St. Patrick's Catholic High School

1001 The Rapids Parkway
Sarnia, Ontario N7S 6K2

Phone: 519-332-3976 Fax: 519-383-7024

BURGER KING SCHOLAR

High school seniors, Burger King employees, their dependent children in the U.S. , Canada and Puerto Rico can apply to receive up to $50 000 in scholarship awards for the 2018-2019 school year.

High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible and be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.

Don’t miss you chance to become a Burger King scholar. Apply today!

The application period for the 2018-2019 school year is open from Oct. 15, 2017 through Dec. 15, 2017

https://bk-scholars.com/

 


Schulich Leader Scholarships

Schulich Leader Scholarships are the largest and most prestigious undergraduate Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) scholarships in Canada, with a value of up to $100 000 each. 

Fifty students receive this celebrated award each year. 

Learn more at SchulichLeaders.com

Interested students, please see a Guidance Counsellor before February 1st, 2018.

 


TD Scholarship for Community Leadership

If you are a community leader and a hard-working student ready for college or university, they you’re the perfect candidate.

 As a recipient of 1 of 20 TD Scholarships, you’ll get up to $10 000 for tuition and $7 500 for living expenses per year for up to four years, plus offers of summer employment at TD. 

Click Here for more information

Deadline:  November 17, 2017

 


Father Ted Colleton Scholarship

Sponsored by the Niagara Region Right to Life

Open to senior high school students Grades 11 & 12

Three awards: 1st Prize:  $1500; 2nd Prize: $800; 3rd Prize $500

Scholarship program includes writing an essay of 1500 words.

Click Here for more information

Deadline:  Postmarked NO LATER than Friday, December 1, 2017

 


Fireside Essay Scholarship

Recognizes outstanding Catholic High School seniors who are daily "Putting their Faith into Action."

Five winners will receive $1000 cash awards for writing a 750-word essay on how their religious education is influencing their lives.

Click Here for more information

Deadline:  Monday, December 4, 2017

 


Local Scholarships and Bursaries

These are the local scholarship and bursary applications that guidance counsellors referred to during the grade 12 homeroom visits in September.

PLEASE have a look at what you might be qualified to apply for!!!

  • Lambton County BURSARY Application Form (Click Here)
  • Lambton County SCHOLARSHIP Application Form (Click Here)

DEADLINE TO ST. PATRICK'S STUDENT SERVICES:  FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 2018

NOTE:  A more detailed description of awards is available on the LKDSB web site under "Scholarships & Bursaries" (Click Here)

 


yconic Scholarship

Matching Students to Money for School

Eligibility:

The Scholarship is open to yconic members who are:

  • Canadian citizens, permanent residents of CAnada or international students with a valid student visa (permit must be for one year or longer)
  • 16 years old or older at the time of application
  • High school students planning to enroll in a certificate, diploma or degree program in the 2018/2019 or 2019/2020 academic year at a Canadian college, university or trade school

How to Apply:

Online at: www.yconic.com

Deadline: Thursday, November 2, 2017 @ 3:00 p.m. ET

 


Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship Program

If integrity, determination and courage describe you - you have what it takes to be a Horatio Alger Scholar.  Our scholarships reward students who possess the character to overcome adversity and succeed in life.  We help students overcome financial barriers to pursuing higher education.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be graduating high school with plans to enter a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2018 or must be CEGEP students planning to pursue a university education
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a degree at a post-secondary institution (in Quebec a three year vocational program or a two year preparatory program followed by a university degree are acceptable)
  • Demonstrate critical financial need ($65,000 or less annual net income per family is required)
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade percentage of 65
  • Attend high school (or CEGEP) and reside in Canada
  • Be Canadian citizens

 

How to Apply:

Online at: www.horatioalger.ca/en/scholarships AND please see your guidance counsellor

Deadline: October 25, 2017

 


Loran Scholarship

Every year, we assess over 4000 applicants and select up to 34 promising young Canadians as Loran Scholars, based on evidence of integrity, courage, grit and a high level of person autonomy.

We provide Loran Schlars with opportunities to explore, develop and share their talents over four years of undergraduate study.  At this time, there are 121 scholars attending 19 different universities across the country.

Eligibility:

Eligibility criteria for high school students:

  • Be in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in high school
  • Present a minimum cumulative average of 85%
  • Hold Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status
  • Must be 16 years of age or older as of September 1, 2018

How to Apply:

Online at: www.loranscholar.ca/apply

Deadline: October 18, 2017 (8:00 p.m. ET)

Meridian’s Commitment to Communities

Sean Jackson Scholarship

Are you a dedicated volunteer or innovative community organizer entering a post-secondary institution in 2017? If so we want to hear from you! You could be awarded a $10,000 scholarship to help fund your education!

Scholarship Information:

One student who shows an outstanding commitment to their community will be awarded a $10,000 scholarship to help them pursue their post-secondary education goals.

How to Apply:

Online at: www.meridiancu.ca/scholarship

Deadline: May 15, 2017

 

 

2017 Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarship Program

 
Monsanto Canada will provide approximately 65 scholarships to deserving high school students across the country entering their first year of post-secondary education in agriculture, food science or culinary arts, at a Canadian college or university.  Each scholarship is valued at $1,500.00 and will be awarded to students who meet the criteria described in the application form available at www.monsanto.ca.
 
