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School News

Congratulations, St. Veronica Community!

We are thrilled to announce that St. Veronica School has earned the  “Healthy School Ribbon Acknowledgement.” This accolade is a testament to our unwavering commitment to fostering a nurturing environment that supports the physical, mental, social, and spiritual well-being of our entire school community.

This achievement would not have been possible without the collective efforts of our dedicated administrators, passionate teachers, supportive families, ... Continue reading "Congratulations, St. Veronica Community!"

Elementary YCDSB PA Day: Friday, June 28, 2024

Elementary YCDSB PA Day: Friday, June 28, 2024

In accordance with the Ministry of Education’s new Regulation 304, “School Year Calendar, Professional Activity Days,” the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) is providing the following summary of P.A. Day activities at the elementary level on Friday, June 28, 2024.

Friday, June 28, 2024 Staff are engaged in closing operations for the end of term.

Community Event: Supporting Wellness!

Free Community Event for the Parents of St. Jean de Brebeuf CHS & Feeder Elementary Schools!

We will discuss our own mental programming and responses to stress; learn how to support ourselves & our children during challenging times and how to build life long skills. We will also discuss tools and strategies to encourage a positive mindset and healthy habits.

Please ... Continue reading "Community Event: Supporting Wellness!"

Catholic School Council: Cookie Dough Fundraiser!

St. Veronica’s Catholic School Parent Council is hosting a Terra Cotta Cookie Dough Fundraiser. Our school fundraising campaign will begin on Tuesday, March 19th until Tuesday, April 2nd. Our school fundraising link will become available tomorrow. Share the link with family and friends and all purchases can be made online. All proceeds earned through this sale will be used for the purchase of school technology ... Continue reading "Catholic School Council: Cookie Dough Fundraiser!"

2024 Lenten Mass

On March 21, 2024 the York Catholic District School Board celebrated the third annual board-wide Lenten Mass of Renewal and Reconciliation. Livestreamed to the board’s 50,000 students, the Mass featured the talented students of St Edward Catholic Elementary School and St Brother Andre Catholic High School, in Markham, who performed the music and helped with the readings.

The celebrant was Bishop ... Continue reading "2024 Lenten Mass"

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Board News

Help Us Hire a New Director of Education

Help Us Hire a New Director of Education

“Where there is no guidance, a nation falls, but in an abundance of counsellors there is safety.” –Proverbs 11:14

The connection of home, school, and parish is what makes Catholic education unique. This connection recognizes that the community matters and that everyone benefits when the community is involved in our schools.

With this in mind, the York ... Continue reading "Help Us Hire a New Director of Education"

Social Media Litigation

Dear York Catholic District School Board families,

Today, the York Catholic District School Board announced that we are joining the lawsuit against tech giants Meta, Snapchat, and TikTok for disruption to student learning and the education system.  We, alongside ten other Ontario schools and boards, allege that these companies have negligently designed and marketed addictive products that have disrupted our board’s ... Continue reading "Social Media Litigation"

Education Week 2024: We Are Called to Love

Education Week 2024

Each year during Catholic Education Week, Ontario’s Catholic community engages in a week-long celebration of the unique identity and distinctive contributions of publicly-funded Catholic education. This year, Catholic Education Week occurs on May 5-11 with the theme, “We Are Called to Love.” 

The theme was inspired by many aspects of our faith community, including our ongoing efforts to promote equity and ... Continue reading "Education Week 2024: We Are Called to Love"

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