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All the important dates for this school year


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School News

National Day For Truth And Reconciliation

Dear St John Paul II Families,

On Fri Sept 29th SJPII will be recognizing  National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This is a day of reflection. In addition, we will continue to participate in Orange Shirt Day, as a way to honour residential school survivors, those who did not survive, and their descendants. We invite students to wear ... Continue reading "National Day For Truth And Reconciliation"

PA Day Fri Sept 22

Dear St John Paul II Families,

Friday September 22 has been designated as a PA Day. There are no scheduled lessons for students on that day. Classes will resume on Monday September 25. Enjoy the long weekend!

Meet The Teacher Night

Dear St John Paul II Families,

This year Meet the Teacher Night will be taking place on Thurs Sept 21. There will be 2 sessions during the evening, 7:00-7:20pm and 7:30-7:50pm. Please make your way directly into our school via the double door entrance.

As a gentle reminder, Meet The Teacher Night is a general information opportunity. It is not the ... Continue reading "Meet The Teacher Night"

Picture Day Wed Sept 20

It’s Picture Day at St John Paul II!!!

Picture Day this year will take place on Wednesday September 20th. Please remember to send your child to school in full uniform which includes a school crested white or blue  collar top and blue bottoms.

And, don’t forget to bring your smiles!!!


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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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