Admissions & Registration

The York Catholic District School Board continues to accept registrations online while schools are closed during July and August.  We welcome families registering elementary-age children at the Catholic Education Centre @ 320 Bloomington Rd. W. in Aurora, between July 11th and August 26th, to complete the registration process.  Please follow the instructions outlined in the Registration email sent upon submission of an online registration form.

Secondary school students may complete the registration process at their school, when schools reopen on August 22nd.

Kindergarten (JK and SK) Registration and Admission Procedure

  1. View elementary admissions criteria
  2. Register online or Download elementary registration form
  3. Contact your local school and set up a registration appointment

Grades 1-8 Registration and Admission Procedure

  1. View elementary admissions criteria
  2. Register online or Download elementary registration form
  3. Contact your local school and set up a registration appointment

Grades 1-8 French Immersion Registration and Admission Procedure

The French Immersion application process is open from November to January.

  1. Apply using the Elementary Application Form, and refer to these Important Dates
  2. Review our Regional French Immersion Program details

Grades 9-12 Registration and Admission Procedure

YCDSB Students

Students currently attending a YCDSB elementary school must complete and submit form S.1B Transitional Registration form by December 9, 2021, which will be distributed electronically to the parents and guardians of Grade 8 students on November 25, 2021.

Non-YCDSB Students

For families with students who are not currently attending a school in our Board but are interested in registering at a YCDSB secondary school, please follow these steps:

  1. View secondary admissions criteria
  2. Register online or Download secondary registration forms
  3. Contact your local school

Specialty Programs

Students interested in specialty programs at our Secondary schools are encouraged to visit our school directory and select the program(s) of interest. Information regarding specialty program applications is available on our Secondary school websites.

Please Note: St. Theresa of Lisieux Catholic High School and St. Robert Catholic High School are capped schools; consequently, a different registration procedure is required. Please visit their school websites for information on the criteria and process of admission which is posted yearly in November.

Programs of Interest