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St. Francis Xavier Secondary School
  • St. Francis Xavier Secondary School
  • 50 Bristol Road West
  • Mississauga ON, L5R 3K3
  • Phone: 905.507.6666
  • Fax: 905.568.1026
  • Principal: Jim Horvath
  • Vice Principal(s): Irene Carvalho
  • Linda Gallant
  • Massimo Giannobile
  • Cathy Greco
  • Superintendent: Lucy Papaloni
  • Trustee:
  • Anna Maria Abbruscato (Ward 4)
  • Thomas Thomas (Ward 5)
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St. Francis Xavier SS Important Updates

Hey Xavier some fabulous alumni news!

Wallace Wong will be on Chopped Canada!!! Click on the link below and scroll to competitor #61.

His episode airs April 25th.

Set the PVR's...looks like it is going to be a good one!CHOP02_EPS14_Anne-Sorrenti-e1426010268453!

Wallace competed in the Skills Canada competition when he was an Xavier student and he racked up the medals all the way to National GOLD! He has many accomplishments to his credit since then, but it all started here; with his Hospitality teacher Pat Nixon.

Enjoy the nail biting action!!!


SHSM Hospitality and Tourism

Two grade 12 SHSM Hospitality students Lord Manalad and Teesha Persaud won $500.00 each from the Canadian Association of Food Services Professionals. These students also win the opportunity to network with Maple Leaf Foods. ATTA GO SHSM TIGERS.

Lord Manalad Winning Essay

Teesha Persaud Winning Essay


Come Celebrate Xavier's 25th Anniversary

Date: Friday, May 29th, 2015 - 25th Anniversary Poster

Click here to register

Get Ready for Secondary School - Grade 9


Grade 9 0rientation

  • When:  Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
  • Time:     8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Where:  St. Francis Xavier S. S. Gym
  • Attire:   Casual clothing with running shoes
  • Lunch:  Light Lunch will provided

Bring $6.00 for school lock purchase. (exact change appreciated)

Parent Meeting: 12:00 p.m. meet School Council  members and Administration Team to learn more about School Council and your involvement. BBQ lunch provided.


Prom 2015 - Information Package


Peel Police Free Workshop Series for Parents


 Immunization - 2nd Clinic - Tues. May 5th, 2015

In Ontario, all students are now required to be immunized against meningococcal disease. Students 12 years of age and older must have the meningococcal ACYW-135 vaccine or valid exemption.

 Most students would have had the vaccine in grade 7/8. Students who have not had the vaccine have received a notice in the mail from Peel Public Health. Registered Nurses from Peel Public Health will be coming to our school to offer the Meningococcal vaccine to students who require it.

Students 14 years and older can sign their own consent form. The date of the clinic is May 5, 2015 This is the second clinic for Xavier for the 2014/15 school year. There will not be another one.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Peel Public Health at 905-799-7700.

Graduation 2015


Community Letter Health and Physical Education Curriculum


Solidarity Calendar Sow Much Love to Give

Use the online calendar to support  the poor in third world countries. Collect change during Lent and stand in solidarity with those in need around the world. "Sow much love to give" All classes are encouraged to participate. Use the calendar as a guide for collecting change at home and bring the money in at the end of Lent. All money will be sent to Development and Peace.

God bless you all on your Lenten journey 2015

Grade 9 Registration (2015-2016) 

  • Parents wishing to register their child for Grade 9 are welcome to pick up a registration package from our main office.


Community Communication Letter from the Principal


Message from the Board






Bullying - Online Reporting Tool

Online Reporting Tool to promote a positive school community, this Reporting Tool has been created so students who become aware of bullying incidents and other negative behaviours that impact the school environment can report them.

When you fill out this form, you are not required to provide your name or any other information that identifies you. If the information is provided anonymously, it may be dealt with in a general way, as there may be no means to respond specifically if limited information is provided. Depending on the type of information you provide, you may be identifiable.

In some cases, if you are identifiable based on the information provided, the school principal/vice-principal may approach you to provide more information on a confidential basis. If you choose to identify yourself in the reporting process, the principal and/or vice-principal may follow up directly with you.

School Begins at 8:17 a.m.

Students should arrive at school ten minutes before school begins.
Welcome back to all our students and an especially warm welcome to the brand new grade 9's.

FX Regular Day Schedule:

Period 1: 8:17 - 9:35
Period 2: 9:40 - 10:55
Period 3(A): 11:00 - 11:40
Period 3(B): 11:40 - 12:20
Period 3(C): 12:20 - 1:00
Period 4: 1:05 - 2:20

Accident Insurance Coverage

The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board does not provide accident insurance coverage for student injuries that occur on school premises or during school activities. You may purchase coverage for your child at or by calling toll free at 1-800-463-KIDS (5437).


All our students are expected to be in full and proper uniform every day at school. This includes being in the halls, library, and cafeteria. Students who do not comply with the school uniform policy will receive appropriate consequences.
Please note: the last day that students can wear the optional "summer uniform" is Friday, October 11th. All students must be in their rugby shirt after Thanksgiving.

Uniform items may be purchased through R.J.McCarthy located at 44 West Drive in Brampton. For more details go to

Religious Accommodations

If you are in need of religious accomodations for this coming school year, please read this letter.   Religious Accomodations Letter

Spirit Design Contest

Congratulations to Aimee Padillo for winning the School Council Spirit Wear Design Contest. Her design was chosen from over 20 other very well designed entries and she is seen here being presented $100 for her design by St. Francis Xavier SS School Council Chair, Paul Pinheiro. St. Francis Xavier SS Spirit Wear with Aimee Padillo's design is available from the School Council e-store. Click the following link to get your St. Francis Xavier SS hoodie today.

Orders placed on the web will be delivered to the school office for pick-up approximately 7 days after the order is placed along with a copy of the invoice.

Principal of the Year


The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is pleased to announce that Michelina Battaglini, Vice-Principal at Loyola Catholic Secondary School, has been named recipient of this year’s Principal of the Year Award by the Catholic Principals’ Council of Ontario. Read More

Catholic Education Week


Schools and parishes across the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board will host many special events and activities during the week of May 3-8, as students, staff, and the community celebrate Catholic Education Week. Read More

Public Budget Consultation


The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is providing multiple options this year for parents/guardians and other community stakeholders to provide input regarding the board’s 2015-16 operating budget. Read More

Technological Skills Competition


The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board’s 2015 Catholic Technological Skills Competition will be held on April 8 (Elementary) and April 9 (Secondary). Read More

Sir John A Macdonald Contest


The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is hosting a board-wide multi-media contest for students to recognize and celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir John A. Macdonald. Read More

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