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May 24: Astronomy in Action Day!
St. Bernadette students will participate in a portable planetarium program inside a giant inflatable dome.
Kindergarten students will participate in the Rocket Ship program and use their imagination to spot shapes in the stars, fly around the Moon, and become astronauts as they take a rocket ship ride into outer space!
The Primary students will learn about astronauts aboard the International ... Continue reading "May 24: Astronomy in Action Day! "
SBE Grade 5’s Participate in the York Region Paint a Plow Contest!!
This year Mrs. Aresta’s grade 5 class will be participating in the York Region Public Works (YRPW), Paint a Plow contest! On Tuesday, May 2 the plow was dropped off at St. Bernadette CES!
This competition complements any teachings of weather, its effect on the environment, how municipal staff handle these conditions, and most importantly, child safety around plows and near ... Continue reading "SBE Grade 5’s Participate in the York Region Paint a Plow Contest!!"
Catholic Education Week April 30 to May 5!! We are Many, We are One!!
Catholic Education Week Prayer
We are many, we are one; we all form one body in Christ. Lord,
when we see the one before us, let us reverence your presence within;
when we listen to one another, let us hear with our hearts;
when we reflect ... Continue reading "Catholic Education Week April 30 to May 5!! We are Many, We are One!!"
Travelling Stage Dance Program comes to SBE!!
Travelling Stage Dance Program: Beginning May 15 we are very excited to share that The Travelling Stage will be visiting our school! The Travelling Stage is an arts education company committed to enriching the arts curriculum.
St. Bernadette students in grades 1 to 6 will be participating in six International Dance Lessons. This series celebrates ... Continue reading "Travelling Stage Dance Program comes to SBE!!"
April 6: St. Bernadette CES Oral Competition Day!!
Oral Competitions for Junior Students:
All students in grades 4 to 6 have been busy writing and memorizing their speeches which they will be presenting in their classrooms. The winners of the class competitions will then be saying their speeches in front of their peers on April 6 in the Multi Purpose Room!
Ask your child ... Continue reading "April 6: St. Bernadette CES Oral Competition Day!!"
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.