Wednesday, 13 February 2013

Attention Parents, Excellent Literacy Help

Dear Parents,

We have amazing teachers that help your child improve their literacy skills, not just for the test but for life.

See below:


Attention all students writing the Literacy Test on April 11, 2013!! Now is the time to sign up for after-school Literacy classes!! Classes will begin on Thursday, February 28, 2013 and space is limited so reserve your spot by handing in the forms and submitting your refundable $20 to either Mr. Culumovic, Mrs. Rice, Mrs. Dickson, or Mrs. Houhlahan BEFORE Tuesday, February, 26. Don't delay!!

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Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Here is the EQAO Letter


 

             EQAO Parent Forum in Windsor

Saturday, February 23, 2013

Hilton Windsor, 277 Riverside Drive West

The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO), would like to invite parents to attend a parentforum in Windsor on Saturday, February 23, 2013,10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.with registration and breakfast beginning at 9:15 a.m. The parent forum will be held at the Hilton Windsor277 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, N9A 5K4.

The forum is composed of two sessions. The first session, "Answering Parents' Top Questions aboutEQAO Assessments," will be delivered by members of the EQAO School Support and Outreach Team. This presentation will describe EQAO's province-wide assessment program and will inform parents about the EQAO assessments and how parents can work with the school to support their child's learning.

The second session will feature Summer Mortimer, four-medal winner in swimming at the London Paralympic Games 2012 and co-author of a children's book. She will share her story and speak about the importance of perseverance and a positive attitude toward achieving one's goals. Her message promotes lifelong learning and strategies to overcome obstacles.

Lunch will also be provided for all parents who attend the forum.

The final date for registration is Tuesday, February 19, 2013To register, please contact:

Heather Best

Consultant, Assessment and Evaluation

Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board

E-mail: Heather_Best@wecdsb.on.ca

Phone: (519) 253-2481  Ext. 1119

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EQAO Forum Reminder



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Good Afternoon,

This is a reminder of the upcoming "Parent Forum" being held by The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) on Saturday, February 23 in Windsor at the Hilton Windsor on Riverside Drive. The registration deadline is quickly approaching. 

The registration deadline has been extended until Tuesday, February 19, 2013.


Friday, 8 February 2013

What our staff learned today

Hi everyone,


Today our staff had the pleasure of seeing Dr. Kathie Nunley speak about the make up of the teenaged brain. Her informative seminar gave us the answer as to why classroom teachers should have multiple ways to assess and teach.

Check out her website help4teachers.org



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Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Dealing with Digital Issues

Hi Parents,

Here is a link for dealing with digital issues with your son or daughter.

CCH Admin

http://t.co/Ni86FsCg

Monday, 4 February 2013

This Friday is a PD Day, your child is not fibbing!

This Friday the Catholic Central staff will be Learning from Dr. Kathie Nunley. Her Speciality is how to engage the Teenaged Brain! This promises to be a great learning experience for all.

Parents Ask your child for their Report Card!

Report Cards will be handed out on Wednesday, your son or daughter will have a report to bring you.

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What is coming up.......

Here is what is coming up in February and March at Catholic Central.

This Week at Catholic Central

Here is what is going on at Catholic Central for the week of February 4th.