News Stories Archive

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”

St. Theresa of Lisieux and St. Robert Catholic High Schools Embarked on the 6th Annual March Break Italy Tour

A truly remarkable way to spend the March Break for anyone would be to travel from north to south in one of the most beautiful countries in the world, Italy. That is exactly what students, teachers and supervisors from the YCDSB did this March Break and what a time they had. Close to 50 students … Continue reading “St. Theresa of Lisieux and St. Robert Catholic High Schools Embarked on the 6th Annual March Break Italy Tour”

ASD Art Gallery at the York Catholic District School Board

Art is the gift of God and must be used unto His glory. Michelangelo The tenth annual World Autism Awareness Day is April 2, 2018. In honour of this internationally recognized day, autism organizations around the world celebrate with unique awareness-raising events. Once again this year, major global landmarks will light up in the colour blue … Continue reading “ASD Art Gallery at the York Catholic District School Board”

Corpus Christi CES wins the Toronto Marlies Middle School Meltdown Tournament

Corpus Christi CES in Richmond Hill won the Toronto Marlies Middle School Meltdown Tournament at the Ricoh Centre on Saturday, February 24, 2018. 16 teams from across the GTA participated in this 5th annual two-day tournament. Corpus Christi tied the game in third period against Royal Orchard Middle School to bring the score to 3-3. … Continue reading “Corpus Christi CES wins the Toronto Marlies Middle School Meltdown Tournament”

Boundary Review: Pope Francis CES and Our Lady of Fatima CES

Consistent with the Board’s Long Term Accommodation Plan, a boundary change has been proposed involving Pope Francis CES and Our Lady of Fatima CES. Accommodation Options will include the redirection of areas located north of Major Mackenzie Drive, currently attending Our Lady of Fatima CES, to Pope Francis CES. Board staff would like to discuss … Continue reading “Boundary Review: Pope Francis CES and Our Lady of Fatima CES”

York Catholic District School Board Names Ab Falconi as New Director of Education

The Board of Trustees announces the appointment of Ab Falconi as the new Director of Education for the York Catholic District School Board, effective April 1, 2018. Mr. Falconi replaces retired Director of Education, Patricia Preston, and Acting Director, Diane Murgaski. “We are pleased and excited to welcome Mr. Falconi as our new Director of … Continue reading “York Catholic District School Board Names Ab Falconi as New Director of Education”