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Thursday,
30 Jul 2020
4:09 PM
School Restart Plans for September – BC Ministry of Education Update
Dear St. Joe’s School Families, Despite the summer months away from the school, conversations around what a September Restart might look like has remained in the forefront. Many of yo

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Thursday,
02 Jul 2020
12:26 PM
July is Finally Here…..
Dear Parents of St. Joe’s.  With a tired but grateful heart, I wish each one of you a safe and restful summer.  As we are told by the Province of BC Health Authorities, we will not k

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Wednesday,
24 Jun 2020
7:36 PM
Reminder of School Supplies Return and Report Card Pickup Times (and a Used Uniform Sale!)
It has been wonderful to see so many smiling students over the past 3 days! What a great way to close our surreal school year. Tomorrow is school materials/device returns, as well as report

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Friday,
19 Jun 2020
4:28 PM
June 22-24 Student Pre-Screen Forms- Please Email By Saturday Evening!
To date, the school has received 47 completed forms from the 169 students who have signed up to attend a Social Day June 22-24.  Please download, complete and return (via photo or scan) to:

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Friday,
19 Jun 2020
8:44 AM
IT’S FRIDAY ASSEMBLY TIME! (Summer Birthdays !)
Good morning and welcome to our final school assembly!  In this episode, Mr. Fraser shares what happens when we keep good things hidden. July and August birthdays are in there too! Assembly

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Wednesday,
17 Jun 2020
5:41 PM
Student Daily Fit for In-Class Attendance Pre-Screen Questionnaire (Must Be Filled Prior to Attending)
Please find below in the clickable link for all students who will be attending a Social Day. If you have signed up your child(ren) for one of the Social Days on June 22, 23 or 24, you must f

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Tuesday,
16 Jun 2020
9:58 PM
Last Week of School Social Days, Device Returns, and Report Cards- PLEASE READ
We are excited to have so many students return for an end-of-year connection time next week!  Please note that the 3 social days are NON-UNIFORM days.  To ensure your child(ren)’s da

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Monday,
15 Jun 2020
12:05 PM
Walkathon Online Donation Update and Reminder of June 22-24 Social Days
Earlier last month we sent out a letter that gave school families an opportunity to contribute to our cancelled Walkathon fundraising if they had felt they were able.  We are pleased to not

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Friday,
12 Jun 2020
3:22 PM
Ms. Mendoza Is Getting Married Tomorrow!
All are welcome to virtually celebrate Ms Mendoza’s live-stream wedding at 2pm tomorrow (Saturday, June 13)! The live YouTube link is below, along with the virtual wedding invite. http

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Friday,
12 Jun 2020
12:22 PM
Used Uniform Sale and Neat Uniform Focus Week for St. Joe’s (important information for both)
Despite COVID challenges, St. Joe’s is going ahead with our popular Used Uniform Sale. Yay! The format will be different this year, but the system of registering to sell your used unif

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Tuesday,
09 Jun 2020
11:33 AM
Social Day Sign-up (Helpful Hint!)
Many parents have been able to follow the link and get to the web page where they can choose their child’s teacher, and then choose which day they wish to sign up for.  Here’s a

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Tuesday,
09 Jun 2020
9:26 AM
Social Days Sign-up: Registration Instruction Link
To register for which day you wish to send your child(ren), please go to school appointments.com From there, you will need to click on the “Register Now” tab.  Click on the R

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Monday,
08 Jun 2020
8:33 PM
June 22, 23 or 24 Social Year End Days – Signup Begins Tomorrow Morning (A Safety Letter Is Linked Below)
Hello St. Joe’s Parents and Guardians.  The sign-up for a Social Connection Day for your child(ren) will open 9:30am tomorrow (June 9).    Please note that attendance is not mandato

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Friday,
05 Jun 2020
5:52 PM
Staffing Updates for 2020-2021 and Details for the Last Week of School
We have 3 staffing changes for the upcoming school year and June is when we share this information with our school community. We are sad to say farewell to our Mrs Macdonald. After over 2 de

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Friday,
05 Jun 2020
9:24 AM
Our Friday Assembly is Here!
  It’s time for our Friday Assembly!  Please click on the link below to see who Mr. Fraser’s two special guests are today! June 5 Assembly

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Thursday,
28 May 2020
5:21 PM
School Mass Tomorrow at 9am!
We are having a live-stream mass tomorrow at 9am.  Families are welcome to either watch live, just like our Sunday parish liturgies, or you can watch the mass recording afterwards. Here are

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Thursday,
28 May 2020
12:37 PM
Reminders and Updates – Emails to Confirm June 1, June 15 Planning Day Changes, and More
A reminder that if you are planning to send your child(ren) to our part-time school restart commencing  June 1, you need to have sent a confirmation email to pfraser@stjosephtheworker.ca.

