Student Safety


Dear Parents and Guardians: I have received a number of calls from parents around concerns for student safety, and I wanted to take a moment to reassure each of you that all is well at Bishop Reding Catholic Secondary School. At the beginning of this week, some rumours began to circulate amongst our students of alleged threats of a bombing and/or shooting at the school scheduled for today. As soon as we became aware of these rumours, we contacted the … Continue reading

Ready, Set, Whoa!


Our Kids Network is providing the Ready, Set, Whoa! resource for parents with teens transitioning to grade 9. Click the link below to find out more. … Continue reading

BR DECA Business Club Excels at Regional Competition

  On Tuesday, November 3rd, the BR DECA team traveled to Hamilton for our regional competition.  Once again, our club members represented our BR community by excelling in testing and role play situations against 1300 students from the Halton and Hamilton regions and private schools in the GTA.  Congratulations to our competitors who finished in the top 10 in their respective categories:  Courtney Tran, Michelle Nieroda, Ty Webb, Mitchell Wiznuik, Maria Mihu and Kitan Ademidun.  You make us proud! An … Continue reading

Tell Them From Me – Survey


Dear Parent/Guardian, As part of our focus on school effectiveness, Bishop Reding will be participating in an online school survey for students – OurSCHOOL. OurSCHOOL is an online survey that allows students to give their feedback and share their voices on their school environment, experiences at school, and any school improvement programs. During the next few weeks all students will be given the opportunity and time to participate in this survey during regular school hours. They are encouraged to complete … Continue reading

Take Your Kids to Work Day

Take Our Kids to Work Day – Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 All grade 9s across Ontario will be asked to participate in worksite visits with parents, neighbours, family friends or relatives. Permission forms go out to all Bishop Reding grade 9s on Friday, October 16th to be returned to Period 1 teachers by Monday, October 26th. This should give plenty of time for students to locate a suitable workplace to visit.

Attn: Parents – Entry Plan Questionnaire


Entry Plan Questionnaire As the new principal of Bishop Reding Catholic Secondary School, I invite your input through this questionnaire. I hope we can meet regularly to ensure that we work together as a team and that our school continues to be the best in every way. Your responses will be in confidence. Answer as many questions as you wish. Please know that I look forward to your insights and advice. I very much appreciate your consideration and cooperation.Please complete … Continue reading

Bishop Reding Continues To Rank Amongst The Best


Bishop Reding Continues To Rank Amongst The Best Schools In The Province Dear Bishop Reding Families – The provincial rankings of our secondary schools has recently been published and we are very proud to announce that Bishop Reding continues to rise to the top as we close in on the highest ranked high schools in Ontario. Please click the link below to see how our community ranks amongst those in the rest of the province. Here at the school, we … Continue reading