St. Robert students sweep Debating Championship

Congratulations to St. Robert Catholic High School on its recent performance at the Ontario Pro-Con Debating Forum. The Markham school placed first in the Novice, Junior and Senior Division debates! Congratulations also to Rebecca Geng, who was named the Top Debater in the Novice Division. YCDSB thanks the volunteer judges, teacher-coaches, and parents for offering … Continue reading “St. Robert students sweep Debating Championship”

San Lorenzo Student to compete at National Gymnastics Championship

YCDSB wishes Kyra Choy, a student at San Lorenzo Ruiz CES in Markham the best of luck when she competes at the Canadian National Gymnastics Championship in Waterloo, May 22-27. The SLR student finished 3rd in the 2018 Ontario Provincial Gymnastics Championships Level 9 (second-highest provincial level of competition) for ages 11-13. This qualified her … Continue reading “San Lorenzo Student to compete at National Gymnastics Championship”

St. Michael Catholic Academy’s Cinderella Jr. was a great success

This year St. Michael Catholic Academy proudly presented, “Cinderella Jr.” May 1-3, 2018 at the YCDSB Centre for the Arts Theatre. St. Michael CA hosts the Elementary Regional Arts Program for the York Catholic District School Board, and as such the quality of the acting and student performances was outstanding. Thank you to the many … Continue reading “St. Michael Catholic Academy’s Cinderella Jr. was a great success”

WE Walk for Water

St. Monica Catholic School in Markham participated in the WE Walk for Water event, in partnership with WE Charity, on Friday, April 27th, 2018. The Luke 4:18 Committee spearheaded this event with support from the entire school population. Schools from all over walked to provide clean water for families belonging to WE Villages. Many families … Continue reading “WE Walk for Water”

St. Elizabeth Staff and Students Present Vimy 100 Quilt to YCDSB

On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018, student representatives of the St. Elizabeth Vimy 2017 Delegation, under the leadership of their teachers Mrs. Monika Young and Mr. Dave Cheng presented Chair Crowe and Director Falconi with the replica Vimy 100 Quilt for the YCDSB. The original Vimy 100 Quilt is part of the Canadian War Museum’s permanent … Continue reading “St. Elizabeth Staff and Students Present Vimy 100 Quilt to YCDSB”

FMM is a double winner at the York Region Character Community Awards!

On the evening of Wednesday April 25th, 2018, the community of Father Michael McGivney Catholic Academy was twice-blessed as we were honoured by the Character Community Foundation of York Region with both the School of Character Award and the Educator of Character Award for Ms. Cynthia Anniballi, our Teacher/Librarian. Chosen from among all the nominations … Continue reading “FMM is a double winner at the York Region Character Community Awards!”

Our Lady of Good Counsel Solemn Blessing and Official Opening of its New Building

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Elementary School was buzzing with excitement as it celebrated the Solemn Blessing and Official Opening of its new building, on April 17, 2018. Although now in a beautiful new facility, the school has been providing Catholic education in the community of Sharon since 1959 when the school was simply … Continue reading “Our Lady of Good Counsel Solemn Blessing and Official Opening of its New Building”