School News & Announcements

Grade 7 Immunization at Notre Dame

posted Dec 4, 2018, 12:16 PM by Lindsay O'Hare

Image result for immunizationGrade 7 Immunizations will be taking place on Thursday, December 13 and Friday December 14. 
For more information please click here.

Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) Preparation

posted Nov 28, 2018, 6:34 AM by Lindsay O'Hare

Grade 10 students will be writing the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. A successful outcome is a graduation requirement. In order to prepare students, we are offering an after school program. This program will run twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays for a total of 20 sessions beginning  Tues.,Dec.4, 2018. Sessions will not run during Jan. 21-Feb.1 as students will be preparing for semester one exams but will resume on Tues. Feb., 5, 2019.

Attendance is important and we ask your help in ensuring that your son/daughter attends all of the sessions. The course will run from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. and will be facilitated by Mr. Coates. The preparation sessions are designed to prepare students for the OSSLT.

Session dates ( Tuesdays and Thursdays) are as follows:

December 4,6,11,13,18,20

January 8,10, 15,17

February 5,7,12,14,19,21,26,28

March 5,7

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mrs. Tremblay or a guidance counselor at 613-722-6565. Please have your child return the permission form to Student Services.

ND's Spirit Week !!!

posted Nov 22, 2018, 7:31 AM by Lindsay O'Hare

Image result for spirit weekMonday, November 26 kicks off ND's Spirit Week!! The events for the week include a lunch time activity as well as a dress down day each day (listed below).

Monday, November 26: Colour day by grade
                                        12: Black
                                        11: Red
                                        10: Blue
                                         9: Yellow
                                         8: Green
                                         7: White

Tuesday, November 27 : Lazy day (Track Pants and Sweatshirts)

Wednesday, November 28: Multicultural Day (Dress like your family culture)

Thursday, November 29: Throwback (Dress from a different era)

Friday, November 30: Opposite (dress like someone not like you)

Let's all have fun!!!

Kindness Week November 19 - November 23

posted Nov 19, 2018, 5:44 AM by Lindsay O'Hare

Image result for kindness weekThe focus of the week will be on understanding the true meaning of bullying and how kindness can be a proactive approach to helping create a school culture that is free of bullying.   
The school community will be encouraged to participate in daily kindness challenges:

Monday: Say something kind to someone you don’t always connect with.

Tuesday: Do something kind for someone else in your life.

Wednesday: Give the gift of kindness. Students will have the opportunity to make cards of kindness in the cafeteria during both lunches. The cards will be delivered by Student Council.

Thursday: Share kindness via social media. Students will be challenged to consider how they use kindness when posting and interacting with others on social media.

Friday: Celebrate kindness. Students are encouraged to write down acts of kindness that they may have given or received so that we can create a visual display. This will take place during both lunches in the cafeteriaStudents and staff are also encouraged to wear pink on FridayStudents will be permitted to wear pink on top - usual uniform pants/shorts/skirts apply.

Used Unifrom Shop

posted Nov 15, 2018, 7:01 AM by Lindsay O'Hare

The Used Uniform Shop will be closed today. 
Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. They will reopen Thursday, November 22 at 11:30 a.m. 

ND's Le Spectacle De Noel 2018

posted Nov 12, 2018, 7:52 AM by Lindsay O'Hare

Image result for Le Spectacle De NoelAre you interested in performing in the French Christmas Variety Show - Le Spectacle De Noel? Auditions will be Wednesday November 21st in the Auditorium right after school. See Mr. Tamburrini to sign up!!

Intermediate Parent Teacher Interviews

posted Nov 7, 2018, 7:02 AM by Lindsay O'Hare

7/ 8 Students have been sent home with a Parent Teacher Interview Form, parents and/or guardians wishing to meet with teachers are asked to fill out the form and return them to the appropriate teacher. 
Intermediate Parent teacher Interviews will be on Thursday, November 15 3:00 p.m.-  5:00 p.m. and then continuing from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m..
This is an EARLY DISMISSAL Day for ALL Notre Dame students. 


Grades 7-8
Period 1
Period 2
Period 3
Period 4
Period 5
Period 6
8:45 - 8:50 
8:50 - 9:30
9:35 - 10:15
10:20 - 11:10
11:15 - 11:55
11:55 - 12:35
12:35 - 1:15
1:15 - 2:00 

Grades 9-12
Period 1
Period 2
Period 3
Period 4
8:45 - 8:50
8:55 - 9:55
10:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:45
11:50 - 12:50
12:55 - 2:00

University Information Program at ND

posted Oct 23, 2018, 10:26 AM by Lindsay O'Hare   [ updated Oct 23, 2018, 10:31 AM ]

Image result for UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PROGRAMThe University Information Program (UIP) will be at ND tomorrow, Wednesday morning starting at 9:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria. All Grads are invited to check out the displays and get important information about specific university programs.

Looking Ahead At ND

posted Oct 15, 2018, 5:01 AM by Lindsay O'Hare   [ updated Oct 15, 2018, 5:02 AM ]

Thursday, October 18th - High School Academic Awards period 1 
Tuesday, October 23rd
- Thursday, October 25th - Grad Photos (See your homeroom teacher or the office for your appointment)
Thursday, October 25th - Photo Retake Day
Thursday, October 25 - High School Parent Teacher Interviews, EARLY DISMISSAL FOR ALL STUDENTS. ND AFTER THREE CANCELLED 
Friday, October 26 - Non-Uniform Day 

Grad Photos & Picture Retake Day

posted Oct 9, 2018, 8:20 AM by Lindsay O'Hare

Image result for grad 2019 photoGrad Photos will be taking place on Tuesday, October 23 - Thursday, October 25.
2019 Grads will be given a notice in homeroom with the date and time of their scheduled appointment. 

Picture Retake Day will be happening on Thursday, October 25. All students who either missed the first school photo day or who want to get another picture taken can do so on this day. 

If you have any questions please feel free to call us at 613-722-6565.

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