We are delighted to announce the return of the annual Christmas Caring & Sharing initiative at SJN in collaboration with St. Justin Martyr Parish. This year, we continue our commitment to supporting families in need through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP). In this endeavor, we invite your generous donation of gift cards. The recipients of gift cards include single mothers with young ... Continue reading "Caring & Sharing Is Back At SJN!!"
The month of December has arrived, and with it, the Season of Advent! We acknowledge that Advent is a time of spiritual awakening and renewal for us as Catholics, as we collectively prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior. This season brings with it, much anticipation as we prepare our hearts and minds for Jesus’ birth.
Father Jibin Joy will be leading ... Continue reading "Advent Mass"
Drums et al will be here on Friday, December 1st, for a drumming workshop with our students! Drums et al empowers individuals and assists them in discovering the universal language of rhythm. The organization cuts across racial, religious and social barriers. At Drums et al, “many hands” beating one drum creates this universal language to achieve a unified goal within the multicultural Canadian fabric. When ... Continue reading "SJN Drums et al Presentation"
While YCDSB schools engage in bullying awareness and prevention every week of the school year, we recognize this time as a valuable opportunity to raise awareness in parents and the local community. During the week of November 20th through the 24th, 2023, our school will be involved in a variety of learning initiatives that support “Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week” in Ontario. The aim is ... Continue reading "Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week"
We would like to extend many thanks to all of our families who supported our school fundraiser, the Fundraiser Committee and our community sponsors who made this year’s Catholic School Council Fundraiser a huge success! We are incredibly grateful for your generosity!
York Catholic DSB alumni do amazing things around the world every day. From science to sports to business to religious life to community building, there is no limit to what our alumni can do.
To celebrate our amazing York Catholic graduates, every year, our school board asks the community for nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Awards. This is a special way ... Continue reading "Nominations Are Open for the 20th Anniversary Distinguished Alumni Awards"
According to the latest results from the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) and the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT), York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) students outpace their provincial peers in all areas of testing.
“We are very proud of our students and staff for the high level of achievement they consistently demonstrate throughout the school year,” says Domenic Scuglia, YCDSB ... Continue reading "York Catholic Students Continue to Beat Provincial Averages on EQAO and OSSLT Results"
This fall, the York Catholic District School Board will host a series of in-person high school open houses for parents and graduating elementary school students starting secondary school next September. All Grade 8 students and their parents who reside in ... Continue reading "YCDSB Secondary School Open House Schedule"