November 16 – 22 is Bullying Awareness Week

The York Catholic District School Board proudly supports Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week, November 16-22. St. Elizabeth Catholic High School in Thornhill will mark the week by promoting positive messages of inclusion and diversity. On Wednesday, November 19, 2014, guest speakers from YouthSpeak Performance Charitywill speak to the school’s Grade 10 students, about bullying and students will … Continue reading “November 16 – 22 is Bullying Awareness Week”

Collaborative art creation at St. Maximilian Kolbe CHS

The Grade 12 graduating visual arts class at St. Maximilian Kolbe CHS in Aurora created a collaborative work of art inspired by their study of non-objective art and the works of Jackson Pollock. Under the direction art teacher, Mr. Viaes, students have been exploring and focusing on the idea of creating art from a non-representational form, and … Continue reading “Collaborative art creation at St. Maximilian Kolbe CHS”

York Catholic alumni honoured by MACCA

The Markham African Caribbean Canadian Association (MACCA) honoured several York Catholic alumni at its annual Scholarship Ball and Gala Dinner, which took place this fall. The York Catholic District School Board thanks MACCA for supporting student achievement over the past 27 years, and congratulates the following scholarship award winners. Shae-Lynn Chung, alumni of St Augustine … Continue reading “York Catholic alumni honoured by MACCA”