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Catholic Education Week 2023

Happy Catholic Education Week!  We’re extremely grateful for Catholic Education and the great work the staff does at St. Mary to make it a wonderful place to learn and grow. We’d like to thank each and every one of the St. Mary staff for being committed to nurturing and educating each one of our students, for building relationships with families and for fostering a love ... Continue reading "Catholic Education Week 2023"

St. Mary Celebrates 25 Years of Catholic Education

On Wednesday, May 3rd, St. Mary Catholic Elementary School will be celebrating 25 years of Catholic Education.  Parents/Guardians and Alumni are welcome to watch the mass and ceremony beginning at 10:00 am via Livestream. Click here to watch the Live Stream

Please join us on Wednesday, May 3rd from 6pm – 8pm for an Arts Showcase OPEN HOUSE celebrating St. Mary’s ... Continue reading "St. Mary Celebrates 25 Years of Catholic Education"

Calling all St. Mary Staff and Student Alumni and Current Families

We are delighted to extend a warm invitation to you to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of St. Mary School.  It is an honour to be part of such a significant milestone in the history of our school and your participation is most welcome.  Please join us for an Arts Night Showcase Open House on Wednesday, May 3rd from 6pm-8pm.  Our halls ... Continue reading "Calling all St. Mary Staff and Student Alumni and Current Families"

Planning for the 2022-2023 School Year

Our school is well underway in planning for 2023-2024. The work we do now in the office is especially important, because our accuracy with anticipated enrollment helps us better plan and optimistically, minimizes the need to move students across classes (’reorganize’) in September.  We ask our community for its help in this work. If you know you will be moving out of the area in ... Continue reading "Planning for the 2022-2023 School Year"

Calling All Parent Volunteers

The Catholic School Council is calling on parent volunteers who can assist on the evening of the St. Mary BBQ and Fun-Fair on Tuesday, June 13th from 5pm – 8pm.  Volunteers are needed to supervise the inflatables which is the highlight of our BBQ for the children. Without volunteers, we are unable to organize the fun activities.  Volunteers will be scheduled for short increments of ... Continue reading "Calling All Parent Volunteers"

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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

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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.

... Continue reading "COVID-19 Health and Safety Measures"

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