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"
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"
All parents and guardians are cordially invited to attend this York Regional Police Presentation from our School Resource Officers on Wednesday January 16th, 2019 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the SJA Library. Refreshments will be served.
The Specialist High Skills Major is funded by the Ministry of Education and is geared towards students who have an interest in the Health and Wellness Sector and NEW this year in the Business Sector. It is available to ALL STUDENTS at NO COST. Students in Grade ... Continue reading "Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM): Health and Wellness / Business Sector"