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.
Photo Re-Take Day will be taking place on October 3rd. Please review the flyer for more information.
Students wishing to purchase photos can come by the Main Office for order forms. Completed forms and payment must be given to the photographer when photos are taken. The school does not receive forms or payment for photos.
The annual Awards Night Ceremony will take place on Thursday, October 19th, 2017. This evening will recognize St. Brother André students who have excelled in various subject areas, those who have attained Honour Roll status and those who have earned their place on the Principal’s Honour list. The ceremony will take place in the gymnasium and begin at 7:00 p.m.
Invitations were sent ... Continue reading "Awards Night 2017"
September 25, 2017 marks the beginning of Safety Awareness Week. Throughout the the week and during different periods of the day, staff and students will be practicing a series of drills and simulations. Students and staff will practice fire drills, a lock down, shelter-in-place and hold and secure procedures. Staff will give students explicit instructions on how to complete the drills safely and successfully and ... Continue reading "Safety Awareness Week 2017"
International Languages and Learning Strategies programs will be starting soon at St. Robert, St. James and St. David schools.
If you are interested in enrolling in a credit earning International Language course or are a returning student to the program, visit www.ycdsb.ca and click on the Continuing Education link.
Classes begin promptly at 8:45 am at all three sites this Saturday, ... Continue reading "International Languages Credits"