Pink Shirt Day began in Canada in 2007 when two students took a stand against bullying after a grade 10 student was threatened for wearing pink. Peers then bought dozens of pink shirts and distributed them to their classmates to wear the next day.
On this day, and every day, we continue to stand up to bullying and send a message to all ... Continue reading "Pink Shirt Day – Wednesday, February 27th"
As we continue to embrace these winter months we want to remind students about three important tips: dress for cold weather, stay hydrated and give yourself extra time to travel.
Being physically active all year long is very important. A physically active lifestyle has positive effects on the overall health of children and youth. Different types of physical activity, including both structured (e.g., ... Continue reading "Winter Walk Day and Posters"
A gentle reminder to place your orders for hot lunch via the Healthy Hunger website. Funds raised through hot lunch support families as well as help to fund important initiatives at Seton that support all of our students (e.g. presentations, technology). If you would like to volunteer to help assist please contact the school office.
Order your spirit wear today! We are glad to share the spirit wear online link with our school community! All orders are placed and paid for online and delivered to our school every 2 – 3 weeks. Information about the Grade 8 grad will be shared with our community soon. See our Week at a Glance for links to order yours today!
The month of October is International Walk to School Month (IWALK month) and Wednesday October 4th is International Walk to School Day. On this day, we encourage students, and families to walk to school, where possible. Let’s work together to get our students active and to make our school zone safer! Take a picture and tag us on X (formally Twitter)!
– St. Francis de Sales
February 12, 2024
Dear York Catholic District School Board Community,
I want to take this opportunity to introduce myself and express how delighted I am to return to the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) as Interim Director of Education.
My career started ... Continue reading "Welcome John De Faveri – Interim Director of Education"
York Catholic District School Board Director of Education Domenic Scuglia will retire after a 41-year career promoting equity, excellence and faith in two Canadian provinces.
“The Board of Trustees is grateful for Domenic Scuglia’s many contributions to the YCDSB, in particular for creating stability in our school board during the difficult days near the end of the pandemic,” said Chair of ... Continue reading "YCDSB Director of Education Domenic Scuglia Announces Retirement After Outstanding Teaching Career"
— Starting Kindergarten is an exciting time in a young child’s life, filled with new experiences and opportunities to learn and grow. Kindergarten registration at the York Catholic District School Board begins on January 8th for the 2024-25 school year that begins in September, 2024. Children must be four years old by December 31, 2024 and born in 2020 to register in Junior Kindergarten, or ... Continue reading "Kindergarten Registration for September 2024 (Starting January 8, 2024)"