In recognition of Black History month the Newmarket African Caribbean Canadian Association (NACCA) is inviting Newmarket youth Grades 1 to 12 who self-identify as the people of African descent to submit artwork in any medium responding to the theme Still I Rise: Celebrating stories of strength, courage, and innovation.
The call for submissions closes on January ... Continue reading "Call for Submissions: Newmarket Library"
Our Scholastic Book Fair is back and will be up and running Thursday, November 22nd so please stop into the library during parent-teacher interviews to browse and purchase. We look forward to seeing you there.
Cold weather is upon us, and it is important that students come to school dressed appropriately for the weather. Fresh air and exercise is critical for growing children, therefore we will be going out for all recesses, unless it is raining or the wind chill reaches our extreme weather policy. Please ensure that students come to school with their winter coat, hat, scarf, mitts, and ... Continue reading "Cold Weather Attire"
Hot Lunches are returning and we have new vendors! Don’t be disappointed! All hot lunch and milk orders are placed and paid for online, through the two separate services we use. Please note that it takes 5 business days for orders to be processed. Our weekly menu is as follows:
Monday The Lunch Lady – http://www.thelunchlady.ca
Tuesday Astoria (Greek) ... Continue reading "Hot Lunch Program"
Our York Catholic High Schools are looking forward to welcoming Grade 8 students to their upcoming High School Information Nights taking place this Fall.
The High School Information Night provides students and their parents with a chance to tour the high school facility, learn about the various programs and options available to them, and meet current staff and students who can ... Continue reading "High School Information Night For Parents / Guardians of Grade 8 students"
Get the flu shot as early as possible
The first and best step to preventing the flu (or influenza), is to get the flu shot every year. The flu spreads quickly and easily from an infected person to others and anyone can get it. Getting the flu shot can protect you, your family and those around you.
In Physical Education classes, York Catholic teachers teach the virtue of Compassion and Inclusion so that all students benefit.
Adaptive Play ideas for parents, coaches and teachers.
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