had Twin Day, Western Day, Christmas Best and Red/Green Day.  PJ Day originally scheduled for next Wednesday (including a special treat from Tim Horton's) will be rescheduled to the new year due to the recently announced transition to online learning
  • Revised "Santa Store" - orders due Fri, Dec. 11th; gifts sent home as they are prepared, hopefully by Friday since it is the last day of face-to-face classes before Christmas, other gifts to be delivered next week
  • Christmas Lunch (sponsored by Resurrection Parish) was to be enjoyed on Tues, December 15th at the school, but will be rescheduled for the new year
  • CSCC Gift (gingerbread house and framed Christmas photos) to be sent home on Thurs, December 10th
  • Christmas treat to be sent home on Fri, December 11h
  • Early Dismissal on Fri, December 18th (2:10 pm) – online learning will resume on Mon, Jan 4-8
  • RCSD Director of Education, Dom Scuglia, retiring at the end of the school year (memo shared with CSCC chairs on Mon, Dec. 7)