This year we will be supporting the Terry Fox Marathon of Hope, as it celebrates its 40th year. Our school community has a very positive tradition of participating in this annual fundraising walk. This is a particularly important year to continue this tradition as opportunities to come together as a community may be few, and in the shadow of Covid, many philanthropic institutions are suffering ... Continue reading "Terry Fox Run 2020"
Take the time to get to know others, express gratitude and compassion for others, as you walk in their shoes. We all play a part in the health and well-being of each other.
Compassion is a feeling of wanting to help those in need. But more than a noun, its a verb. More than a feeling, it should be an action.I will
- seek to understand others by listening
- be willing to forgive others
- give of my resources to help those in need
Lord, open our eyes ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Compassion"
The York Catholic District School Board 2020-2021 School Re-entry Plan was developed with a focus on meeting students’ academic, mental health and wellbeing needs while ensuring a safe re-entry for all in September.
YCDSB Student Awarded Canada’s Largest STEM Scholarship Number of scholarships doubles to 100 this year
York Catholic District School Board student, Emanuel Piccininni, has been selected to receive a $100,000 Schulich Leader Scholarship to study engineering at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.
A graduate of Cardinal Carter Catholic High School in Aurora, Piccininni will be entering the Engineering program at Queen’s ... Continue reading "YCDSB Student Awarded Canada’s Largest STEM Scholarship"
The United Parents (UP) Project is designed to support parents of Black children as they navigate the education system.
The project consists of three core streams.Capacity Building Workshops
Parents of Black Children will deliver a series of workshops covering topics that disproportionately impact Black children and lead ... Continue reading "ABR Programs and Resources"