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This Week @ SKTA (Feb 19 to 23)

Solar Eclipse – April 8, 2024

Earlier this week, York Catholic District School Board announced that to ensure student safety and minimize loss of instructional time due to the solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, all schools will be dismissing students early.

As such, St. Kateri Tekakwitha CES will dismiss at 11:55am. On April 8, 2024, all students will be dismissed ... Continue reading "This Week @ SKTA (Feb 19 to 23)"

This Week at SKTA! (Feb 12 to 16)

CSC Events – Shrove Tuesday and Hot Dog Hot Lunch 

Please see the attached letter regarding Shrove Tuesday hosted by our Catholic School Council: Shrove Tuesday February 13, 2024

Our upcoming Hot Dog Hot Lunch is now available for purchase using School-Day. For further information please consult the email from the middle of last week.

Arrival Information ... Continue reading "This Week at SKTA! (Feb 12 to 16)"

This Week at SKTA! (Jan 29 to Feb 2)

Dental Screening @ St. Kateri Tekakwitha CES

Dental health contributes to general health and well-being. St. Kateri families are asked to review the following information by York Public Health regarding  dental screening will be conducted here at the school by a Registered Dental Hygienist. 

All students in grades JK, SK, 2, and 7 will be screened as well as others as ... Continue reading "This Week at SKTA! (Jan 29 to Feb 2)"

This Week at SKTA ( Jan 22)

FRAGRANCE/SCENT-SAFE BUILDING

 St. Kateri Tekakwitha is a fragrance/scent safe building-free! This means that we kindly request everyone’s (All staff, students and visitors) cooperation in refraining or minimizing the use of  scented products on school premises as they can result in adverse effects on the health of others.

These products may include: perfume/cologne, hair spray,  lotion/creams, body spray, essential oils,  air fresheners, ... Continue reading "This Week at SKTA ( Jan 22)"

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Welcome John De Faveri – Interim Director of Education

“Never miss an opportunity to do good.”

– St. Francis de Sales

February 12, 2024

Dear York Catholic District School Board Community,

I want to take this opportunity to introduce myself and express how delighted I am to return to the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) as Interim Director of Education.

My career started ... Continue reading "Welcome John De Faveri – Interim Director of Education"

YCDSB Director of Education Domenic Scuglia Announces Retirement After Outstanding Teaching Career

York Catholic District School Board Director of Education Domenic Scuglia will retire after a 41-year career promoting equity, excellence and faith in two Canadian provinces.

“The Board of Trustees is grateful for Domenic Scuglia’s many contributions to the YCDSB, in particular for creating stability in our school board during the difficult days near the end of the pandemic,” said Chair of ... Continue reading "YCDSB Director of Education Domenic Scuglia Announces Retirement After Outstanding Teaching Career"

Kindergarten Registration for September 2024 (Starting January 8, 2024)

— Starting Kindergarten is an exciting time in a young child’s life, filled with new experiences and opportunities to learn and grow. Kindergarten registration at the York Catholic District School Board begins on January 8th for the 2024-25 school year that begins in September, 2024.  Children must be four years old by December 31, 2024 and born in 2020 to register in Junior Kindergarten, or ... Continue reading "Kindergarten Registration for September 2024 (Starting January 8, 2024)"

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