The AKOMA Camp Experience – Grades 4 to 8

Akoma comes from the Asante of present day Ghana.  It is an Adinkra symbol that symbolizes endurance and understanding, and can be recognized as the modern day standard heart. Its’ literal meaning is “the heart” and represents love, unity, endurance, patience, tolerance, goodwill, and faithfulness. Registration Information Program Dates: July 6-29, 2022 Register Online: Click … Continue reading “The AKOMA Camp Experience – Grades 4 to 8”

National Indigenous History Month

In June we commemorate National Indigenous History Month. During this month, the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) takes time to recognize and celebrate the rich heritage, history, and diversity of Indigenous Peoples across Canada and in our YCDSB community. It is an important opportunity to learn more about the distinct cultures, languages and experiences … Continue reading “National Indigenous History Month”