Category: General


What is SEAC?

The Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is a group that provides important advice on special education to the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB). It is comprised of representatives from the Board of Trustees, local agencies and associations that further the well-being of exceptional students in the YCDSB. SEAC makes recommendations on matters affecting the establishment, development and delivery of special education ... Continue reading "SEAC"

Head Lice

The York Catholic District School Board recognizes concerns related to pediculosis (head lice) at the school and community level. Pediculosis (head lice) are not a public hazard, as they do not cause illness, but they are a nuisance. To prevent pediculosis (head lice) from becoming a problem at our school we all need to work together. Please check your child’s head on a regular basis ... Continue reading "Head Lice"

Annual Halloween Dance-a-thon

St. Brigid staff and students are gearing up for our annual dance-a-thon which will take place on Monday, October 31st. Pledge sheets went home a couple of weeks ago and we ask that students have their pledge forms in by Friday October 28th. We remind parents that all costumes must be appropriate and in keeping with our Catholic values and faith. Please do not ... Continue reading "Annual Halloween Dance-a-thon"

Asthma Protocol

In accordance with the Act to Protect Pupils with Asthma (Ryan’s Law : Ensuring Asthma Friendly Schools, 2015) the Board approved a new policy # 206: Protection of Students with Asthmaat its June 21st Board Meeting. The York Catholic District School Board recognizes that there are some students within the school system who have a diagnosis of asthma which could ... Continue reading "Asthma Protocol"