May 20, 2020 – Letter from the Minister of Education about School Closures

Good Afternoon Tiger Families,

Please see the attached letter from the Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, regarding the announcement to extend publicly funded school closures across the province of Ontario for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year.

Letter to Parents May 19 Announcement

Please note:

  • we are awaiting further direction from the Chief Medical Officer regarding the required protocol to access our schools in order to retrieve personal belongings.
  • your patience and cooperation are greatly appreciated

May 19, 2020 ~ School Closure Announcement

Hey Tigers,

The Government of Ontario has announced that schools will remain closed for the remainder of this current school year. We will provide additional information as it becomes available.

Please visit for all the most up-to-date information.


The official government announcement is available here:



Keep staying safe Tigers!


Happy Mother’s Day

Hi Tigers!

Best wishes for a most blessed Mother’s Day! We honour all the women who support and nurture our most precious gifts, our students. Happy Mother’s Day!


May 5, 2020 – Enrolment Survey for Families of Students in Junior Kindergarten to Grade 7

Dear Parents / Guardians of Students Enroled in Junior Kindergarten to Grade 7:

Please help us with enrolment projections for 2020-2021. It is important for the school to have up-to-date enrollment data which will be used for staffing and budget purposes for the 2020-2021 school year.


Please complete this form (linked below) before Monday, May 11th, 2020. 

Your immediate attention to this request would be greatly appreciated!


Erin Lemak     

Hope ROCKS and Activities for Catholic Education Week

Hello St. Vincent de Paul Community,

Today marks the first day of our Catholic Education week. This week, all across Canada, Catholic School Boards will be celebrating the theme of Igniting Hope. At St. Vincent de Paul we want to take this opportunity to bring our community together in hope by completing the Kindness Rock challenge.  This will be our way of being together while continuing to be safe at a distance.  This challenge will continue