Congratulations to our 2019 Eco Schools!

Congratulations to our 2019 Eco Schools!

2018-2019 was another terrific year for our York Catholic Ontario EcoSchools program, with 46 schools obtaining certification.  In addition, a record number of 15 YCDSB schools achieved platinum status with seven schools achieving platinum for the first time!

YCDSB Platinum Certified EcoSchools

Secondary Schools

  • Jean Vanier CHS*
  • St. Robert CHS
  • St. Jean de Brebeuf CHS*

Elementary Schools

  • Corpus Christi*
  • Father Frederick McGinn
  • Our Lady of Hope
  • St. Brendan
  • St. Brigid
  • St. Emily
  • St. Justin Martyr
  • St. Mary*
  • St. Mary of the Angels
  • St. Raphael the Archangel*
  • St. Thomas Aquinas*
  • St. Veronica*

*Denotes first-time platinum certification

Along with our platinum schools, other school certifications included:

  • Gold – 19
  • Silver – 11
  • Bronze – 1

Together with all its members, the active mission of EcoSchools Ontario is nurture student leaders, reduce the ecological impact of schools, and build environmentally responsible school communities.

Congratulations to all of our 2019 YCDSB EcoSchools!

For more information about the Ontario EcoSchools Program, please visit: ontarioecoschools.org