Once again, our student fundraiser for this year will take place on Tuesday, October 31st. This fundraiser will consist of a Halloween Dance-A-Thon, where students will be showing their dance moves in the gym. Students are encouraged to obtain donations from family, neighbours and friends. Fantastic prizes will be presented throughout the month, as well as grand prizes for overall top contributors. There have also ... Continue reading "HALLOWEEN DANCE-A-THON"
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, during the month of October, the Luke 4:18 committee will be participating in a Food Drive initiative called “One For Haiti”. Our school will be collecting canned and non-perishable food items which will then be sent to the people affected by the recent hurricanes in Haiti. Donations will go to the Compassionate Franciscan Sisters of the Poor, who are caring ... Continue reading "THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE: “One For Haiti”"
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"
This is a good time for parents to learn and review ways to protect their children from potential dangers. Here’s what children need to know:
- Their name,age,telephone number,address,city and province. This can be done through rhyme or song.
- How to contact their parents at any time, by memorizing cell or work numbers.
- How and under what circumstances to ... Continue reading "Safety Tips for Children"
School Boards across Ontario are demonstrating their commitment to Truth and Reconciliation by providing Land Acknowledgements that honour Indigenous Peoples and traditional lands. At the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB), we echo the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and the Assembly of Catholic Bishops of Ontario (ACBO) in their response to the Calls to Action through the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.