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"
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"
To support students as they begin to prepare for final evaluations and examinations the York Catholic District School Board has created a GOOGLE SITE with study tips:
SJA STUDENTS OF THE WEEK:
Victor Bautista, Alexa D’Addio, Milena Micucci, Alessia Porcelli, Stefano Rubino, Jessica Sanz, Kyle Scicchitano
Each of these students sacrificed their academics and personal time to be of service by mentoring our junior students.
It has come to our attention that there is a new Internet game called the Momo Challenge that your child may be inadvertently accessing online. This game has received significant media attention in recent days as it has dangerous repercussions and is in fact a type of cyberbullying. We encourage you to closely monitor what your child is doing while online.
Please visit ... Continue reading "PARENTAL ADVISORY Regarding Dangerous Video Game"
Steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success.I will
- stick to the goals I have set for myself
- always believe in myself
- have faith in what I can accomplish.
Lord Jesus Christ, I believe in You as my God and my Saviour. Make me more faithful to Your Gospel and ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Perseverance"
Join us for the Maple Family of Schools Workshop hosted by St. Joan of ARc Catholic School Council on Wednesday April 10th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Joan of ARc Catholic High School. Please RSVP to Doretta Rebellato by March 22, 2019 by emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Read the attachment below for all the details and PLEASE BRING ... Continue reading "PARENT WORKSHOP: Anxiety and Our Kids"
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"