Town of Milton – Safety Procedures

The Town of Milton has provided the following video links and safety information regarding our school crossings, PXO, and uncontrolled intersections. Parents and Students are welcomed to view this link and videos to understand what is expected for our BR Community. Pedestrian safety website: https://www.milton.ca/en/live/crossingguards.asp Marked school crossing: https://youtu.be/njxLXBmdQ …. PXO: https://youtu.be/evnZ9RkE3hI …. No control: https://youtu.be/mzcpd0y0lpY … Continue reading

SafeArrival Student Absence Reporting is Coming to Our School!

We are pleased to announce that beginning Monday, November 5, 2018, our school will be moving to a new automated student attendance management system called SafeArrival, offered through SchoolMessenger®, the company that hosts our parent notification system. Once implemented, the SafeArrival system will be available 24/7, allowing you to report your child’s absence in one of three ways: using the SchoolMessenger® mobile app by logging into the SchoolMessenger® web site by calling into an interactive toll-free phone line Learn more … Continue reading

Homework Club at Guardian Angels

Volunteer as a homework mentor at Guardian Angels School. In this group mentoring program, high school teens mentor youth in grades three through eight who require academic, social and/or emotional support. You are matched one-on-one with an elementary student in a group setting and are supervised by an adult volunteer. Programs run on Mondays after school for 70 minutes from November – May. What’s in it for you: Transportation is provided for free to Guardian Angels from Bishop Reding You … Continue reading

Bishop Reding student, Jay Mehta, attends the award-winning SHAD 2018 program at Western University

Jay earned the SHAD Fellow designation after being nominated to attend the award-winning enrichment and entrepreneurship program, SHAD, which brings together top youth from across Canada every July. Students go through an intense experiential learning program that empowers them to become leaders, innovators, and change makers. He is a member of the lifelong SHAD network which includes numerous Rhodes Scholars, Top 30 under 30 award winners, Loran Scholars, and leaders in many different fields in Canada and around the world. … Continue reading

“Making the Most of My Summer” By: Tife Ademidun

My name is Tife Ademidun and I am a grade twelve student at Bishop Reding. I enjoy involving myself in various programs and initiatives in my school as well as my local community. This summer I had the privilege of participating in the Women in Engineering Summer Research and Mentorship program at the Lassonde school of Engineering. This program offered seventy grade eleven female students a job working in an engineering research lab at York University. As a result of … Continue reading

Socktober Event – Bring in your Socks to help those in need!

Dear BR community, In Evangelii Gaudium, “The Joy of the Gospel,” Pope Francis reminds us that “none of us can think we are exempt from concern for the poor and for social justice.” With this in mind, Bishop Reding’s H.O.P.E Project aims to “Help Open People’s Eyes” to various social issues and ways students can make a difference in their community. From Tuesday, October 16 – Tuesday, October 30, 2018 we will be celebrating “Socktober” by having our Sock Drive. … Continue reading

Semester 1 Progress Reports and Teacher Interviews

Good morning BR Parents and Guardians, We would like to remind you that students received their progress reports yesterday, Thursday, Oct 11. Please review these with your child(ren). Parent/Student/Teacher interviews will take place next Thursday, Oct 18, from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Students should make appointments with their teachers for you. We encourage you to bring your child(ren) to these meetings to allow for a great conversation about how your child is progressing in each of their classes. Thank … Continue reading

Bishop Reding 2018/2019 Student Calendar

Presenting Gr 9-12 Visual Art Creations as well as Art Club/Social Justice Creations. This Calendar not only showcases our BR talent, it is functional in that it states school events. Enjoy our BR Art and be efficiently organized! We are offering a limited edition of Bishop Reding’s Student Calendar on Parent/Teacher Interview Night on October 18th. Purchase while quantities last!! Only $8.00! Please submit a hard copy of your receipt of purchase to the designated table between 6:30-8:30 pm. … Continue reading

Water Test Results at Bishop Reding CSS

SUBJECT: Drinking Water Tests Dear Parents and Guardians, You may have seen the recent article in the news about the drinking water tests that were conducted in all schools across the Halton Catholic District School Board. The article specifically mentioned Bishop Reding School and I wanted to provide you with some information about the water samples taken from our school. I will begin by saying that the safety and well-being of our students and staff is always our highest priority, and … Continue reading

HCDSB Marks Rowan’s Law Day

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, the Halton Catholic District School Board will be marking Rowan’s Law Day to raise awareness about concussions. What is a Concussion? A concussion is a brain injury that is caused by a blow to the head, face, neck, or body that can cause a sudden jarring of the head. Even what seems to be a mild bump to the head can be serious. Research indicates that a concussion can affect a student’s school performance in … Continue reading