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Weekly Update: March 27-31, 2023
Today is the 5th Sunday of Lent. As we move into the final days of the Lenten season, let us pray…
Stay with us through the busy days this week and remind us that when we need comfort, solitude, wisdom, or guidance, we can always turn to you. Help us develop discipline and generosity through fasting and ... Continue reading "Weekly Update: March 27-31, 2023"
Weekly Update: March 20-24, 2023
I hope that you and your family enjoyed a wonderful March break!
Today is the Fourth Sunday of Lent, traditionally called Laetare Sunday. Laetare is a Latin word that means “rejoice.” Today’s Gospel describes the reason for our joy: God’s great love for us has been revealed in Jesus. Through his Passion, Death, and Resurrection, Christ has reconciled us with God and one ... Continue reading "Weekly Update: March 20-24, 2023"
Weekly Update: March 6-10, 2023
Today is the Second Sunday of Lent. Throughout this holy time we take time to pray and think about who we are, and who God calls us to be.
Transform us in prayer Give us a desire to pray, the discipline to make good intentions a reality; and hearts willing to trust what you reveal ... Continue reading "Weekly Update: March 6-10, 2023"
Weekly Update: February 27 to March 3, 2023
On Ash Wednesday, we began the Lenten season. Let us pray together.
You formed us from the dust of the earth and brought us to new life in Christ through the waters of Baptism. We ask you to change our hearts as we journey through these forty days of Lent. Help us to see Jesus in ... Continue reading "Weekly Update: February 27 to March 3, 2023"
Weekly Update: February 20-24, 2023
Ash Wednesday takes place this week. This day is the beginning of our Lenten journey as we prepare for Easter, the greatest feast of the Church year.
Let us reflect upon the changes we need to make in our lives so that we can better reflect a life of Christ.
As we begin the season ... Continue reading "Weekly Update: February 20-24, 2023"
2023-24 YCDSB Budget Survey
The York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) is committed to the effective and efficient management of resources. Our goal is to ensure fiscal accountability while minimizing impacts on our classrooms and continuing to support student success and well-being in a Catholic learning environment.
To better inform our financial planning, we hope you will tell us your priorities for the 2023-2024 school year budget. ... Continue reading "2023-24 YCDSB Budget Survey"
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.