Bishop Reding 2nd Annual “Christmas Vendor Extravaganza”

Hello Bishop Reding CSS Community, It is with a great pleasure and excitement that we “The Bishop Reding Catholic School Council” will be hosting our Bishop Reding 2nd “Christmas Vendor Extravaganza”2018! We are extending this invitation for each of you to join us at this very Incredible and Magical event! This exciting event will most certainly be giving each of you a jump start to your Christmas shopping! Last year both Shopper’s and Vendors were speaking of this event for several weeks… … Continue reading

Vaping Concerns – Working to keep our students healthy and safe!

Dear Bishop Reding Families, Our school community is having difficulty with students vaping in the washrooms, changerooms and on school property. We have had multiple student reports and parent complaints. Vapes can have a negative impact on the health of both those who imbibe in vaping and those in the vicinity of the vape. It can especially be harmful to students who suffer from asthma and other respiratory issues. Vaping on school property is a violation of … 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

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