Forty years ago this year, Canadian Hero Terry Fox was forced to end his “Marathon Of Hope” and his dream to run across Canada. Even though Terry has been gone for many decades, hundreds of thousands of Canadians continue to honour his legacy and acknowledge his contribution to Cancer Research. This year, here at St. Justin Martyr CES, our recognition of his legacy may look ... Continue reading "Celebrating Terry Fox"
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.
On Tuesday, February 8th, in celebration of Black Heritage Month, our Grade 1 through 8 students will be part of a virtual presentation hosted by D.O. Gibson, called “Black Canadian 365 Conference”. Entitled “Change the World,” the event will cover the contributions of African Canadians Viola Desmond, Black contributors to hockey, and black musical contributions from Oscar Peterson to Maestro Fresh Wes ... Continue reading "Black Heritage Month At SJN!!!"
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 is now open for the 2022-23 school year that starts in September.
Children must be four years old by December 31, 2022 and born in 2018 to register in Junior Kindergarten, or five ... Continue reading "Kindergarten Registration for September 2022 is Now Open"