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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!”

YCDSB Hosts the York Region Food for Learning Volunteer Recognition Breakfast

YCDSB was pleased to welcome 130 volunteers to the annual Food for Learning Volunteer Recognition Breakfast event, held on April 20 at the Catholic Education Centre. This is the first time YCDSB has hosted this annual event, welcoming the dedicated volunteers who support student nutrition programs which enhance learning and health in 227 schools across … Continue reading “YCDSB Hosts the York Region Food for Learning Volunteer Recognition Breakfast”

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”

York Catholic Students Win Multiple Medals at York Region Science and Technology Fair

YCDSB congratulates all the YCDSB students who participated in record numbers this year in the annual York Region Science and Technology Fair, held April 7. After three rounds of judging and many questions, YCDSB students took home an impressive number of medals and awards for their projects, as follows: Gold Medal Winner Mira Bhattacharya of St. … Continue reading “York Catholic Students Win Multiple Medals at York Region Science and Technology Fair”

Our Lady of Fatima works with Second Harvest Charity

YCDSB congratulates the Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Education School community on its recent work with Second Harvest Food Rescue. Thanks to the school’s donations, 1,220 meals were provided to people in need, and 753 pounds of greenhouse gas equivalents were prevented from entering the atmosphere. Second Harvest is the largest food rescue organization in … Continue reading “Our Lady of Fatima works with Second Harvest Charity”