SBA students finish in 1st & 2nd place at Toronto Automotive Skills Competition

For the third year in a row, students from Markham’s St. Brother Andre CHS earn the top spot! The 20th annual Toronto Automotive Skills Competition took place yesterday, February 13th at the Toronto Convention Centre. 20 schools from across the Greater Toronto Area sent teams to compete at the annual event and YCDSB is most proud … Continue reading “SBA students finish in 1st & 2nd place at Toronto Automotive Skills Competition”

First-ever PA Day for International Languages Instructors strengthened the community

On Saturday, February 2nd, Instructors from YCDSB’s Elementary International Languages Program gathered at the Board’s Catholic Education Centre for their first-ever Professional Activity (PA) Day. The PA Day was devoted to strengthening the International Languages (IL) Learning Community through the use of Google Drive tools and a curriculum resource guide. The PA Day included an … Continue reading “First-ever PA Day for International Languages Instructors strengthened the community”

Green initiatives setting records thanks to critical partnerships

In 2018, the York Catholic District School Board saw yet another successful year of creating green spaces through its School Ground Greening Program. The program is made possible thanks to valuable partnerships with Evergreen and The Regional Municipality of York. A record number of Catholic schools participated in the program this past year, demonstrating the … Continue reading “Green initiatives setting records thanks to critical partnerships”

Nominations now open for York Catholic’s annual Distinguished Alumni honour

You have until February 28th to nominate a great graduate who has made a difference locally or abroad The York Catholic District School Board is now accepting nominations for its annual Distinguished Alumni Campaign. Each year, the highly-anticipated campaign features six graduates from York Catholic secondary schools who have met a high level of success … Continue reading “Nominations now open for York Catholic’s annual Distinguished Alumni honour”

St. Theresa of Lisieux home to several math whizzes

The 2018 Canadian Senior and Intermediate Mathematics contests were written by students across the country in November 2018. The Canadian Senior Mathematics Contest (CSMC) and Canadian Intermediate Mathematics Contest (CIMC) are two contests designed to give students the opportunity to have fun while developing their mathematical problem-solving abilities. It is coordinated by the University of … Continue reading “St. Theresa of Lisieux home to several math whizzes”

York Catholic’s Diane Sharp named one of Canada’s Outstanding Principals

The York Catholic District School Board is proud to announce that Diane Sharp, Principal of St. Brendan Catholic Elementary School in Stouffville will be honoured as one of Canada’s Outstanding Principals by The Learning Partnership. The prestigious title is awarded to only 30 principals from across Canada each year. It recognizes the unique and vital … Continue reading “York Catholic’s Diane Sharp named one of Canada’s Outstanding Principals”

13 year old St. Brendan student appears in films, tv shows and video games

Leonidas Castrounis is a 13 year-old, Grade 8 student at St. Brendan Catholic Elementary School in Stouffville. He is also an actor who has appeared in several films and television shows including: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, Recon, Odd Squad, Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments, Workin’ Moms, and will appear in an upcoming episode of … Continue reading “13 year old St. Brendan student appears in films, tv shows and video games”

myBlueprint High School Course Selection & Pathways Planner for Grades 7-12 Students

How does my child log into myBlueprint Visit myblueprint.ca/ycdsb and select School Account Log In You can also find the link from the “Students” tab on your high school’s website. Follow log in instructions Enter username and password as instructed For more information regarding myBlueprint, connect with your school guidance counsellor. About myBlueprint The York Catholic … Continue reading “myBlueprint High School Course Selection & Pathways Planner for Grades 7-12 Students”