June Newsletter

posted Jun 2, 2016, 7:34 AM by Sean McGuire

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June Newsletter 2016

In this issue

SKT Family Fun Fair


June Pow Wow

Leaving Ceremony

Catholic School Council

Important Dates

Quick Links

St. Kateri Tekakwitha




Parish Links

Good Shepherd

SKT Family Fun Fair

Thursday June 9th, 2016

Time: 5:30-8:30pm

The end of the school year is fast approaching and you know what that means…Fun Fair 2016! The SKT School Council is excited to host students and their families at this year's Fun Fair.We can’t wait to see you there!  To maximize your fun the night of the Fun Fair, don't forget to bring money for the basket raffles, Tambouli Jars, and sweets treats like popcorn, cotton candy, and snow cones.  New this year is the DUNK TANK!  Tickets will be available for your chance to dunk some of your favourite teachers!  Don't forget to bring your camera as we'll have a fun photo booth set up to capture all the fun of the fair!



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​May 30th-June 3rd is EQAO testing week for our Students in Grade 3 and Grade 6.  EQAO assesses how well Ontario’s public education system is developing students’ reading, writing and math skills. EQAO provides reliable and useful information that is used to help improve student achievement and ensure the accountability of school boards.  .

June Pow Wow

Our April Pow Wow is on Thursday, June 9th at 11am.  Students are encouraged to wear house shirts or colours.  The students and teachers are all very excited about getting points and building spirit for their House.

Next School Year

It is that time of year where we begin to plan for next year!  We ask that you please inform the office if your child is not planning to attend St. Kateri Tekakwitha next year.  The school office will be closed from July 1st to August 29th.  Students return to school on September 6th.


Leaving Ceremony

The Grade 6 Leaving Ceremony will be held on June 28th at 10:00am in the school gymnasium.  


Catholic School Council

Boston Pizza Night Recap-Another Successful Event

This was a great night had by all families that attended!!  That evening alone raised $318.46 to be used towards the school to support activities and programs in the school.  Here is a list of the winners from that evening and what they won:  Ethan McPhail, Kindergarten - Toys R Us gift card/Roman Barra, Grade 1 - Indigo gift card/Abby Niman, Grade 1 – Menchies gift card/ Charlotte Goyetche, Grade 2 – Cineplex gift cardYou may keep up to date with our Catholic School Council by visiting their web page.http://sktcatholicschoolcouncil.blogspot.ca/

Important Dates

May 31st-June 3th:  EQAO for Grade 3 and 6

June 9th:  SKT Family Fun Fair

June 10th:  PD Day

June 14th:  School Council Meeting 7pm

June 21st:  End of Year Mass

June 24th:  SKT Talent Show

June 28th:  Grade 6 Leaving Ceremony.  Report Cards go home.

June 29th:  Last Day of School

September 5th:  First Day of School 2016-2017


St. Kateri Tekakwitha School

6400 Beauséjour Drive

Orléans, ON  K1C 4W2

Phone: 613-820-2454
Email: Kateri.Tekakwitha@ocsb.ca
Website: kat.ocsb.ca
Twitter: KateriOttawa