School Announcements

Palm Sunday Mass

posted Apr 3, 2020, 1:02 PM by Tracy Mertz   [ updated Apr 3, 2020, 1:03 PM ]

Please join Mr. More as his home parish videotapes  Palm Sunday Mass  live at 10:20 a.m.

Baby Shark washes hands

posted Mar 30, 2020, 12:23 PM by Tracy Mertz

Take a peek at this fun Baby Shark video

St. Emily's First Ever Virtual Spirit Week

posted Mar 29, 2020, 6:43 PM by Tracy Mertz

Quarantine Friends Spirit Week - Home | FacebookGet ready, tomorrow we start our first ever Virtual Spirit Week.  An email will come to you tomorrow morning setting out the full week of  events.

TVO TeachOntario E-Newsletter - March 25, 2020

posted Mar 26, 2020, 6:04 AM by Tracy Mertz

RESOURCES TVO's Digital Learning Tools for Students During the Current School Closures
Graphic collage of TVO Digital Learning Resources

TVO launched a new learning initiative designed to provide enhanced access to a host of TVO digital learning products during the current school closures. Part of the Ontario Ministry of Education’s Learn at Home program, the initiative provides free, online, easy access to learning tools for students from K-12. You can find more information and links below in this newsletter.

Click here to read the more from TVO

TVO Mathify Free 1-on-1 Online Math Tutoring with OCT Teachers for Grades 6-10
TVO Mathify offers free 1-on-1 online math tutoring with Ontario Certified Teachers for students in grades 6-10. During the school closures, tutors are available from 9am to 9pm Monday through Friday and Sunday 3:30pm to 9pm for students wishing to build their math understanding and confidence with a personalized math coach. 
TVO mPower K-6 Math, STEM and Social Science Concepts
TVO mPower offers more than 65 free online games that help students master tough-to-learn K-6 math, STEM and social science concepts. All games are Ontario curriculum-based and designed to bolster foundational skills and inspire a love of math.
TVO ILC Preview Free Courses for Grades 9-12
TVO ILC invites students to join our free online TVO ILC Open House, where they can keep up with their studies or deepen their understanding through an open preview of all 144 grade 9 to 12 courses. 

Click here to go to TVO ILC Open House
TVOkids Award-Winning Educational Content
TVOkids is well known for the 13 hours of award-winning educational content it broadcasts every day, as well as its educational videos, games and online content supporting the Ontario curriculum.

As part of the 
Learn at Home initiative, TVOkids has added The Power Hour of Learning to its broadcast schedule every day from 9:30-10:30am, providing school aged kids with stimulating curated educational content each morning.

In addition to the popular 
TVOkids YouTube channel, three new subject-specific channels have been launched:
  • Language – A YouTube Channel where kids join an imaginative world where learning language is paramount. These videos are designed to promote the growth of language skills and a love of reading.
  • Click here to visit the TVOkids Language channel

Candle Vigil - Wednesday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m.

posted Mar 24, 2020, 2:41 PM by Tracy Mertz

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "candle group of"Tomorrow, the 25th of March,  at 7:30 pm almost all the church bells will be ringing across the world for 10 minutes.

We are asked to put a candle in the window during that time - this is for covid-19, peace and health.

Please tell people you know.  

Another Resource

posted Mar 24, 2020, 6:46 AM by Tracy Mertz

Good morning St. Emily family's,

This resource is targeted for Special Needs students, specifically for students with Developmental needs.  It can be used for our younger students; kindergarten, grade 1 and grade 2.  Take a peek.   has just created three online modules related to Social Studies, Science and Reading.  

Feel free to do the free registration and check out the resources. The best part it is gives options of doing the assignments without having to print out anything. 

Learn at Home - Ministry of Education

posted Mar 23, 2020, 4:51 AM by Tracy Mertz   [ updated Mar 23, 2020, 8:07 AM ]


Here is a Ministry of Education site to explore;  Learn at Home

Scholastic at home - for families

posted Mar 16, 2020, 8:08 AM by Tracy Mertz

We know that missing school isn’t easy for your kids—or for you. But we also know that there are simple ways to turn unexpected time at home into exciting opportunities for your students to learn, think, and grow. 

That is why we’ve created Scholastic’s Learn at Home website. This free resource provides your children with 20* days of exciting articles and stories, videos, and fun learning challenges. Children can complete them anytime, in any order. They can work on their own or together with you and your family. Our active learning journeys are available on any device and will provide your child with up to three hours’ worth of exciting learning experiences per day. They can go on virtual field trips, meet best-selling authors, or dig deep into a topic they love. We hope that you and your children stay safe and healthy, and wish you the best of luck during this stressful time.

With best wishes from all of us at Scholastic, 

Lauren Tarshis 
Sr. VP, Editor in Chief & Publisher

Information Sheet about COVID- 19 in multiple languages

posted Mar 13, 2020, 7:08 AM by Tracy Mertz

The Ministry of Health has developed an information sheet about the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in multiple languages to inform Ontarians about the virus, how they can protect themselves and what to do if they think they have contracted the 2019 novel coronavirus.

Happy Chinese New Year

posted Jan 24, 2020, 6:06 AM by Tracy Mertz

On behalf of the St. Emily Community, we wish you a Happy Chinese New Year. Image result for chinese new year 2020 blessing

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