As part of our Anti-bullying Awareness event students will have the opportunity to wear PINK on STAND UP to bullying day on November 17th. On November 23rd, Brent and Sarah are coming to present their show Find Your Magic for students K-3. This anti-bullying awareness presentation also empowers students to believe in themselves no matter what they may be facing. On December 5th ... Continue reading "ANTI-BULLYING Awareness – Nov. 17-25, 2017"
A parent information night will be held on Wednesday November 29, 2017 here at CTK to explain our Grade One French Immersion Program. The French Immersion online application will be available from November 14, 2017 to January 25, 2018 at www.ycdsb.ca. **It is critical that all Year 2 Kindergarten students (SK), even if they are ... Continue reading "French Immersion Info NIght – Nov. 29, 2017"
Our York Catholic High Schools are looking forward to welcoming Grade 8 students to their upcoming High School Information Nights taking place this Fall.
The High School Information Night provides students and their parents with a chance to tour the high school facility, learn about the various programs and options available to them, and meet current staff and students who can ... Continue reading "High School Information Night For Parents / Guardians of Grade 8 students"
Parents are advised that the Board has passed a new concussion policy and protocol which can be viewed on the Board’s website. Simply stated, a child suspected of a concussion will not be allowed to return to “play” until he/she has been cleared by a physician to do so. Paperwork informing the parents and guardians of their responsibilities will be sent home every time a ... Continue reading "Concussion Protocol"
The policy dealing with students who have asthma has changed. In accordance with the Act to Protect Pupils with Asthma (Ryan’s Law : Ensuring Asthma Friendly Schools, 2015) the Board approved a new policy #206: Protection of Students with Asthma at its June 21st Board Meeting. The York Catholic District School Board recognizes that there are some students within the school ... Continue reading "New Asthma Policy"
School Boards across Ontario are demonstrating their commitment to Truth and Reconciliation by providing Land Acknowledgements that honour Indigenous Peoples and traditional lands. At the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB), we echo the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and the Assembly of Catholic Bishops of Ontario (ACBO) in their response to the Calls to Action through the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.