“Our Lady of Peace Catholic Learning Centre” Opens in Maple

On Friday, September 27th, the new “Our Lady of Peace Catholic Learning Centre” in Maple olp.ycdsb.ca opened its doors, with celebrations including a Prayer of Dedication, Flag Raising and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.  Hosted by YCDSB Director of Education Ab Falconi,  the event featured Special Guest Speaker, the Honourable Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education for Ontario. … Continue reading ““Our Lady of Peace Catholic Learning Centre” Opens in Maple”

Meet Your New Student Trustee: Teresa Siby

A Grade 11 student at St. Robert Catholic High School in Thornhill, Teresa is a passionate lifelong learner and youth advocate, inspired by her faith, and an active approach to service. In May 2019, Teresa was elected Junior Student Trustee for the York Catholic District School Board. In late August, she was and officially Commissioned, in a … Continue reading “Meet Your New Student Trustee: Teresa Siby”

York Catholic to commemorate Orange Shirt Day: Every Child Matters

Orange Shirt Day is commemorated across Canada every September 30th, to acknowledge the impact of the residential school system, raise awareness and honour Indigenous communities, and promote reconciliation. Orange Shirt Day started in the spring of 2013, when a commemoration event was held in Williams Lake, BC to honour those who attended the St. Joseph … Continue reading “York Catholic to commemorate Orange Shirt Day: Every Child Matters”

Open House for Regional Arts Program at St. Elizabeth CHS

Do you have a passion for dance, digital media, drama, instrumental music, visual arts, or vocal music? Then check out the Regional Arts Program Open House at St. Elizabeth Catholic High School on Wednesday, September 25 from 6-8 pm. St. Elizabeth is located at 525 New Westminster Drive in Thornhill. Any student in Grade 8 who … Continue reading “Open House for Regional Arts Program at St. Elizabeth CHS”

Summer 2020 Credit Program in Tuscany, Italy

Obtain an Ontario Ministry of Education credit in Grade 11 or Grade 12 Visual Arts/Cultural Studies or Grade 12 University English. Parent Information Evening A parent information evening was held on Thursday, October 3, 2019. For more information please call: 416-221-5051 or 905-713-1211 Mary Battista, Superintendent of Education, Ext. 13840 Wendy Cosentino, Administrative Assistant, Ext. … Continue reading “Summer 2020 Credit Program in Tuscany, Italy”

Sacred Heart CHS Student Mahta Gharaei A Worldwide Ambassador for York Catholic

Elite Karate Competitor Adds ‘2019 Miss Teen Globe Americas’ Title To Growing List of Accomplishments 2019 has been a busy year for Sacred Heart CHS student Mahta Gharaei, one filled with intense challenges, international travel, and a growing passion for competition. Earning a reputation in national circles as a talented specialist in Kumite (one of … Continue reading “Sacred Heart CHS Student Mahta Gharaei A Worldwide Ambassador for York Catholic”