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MODIFIED SCHOOL DAY WEDNESDAY MARCH 27, 2019 – OSSLT TEST

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"

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ONTARIO SECONDARY SCHOOL LITERACY TEST – Wednesday March 27, 2019

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"

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Student of the Week

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.

CONGRATULATIONS!

PARENTAL ADVISORY Regarding Dangerous Video Game

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.

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PARENT WORKSHOP: Anxiety and Our Kids

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  doretta.rebellato@ycdsb.ca     

Read the attachment below for all the details and PLEASE BRING ... Continue reading "PARENT WORKSHOP: Anxiety and Our Kids"

Preparing for School Closures in Case of Extreme Inclement Weather and Emergency

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"

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