Frequently Asked Questions
If you have a question or concern, do not hesitate to contact the school office at 905-623-5151.
Some frequently asked questions and their answers appear below.
When does the school day begin? What are the bell times?
Our school day schedule can be found here.
The bell rings at the beginning and end of each recess and lunch.
When do buses arrive and leave the school each day?
The buses arrive at our school at 8:15a.m. and leave starting at 3pm each day. You can visit our Transportation page for more information on busing.
How do I know if buses are delayed or cancelled due to weather?
You can listen to your local radio station, check STSCO social media, visit the STSCO website in the morning, or call the STSCO information line at 705-748-5500 or 1-800-757-0307 for bus delays or cancellations. Remember that if a bus is cancelled in the morning, it will not run in the afternoon.
What is the best way to get in touch with a teacher?
Parents/guardians are encouraged to communicate through SeeSaw, Google Classroom or email.
What do I do if my child is sick and cannot come to school?
If your child is sick, please do not send him/her to school. Children who are too sick to go outside for recess should be kept at home until they are able to participate fully in the school day. Please call the school at 905-623-5151 before 8:30 a.m. to inform us that your child will be absent. The school's answering machine is on 24/7 so you can leave a message at your convenience.
In which grades do students receive their sacraments?
All Sacraments are facilitated through St. Joseph Parish. Please find more information here