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Welcome to Kindergarten

We are excited to welcome you to St. Raphael the Archangel CES.  To help you become acquainted with our school community, Kindergarten program, and school protocols, we have prepared these videos.  Please take the time to view them as there is important information for the start of your child’s educational journey.  We can’t wait to meet you!

This is Me Booklet 2021.pdf ... Continue reading "Welcome to Kindergarten"


Elementary Students Daily COVID-19 Self-Screening


On a daily basis before leaving home, parents/guardians are responsible for conducting the COVID-19 School and Child Care Screening Tool with their child. If your child has any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 or answers yes to any of the questions on the screening tool, do not send them to school, seek assessment and testing at a COVID-19 Assessment ... Continue reading "Elementary Students Daily COVID-19 Self-Screening"

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October 21st is Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day!

The 21st Annual Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day is Thursday, October 21, 2021!

The York Catholic District School Board takes this opportunity to recognize and thanks its many Early Childhood Educators (ECEs), Child Care Workers and Early Years’ staff who work in our Kindergarten classes, schools, and affiliated child care centres.

YCDSB recognizes that years of research ... Continue reading "October 21st is Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day!"

Happy Thanksgiving to our York Catholic Family!

“Thank the almighty, for all that He gave in life, for the food that you eat, for the people you greet, for the love in the heart, for that wonderful start. Thank the Lord for everything, because it is Thanksgiving Day!”

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The York Catholic District School Board wishes its entire York Catholic community a safe and blessed Thanksgiving! Please join us ... Continue reading "Happy Thanksgiving to our York Catholic Family!"

Today is World Teachers’ Day!

World Teachers’ Day is held annually on October 5th to celebrate all teachers around the world. Our York Catholic schools, as well as those right across the globe have been greatly affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic. The support of teachers is essential to the worldwide recovery and that is why the theme for this year’s World Teachers Day is, “Teachers at the heart of ... Continue reading "Today is World Teachers’ Day!"

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