York Catholic schools are pleased to join schools across Canada in celebrating Winter Walk Day on Wednesday, February 2, 2022! Each year, Winter Walk Day takes place on the first Wednesday of February. Walking to and from school is fun every day, so we encourage you to journey outside throughout the entire month of February! If you are remote learning, you can always plan to ... Continue reading "Winter Walk Day is February 2nd"
The York Catholic District School Board recognizes the importance of professional learning that enhances educators’ knowledge and skills so that they can provide effective support to all students. On February 4th, 2022, our elementary staff will be engaging in professional learning that is devoted to addressing financial literacy in the new mathematics curriculum. Our secondary staff will be engaging in assessment-related work as it pertains ... Continue reading "February PA Day"
The York Catholic District School Board is preparing to mark Bell Let’s Talk Day on Wednesday, January 26, 2022. This year’s Bell Let’s Talk Day campaign highlights the ways that we can support ourselves and those we care about through actions like listening, being there and talking. As we continue to focus on action to increase awareness around mental health and mental illness, we ... Continue reading "Bell Let’s Talk Day 2022: Supporting ourselves and each other"
Starting Kindergarten is an exciting time in a young child’s life, filled with new experiences and opportunities to learn and grow. Kindergarten registration at the York Catholic District School Board is now open for the 2022-23 school year that starts in September.
Children must be four years old by December 31, 2022 and born in 2018 to register in Junior Kindergarten, or five ... Continue reading "Kindergarten Registration for September 2022 is Now Open"
The York Catholic District School Board congratulates Yza P., Grade 8 student at St. Michael Catholic Academy in Thornhill and Isabelle G., Grade 6 student at St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Elementary School in Markham for creating the beautiful artwork featured on the Board’s official 2021 Christmas card!
Yza’s and Isabelle’s artwork were selected ... Continue reading "Student Artwork Featured on YCDSB 2021 Christmas Card"