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2024 YCDSB Student Census

The York Catholic DSB will conduct the 2024 Student Census to support our mission of educating and inspiring all students to achieve their full potential in a safe and caring environment. All parents/guardians/ caregivers of students in Kindergarten to Grade 5 and all students from Grades 6 to 8 will be invited to participate in the voluntary and confidential questionnaire.

Please read the ... Continue reading "2024 YCDSB Student Census"

Graduation Photos and Booking Details

It is time to start planning for Graduation for the Class of 2024!

If you are potentially graduating this year, please review the information regarding booking Graduation photos (see below) from our vendor, Focus Imaging Inc.  Grad pictures are scheduled to begin the week of February 26th, 2024.

Please be mindful of the  deadlines, dates, and general process ... Continue reading "Graduation Photos and Booking Details"

Course Selection Info for Current Grade 11s

All Grade 11 students attended an assembly in Period 2 that outlined the course selection process in addition to some of the considerations that should be factored into decision-making. Students were given solid direction about the importance of completing the necessary research for post-secondary programs, including the pre-requisite courses for those programs.  Please review the slide deck from the presentation below. ... Continue reading "Course Selection Info for Current Grade 11s"

Course Selection Info for Current Grade 10s

All Grade 10 students attended an assembly that outlined the course selection process in addition to some of the considerations that should be factored into decision-making. Choosing courses for Gr. 11 marks the formal beginning of planning for post-secondary. Students were given solid direction about the importance of choosing appropriate courses and those that are pre-requisites for Grade 12 courses needed for post-secondary planning.  ... Continue reading "Course Selection Info for Current Grade 10s"

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Welcome John De Faveri – Interim Director of Education

“Never miss an opportunity to do good.”

– St. Francis de Sales

February 12, 2024

Dear York Catholic District School Board Community,

I want to take this opportunity to introduce myself and express how delighted I am to return to the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) as Interim Director of Education.

My career started ... Continue reading "Welcome John De Faveri – Interim Director of Education"

YCDSB Director of Education Domenic Scuglia Announces Retirement After Outstanding Teaching Career

York Catholic District School Board Director of Education Domenic Scuglia will retire after a 41-year career promoting equity, excellence and faith in two Canadian provinces.

“The Board of Trustees is grateful for Domenic Scuglia’s many contributions to the YCDSB, in particular for creating stability in our school board during the difficult days near the end of the pandemic,” said Chair of ... Continue reading "YCDSB Director of Education Domenic Scuglia Announces Retirement After Outstanding Teaching Career"

York Catholic Students Continue to Beat Provincial Averages on EQAO and OSSLT Results

According to the latest results from the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) and the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT), York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) students outpace their provincial peers in all areas of testing.

“We are very proud of our students and staff for the high level of achievement they consistently demonstrate throughout the school year,” says Domenic Scuglia, YCDSB ... Continue reading "York Catholic Students Continue to Beat Provincial Averages on EQAO and OSSLT Results"

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