Please keep in mind that students go outdoors for two 15 minute recesses and one 40 minute lunch break, unless there is a severe weather warning. The procedures in Policy 221, Extreme Weather, requires Catholic School Councils to determine the extreme cold temperature, with wind chill at the beginning of each school year. The Prince of Peace Catholic School Council has agreed upon –18C for ... Continue reading "Winter Weather"
Student Services will be hosting a Virtual Information Session for Parents of Children with Exceptional Needs registering for Kindergarten Year 1 (Junior Kindergarten) in September 2024. Parents are invited to attend the virtual session to learn about our Special Education Programs and Services. Please see the flyer attached for more information.
Prince of Peace, along with our family of schools, welcomes parents and guardians virtually on Wednesday November 29th @ 7pm as we listen to Aubrey Noronha speak about his program titled “Colour Blind? Why Being ‘Not Racist’ Is Not Enough Anymore.” Aubrey Noronha is a recognized Character Education and Safe Schools Speaker who believes in the possibility of a safer and more emotionally connected school ... Continue reading "Aubrey Noronha – Virtual Parent Engagement Evening"
Our students are busy practicing as we get ready to welcome families into the school for our Christmas Concert this season. There is much holiday cheer at Prince of Peace as we “Deck the Halls“, because “All I Want for Christmas is You” to join us for a showcase of song and dance that is sure to ... Continue reading "Christmas Concert Schedule"
We are excited to once again be participating in the annual Terry Fox Walk / Roll / Run, and we are proud to be continuing the legacy of one of our greatest Canadian heroes.
Our Terry Fox Walk / Roll / Run is scheduled for Thursday September 28th. Students will be running/walking around the school yard. All are encouraged to wear their favourite ... Continue reading "Terry Fox Walk / Roll / Run"
– St. Francis de Sales
February 12, 2024
Dear York Catholic District School Board Community,
I want to take this opportunity to introduce myself and express how delighted I am to return to the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) as Interim Director of Education.
My career started ... Continue reading "Welcome John De Faveri – Interim Director of Education"
York Catholic District School Board Director of Education Domenic Scuglia will retire after a 41-year career promoting equity, excellence and faith in two Canadian provinces.
“The Board of Trustees is grateful for Domenic Scuglia’s many contributions to the YCDSB, in particular for creating stability in our school board during the difficult days near the end of the pandemic,” said Chair of ... Continue reading "YCDSB Director of Education Domenic Scuglia Announces Retirement After Outstanding Teaching Career"
— Starting Kindergarten is an exciting time in a young child’s life, filled with new experiences and opportunities to learn and grow. Kindergarten registration at the York Catholic District School Board begins on January 8th for the 2024-25 school year that begins in September, 2024. Children must be four years old by December 31, 2024 and born in 2020 to register in Junior Kindergarten, or ... Continue reading "Kindergarten Registration for September 2024 (Starting January 8, 2024)"