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Monday,
25 May 2020
4:23 PM
New Part-Time Attendance Information For Grade 6/7 Students, and June 1 Attendance Confirmation Request
I hope all of our St. Joe’s families experienced a safe weekend.   Please note 2 important pieces of information below: 1) Part time attendance for Grades 6 and 7 has JUST been increa

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Friday,
22 May 2020
3:02 PM
Part Time Return To School : Q and A, and Important Information For ALL Parents
Good afternoon to all our St. Joe’s families.  Please click on the link to view an imporant letter containing information regarding next week and beyond, as well as Q&A on topics

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Friday,
22 May 2020
9:13 AM
Friday Assembly : Spread the Good News of Jesus!
Good morning and welcome to our Friday Assembly!  This week, Father Pierre and Mr. Fraser are unpacking this Sunday’s Gospel which talks about Jesus ascending to Heaven 40 days after

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Wednesday,
20 May 2020
12:14 AM
Reminder: School Restart Parent Survey Closes on Wednesday, May 20 at 6pm
To date, we have received 112 survey responses from school families. If you have not completed the part-time school restart survey, please click on the link below. The survey closes at 6pm t

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Monday,
18 May 2020
1:05 PM
Part-Time Return to School Survey is Now Open
As outlined in the May 15 letter to parents, a survey has been created to assist the school in gathering data to help prepare for our June 1 part-time restart.  As mentioned in the letter,

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Sunday,
17 May 2020
2:23 PM
St. Joe’s Virtual Choir Project is Ready!
We are pleased to present St. Joseph the Worker’s Virtual Choir singing “Lord I Need You”. Many thanks go out to Miss Nevada and her team of producers who dedicated countle

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Friday,
15 May 2020
3:29 PM
Letter to St. Joe’s Parents: Information Regarding Optional Return to School
A warm greeting to all our St. Joe’s families.  Please find attached an important letter regarding today’s news release on optional return to school for June 1, 2020. Please not

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Friday,
15 May 2020
9:25 AM
Friday Assembly – Jesus and Friars and Bears, Oh My!
Happy Friday!  It’s time for our weekly assembly.  This week, we look at the Sunday Gospel and how God gave us the Holy Spirit to be with us and comfort us through our good times (an

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Wednesday,
13 May 2020
10:46 AM
Parish Education Committee (PEC) Update and Walkathon Letter to School Parents and Guardians
Good morning Parents and Guardians!  Please click on the link below to read important information from our school’s PEC regarding Walkathon and an online opportunity to support.  

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Friday,
08 May 2020
3:19 PM
Letter from our CISVA Superintendent
Please click on the link below to download a letter containing information and clarification from our Head Superintendent of CISVA. The letter is connected to the latest Provincal announceme

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Friday,
08 May 2020
9:21 AM
Friday Assembly Time! (It’s May Birthdays!)
Good Morning St. Joe’s!  It’s time for our Friday Assembly!  Please join us by clicking on the link below.  It was supposed to be our Walkathon today, so please make sure you

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Monday,
04 May 2020
1:21 PM
To our St. Joe’s School Parents – THANK YOU! :)
On behalf of all of our school staff, THANK YOU for the heartfelt outpouring of appreciation!  We have filmed and are sending your beautiful gesture of love and support to all staff members

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Friday,
01 May 2020
8:36 AM
Join Us For Our Feast Day Mass at 9am!
A warm welcome to join the school staff as we celebrate St. Joseph the Worker Feast Day (May 1) Mass at 9am on Youtube and Facebook!  In case you can’t make it at 9am, the mass will b
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