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Good Shepherd Equity & Inclusion Fair June 8th 5:00 – 7:00
You are all invited to our Equity & Inclusion Fair for June 8th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m!
Join us for an evening when we can come together as a community to celebrate our cultures and differences. Countries will be represented by games, student art work, food recipes, music and more. We will also be representing our students with special needs ... Continue reading "Good Shepherd Equity & Inclusion Fair June 8th 5:00 – 7:00"
Noticing Mental Health Concerns for your Child?
Reports suggest that child and youth mental health concerns have been rising over the time of the pandemic. Recently, there’s been more media coverage on the topic. For parents and caregivers, it can be tricky to know what might be a typical reaction to stressful times, and what signs and symptoms may suggest that professional mental health assistance could be beneficial. Here is some information ... Continue reading "Noticing Mental Health Concerns for your Child?"
Coding club continues, and will be starting to prepare for an Arcade Experience for the school and are planning to have it end of March/beginning of April. Stay tuned for the exciting event!
The yearbook club continues to take pictures and put together our school yearbook. They are currently holding a contest for the front and back cover of the school yearbook. All contributions are to be handed in to Mrs. Slaven or Mr. Freeman by Friday March 10, 2023.
Carnaval 2023 at Good Shepherd CES
At Good Shepherd we are committed to providing our students with quality French education. We believe that student learning can be enriched by providing them with the opportunity to engage in French traditions. In keeping with this belief, our school will be hosting “Carnaval 2023” beginning Monday, February 13th, and ending Friday February 17th. Winter Carnaval began in Quebec in 1894 and remains a continuing ... Continue reading "Carnaval 2023 at Good Shepherd CES"
2023 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners
The York Catholic District School Board is proud to announce its 2023 Distinguished Alumni Award winners. Each year, the Board selects six graduates who spent the majority of their formative years with YCDSB and who have gone on to make significant contributions in their respective careers and communities.
Every year new Distinguished Alumni on posters are widely distributed across York Region. ... Continue reading "2023 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners"
Update re: Possible Strike on Monday, Nov. 21
November 16, 2022
Dear Families of the York Catholic District School Board,
Earlier today CUPE served notice that they could resume their job action as soon as Monday, November 21, 2022.
In the event of a strike, York Catholic DSB will move to synchronous virtual learning on Monday. Schools will maintain their regular daily learning schedules. St. ... Continue reading "Update re: Possible Strike on Monday, Nov. 21"
COVID-19 Health and Safety Measures
The York Catholic District School Board worked closely with its partners at the Ministry of Education, York Region Public Health, and with Board staff to prepare for the return to school in September. By aligning our practices with their guidance, we are confident our schools will continue to be safe, inclusive places to learn and work throughout the 2022-2023 school year.