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Online registrations and assessments for secondary students who are new to Canada available!

The York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB), one of Ontario’s top-performing school boards, continues to welcome new students for the 2020-21 school year. Student registrations, as well as assessments for secondary students who are new to Canada, will take place online throughout the summer, as a result of the Ontario public school closures due to COVID-19.

The YCDSB Admissions Department is accepting ... Continue reading "Online registrations and assessments for secondary students who are new to Canada available!"

ABR Guiding Resources

Recent events in Canada and the United States have ignited discussion and action focused on the experiences of anti-Black racism. The work needed to dismantle anti-Black racism is complicated, and differentiated depending on our own identities. It will require us to be committed to supporting each other and holding each other accountable.

With this in mind, we have curated resources to assist ... Continue reading "ABR Guiding Resources"

FMM to be Beatified by Pope Francis

The Vatican shared the wonderful news this week that the cause for the sainthood of Father Michael McGivney reached another stage with the approval of another miracle attributed to McGivney. Father Michael McGivney is to be beatified!

On May 26th, 2020, Pope Francis authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to recognize a miracle that occurred in 2015 ... Continue reading "FMM to be Beatified by Pope Francis"

MACCA Scholarship Program

The Markham African Caribbean Canadian Association (MACCA) has launched its annual scholarship program awarding Scholarships of $1,000 to each selected recipient. Selection is based on students’ involvement and dedication to their community, as well as academic achievements. One outstanding student that excels in these areas and demonstrates that they have gone above and beyond will also receive the President’s Award. ... Continue reading "MACCA Scholarship Program"