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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"

St. Joan of Arc CHS Kickstart Summer Program

The Kickstart Summer Program is a great way for in-coming St. Joan of Arc CHS grade 9 students to address both challenges and opportunities. It helps to facilitate a soft-landing into secondary and their new home for the next four years. The Kickstart Summer Program will focus on helping current Gr. 8 students develop the foundational literacy and numeracy skills for a successful transition into ... Continue reading "St. Joan of Arc CHS Kickstart Summer Program"

Grades 7-8: YCDSB Upcoming Pathways Conferences for Students and Parents

Below is important information regarding upcoming YCDSB Pathways events:

High School Opportunities – February 9, 2022 @ 6:00 pm

As we move into course selection, the Pathways team will be providing information for students regarding pathways programs offered by the YCDSB including: Co-op, OYAP, Dual Credits, SWAC, SHSM, eLearning, etc.

Register at:  ... Continue reading "Grades 7-8: YCDSB Upcoming Pathways Conferences for Students and Parents"

Grades 7-12 Pathways Speakers Series: Post-Secondary Destinations

Students and parents from grades 7 to 12 will have the opportunity to explore a variety of post-secondary pathways options ranging from: college, university, and apprenticeship. Some speakers include: Seneca, Humber, Ryerson, University of Toronto and York University and a representative from the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum and more.

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Topic: Pathways Speakers Series – Postsecondary Destinations


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January PA Day

The York Catholic District School Board recognizes the importance of communicating about student learning, especially as it pertains to the development of learning skills and achievement of the curriculum expectations. During the January 14, 2022 PA Day, elementary staff will be engaging in assessment-related work that will aid in the information included in the report cards that are issued in February to families. ... Continue reading "January PA Day"

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"

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