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  NWC eTech Hub
  Director's Fall Address 2016
  Next Meeting of the Board will be held Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. via Face-to-Face 


Early Learning Registration

at all our
Catholic Schools.
Please visit your local
Catholic school to register.
What is FDK?

 Broader Public Sector Procurement
      Directive Training Course
Governance & Senior Leadership
School Administration
Teachers, Parents, & Student Councils

2016/2017 School Year Calendar

2017/2018 School Year Calendar

Schools located in:

- District of Kenora

- District of Rainy River

 Director's 2015/2016 Annual Report 
 Director's Video Message
 Multi-Year Strategic Plan 2014-2018
 Ontario Ministry of Education
 Northern Ontario Education Leaders 




 Catholic Education Week
May 6 to May 11, 2018

 -  Special Needs Strategy Update (English)

 -  Special Needs Strategy Update (French)

TIPS for Parents

 September 2015
  - Partners in Catholic Education
  - Getting Back Into a Routine

 October 2015
  - Why Attendance Matters
  - Positive School Climate
 November 2015
  - You Are a Math Teacher
  - Successful Parent/Guardian
    Teacher Interviews

  - Learning Skills Align with the
    Catholic Graduate Expectations

 December 2015
  - Sing a Song of Christmas
 January 2016
  - National Family Literacy Day
 February 2016
  - Individual Education Plan (IEP)
  - Technology Tips
  - The Season of Lent
 March 2016
  - TBD


 Homework Help

Ontario Catholic eLearning Courses
 Early Learning Program
COPA (Centre ontarien de prévention des agressions) is Ontario's non-profit provincial assault prevention education training agency.
 Board Newsletter
 Communication/Complaint Procedure
Student Insurance
 FAC: 34-Credit Cap
 Useful Links
















Supporting your Child's Learning Through Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting

 IEP 101 On-line Workshop Announcement
 IEP On-Line Workshop Details

NEWSROOM - 39 Ottawa Area Schools to Get Full-Day Early Learning

 Literacy Tips for Parents

Helping your child improve his or her reading, writing and math skills is as easy as abc123 with new video resources, now available in English and French

With the acknowledgment that parents play an important role in their children's learning, the Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat  for the Ministry of Education has developed two new resources to assist you. Please see the following documents:

 For practical ideas on fun and everyday ways to help your children with reading, writing and math, please click here.


 Visit "Reading Rockets" for suggestions and strategies in assisting your child with Summer reading: Examples of information available:

  • strategies to help kids who struggle
  • techniques for teaching reading
  • find great kid's books and authors
  • articles, reading guides and resources

 Family guide for Fully Alive

 Online Etiquette

 Bullying/Harassment Survey - Grade 1 - 3

 Bullying/Harassment Survey - Grade 4 - 8

 The effects of bullying go beyond the school yard. For you as a parent, here's what to watch for, what you can do, and where you can go to get help. Bullying: We can all help stop it!

Our Lady of the Way School:  Parent Council Newsletter

Useful links: