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Catholic Education Week May 1st – 5th
This week we celebrate Catholic Education Week. This year’s theme is: “We are many, we are one.” Join us for a province-wide virtual mass, Wednesday, May 3rd at 1:30 p.m. Here is the link for the live-stream: https://www.stmichaelscathedral.com/live/
On Friday, May 5 we will be gathering for our Arts Cafe which will feature our students demonstrating many of their artistic gifts including singing ... Continue reading "Catholic Education Week May 1st – 5th"
Celebrating Asian Heritage Month
Asian Heritage Month is celebrated every year by York Catholic schools during the month of May. This celebration allows us to recognize and honour the diverse cultures and contributions of the Asian community and their positive impact on Canada. Asian Heritage Month helps us to appreciate and learn from the unique traditions and perspectives of Canadians of Asian heritage and to understand and respect the ... Continue reading "Celebrating Asian Heritage Month"
Primary Dance Performace
Dear Parents & Guardians,
On Thursday, April 20, 2023 we will be gathering for our Primary Dance Performance in our school gym. Our Grade 1-3 students will be performing a Hip-Hop dance for their parents and peers.
We would like to thank The Markham School of Dance for all of their hard work and dedication working with our students.
2022-2023 SJN Newsletters
Please click on the link to access the 2022-2023 St. Justin, Martyr monthly Newsletters.
SJN Carnaval – February 15 to17, 2023
St. Justin, Martyr’s Carnaval Week will take place beginning on Wednesday, February 15 to Friday, February 17. The week will be filled with fun activities for all students. Please see below for a list of activities expected during the week:
Wednesday, February 15
Le jour des tuques (Tuque/ Winter Hat Day) ... Continue reading "SJN Carnaval – February 15 to17, 2023"
2023 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners
The York Catholic District School Board is proud to announce its 2023 Distinguished Alumni Award winners. Each year, the Board selects six graduates who spent the majority of their formative years with YCDSB and who have gone on to make significant contributions in their respective careers and communities.
Every year new Distinguished Alumni on posters are widely distributed across York Region. ... Continue reading "2023 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners"
Update re: Possible Strike on Monday, Nov. 21
November 16, 2022
Dear Families of the York Catholic District School Board,
Earlier today CUPE served notice that they could resume their job action as soon as Monday, November 21, 2022.
In the event of a strike, York Catholic DSB will move to synchronous virtual learning on Monday. Schools will maintain their regular daily learning schedules. St. ... Continue reading "Update re: Possible Strike on Monday, Nov. 21"
COVID-19 Health and Safety Measures
The York Catholic District School Board worked closely with its partners at the Ministry of Education, York Region Public Health, and with Board staff to prepare for the return to school in September. By aligning our practices with their guidance, we are confident our schools will continue to be safe, inclusive places to learn and work throughout the 2022-2023 school year.