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PEDICULOSIS (Head Lice) Exposure
The York Catholic District School Board recognizes concerns related to pediculosis (head lice) at the school and community level. Pediculosis (head lice) are not a public hazard, as they do not cause illness, but they are a nuisance.
To prevent pediculosis (head lice) from becoming a problem at our school we all need to work together. Please check your child’s head on a ... Continue reading "PEDICULOSIS (Head Lice) Exposure"
Celebrating the Class of 2023!
Feb. 23/23: Inclement Weather Day
Due to heavy snowfall overnight, school transportation has been cancelled today, February 23. The school remains open to students. Tests, quizzes, co-curricular activities, meetings are cancelled. Cafteria services are not available. Permits are cancelled.
Black Heritage Month at SJDB
At St. Jean de Brebeuf, we are blessed with so many visionary student leaders who make up the Black Student Alliance. Each day, through morning announcements and social media, students are celebrating the accomplishmnets of and are raising awareness about the issues impacting Black people in Canada and abroad. In addition, students prepared an exceptional, dynamic slide deck containing activities for students and teachers. To ... Continue reading "Black Heritage Month at SJDB"
2023/2024 Course Selection and Student Activity Fee
While we have just begun a new semester, we are simultaneously planning ahead for the 2023/2024 school year. The course selection process is underway! Students received grade-level presentation from the Guidance Department that were tailored for each grade level. Those presentations were posted on the Guidance Deparment website. Please view the material to become familiar with course selection process and the various requirements. Students are ... Continue reading "2023/2024 Course Selection and Student Activity Fee"
2023 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners
The York Catholic District School Board is proud to announce its 2023 Distinguished Alumni Award winners. Each year, the Board selects six graduates who spent the majority of their formative years with YCDSB and who have gone on to make significant contributions in their respective careers and communities.
Every year new Distinguished Alumni on posters are widely distributed across York Region. ... Continue reading "2023 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners"
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.