On November 8th, our Boys Intermediate Volleyball team demonstrated the Skyhawk commitment to excellence at Our Lady of the Rosary. They achieved first place status and will advance to the Area Finals on November 22nd. Thank you to our coaches who prepared the team!
On November 9th our Girls Volleyball team visited St.Joseph the Worker and participated in fierce games which showcased their ... Continue reading "Intermediate Girls & Boys Volleyball Teams Advance to Area Finals!"
On October 27th, 2023 the school gathered to participate in a Restorative Circle. Led by Principal Rodrigues and the Student Council Symposium. A variety of contexts were explored, employing restorative justice practices to ensure an inclusive culture of care in our school.
Please help us encourage our students to walk our kids to school throughout October.
Celebrate active modes of transportation like walking and wheeling along with other students and staff across Ontario during IWALK Month, which officially kicks off on Wednesday, October 4. International Walk to School Month (IWALK) is an annual celebration of active transportation that takes place around the world ... Continue reading "October is IWALK Month"
During the week of November 20th-24th, guided by Gospel Values and Catholic Virtues, we remain centered in Christ’s message of inclusion and treating one another with care and respect.
On November 20th, our classes will participate in a learning invitation with Principal Rodrigues which centers on bringing awareness and understanding to our students as we work towards a kinder world. Students are encouraged ... Continue reading "Bully Prevention Week Learnings"
Our school will deliver the Progress report cards electronically on Tuesday, November 14th via the Parent Portal at 4pm. Interviews will be held with teachers in the gymnasium on Thursday November 16th and Friday November 17th morning.
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 regular basis ... Continue reading "Pediculosis (Head Lice) in Schools"
Dear Blessed Scalabrini Families,
We wish you a blessed Thanksgiving, finding moments to relax and spend some quality time with your loved ones. As Catholics, we take the opportunity to thank the Lord for all that is good in our lives.
Bless us, O Lord
We are thankful for the beauty through the eyes of loved ones,
The YCDSB has a policy to protect students with life threatening allergies. Parents are asked to inform the school of such allergies immediately and and are required to complete “Administration of Medication for Anaphylactic Student” forms which are available at the school office.
Students for whom an Epipen has been prescribed must carry one at all times, and keep another in the school ... Continue reading "Anaphylaxis in YCDSB schools"
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"