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

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

Student Services Information for Day One and Week One

Good Day Parents and Students, Welcome back to the start of another fantastic school year at Bishop Reding Catholic Secondary School. We are very excited to get the year started and for learning to begin! Just a quick reminder that today at 3:30PM, students will be able to access their timetables online via the Student Information System located on the werbr.ca website under the Quick Links menu on the right side of the Home Page. Also, we have posted an … Continue reading

BR – New Student Orientation Thursday Aug 30

Dear BR New Students, We would like to invite you to our New Student Orientation taking place at the school on Thursday, August 30th. Grade 9 Orientation will take place from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm. Grade 10-12 Orientation will take place from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Grade 9 students will participate in some community building activities designed to support the transition to secondary school in the morning. All new students will have a tour of the school and … Continue reading

BR – Student Services Information for the New School Year

Dear BR Parents/Guardians and Students, Bishop Redings’s Student Services Department will be opening its doors to the 2018-2019 school year from August 27th – August 30th. The office will be open each day for guidance related appointments for present students between 9:00am – 12:00pm. For new registrations/international students appointments will be available between 11:00am-1:00pm (only WALK IN appointments … do not book an online appointment). To find out what items are required for new registrations, please click on the August Bookings page below and follow the … Continue reading

Bishop Reding CSS Closed for the Summer

Dear Bishop Reding Community, This email is a reminder that Bishop Reding CSS is closed to the public for the summer due to construction/renovations taking place in the school – please do not come to the school. If you have questions please call the school at 905-875-0124. The school is tentatively going to be accessible to the public for registrations or concerns the week of August 27, but we will send an update later in the summer to confirm this. … Continue reading

Important End of Year Information and Reminders

Dear Parents and Guardians of BR students, We would like to share the following important end of year information with you and ask that you discuss it with/remind your children: Lockers – need to be cleaned out and materials taken home for the summer by the end of exams on Tuesday, June 26; students are reminded to keep their school assigned locks for September, or they will need to purchase another one. If the lockers are not emptied, locks will … Continue reading