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Each year, Catholic school boards across Canada come together to celebrate the Gospel values and teachings that enrich our curriculum and strengthen our school communities.
The theme of Catholic Education Week 2022, “Rebuild, Restore, Renew Together”, is inspired by the transformative power of faith – for families, for students, for the world.
The halls are all decked for Christmas at OLGC!
Enjoy a safe holiday everyone.
Students are working hard to do their part to be respectful and responsible this fall.
We are taking a “layered” approach as per the YCDSB re-entry plan:
- Staff and students are sanitizing/washing hands regularly
- Staff are wearing masks. Students in gr. 4-8 are wearing masks and all students are encouraged to wear a mask.
- We are ... Continue reading "Thank you OLGC School Community!"
All parents/guardians/caregivers of students in grade 7 and grade 9 are invited to share their perceptions about their children’s experiences with French as a Second Language (FSL).
The feedback provided by parents/guardians/caregivers will be used, along with information gathered from students and teachers, to strengthen FSL programming and improve student learning, engagement and achievement.
The FSL Parent Survey will ... Continue reading "FSL Survey for Parents of Students in Grade 7 and Grade 9"
Dear parent and Guardians,
As the Church begins a new liturgical year with the season of Advent, our schools resonate with the sense of hopeful anticipation for the coming of Christ. It is a blessing for students and staff to learn and work in an environment where they can fully prepare for the profound and powerful reality of Christmas ... Continue reading "Christmas Message from Trustee"
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.
... Continue reading "It’s time to double check your School Support Designation!"
- That you need to be registered as an English Separate School Supporter to attend a York Catholic elementary school?
- That you need to be
Reading Rainbow live-streamed readings are back!
Thanks to the Reading Rainbow Team, all York Catholic elementary schools are once again invited to participate in a live-streamed book reading event in celebration of Black Heritage Month.
On February 24th, student leaders from St. Joan of Arc CHS in Maple, St. Theresa of Lisieux CHS in Richmond Hill and Father Michael ... Continue reading "Black Heritage Month – Reading Rainbow Live Stream Event"