Yearly Archives: 2017


Working With Community Partners to Explore Pathways

  On Thursday, May 25th, 62 grade 5 students from St. Joan of Arc School participated in an experiential learning opportunity at Ikea’s Burlington store. The event was created to help our students fulfill the requirements of the Ministry’s Creating Pathways to Success document. The focal point of the day […]


Summer School Dual Credit Applications are NOW AVAILABLE!!!

Summer school applications for the Dual Credits at Sheridan College are now available to download to register. Course descriptions are below. Dual Credit Halton Summer School Registration Form Course descriptions Introduction to Industrial Trades 9-1:00 July 4- 28th Students are introduced to a variety of machining techniques applicable to the […]


7th Annual Student Success Conference

This past spring, the Halton Catholic DSB hosted its 7th Annual Student Success Conference at the Oakville Conference Centre. More than 1000 students, staff and parents walked in and explored a variety of career fields, volunteer opportunities, post-secondary and trade booths to help with their pathways planning. All participating schools […]


All aboard!!!

On Friday, February 3rd, grade 7 & 8 students from St.Mary, St. Andrew, St. Peter and Queen of Heaven School participated in the Skills Ontario Cardboard Boat Race and Video Challenge. Skills Ontario is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the skilled trades and technologies. For over 20 years, Skills […]


A ‘Taste’ of Niagara

On February 9th, grade six students from St. Michael, Lumen Christi and Holy Rosary (B) School took part in an Experiential Learning opportunity at Niagara College’s Niagara on the Lake campus. The purpose of the visit was to introduce our students to the opportunities provided by a college in close […]


January 2017 Newsletter Update!

All About Me Catholic Edition As teachers, we work to deliver the provincial curriculum in a way that is consistent with Catholic values. One of the resources that we provide to all students in Halton Catholic is All About Me; an interactive portfolio tool that supports K-6 students with the […]