Come and See Youth Event – Holy Rosary Parish Feb 02

Holy Rosary Parish (Milton) is inviting all youth (age 12+) and young adults to join us on Saturday February 2, 2019 for a Come and See youth event. We’ll start in the church at 7:30 pm with Praise and Worship, and finish with snacks in the church hall at 10 pm. There will be Eucharistic Adoration, great music and fellowship with the Light of Jesus youth band and speaker Chris Bray. Chris has received multiple Gospel Music Association Covenant awards and … Continue reading

SEAC SOUNDBYTES – World Down Syndrome Day Contest

World Down Syndrome Day School Contest World Down Syndrome Day is a United Nations sanctioned observance celebrated on March 21st (3/21) with the goal to create a single global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion and well-being of people with Down Syndrome. Halton Down Syndrome Association launched WDSD Contest in 2015 with the same goal to spread awareness about Down Syndrome and help promote diversity and inclusion in our schools. WDSD School Contest was AMAZING last year! A total … Continue reading

Halton Region – Racoon Rabies Info

The Halton Health Department has requested that information on raccoon rabies be provided to all staff, parents and students in the School Board. Rabies is a fatal disease that affects the central nervous system of warm blooded animals, including humans. The virus spreads through exposure to saliva from infected animals – bites, scratches, or licks on broken skin and mucous membranes such as eyes or mouth. After someone is exposed to rabies, timely administration of rabies treatment can prevent rabies … Continue reading

SEAC SOUNDBYTES Dec 2018

Students with Special Needs and the Christmas Holidays Christmas and winter break can be fun, busy, and exciting – and the excitement and change in routine can also be chaotic for many students, especially those with special needs. As much as educators do their best to maintain structure for students, the excitement of the holidays, the many special events and activities, and the time off school can be overwhelming. The change in routine can take a child out of their … 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

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

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