Saint Joseph Catholic School | Geraldton, Ontario.

Special Announcement:

Our Mission

St. Joseph School provides a strong team that works together to meet the intellectual, social, emotional and physical needs of each child. By doing this, we provide a supportive learning environment in which children know that they are safe, accepted and successful. In partnership with the community, each child will be given the opportunity to become a well-adjusted, motivated, life-long learner.

Our School Calendar

Saint Joseph's Calendar

Our School Newsletter

School Day Schedule

School Day Schedule

Morning Bell: 8:45 am

Students who walk or are being dropped off are asked to come as close to the 8:45 bell time as possible.

Staggered Nutrition Breaks: 

JK/SK: 9:55 am - 10:25 am
Grade 1/2: 10:25 am - 10:55 am
Grade 3/4: 9:35 am - 10:01 am
Grade 5/6: 10:25 am - 10:55 am
Grade 7/8: 9:35 am - 10:05 am

Staggered Lunch:

JK/SK: 12:20 pm - 1:05 pm
Grade 1/2: 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Grade 3/4: 11:55 am - 12:40 pm
Grade 5/6: 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Grade 7/8: 11:55 am - 12:40 pm

Dismissal: 3:00 pm

Reporting your child's absence from School:
Please contact the school administrative assistant, Mrs. Gignac, at 854-0811 (leave a message) or text us at 807-853-3032.

School Allergy List

All Peanut Products (examples are peanut butter or peanut oil or peanuts etc.),
Fish (examples are salmon or tuna or halibut and many more),
Tree Nuts (examples are almonds or coconuts or pine nuts or pecans and many more),
Crustacean Shellfish (examples are lobsters or crabs or crawfish or prawns or shrimp),
Mollusk Shellfish (examples include octopus or squids or abalones or clams or mussels or oysters or scallops etc.)

We have children in some of our schools with life-threatening allergies. Please check this list and remember it can change with the addition of new students.

Some children can have mild to severe allergic reactions. Consider ingredients used in home-cooked items; for example, did you use peanut oil in a recipe?

Report any missing allergy information for your school through our contact form; please let us know the name of the school.


Mental Health and Well-BeingAcademic ExcellenceFrench Language and CultureLearning for All


 Catholic Education, Virtue of the Month

Extracurricular Activities

Monthly Mass/Liturgy, religious celebrations, dances, Christmas Assembly, Jump Rope for Heart, First Nation Celebrations, Operation Christmas Child in November

Extracurricular Sports

Grade 5 - 8 participate in cross country running, basketball, volleyball, soccer, floor hockey, curling, and baseball.

School Spirit and Slogan:

Community Job Positions

Lunchroom supervisors are needed. If interested, please call the school at 854-0811 or drop off a resume. Please call our school's Administrative Assistant, Debbie Gignac at 854-0811.

Community Volunteer Positions

Please call our school's Administrative Assistant, Debbie Gignac at 854-0811 for more information.

Is there a breakfast program?


The breakfast program will be delivered to students in class at 8:45 am

Does St. Joseph Catholic School have in-school child care?


After School Program at St. Joseph Catholic School

Interested in joining our School?

Call 854-0811 and our school's Administrative Assistant, Debbie Gignac, will make an appointment for you to tour our school with your child.

Explore the School Registration Information.

Junior Kindergarten Registration and Open House

Visit us on from to learn about our school.

School Spirit

school logo

School Mascot: Wolf

School Dress Code and Code of Conduct

Visit our Board Policy and Administrative Procedures' web page for more information.

Safe Drinking Water

Lead in Drinking Water — Questions and Answers

Ontario Regulation 243/07 for Safe Drinking Water in Child Care Centres and Schools

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