Good evening parents and teachers!  Hoping that everyone had a chance to enjoy this beautiful November weekend!  Remember to check out our website at and follow us on twitter @stleosfun

A huge shout out to our sponsor of the week Land Mechanical  Check them out for all of your heating and HVAC needs!  Thank you for your generous contribution to our school and for helping us to achieve our goals! 

Congratulations  to all students of the St. Leo Children's Choir on their inaugural performance today at 11:30a.m. Mass.  Thank you to all who supported and witnessed their angelic voices. Another proud moment for our School!   The next Children's Choir Mass will be on December 6th at the 11:30a.m. Mass.  Please show your support!   

Good luck to our boys and girls intermediate volleyball teams this week as they respectively participate in Divisionals at Christ the King, facing Christ the King, St. Ambrose, St. Teresa, and St. Josaphat. Thank you to Mr Sarabia, Mr. Punter and Mlle Hunter for their coaching and support!
"Deep in the heart of the Mimico Jungle you can hear the LIONS rumble"…..

A huge thank you to all of the amazing volunteers who work so tirelessly for our Nutrition Program.  Our children have a healthy snack EVERY day thanks to all of them.  Dorothy Bothelo, Julie Stone, Jurida Lukani, Susy Rosa Opoka and Claire McMullan you are so very appreciated for all that you do for our school!

Reminder that Pasta Day is this Thursday.  Forms are due by Wednesday.  
Pizza Day is Wednesday!

More celebrations from the Garden Unveiling! Have a look at 22 Divisions’ Facebook page J

A huge thanks to all parents for a smooth Hallowe’en. We had no issues with candy, baked goods etc. Everyone was respectful of our allergen aware school issues and was most generous in their sharing of Hallowe'en treats!

Please note that our 2nd Annual Teacher Appreciation Breakfast will be held on December 16th.  We as parents meet at the school from 8:00a.m. - 9:00a.m. to welcome our teachers with a lovely breakfast to say thank you for all of their hard work in supporting our children every day. If you are interested in being a part of this very fun morning please respond to this email.  We are looking for parents to help both in breakfast items (quiche, baked goods, fruit trays etc) and in serving, the morning of! 

At our recent CSPC meeting Eric Vanderwol spoke to us regarding concerns of increased traffic on Stanley street - particularly streets in Mimico that are being used as "shortcuts" to the Lakeshore.  If you are interested in signing a petition to bring this concern to Toronto Transportation Services please email  Your voice will make a difference!   
Please also visit Councillor Grimes website for a free "Slow Down - Children At Play" sign at  Councillor Grimes is actively trying to combat congested traffic in South Etobicoke and your letters and emails are important as he advocates for our Ward at City Hall.  Please email his office at  

It is official Anthony Simms is the winner of the Cleanup Drive and received the $100.00 ToysRUS gift card.  Thank you Anthony for your hard work and dedication in raising funds for our school! The YELLOW HOUSE won the Cleanup Drive bringing in a whopping $840.00!!!!  They will celebrate with a frozen yogurt sundae party on November 20th!  The Green, Blue and Red Houses all came in around $400.00 each.  Many thanks again for everyone's contributions! 

Be sure to check out our new sponsors below!  Have a wonderful week everyone and as always never hesitate to contact me if you have any questions, concerns or ideas to make our school even more awesome!

Warmest Regards,