Monthly Archives: August 2018

Back to School Reminders

Back to School Reminders:

    • If you have not logged in to Student Transportation for your child that takes the bus, please do so to ensure your pick up time and drop off time.
    • Please ensure your child is packed with two nutritious snacks and one nutritious lunch each day. Also, pack a reusable water bottle that is labelled with the student’s name on it.
    • Nutrition for Learning will commence on Monday, October 1st, 2018. More information regarding this program will be communicated in September.
    • The first Pizza Day will take place on Monday, September 17th, 2018. Monday Pizza Lunches can be paid by Cash Online. Guardians/Parents will be notified via Newswire when this program is activated on Cash Online.
    • Please ensure your child comes to the first day of school with well labelled, indoor and outdoor shoes. The indoor shoes will always remain at the school.
    • Senior Kindergarten students DO NOT COME TO SCHOOL ON TUESDAY. All returning Kindergarten students, who are now Senior Kindergarten students will have their FIRST DAY ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5th, 2018.
    • If your child is ever going to be absent or late please remember to call the Attendance Line at St. Dominic Savio BEFORE 9:15am. 519-576-5503.
    • On the first day of school all students will meet at the back of the school. Teachers will have signs to help students direct themselves to their appropriate homerooms. The students that have not picked up their first day packages and are not aware of their teacher’s name, will be filtered into the gymnasium and shown to their homerooms.
    • For parents/guardians dropping off their child in a vehicle, please use the Kiss N’ Drop area, located on Victoria Street. This area is designated strictly for driving through the semi circle, dropping off your child and driving out of the semi circle. There is NO PARKING at anytime in the Kiss n’ Drop and this area is monitored by Parking Enforcement Officers. Please respect all individuals trying to use this Kiss N’ Drop and keep a steady flow of traffic moving through this area.

We look forward to seeing each and everyone of the students on
Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 at 9:15am.
Enjoy the Labour Day Weekend.

Sneak Peek TODAY 8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Don’t forget to come out today for St. Dominic Savio’s SNEAK PEEK.
This is a great opportunity to pick up the first day packages, which includes important information for the school year.
Also in are the student Agendas.  These agendas are ready to be purchased for $6.00 for students in grades 1 to 6.
The school will be open from 8:00am – 5:30pm.
We look forward to seeing you today at St. Dominic Savio.


St. Dominic Savio will be open for a “Sneak Peek” for all students from 8:00 until 5:30pm on Thursday, August 30th, 2018.  This is a great opportunity for students to find out who their teacher will be for the 2018-2019 school year and to know where their classroom is.
The Staff at St. Dominic Savio encourages all parents/guardians to come at some point during these hours to pick up First Day Packages.  These packages include useful information to help families throughout the school year and mandatory system forms that are required to be filled out and returned the first day of school.   We look forward to seeing everyone Thursday, August 30th between the hours of 8:00 am through to 5:30 pm.

This is also a friendly reminder that SK students start school on Wednesday, September 5th!