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"
Mark Your Calendars! St. Jerome CES 5th annual Spring Fling is Friday, May 26th, 2017 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Help make this year’s event a great success! We are looking for donations for the silent auction fundraiser. Please reach out to your network of friends, family and employers to help us with prizes! Prizes can include trips, gift cards, ... Continue reading "Our Spring Fling is Coming…Volunteers and Donations Needed!"
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"
The York Catholic District School Board’s Multi-Year Strategic Plan identifies four commitments to our stakeholders. They include: the Integration of Catholic Faith, the Continuous Improvement of Student Achievement, the Effective Use of Our Resources and Engaging Our Communities. Faced with increasing financial restraints, these commitments continue to guide the Board’s decision-making on new investments and areas for cost reductions.
During the spring 2016 ... Continue reading "Changes to the Winter School Site Maintenance Program"