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School Information

St. Francis de Sales is a vibrant Kindergarten to Grade 6 Catholic elementary school located in beautiful Smiths Falls which is part of the C.D.S.B.E.O. (Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario). Our school offers French Immersion beginning in Grade One. At St. Francis we strive to educate the heart, mind, body and soul of each and every student.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, our school has re-opened with all Health and Safety protocols in place. Students in Grades 4-6 are required to wear masks at school, while children in Kindergarten-Grade 3 are strongly encouraged to wear masks whenever possible.
**Please note that we are a nut-free facility.**
*Please note on “School Lunch Days” the item will be delivered at the first nutrition break around 11:00 a.m.*
Daily Timetable: Due to COVID-19, we have had to adjust our timetable to allow for physical distancing in cohorts during recess times. Here is a snapshot of a typical day:
9:15-9:30   Students arrive for school and go directly to their classes.
9:30           O'Canada, Prayer and Morning Announcements
11:10-12:50  Classes rotate to allow for first recess and Nutrition Break #1
1:30-2:50     Classes rotate to allow for second recess and Nutrition Break #2
3:30             Dismissal
Click below for a copy of our whole school year calendar: