The Virtue of Hope (December)
This month we celebrate the virtue of hope, one of the theological virtues listed in 1 Corinthians 13. Hope is very much a spiritual virtue. Hope is the theological virtue by which we place our trust in Christ’s promises and rely not on our own strength alone, but on the help of the grace of the Holy Spirit. ... Continue reading "This Week @ SKTA (Nov 27 to Dec 1)"
Catholic School Council News
Thank you St. Kateri families. With your generous support our Halloween fundraiser was able to raise over $6300 for the school. The money that the CSC raises throughout the year goes towards many areas throughout the school. Last year the CSC raised over $23,000. That money was then used to purchase Chromebooks, document cameras, Gym equipment, classroom ... Continue reading "This Week at SKTA! (Nov 20 to 24)"
Progress Report Card Distribution
Our school will be delivering report cards electronically this Tuesday, November 14th (after 4:00 PM) via the Parent Portal.
To access this portal, please visit our school’s website (https://kta.ycdsb.ca/), and click on the parents link in the top banner. From the Parents page, you will find a link to “ Parent Portal ConnectEd” ... Continue reading "This Week @ SKTA (Nov 13 to 17)"
Christmas Gift Card Drive
Our school community has been so generous in helping our Blessed Frederic Ozanam SSVP fulfill the needs of the less fortunate who live in our community at Christmas. Please see the attached flyer for more details.
St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic School Council News
The next Catholic School ... Continue reading "This Week at SKTA (Nov. 6 to 10)"
November is dedicated to remembering our dearly departed. Two important observances are found on the first two days of the month: All Saints Day and All Souls day. November finds us in the last part of Ordinary Time of Year C in the three year liturgical cycle. Other Feast Days include St. Martin de Porres, St. Charles Borromeo, St. Martin of Tours, ... Continue reading "This Week at SKTA – Oct 30 to November 3"
York Catholic DSB alumni do amazing things around the world every day. From science to sports to business to religious life to community building, there is no limit to what our alumni can do.
To celebrate our amazing York Catholic graduates, every year, our school board asks the community for nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Awards. This is a special way ... Continue reading "Nominations Are Open for the 20th Anniversary Distinguished Alumni Awards"
According to the latest results from the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) and the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT), York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) students outpace their provincial peers in all areas of testing.
“We are very proud of our students and staff for the high level of achievement they consistently demonstrate throughout the school year,” says Domenic Scuglia, YCDSB ... Continue reading "York Catholic Students Continue to Beat Provincial Averages on EQAO and OSSLT Results"
This fall, the York Catholic District School Board will host a series of in-person high school open houses for parents and graduating elementary school students starting secondary school next September. All Grade 8 students and their parents who reside in ... Continue reading "YCDSB Secondary School Open House Schedule"