The EQAO Office has scheduled Wednesday March 27, 2019 as the day for students across the province to complete the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). To assist in creating the best possible environment for students writing the test, and as a result of changes to EQAO policy, YCDSB will implement a modified school day. On March 27, secondary schools will follow an exam-style ... Continue reading "MODIFIED SCHOOL DAY WEDNESDAY MARCH 27, 2019 – OSSLT TEST"
Course selection for the 2019 -2020 school year will run from Wednesday February 19th, 2019 until Monday February 25th, 2019.
Student grade- specific assemblies will take place WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 13, THURSDAY FEBRUARY 14, and FRIDAY FEBRUARY 15, 2019. On those dates students will have the opportunity to listen to presentations made by each Department/Subject. The information presented will be ... Continue reading "COURSE SELECTION FOR 2019-2020"
ATTENTION ALL GRADE 10 STUDENTS AND THOSE IN GRADE 11 AND 12 WHO WILL BE WRITING THIS YEAR’S OSSLT:
Grade 10 classes will be working on 7 specific in-class preparation sessions this semester. For those students who were previously eligible in Grade 11 and 12, you will be expected to prepare for the test on your own, guided by our new ... Continue reading "ONTARIO SECONDARY SCHOOL LITERACY TEST – Wednesday March 27, 2019"
In recent years there has been an increase in extreme inclement weather and as a result, we have reviewed how to respond in such circumstances. While we continue to keep our schools open as regularly as possible, there may be rare situations during extreme inclement weather or emergency situations when in addition to student transportation cancellation, we will have to close schools and Board facilities, ... Continue reading "Preparing for School Closures in Case of Extreme Inclement Weather and Emergency"
Hey graduates! It’s time to get your university and/or college applications ready for submission.
Make sure to review the presentations to get started and to get help with frequently asked questions.
OUAC Deadline: January 16, 2019
Ontario Colleges Deadline ... Continue reading "Grade 12 Graduates College and University Preparations"
Welcome to the St. Joan of Arc Community Grade 9s!
Here is your Student Handbook:
Wishing all of our Grade 9s a very successful and happy first year!
DO YOU NEED HELP WITH MATH? Free online math tutoring is available for students in grades 7-10 at MATHIFY
- Get help with math when you’re stuck or simply need a bit of support or encouragement. In real-time, from anywhere.
- To access this service students are required to create a USERNAME ... Continue reading "Mathify (Formerly known as Homework Help) – Math Help For Students"
Please find attached the application required to apply for a position as a parent/guardian representative on the Saint Joan of Arc Catholic Council, or to nominate and individual for the position. Please submit to the school no later than Friday September 15, 2017.
Active School Travel January Newsletter
Resolve to move more in your day and your physical, emotional, and mental health will benefit. Your spirit is lifted, blood circulation improves, energy levels increase, your ability to focus on tasks and cope with challenges will improve, and your overall brain function will improve. ParticipACTION offers some fantastic suggestions to help keep those healthy New Year’s resolutions.
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.