Fast Facts and Bell Times


The patron soon to be saint of the school is known for Social Justice, humility, self sacrifice and faith, helping the poor and the oppressed.

This school's name honours the prominent place of Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta in our Catholic faith. The school was founded in Courtice, Ontario and has been located at its current site since 1991.

Our 20th Anniversary was celebrated in 2012.

Did you know that...

    • St.Mother Teresa has been canonized in 2016 by Pope Francis, Celebration and Mass took place on September 19, 2017.
    • We have an outside learning classroom.

Bell Times

Each school day has the following schedule:

    • 8:50 A.M Supervision
    • 9::05 A.M. Entry Bell
    • 10:41 A.M. - 10:56 A.M Recess
    • 12:18 P.M. - 1:18 P.M. Lunch
    • (outside at 12:38 P.M.)
    • 2:40 P.M. - 2:55 P.M. Recess
    • 3:35 P.M. Dismissal

Parish Information

St. Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School School is a welcoming community with a mission to assist all students to achieve their spiritual, physical, intellectual and emotional potential in a caring environment.

Academic programs at St. Therese within a spiritual orientation based on the Catholic faith. The tone of the school reflects a theme of respect and responsibility, a collaborative approach to problem solving, and a community focus made up of students, staff, parents, parish, and the wider community. You can read our Catholic Graduate Expectations (CGE) for additional information.

The school comes together to celebrate monthly school masses with its affiliated parish

St. Therese Roman Catholic Church

3800 Courtice Road North

Courtice, Ontario

L1E 2L5


phone: 905-436-2126

fax: 905-436-9589


Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.