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Friday Update - December 21, 2018


Please note the following important dates: 

• Monday, January 7, 2019 


• Tuesday, January 8, 2019


• Wednesday, January 9, 2019



• Thursday, January 10, 2019

•      SCHOOL MASS - 9:00 AM

• Saturday, January 12, 2019

•     GRADE 2 THEME MASS 5:30 PM


Application Info for NEW Families  September 2019

Parishioners who are considering having their child(ren) attend St. Matthew's Elementary School for September 2019 please note that application forms will be ready for pick up at the school office beginning Tuesday, January 8, 2019 and will be due back January 15, 2019.   If you have any questions please contact the school office at: or 604-589-7545.


Parking Lot Etiquette

Please remember that when driving through our school's parking lot to please drive carefully and slowly.  It has been noted that several cars are driving rather fast and without consideration for all the pedestrians and other cars that are in the lot.  We appreciate your cooperation as we strive to provide a safe environment for all members of our parish and school community.


Thank You!

A big thank you to all the St. Matthew's families who have faithfully worked at their PPP job so far this year.   Kudos to all traffic supervisors, lunch time supervisors and cone set up families who endured quite rainy and windy weather in the past few weeks!  Thank you to our:  Special Events teams, Flower Sales, Head Check Moms, Recycling Team, Soup Kitchen Helper, Library, PREP teachers, Office Helpers, Scholastic Helpers, Hot Lunch helpers - the school could not do without you all! 


Christmas Concert Photos

Please click here for a sampling of some photos from last night's concert.  We were all very proud of the students and their performances.  Also, a big thank you to all you who so generously donated to Father Tran's Medical Mission.  May God Bless You All!


Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

On behalf of the entire St. Matthew's School community we wish you and your families a very Merry Christmas and a blessed New Year!  See you on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 8:40 am.