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St. Basil Catholic Elementary School will offer full English Programming from Kindergarten to Grade 8 plus other unique programs as noted below.  The school features state-of-the-art facilities that will enhance student achievement.  As a Catholic nurturing community, we are called and committed to the full potential of each child and to foster a personal relationship with Jesus that will inspire Catholic leadership.  Your child will be part of a safe and faith-filled school that is dedicated to developing the whole child.

All of our students, from Kindergarten to Grade 8, will be able to utilize special rooms including a science lab, music room, lecture/drama room and dance studio.  The school also has a chapel and cultural room.

Families in need of day care services will have the opportunity to choose St. Basil’s on-site day care services. There will also be a Before-and-After school program that will be offered to students up to the age of 12. For further information contact Child Care Algoma at 705-945-8898

The Leader in Me

The Leader in Me is a program that provides opportunities to students to develop their full potential.  To achieve this students will learn about;

  • Leadership
  • Responsibility
  • Accountability
  • Problem Solving
  • Adaptability
  • Communications
  • Initiative & Self Direction
  • Creativity
  • Cross-cultural skills
  • Teamwork

Aligned with best-in-class content and concepts practiced by global education thought leaders, The Leader in Me provides a logical, sequential and balanced process to help school proactively design the culture that reflects their vision of the ideal school.

Native as a Second Language

Native as a Second Language (Ojibwe) will be offered to students from Kindergarten to Grade 8.  Students will learn how to speak, read and write Ojibwe through a variety of resources including, online resources, DVDs, songs, prayers and stories.

A key component of the program is learning about the culture, the history and traditions of the First Peoples of Canada.  Indigenous education is open to anyone who wants to learn more about the First People of Canada.

Accessibility Plan

In compliance with the Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board is committed to providing accommodations to persons with disabilities. 

The Board will take into account the person’s ability to access information and will provide the information contained in Board-produced public documents in a format that meets those needs as agreed upon with the person.