School News

Raz Kids and Dreambox can be used this summer....

posted Jul 7, 2017, 5:03 AM by Ellen Bailey

Parent access instructions can be found and shared via the following link:​

Parent Dashboard set up instructions can be found and shared via the following link:

Picnics, Snacking and Family Food Planning....

posted Jul 7, 2017, 4:57 AM by Ellen Bailey

Summertime can be more challenging for some families as there are more activities planned outside of the house and nicer weather to enjoy as opposed to spending time doing food prep! Use this handout to help guide you towards the best summertime picnics, BBQ’s and snacks, all while budgeting your food dollar. Inside this flyer are summer picnic ideas, best snacking practices, snack list, lunch ideas, and recipes.

Parent Engagement Conference, Saturday October 14th...

posted Jun 13, 2017, 3:39 AM by Ellen Bailey

The HDSB Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is pleased to be hosting its 10th Annual Parent Engagement Conference on Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at Craig Kielburger S.S. in Milton. This years’ conference theme is “21st Century Student Success: Creating a Culture of Equity, Inclusion and Well-Being” We are proud to announce this year's Keynote Speaker is Candy Palmater on "The Road Less Travelled"

Halton Parent Child Centre - Summer programs for children upto 5 years of age

posted Jun 11, 2017, 5:24 AM by Ellen Bailey

Halton Parent Child Centre is the lead agency for Ontario Early Years Centres in Oakville.  They have many community partnerships and provide services for parents and their children newborn to 5 years.  They also provide parenting support for families up to the age of 12 years and service over 2000 families per year.


It is important for children to attend programs prior to entering kindergarten as it helps them with their social skills and overall development.One of the programs that HPCC is promoting on this flyer is a camp program for children 3.5 years, and will be entering kindergarten in September.

Please see flyer.


Kindergarten Registration...

posted Mar 9, 2017, 11:42 AM by Ellen Bailey

We are still accepting registrations for Junior and Senior Kindergarten for September 2017.  Access to the school library is provided after a student is registered. 

Please bring the following original documents when registering:

Proof of address (any two of the following current documents): lease or deed, car registration, property tax bill, utility bill, residential telephone bill, moving bill, bank statement, credit card statement, correspondence with a government agency 

Proof of age: birth certificate, passport or baptismal/faith document for your child.

Proof of citizenship: birth certificate or passport or Record of Landing (IMM 1000) or Permanent Resident card.

Proof of immunization or philosophical or religious exemption forms (completed medical authorization where necessary). 

If you are not the child’s parent, or if you have sole custody, please bring proof of custody (court order). 

To register for fall 2017, Junior Kindergarten children must be 4 years old by December 31, 2017, and Senior Kindergarten children must be 5 years old by December 31, 2017.

Kindergarten Orientation night will be Thursday May 11, more details to follow.

Anaphylaxis and food at school....

posted Feb 15, 2017, 3:40 AM by Ellen Bailey

 Recently some fast food franchises have announced that they can not guarantee that they are peanut free.  "If you are bringing food to the school from takeout restaurants, please ensure the food is free from nuts, and free from cross contamination of nuts." 

Palermo is a scent free school.

posted May 9, 2016, 6:55 PM by Ellen Bailey   [ updated Jul 11, 2016, 1:58 PM ]

Some individuals at Palermo are allergic to scents. We ask that students and parents visiting the school refrain from using perfume, heavily scented deodorant, etc.

No Left Hand Turns

posted May 9, 2016, 6:49 PM by Ellen Bailey   [ updated Jul 11, 2016, 2:01 PM ]

No left hand turns out of our parking lot between 9:00 a.m. and 9:15 a.m. please. This slows down traffic and prevents buses from getting in and dropping off kids.  Thanks for your consideration. 

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