News for October 2014

CPC on Facebook and Twitter

The EMSB's Central Parents' Committee has made the jump to social media and can now be found on both Facebook and Twitter. Learn more about what's happening throughout the EMSB from the parents' point-of-view, and stay informed about important board-wide issues. Join the CPC on Facebook at or on Twitter at @EMSBParents

New Governing Board Members Selected

St Monica parents made their voices heard at the school's annual General Assembly and Curriculum Night on Tuesday, September 16, electing new parent representatives to the Governing Board. A hearty welcome to the new members!

The first Governing Board meeting will take place in the coming weeks and will be announced shortly. Learn more about the Governing Board and its role here.



News for September 2014

School Photo Day

A favourite memento for parents through the years, photos for all students will be taken on Tuesday, September 23. Make sure that your child comes to school looking their best!

Welcome Back!

On behalf of the teachers and staff at Saint Monica, we want to welcome back you back for the 2014-15 school year. We are overjoyed to see all of your bright faces back in the classroom, from our new students joining us for the first time in Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten, to our Grade 6 class getting ready for their last year of elementary school.

Best of luck in the new school year.

Basketball, Behaviour and Balance
The Bartimaeus "Buzz" August 2014

I was reminded as to how small in stature Bartimaeus Associate, Marianne Scarfo was as I walked onto St. Monica’s playground that spring afternoon. Small in stature, but not in presence, as she held the basketball; eight grade 6 boys eyes focused on her, as she modeled “fair play.”