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I will stand up for what I know is right and just.
I will face challenges, fears and difficulties with fortitude.
I will take responsibility for reaching my potential.
Our virtual scholastic book fair is in full swing. A great way to celebrate family literacy and a fun night out is offered through participation in the Virtual Book Fairs Family Fun Night. Please have a look at the link to the flyer which has been included.
We are excited to be engaging in the virtual Scholastic Book Fair from February 15 – February 28. The opportunity to explore books provides families with alternate activities to promote literacy, leisure time hobbies, and enriched learning environments. For students, this is an opportunity to access resources of interest, or to explore different genres of literature.
As always, participation in the virtual book ... Continue reading "Virtual Scholastic Book Fair"
We have entered the Second Week of Advent. The Love Candle has been lit, and we continue to wait in joyful anticipation for the birth of Christ. Visible signs of our faith are everywhere. The lighting of the advent wreath reminds us of the everlasting presence of God’s love, joy, hope and peace. The beauty and simplicity of our Nativity displays reminds us of the ... Continue reading "Advent – A Time of Waiting"
Our Week of Wonder (WOW) Christmas Toy Drive kicked off with great success today. We have had a wonderful response and we look forward to being able to share a mountain of toys for the Holiday Heroes program sponsored through our great partners at the York Regional Police station located at McCowan and Carlton Road.
Please remember that participation in the WOW Christmas ... Continue reading "Week of Wonder Christmas Toy Drive"
The York Catholic District School Board worked closely with its partners at the Ministry of Education, York Region Public Health, and with Board staff to prepare for the return to school in September. By aligning our practices with their guidance, we are confident our schools will continue to be safe, inclusive places to learn and work throughout the 2021-2022 school year.
The York Catholic District School Board, in partnership with Catholic Community Services of York Region and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is proud to offer two school orientation programs for newcomers to Canada. Newcomer students and their parents who moved to Canada in 2021 or 2020, as well as ESL/ELL students are strongly encouraged ... Continue reading "Youth who are new to Canada are invited to attend school orientation programs"
Student Transportation Services of York Region (STSYR) is the transportation consortium for the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) and the York Region District School Board (YRDSB). STSYR provides service to more than 56,000 students in 300+ schools, covering more than 90,000 kilometers daily. STSYR works closely with school bus ... Continue reading "School Transportation Information for the New School Year"