As you are aware, the York Catholic District School Board received funding from the Ministry of Education for a multi-use school in the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville that will consist of a secondary school, an elementary school and child care centre. This new facility will assist in alleviating enrollment pressures at the existing Catholic elementary schools. A site has been identified for ... Continue reading "Public Meeting new Stouffville School: Save the Date"
School transportation service may be cancelled from time to time due to inclement weather and/or poor road conditions. Unless otherwise stated, schools will remain open when transportation services are cancelled.
The safety and well-being of our students is taken into consideration when making decisions concerning transportation service cancellation. Information regarding the cancellation of school transportation or school closures will be made available by ... Continue reading "YCDSB Inclement Weather Notification"
Dear Supporters of Catholic Education,
In November, the Ontario Liberal Party launched their “Common Ground” website: http://commonground.ontarioliberal.ca.
This website invites the public to put forward proposals that address particular provincial needs and priorities. One of the current suggestions is a proposal for the amalgamation of ... Continue reading "Your Support of Catholic Education is Needed!"
Dear Parents/Guardians at St. Brendan, St. Brigid and St. Mark,
As you may be aware, the York Catholic District School Board has received funding from the Ministry of Education for a multi-use school in the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville. The YCDSB has identified a site for the new facility, which is ideally situated in proximity to existing and future residential development.
- Time in nature can help reduce mental fatigue and improve concentration
- You’ll drink more water
- Boost happiness and decrease stress
- Boost of Vitamin D
- Strengthens our heart muscle and other muscles too!
- Social emotional connections
- Curriculum connections
Sometimes you look out the ... Continue reading "Embrace the Outdoors in the Winter"
Think of all of the health benefits when we resolve to move more in our day. Our spirit is lifted, blood circulation improves, energy levels increase, academic achievement improves, we have fewer cravings, and benefit from better quality of sleep. ParticipACTION offers some fantastic suggestions to help keep those healthy new year’s resolutions.