Category: Board News

February PA Day

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"

Bell Let’s Talk Day 2022: Supporting ourselves and each other

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"

Kindergarten Registration for September 2022 is Now Open

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"

Families are invited to learn about York Catholic’s French Immersion Program

Applications open December 3rd for children entering Grade 1 next September

The York Catholic District School Board offers the French Immersion program at 15 elementary schools, and five high schools throughout York Region. The program aims to provide non-francophone children with a high degree of proficiency in the French language. Although the curriculum is the same as in the English-language program, the language ... Continue reading "Families are invited to learn about York Catholic’s French Immersion Program"

York Catholic Remembers…

This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the poppy as the official symbol of Remembrance in Canada

On November 11th the York Catholic District School Board will pay tribute to fallen Canadian veterans and all those who serve our country as a member of the Canadian Forces, past and present. Schools across the region will mark Remembrance Day with tributes and special events ... Continue reading "York Catholic Remembers…"