School Year Calendar

All the important dates for this school year


Mental Health

Learn more about caring for yourself and others


Report It!
Take Action

Where students can get help when bullied and harassed


YCDSB Multi-Year
Strategic Plan

The Board’s guiding document until 2028



School News

School-day Online Payment Tool

School-Day is an online cashless system for use by parents, teachers and office administrative staff. We are implementing School-Day to minimize the handling of cash

by students, teachers and office staff, to reduce paper, and to streamline office efficiencies.


School-Day can be accessed from any web browser and gives parents real-time, secure access to up-to-date information, ... Continue reading "School-day Online Payment Tool"

Curriculum Night/ Open House

This year’s curriculum night/ open house will take place on Thursday, September 21, 2023. Please take advantage of this opportunity to meet your child’s teacher, see their learning space, and become informed about expectations and curriculum for this year. Classroom teachers will be in their own classrooms. We will be running two sessions from 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. and 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. ... Continue reading "Curriculum Night/ Open House"

Safety Awareness Week – September 25 – 29 , 2023

The York Catholic District School Board has the 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. Joseph along with all other schools in the York Catholic District School Board will be practicing a variety of safety procedures with students and staff.

The week ... Continue reading "Safety Awareness Week – September 25 – 29 , 2023"

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Board News

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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