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Kindness & Anti-Bullying Week Fun!

Kindness Week was a Blast!  It was so wonderful to see the students excited to earn tickets for ‘acts of kindness’ and fill the buckets in the office!  Thank you to the parents/guardians for helping their child(ren) organize tropical clothing, hats, jokes, colourful and clothes this week!  The highlight of the week was when Aubrey Noronha, a Safe Schools, Mental Health and Anti-Racism ... Continue reading "Kindness & Anti-Bullying Week Fun!"

YCDSB Inclement Weather Procedures for 2023-2024  

In the event that School transportation is cancelled due to inclement weather and/or poor road conditions:

  • Schools remain open;  Please exercise discretion in deciding whether to send your child to school today.

For Parent(s)/Guardian(s) with children in Elementary Schools:

Treaty Recognition Week: November 6-10, 2023

The York Catholic District School Board celebrates Treaty Recognition Week, November 6-10, 2023.  The YCDSB recognizes Treaty Recognition Week as part of our ongoing journey of healing and reconciliation.  As we continue this journey together, we gratefully acknowledge that our York Catholic schools rest on traditional territory of Anishinaabe, Haudenosaunee and Huron-Wendat

During Treaty Recognition Week, we acknowledge the many Treaties that the ... Continue reading "Treaty Recognition Week: November 6-10, 2023"

St. Bernadette Catholic School Council is Seeking Donations for the Annual Christmas Fundraiser

This year our first major fundraiser will be a Silent Auction, held the night of our school Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 14, 2023.

Our school community is attended by 240 students who live in and around Sutton.  Each year, the Catholic School Council organizes a fundraiser in order to raise money for various resources, events and activities in the school. 

... Continue reading "St. Bernadette Catholic School Council is Seeking Donations for the Annual Christmas Fundraiser"

Tuesday, October 31 is Halloween at St. Bernadette!

Tuesday, October 31 Halloween Costumes:  While planning your child’s costume please consider the following information:

Culture is NOT Costume: Please refrain from using costumes that represent a cultural group or ethnicity. (e.g. First Nations, Chinese, Arabic, etc.)

  1. Masks are Discouraged (Except for PPE): Wearing masks during the school day can compromise the safety
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Nominations Are Open for the 20th Anniversary Distinguished Alumni Awards

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"

York Catholic Students Continue to Beat Provincial Averages on EQAO and OSSLT Results

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"

YCDSB Secondary School Open House Schedule

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"

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