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School News

National Truth and Reconciliation

On September 29, 2023, students and staff from across the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) will commemorate Orange Shirt Day, National Truth and Reconciliation Day.

Staff and students are encouraged to wear orange to acknowledge the impact of the residential school system, raise awareness and honour Indigenous communities, to promote reconciliation.

Parent Council Nominations/Self Nominations Ends This Friday at 3:30 p.m.

We invite all Parents and Guardians to come join the St. Brendan’s  Catholic School Council on Wednesday, Oct. 4th at 7 p.m. in our School Library.

The education of our children is a shared responsibility which involves the schools, students and their families, and the Church. The main goal of the Catholic School Council is to “promote the best interests of the School ... Continue reading "Parent Council Nominations/Self Nominations Ends This Friday at 3:30 p.m."

SBN Surpassed Target for Terry Fox Walk/Run

Dear Parents and Guardians,

On Tuesday, September 19th, St. Brendan CES participated in the Terry Fox Run/Walk. As a school, we hoped to raise $1500.00. We are thrilled to share with you that we surpassed our goal and together we raised $1511.50!

We want to thank all of our Students, Parents, and Staff for making this such a huge success, and ... Continue reading "SBN Surpassed Target for Terry Fox Walk/Run"

Safety Week

The York Catholic District School Board has a primary responsibility and goal to ensure a safe learning environment for all of our students and staff in our school community.

As part of our safety initiative St. Brendan CES, along with all other schools in the York Catholic District School Board, will be practicing a variety of safety procedures with students and staff. ... Continue reading "Safety Week"

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SafeArrival Information: Keeping Our Kids Safe


As we start a new school year, we hope you will take some time to review the SafeArrival information below. 

When your child is sick, we understand that informing their school can be easily forgotten. But when absent students are not reported and office staff are unable to contact their parent/guardian, schools must assume the child is lost ... Continue reading "SafeArrival Information: Keeping Our Kids Safe"

Celebrate Throughout the Year with the YCDSB

The days that we celebrate help us remember what is most important to us. 

But there are so many days to celebrate throughout the school year – faith days, holidays and social dedications – that it can be easy to lose track of them all. 

To help the entire York Catholic District School Board community celebrate together, we have ... Continue reading "Celebrate Throughout the Year with the YCDSB"

YCDSB’s New Multi-Year Strategic Plan

The York Catholic District School Board’s new Multi-Year Strategic Plan (MYSP) was created with the support of our community. It will guide our Board from 2023-2028 by defining our Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Commitments. This strategic plan sets priorities that will ensure the YCDSB remains one of the top-performing school boards in Ontario.

To learn more about the YCDSB’s new ... Continue reading "YCDSB’s New Multi-Year Strategic Plan"

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