Category: School News

Catholic Education Week May 1- 6 2022: “Rebuild, Restore, Renew Together”

Each year, Catholic school boards across Canada come together to celebrate the Gospel values and teachings that enrich our curriculum and strengthen our school communities. 

The theme of Catholic Education Week 2022, “Rebuild, Restore, Renew Together”, is inspired by the transformative power of faith – for families, for students, for the world.  

From May 1st ... Continue reading "Catholic Education Week May 1- 6 2022: “Rebuild, Restore, Renew Together”"

Black Heritage Month – Reading Rainbow Live Stream Event

Reading Rainbow live-streamed readings are back!

Thanks to the Reading Rainbow Team, all York Catholic elementary schools are once again invited to participate in a live-streamed book reading event in celebration of Black Heritage Month.

On February 24th, student leaders from St. Joan of Arc CHS in Maple, St. Theresa of Lisieux CHS in Richmond Hill and Father Michael ... Continue reading "Black Heritage Month – Reading Rainbow Live Stream Event"

St. Elizabeth Seton families walked to school with Newmarket Mayor, John Taylor!

Families celebrated Winter Walk Month and active school travel

Families walking to St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Elementary School on February 16 were invited to celebrate Winter Walk Month and Walking Wednesday with a special guest, the Mayor of Newmarket, John Taylor!  The Mayor and Councilor Jane Twinney joined families, as well as active school travel partners from the York Catholic District School Board, ... Continue reading "St. Elizabeth Seton families walked to school with Newmarket Mayor, John Taylor!"

Winter Walk Day is February 2nd

York Catholic schools are pleased to join schools across Canada in celebrating Winter Walk Day on Wednesday, February 2, 2022! Each year, Winter Walk Day takes place on the first Wednesday of February. Walking to and from school is fun every day, so we encourage you to journey outside throughout the entire month of February! If you are remote learning, you can always plan to ... Continue reading "Winter Walk Day is February 2nd"