Category: Board News

Let’s Cook! Take the pledge to cook more often with fresh ingredients

Let’s Cook! It keeps you healthy and independent, connects you with your family and friends, saves you time and money, and helps the environment.

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Pledge now to cook more often with fresh ingredients. By pledging, you will receive delicious, healthy recipes and tips to stay inspired twice a month, straight to your inbox. Everyone ... Continue reading "Let’s Cook! Take the pledge to cook more often with fresh ingredients"

Changes to the Winter School Site Maintenance Program

The York Catholic District School Board’s Multi-Year Strategic Plan identifies four commitments to our stakeholders.  They include: the Integration of Catholic Faith, the Continuous Improvement of Student Achievement, the Effective Use of Our Resources and Engaging Our Communities. Faced with increasing financial restraints, these commitments continue to guide the Board’s decision-making on new investments and areas for cost reductions.

During the spring 2016 ... Continue reading "Changes to the Winter School Site Maintenance Program"

YCDSB celebrates World Teachers’ Day, October 5th

October 5th is World Teachers’ Day. Created by UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), World Teachers’ Day recognizes the contributions of teachers worldwide and helps to raise awareness, understanding and appreciation for the invaluable contributions that teachers make to education and development throughout the world.

The York Catholic District School Board extends a heartfelt thank you to all of its ... Continue reading "YCDSB celebrates World Teachers’ Day, October 5th"

October is Learning Disabilities Awareness month

Throughout October the Learning Disabilities Associations of Ontario will be marking LD Awareness month. In York Region the key event will be their 40th Anniversary Event taking place on September 26th 2016. However this month long effort is about more than events, rather it is about raising awareness and reducing stigma to allow people to get the supports they need to reach their potential. ... Continue reading "October is Learning Disabilities Awareness month"