On Wednesday June 21st at 1:15 pm, parents of Grade 8 students are invited to attend a mass in celebration of Grade 8 graduation at Our Lady of Grace Church. Congratulations to our Grade 8s!
The lunch hour is an important part of student success and wellbeing. Students have the opportunity to interact with peers, spend time outdoors in nature and engage in physical activity. All of these elements contribute to increased focus and decreased stress levels.
We do not encourage students leaving school property to go out for lunch, especially unaccompanied by an adult. However, in the ... Continue reading "Lunch protocol for intermediate students"
The Ministry of Education is committed to improving Indigenous education in Ontario, improving student achievement and well-being, and closing the achievement gap between Indigenous students and all students. In 2007, the Ontario Ministry of Education launched the Ontario First Nation, Métis, and Inuit Education Policy Framework (the Framework). The Framework guides the Ministry of Education, school boards and schools as ... Continue reading "Indigenous Education Survey"
The Institute for Catholic Education (ICE) would like to hear from all stakeholders in the YCDSB community about Catholic education in Ontario! “Renewing the Promise” is a dialogue to solicit your input about Catholic education in Ontario and will help guide the work of ICE for the future.
Our YCDSB teachers, staff, parents and students play a very important part of this dialogue ... Continue reading "The Critical Role of Catholic Education in Ontario Consultation"
The York Catholic District School Board is seeking 2 community members with financial expertise and business knowledge to serve on its audit committee for a 3-year term effective April 1, 2017.
The Audit Committee is comprised of 3 trustees and 2 independent members drawn from the community ... Continue reading "Posting for External Member to sit on YCDSB Audit Committee"