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School News

2024 Graduation

On Monday, June 24th, we will gather to celebrate our 2024 Graduates at All Nations Banquet Hall & Event Facility. We are looking forward to acknowledging the many contributions they have made over their time here at SJN as we gather to wish them continued success! We would like to thank all of their (current and past) teachers for their leadership & dedication in preparing ... Continue reading "2024 Graduation"


We are happy to announce that “Play Day” is back for students in Kindergarten to Grade 6 and will take place on Thursday, June 20th (Rain Date June 21st)! The morning will be filled with a variety of fun activities led by our Grade 6 students! Our Grade 5 students will also assist with the day, as student team leaders! Our FDK students will participate ... Continue reading "PLAY DAY"

Elementary YCDSB PA Day: Friday, June 28, 2024

Elementary YCDSB PA Day: Friday, June 28, 2024

In accordance with the Ministry of Education’s new Regulation 304, “School Year Calendar, Professional Activity Days,” the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) is providing the following summary of P.A. Day activities at the elementary level on Friday, June 28, 2024.

Friday, June 28, 2024 Staff are engaged in closing operations for the end of term.

Track & Field

Once again this year, we will have many SJN students from grades 4 through 8 representing our school Track & Field Meet at St Maximilian Kolbe CHS on Friday, June 14th! Our students have been training for a variety of competitions such as 100m,200m & 400m races, Shot Put and Long Jump. In addition, we are proud to be sending 5 of our APT students ... Continue reading "Track & Field"

EQAO 2024

The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) is an independent provincial agency funded by the Government of Ontario. Every year, EQAO conducts province-wide assessments at key points in each student’s education and reports the results to school boards, schools, families and the public.  These assessments measure achievement of the Ontario Curriculum expectations in the areas of reading, writing and mathematics. This year our students will ... Continue reading "EQAO 2024"

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York Catholic to accept registrations for elementary students during the summer

York Catholic to accept registrations for elementary students during the summer
Elementary Student Registrations

The York Catholic District School Board, which is one of the top-performing school boards in the province, welcomes New and Returning Students for the 2024-2025 school year!  Registrations for students entering elementary school, as well as assessments for secondary students who are new to Canada, will take place at the Board’s head office, the Catholic Education Centre during the summer.

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Help Us Hire a New Director of Education

Help Us Hire a New Director of Education

“Where there is no guidance, a nation falls, but in an abundance of counsellors there is safety.” –Proverbs 11:14

The connection of home, school, and parish is what makes Catholic education unique. This connection recognizes that the community matters and that everyone benefits when the community is involved in our schools.

With this in mind, the York ... Continue reading "Help Us Hire a New Director of Education"

Social Media Litigation

Dear York Catholic District School Board families,

Today, the York Catholic District School Board announced that we are joining the lawsuit against tech giants Meta, Snapchat, and TikTok for disruption to student learning and the education system.  We, alongside ten other Ontario schools and boards, allege that these companies have negligently designed and marketed addictive products that have disrupted our board’s ... Continue reading "Social Media Litigation"

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