Application Deadline:  June 15, 2017
 

 

The Maynard & Rene Walker Family Scholarship

 
A new scholarship has recently been created in hounour of Maynard and Rene Walker - two longtime residents of Point Edward.  The successful application will receive $5,000 US each year for the first two years of post-secondary education. 
 
Key criteria for identifying the winning applicant will be high school grades and contributions to the Village of Point Edward.
 
Completed applications are to be submitted to the Village Municipal Office by MAY 1, 2017.  The winning applicant will be identified and announced by June 29, 2017.
 
See your Guidance Counsellor for an application.
 
 

 

Society of St. Vincent de Paul - J & J Y Trades Scholarship

 
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Sarnia/Lambton Deanery is accepting application for the J & JY Trades Scholarship.
 
Applications are welcome from persons in need of additional financial support who are beginning studying in 2017  or who have already begun studying to see a diploma or certificate through an Ontario College.
 
There are two $1000.00 scholarships and one $500.00 scholarship.
 
Application forms are available online through the Sarnia Community Foundation at www.sarniacommunityfoundation.ca 
 
DEADLINE:  May 1, 2017 4:00 PM
 

Libro Credit Union Student Award

The Sarnia branch, along with our 30 other branches, will now have its own $2,000 student award that graduating students will be eligible for. There will no longer be an individual student award winner per High School.

 

The criteria for students:

  1. You are 17 to 25 years old and demonstrate active participation and leadership in your community. 
  2. You will be enrolled full time in a Canadian post-secondary education program, including college, university, technical institute, apprenticeship or private college, during the 2016/2017 academic year.
  3. You have a current academic average of C+ (67%) or higher.
  4. You are a resident in southwestern Ontario or an Owner of Libro Credit Union.

 

Applications open each spring and to apply, the student would go to: https://www.libro.ca/Community/StudentAwards.aspx. Once applications open, we will be sending a poster to your school to help promote the award to your students.
 
Deadline:  Wednesday, April 12, 2017
 

 

Jim Stokley Scholarship
 
 
Students who may be  attending Lambton College in the fall, may be eligible to apply for the Jim Stokley Scholarship.  Each year two $2,500.00 scholarships in honour of the late Jim Stokley are awarded.  Following is a link to this award and the application.
 
 

Burger King Scholar Program
 
High school seniors, Burger King Employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners can apply to receive up to $50,000.00 in scholarship awards.
 
For more information and to apply online:  www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/whatwedo/scholarsprogram
 
APPLICATION DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 15, 2016
 
 
 

 

 
Horatio Alger Scholarship Program
 
The scholarship program provides financial assistance to students in Canada who have financial need and have exhibitied integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.
 
For more information and online application visit:  www.horatioalger.ca/en/scholarships
 
DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 25, 2016
 

 

 
 
 
LORAN Scholarship
 
 

Renewable for up to four years, with a total value of $100,000, each Loran Award includes:

  • An annual stipend of $10,000
  • A matching tuition waiver from one of 25 partner universities
  • Personal mentorship from a Canadian leader
  • Access to our network and up to $10,000 in funding for summer internships in three different sectors
  • An orientation expedition through Algonquin Park
  • Annual retreats and scholar gatherings
Eligibility Criteria for High School Students
  • Be in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in high school.
  • Present a minimum cumulative average of 85%.
  • Hold Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.
  • Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year.

DEADLINES:  OCTOBER 19 for school sponsored application

                       OCTOBER 26 for direct pool application

 


Studentawards.com

Are you graduating this year and planning to go to college or university?  Are you wondering how you will pay for your education?

Visit www.studentawards.com for free access to over $100 million in financial opportunities.


 


 

School Cash Online Link
School Cash Online


PHOTO CONSENT FORM

Use of Student Personal Information form

Please click here to download form

All students must have signed consent in order to have their photo for the yearbook, projects, achievements, activities, plays, athletics and presentations being photographed or recorded on school property. 


December 11, 2017 Literacy Newsletter and Brochure

Literacy Letter

Literacy Brochure


 

SCHOOL CALENDAR

and

Up Coming Events

Click on the event for more details.

School Calendar

School/Board 2017-2018 Calendar


Ontario Student Assistance Application Portal (OSAP)

https://www.osap.gov.on.ca/OSAPSecurityWeb/public/login.xhtml


St. Patrick's Student Council Members

2017-2018 Student List


School Uniform

Uniform Visual Flyer

(McCarthy Price list)

McCarthy School Uniform Link

*2018 Fit Show*

July 17 from 3 pm - 8 pm

July 18 from 10 am - 3 pm


PARKING LOT SAFETY

Parking Lot Safety/Student drop off and pick up..Letter


 Important Links/Stories

LSSAA Schedule (Lambton Secondary Schools Athletic Association)


CANADA'S ANTI-SPAM LEGISLATION:
CONSENT TO RECEIVE ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION

A reminder to all parents in our school community that we will require your email address and consent to communicate electronically with you for any activities that include an exchange of money for goods or services (i.e. year book, graduation, activities etc.).   Please visit the following web site in order provide your consent.

http://www.st-clair.net/canadian-anti-spam-legislation.aspx


Provincial Regulations

which govern drinking water in schools and child care centre

Click here for letter information


FYI

TICKS may be in our area, and for that reason, we have attached an information sheet that should be reviewed with your child.

Information Sheet

Bullying Prevention Plan for Safe and Mentally Healthy Schools