2023-2024
School Year Calendar

All the important dates for this school year

LEARN MORE

Mental Health
Resources

Learn more about caring for yourself and others

LEARN MORE

Report It!
Take Action

Where students can get help when bullied and harassed

LEARN MORE

YCDSB Multi-Year
Strategic Plan

The Board’s guiding document until 2028

LEARN MORE

Home

NEWS

MORE NEWS

School News

REMINDER! Parent Engagement Opportunity: Supporting Wellness at Home

Parents and Guardians! You are invited to attend an exciting parent engagement event: Supporting Mental Wellness at Home. SBA is so fortunate to be partnering with the Empowerment Project,  science-based mindfulness program running a variety of workshops & seminars for workplaces, schools and parents. On April 17th from 7:00-8:30, please join us this seminar specifically designed to empower parents and guardians to ... Continue reading "REMINDER! Parent Engagement Opportunity: Supporting Wellness at Home"

Could YOU be the Next YCDSB Student Trustee?

YCDSB logo

Attention Grade 10 Students!

Are you an enthusiastic, articulate, strong public speaker, dedicated to nurturing and improving their publicly funded Catholic education, and committed to playing a leadership role in the York Catholic District School Board? If you believe you fit this description, please complete an application package to be SBA’s candidate for the next Student Trustee! Only one applicant will be selected ... Continue reading "Could YOU be the Next YCDSB Student Trustee?"

2024 Lenten Mass

On March 21, 2024 the York Catholic District School Board celebrated the third annual board-wide Lenten Mass of Renewal and Reconciliation. Livestreamed to the board’s 50,000 students, the Mass featured the talented students of St Edward Catholic Elementary School and St Brother Andre Catholic High School, in Markham, who performed the music and helped with the readings.

The celebrant was Bishop ... Continue reading "2024 Lenten Mass"

More School News

Board News

Monday, April 8: Shortened Day for Solar Eclipse

On Monday, April 8, 2024, a full solar eclipse will occur in southern Ontario, which will block the sun’s light in some areas.

In York Region, we will experience the effects of the eclipse between roughly 2:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., which coincides with the scheduled dismissal times for our schools. Looking at the sun during this time period has the ... Continue reading "Monday, April 8: Shortened Day for Solar Eclipse"

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"

More Board News