Year: 2020

Online registrations and assessments for secondary students who are new to Canada available!

The York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB), one of Ontario’s top-performing school boards, continues to welcome new students for the 2020-21 school year. Student registrations, as well as assessments for secondary students who are new to Canada, will take place online throughout the summer, as a result of the Ontario public school closures due to COVID-19.

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ABR Guiding Resources

Recent events in Canada and the United States have ignited discussion and action focused on the experiences of anti-Black racism. The work needed to dismantle anti-Black racism is complicated, and differentiated depending on our own identities. It will require us to be committed to supporting each other and holding each other accountable.

With this in mind, we have curated resources to assist ... Continue reading "ABR Guiding Resources"

St. Matthew Welcome to Kindergarten Website

Due to the closure of schools, Welcome to Kindergarten and First Impression sessions are being done virtually this year. Virtual First Impressions meetings will be scheduled and our Kindergarten team has prepared a new Welcome to Kindergarten website.  The site contains information on our school, the Kindergarten program and a virtual tour of the Kindergarten areas.  Please click here to check it out. ... Continue reading "St. Matthew Welcome to Kindergarten Website"

Taking Care of Our Mental Health and Well-being

“I will be reliable so people can depend on me.”  Positive mental health helps you to embrace each day with a renewed focus and the ability to deal with the challenges we face.  Remember to actively take care of your mental health and to teach your child strategies to take care of their well-being.

Ophea has put together a collection of health and ... Continue reading "Taking Care of Our Mental Health and Well-being"