Construction Presentation For St.Joe’s Students


On Friday,September 29, all students in construction technology classes were brought to the student lounge for a presentation.The presentation talked about some of the different careers construction can lead to and why students might want to work in the field.

Students were amazed at the amount of money and jobs available in the field. There was a wide variety of jobs that you could do in construction that also varied in levels of education. Some jobs required a high school diploma were others required university, college or even apprenticeships. There is also a lot of good money in the work, most workers get paid around $73,000 a year.

The speaker also mentioned what you can expect working in construction. Working in construction allows a lot of moving around from job to job, and you get to learn and work with your hands opposed to learning in a classroom. Continue reading “Construction Presentation For St.Joe’s Students”


The End Draws Near

Graduation Portraits, December 8th & 9th, 2016 Saint Joseph CHS Picture day All graduates NEED to sign up for graduation photos. A two pose photo session is complimentary, however for $25* you will receive a full eight pose photo session (*payment required AT CAMERA).

    C O M E    P R E P A R E D

Ladies should wear a light/white coloured top with an attractive collar and gentlemen, wear a dress shirt and tie.

Thank you for your cooperation in advance. ~PictureThis Photography

Article written by J. Brodie. 

Bishop Universiry 

Bishops university presentation for information on how to apply for this university.

It’s a great way to be able to learn and experiance the greatness of some of what there is to offer from Bishop.

Candadore College

Candadore College is coming to Saint Joesephs high school for a grade twelve presentation. The presentation starts at 8:45am in the Student Lounge.

Take Your Kid To Work Day!

Take your kids to work takes place tomorrow, November 2nd 2016.For students, it’s more than just a fun day. It’s an opportunity to understand the importance of staying in school by seeing first-hand the skills required in today’s workplace. It also allows them to start exploring career options in a practical way, and gaining a better understand of just how many career choices are open to them. Last, but not least. It lets them experience a day in the world of work and begin thinking about the kind of job they might aspire to.

University Information Program.

Students from Saint Joseph’s high went to ADHS for an opportunity to see what could be offered by universities in the area. They were shown presentations and given information about things such as open house and programs at the universities.

OSSLT Break Down

The OSSLT testing does NOT go as planned by both EQAO and school officials.

As planned, grade 10 students across Ontario prepared to write the test online on the October 20th . However very few actually managed to get online likely due to the mass amount of data hitting the EQAO servers at once. EQAO official Richard Jones hopes that the issue will be solved in time to redo testing in the spring. Continue reading “OSSLT Break Down”

Get Ready, Testing Begins.

The grade tens of Saint Joseph’s High are prepping for the first online OSSLT (Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test). Workshops were held to introduce the students to the style of testing in hopes of having everyone ready. 

When speaking about the test Mr. Rowat has said “Saint Joes has had a high standing in the rankings for this test over the past few years and I’m confident we will continue to score well.”

Testing will be held during periods one and two tomorrow morning! Be ready.

To find out what room you’ll be writing on please consult the window of the student lounge, your rooms will be posted there.


Be sure to stop by the trophy case in town square and read about our actors/actresses who played roles in our schools play Godspell. image

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