All parents/guardians/caregivers of students in grade 7 and grade 9 are invited to share their perceptions about their children’s experiences with French as a Second Language (FSL).
The feedback provided by parents/guardians/caregivers will be used, along with information gathered from students and teachers, to strengthen FSL programming and improve student learning, engagement and achievement.
The FSL Parent Survey will ... Continue reading "FSL Survey for Parents of Students in Grade 7 and Grade 9"
Dear parent and Guardians,
As the Church begins a new liturgical year with the season of Advent, our schools resonate with the sense of hopeful anticipation for the coming of Christ. It is a blessing for students and staff to learn and work in an environment where they can fully prepare for the profound and powerful reality of Christmas ... Continue reading "Christmas Message from Trustee"
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Welcome back to the new and exciting school year as we embark on the second year at our beautiful new OLGC. Please continue to remind your children to use extreme caution in the neigbourhood as work is still being completed in the subdivision. We have a dedicated student kiss and ride off Kavanagh Avenue and ask ... Continue reading "Welcome to OLGC and a New School Year – 2018"
Please join us on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the OLGC gymnasium as we celebrate the Solemn Blessing and Official School Opening. Father Roy Roberts will be joined by Bishop Wayne Kirkpatrick for the event. The OLGC School Choir will perform as well as the Junior Division Music Classes.
Please do not park in the north parking lot off Kavanagh ... Continue reading "OLGC Solemn Blessing and Official School Opening – Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 7:00 p.m."
“They can no longer die; for they are like the angels. They are God’s children, since they are children of the resurrection.” Luke 20:36 At the York Catholic District School Board, we are committed to developing school communities formed by Catholic beliefs and traditions that enable all members of our learning community to engage in their personal faith journey. For forty ... Continue reading "Easter Message From Trustee Theresa McNicol"
Healthy eating and nutrition are connected with mental health and well-being and promote academic success. The York Catholic District School Board supports the Ministry of Education’s Food and Beverage Policy and promotes healthy school nutrition environments.
Stewardship provides positive effects on Mental Health and Well-being. When we give of our time and talents to help others in need, we are doing God’s work. This act of generosity produces oxytocin in our brain causing feel-good endorphins.
Discover the physical, mental, and academic benefits when you choose to walk to school. Visit Ontario Active School Travel for more information on the benefits of active school travel and iWalk Month.