School Boards across Ontario are demonstrating their commitment to Truth and Reconciliation by providing Land Acknowledgements that honour Indigenous Peoples and traditional lands. At the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB), we echo the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and the Assembly of Catholic Bishops of Ontario (ACBO) in their response to the Calls to Action through the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
We are very fortunate to have one of our parents Joanne, a paramedic who works for the Holland Landing EMS visit our school with one of her work partners Ben. They carefully explained their role and all the equipment they have in the EMS vehicle. Students from kindergarten to grade 3 inclusive enjoyed learning about blood pressure kits, telescopes, and heart monitors. Students were given ... Continue reading "Safety Week Continues with Visit from EMS"