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Italian International Languages Program – Elementary and Secondary Students

June 12, 2017
​The Centre for Lifelong Learning of the LDCSB provides international languages programs. We have been asked to share the following flyer with our families for consideration. The Italian International Languages Program will offered once again for elementary and secondary students. The program for secondary students offers credit courses. Please share with...

Jean Vanier Celebrates Being Everyday Superheros!

June 05, 2017
Parachute Safe Kids Week takes place June 5-11, 2017 and will focus on active transportation: Walk, Bike, Wheel, which includes walking, cycling, skateboarding, scootering, and other wheeled activities. This year, our theme is everyday superhero , which highlights the importance of how children can become leaders in road safety by learning...

Jean Vanier Catholic School - Community Support

May 11, 2017
Do you, or someone you know: need to talk? is stressed out? worried? being bullied at school? or Is there too much yelling or big feelings at home?  You are not alone! Check this out:  ​


May 08, 2017
​Join us as we take the pledge to drink water instead of sugary drinks!  Click here to pledge as a family.



May 08, 2017
​This week our JV Vikings are banning disposable water bottles and learning how Water Does Wonders!  Join us as a family - Click here to learn more:  SSO_English_Parent_Booklet-3.pdf


Fête de la Terre de l'arbre Canada

April 20, 2017
Venez participer à notre communauté scolaire ce vendredi 21 avril à 9h30 pour notre liturgie de la Terre et à 10h30 pour une célébration de la communauté @TreeCanada. Cet événement célébrant aura une composante forte des Premières nations et symbolise la croissance, la force, la durabilité, l'espoir et la paix. Tout...

Tree Canada Earth Day Celebration!

April 20, 2017
Come out and join our school community this Friday, April 21st at 9:30am for our Earth Day Liturgy and at 10:30am for a @TreeCanada community celebration. This celebratory event will have a strong First Nations component, and symbolizes growth, strength, sustainability, hope and peace.  Throughout the day we will be planting trees to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary...

Track Tryouts

April 11, 2017
​TRACK AND FIELD TRYOUTS for grades 4-8 students are fast approaching...Be ready for May 8th.  Track-Field-Tryouts.pdf

Math 4 Families Night

March 19, 2017
An evening of fun and enjoyment for families as they play and learn about everyday math together.

"A Night of Renewal" with Chris Bray!

February 23, 2017
Welcoming families to join us for an evening of worship and song with singer Chris Bray, at Jean Vanier Catholic School on March 7th at 7pm! ​ Non-perishable food donations for our Lenten mission are appreciated and will be collected at the door.​​  

Byron Pizza Adopt-a-School Jean Vanier Fundraiser MARCH 8th

February 12, 2017
For every Family Special ordered, Byron Pizza will donate $5 to Jean Vanier Catholic School. When you call to place your order, simply state that you’re supporting our school. 
Family Special:
2 Medium or 2 Large Pizzas with 4 toppings on each pizza, plus one of the following options: 
#1. Large Caesar Salad 
#2. Small Garlic Strips 
#3. Two litre Coke product (Add an...

Valentine's Dance-A-Thon

February 12, 2017
Donate today to support your son/daughter as they dance their heart out at our annual Jean Vanier Catholic School Dance-a-thon hosted by DJ Phill!  All funds contribute to our School Council initiatives. YOUR CHILD COULD WIN: A Party for the class with the highest funds raised! OR A Chance to be PRINCIPAL...

December C.A.R.E. Award Recipients

January 09, 2017
​Congratulations to our C.A.R.E. Award Recipients for the month of December.  Jean Vanier Catholic School is SO proud of all of you.  Go Vikings!

London Lightning Tickets!!

December 22, 2016
​Jean Vanier Catholic School has been generously gifted some tickets for our school community to attend a London Lightning Basketball Game!  Two tickets are available per student to attend the game on January 1st at 2:00pm.  It is a free event for all Jean Vanier families and we hope that you'll...

Come to our Book Fair!

November 22, 2016
​Join us Nov. 30th - Dec. 3rd for our Christmas-themed book fair!  Check out the dozens of entries in the Christmas tree construction contest and hundreds of amazing new books for purchase.  Don't miss out!

C.A.R.E Award Recipients

November 16, 2016
​Our October recipients are posted on the bulletin board by the office. Congratulations to these students who are recognized for living out our Jean Vanier School Prayer through their caring, accountability, responsibility and effort.

We Remember

November 14, 2016
A special thank you to Ms. Sanchez's grade 2/3 class for planning our Remembrance Day gathering. We remembered in faith all those who have served or continue serving in our armed forces, especially those who have died and those wounded in battle. We remember.... ​

Our NEW FDK Playground is complete!

November 10, 2016
​Come check it out!  After much anticipation, the FDK students have been enjoying with their beautiful new playground.  Many thanks to the students, parents, and families who through years of fundraising efforts have made it all possible.  Go Vikings!

Happy Thanksgiving

October 05, 2016

This Week at Jean Vanier Catholic School...

September 18, 2016
School Photos - Sept. 20th/21st
Back to School BBQ - Sept. 20th, 5-8pm
School Council Meeting - Sept. 22nd, 6:30-8pm
​P.A. Day - Sept. 23th


This Week at Jean Vanier...

September 11, 2016
Spirit Wear orders are due to the office this week. Come join us for our back to school mass at St. John the Divine Parish for 10am mass! Donate and come out to cheer on Jean Vanier Catholic School students as we run in honour of Terry Fox this Friday Sept. 16th....

Welcome back to Jean Vanier Catholic School!

September 05, 2016
We've been waiting for you!  We are looking forward to welcoming our wonderful students when the school bell rings at 9:10am tomorrow morning.  Get ready, get set, learn!​

Family Movie Night - Friday, May 27th

May 24, 2016
​Families are invited to come and watch a movie together and have a few snacks. This event is sponso​red by our wonderful School Council. 

Mighty Minds the Musical

March 11, 2016
​ Mighty Minds! A Musical That Makes Learning Fun!

Composers: Cristi Cary Miller, John Jacobson
  The students are in a panic! It's time for testing! The teacher needs help fast, and there's only one thing to do. “Hello, Mighty Minds? Come quick!” In a whirlwind of action, the...

Jean Vanier Cabaret

March 11, 2016
​On April 13th, our junior and intermediate students will be showcasing​ their talents at STA Secondary School.

Welcome to Our New Website!

March 01, 2016
​Over the next several weeks, we will be adding content to our new Jean Vanier Website.