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Father Michael Goetz Catholic Secondary School
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  • Father Michael Goetz Catholic Secondary School
  • 330 Central Parkway West
  • Mississauga ON , L5B 3K6
  • Principal: Sharon Allegretto
  • Vice Principal(s): Kristen Priestner
    Ekwy Odozor


  • Superintendents: Dulcie Belchior
  • Trustee: Bruno Iannicca (Mississauga Ward 7)
    Stefano Pascucci (Mississauga Ward 4)
    Luz del Rosario (Mississauga Ward 6)
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Student Registration Info​

For information on how to register at Goetz or at any other Dufferin Peel Catholic DSB secondary school, please visit Secondary School Registration​​

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With much appreciation to the sponsors of the Goetz Breakfast Program

Open the following to view the school's Breakfast Program sponsors:​GOETZ Breakfast Club.docx

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Ministry of Education Update for eLearningOn February 1, 2022 the Ministry of Education issued the Policy and Procedures Memorandum (PPM 167) regarding the Online learning graduation requirement. Beginning with the cohort of students who entered Grade9 in the 2020-21 school year, all students must earn a minimum of two online learning credits as part of therequirements for an Ontario Secondary School Diplomaunless they have been opted out or exempted in accordance with the processes described in the memorandum (PPM167).

Adult learners entering the Ontario secondary school system in 2023-24 or later will also be required to meet this graduation requirement unless they opt themselves out of the requirement in accordance with the processes described in thismemorandum. The complete memorandum can be accessed in the link provided herein, for your perusal. Policy/Program Memorandum 167 


All students who are considering eLearning courses, please visit https://www3.dpcdsb.org/programs-services/elearning for some of the following frequently asked questions:

  • What is eLearning (online graduation requirement) and how does it differ from other course types?
  • What are the benefits of online/eLearning?
  • What are programs or course deliveries that would not be eligible for the online learning graduation requirement?​

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Students are encouraged to review the ‘Steps’ to considering eLearning and speak to their Guidance Counsellor for more information, registration and opt-out information.

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Goetz Breakfast Club

Daily in the school's atrium from 8 am - 8:10 am.

All Goetz students are welcome!

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PLASP at Father Michael Goetz

PLASP programs are a safe place for your child to connect, play, and get some energy out!

Our programs:

• Meet the high standards set out by the Ministry of Education

• Adhere to strict COVID-19 safety protocols

• Our staff members are warm, nurturing and caring people who connect well with children, families and the community.

• Are staffed by Registered Early Childhood Educators, as well as members of the Ontario College of Teachers, Child and Youth Workers (CYW) & Child and Youth Practitioners (CYC)

• Accept fee subsidies from the Region of Peel and City of Toronto

Before School programs operate from 7:30 a.m. until school starts and include breakfast daily.

After School programs begin at school dismissal, include a substantial daily snack, and run until 6:00 p.m.

PLASP Child Care Services is a charitable organization, operating on a not-for-profit basis, providing award winning programs for children, for more than 40 years.

Register at https://www.plasp.com/ or call 647-484-4372 for more information.

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Goetz ECO Team's Published Action Student Project!

Click on the link below to see the Goetz ECO Team's Published Action Student Project

To view go to, https://ourcanadaproject.ca/place/bring-nature-inside/ 

(click on HOME to see other school projects in Canada)

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ABSENCE REPORTING – SafeArrival -  

The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board has implemented a new student absence reporting system that will make it easier for you to report your child’s absence from school.With SafeArrival, you are asked to report your child’s absence in advance using any of the following three convenient options: If you prefer a printable copy of these instructions, it is available below.  Please scroll down to end of this message to access).

1. Using your mobile device, download and install the SchoolMessenger app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store (or from the links at https://go.schoolmessenger.ca/#/home

The first time you use the app, select Sign Up to create your account.

Select Attendance then Report an Absence.

2. Use the SafeArrival website, https://go.schoolmessenger.ca/#/home  .  The first time you use the website, select Sign Up to create your account. Select Attendance then Report an Absence.

3. Call the toll-free number 1-844-435-3440 to report an absence using the automated phone system.

  • These options are available 24 hours/day, 7 days a week.
  • Future absences can be reported at any time.
  • NOTE: For absences greater than five consecutive days, please call your child’s school directly.

Please report absences in advance using SafeArrival instead of sending notes or calling/emailing the school.

  • Please note there is a change to the current process of communicating unexplained absences to the parents/guardians of secondary school students.
  • The notifications for unexplained absences will still be sent out at 6:00 p.m., however you will now receive an early notification through the SafeArrival system, if your child has an unexplained absence from period 1.
  • Also new, Parents/guardians will be able to provide a reason for that day’s absence up until 11:00 p.m. using one of the three options listed above.
  • As always, the expectation is that you report your child’s absence in advance to avoid receiving notifications of unexplained absences.

Helpful resources for using the new SafeArrival absence reporting system have been posted on your school’s webpage under the Quick Links > NEW Process for Reporting Student Absences.

If you would like a printable copy of these instructions please open and print the following NEW, Attendance SafeArrival Instructions.pdf

Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we implement this new system.

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 School Uniforms

For Goetz School Uniforms all students are requested to contact McCarthy Uniforms 

For more information, please visit their website at www.mccarthyuniforms.ca/profile

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IMPORTANT * Student Password Registration - Reset Tool *

In order to avoid losing your wi-fi access when at school, being able to reset your own school account password when you have forgotten your password or when you can't get your wi-fi to work...

  • All students are requested to register their Password Registration - Reset Tool as soon as possible. 

  • You can do this in only a few minutes using your personal ped, home computer or by coming to the school library at your convenience.  Go to http://passwordregister.dpcdsb.org to register today!

For any questions or if you have any difficulty completing this registration, please ask the FMG library staff.

 

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