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Internet Safety Presentation With Paul Davis, THURSDAY, MAY 16th 6:30 PM 

Keeping up with changing technology? You may not be BUT your kids are!!

Internet Safety Presentation With Paul Davis, Social Media and Networking Safety Expert

THURSDAY, MAY 16th 6:30 PM 

Our Lady of Grace Library

All Parents Welcome

We understand that it is difficult to keep up with the ways that our children are using ... Continue reading "Internet Safety Presentation With Paul Davis, THURSDAY, MAY 16th 6:30 PM "

2024 Lenten Mass

On March 21, 2024 the York Catholic District School Board celebrated the third annual board-wide Lenten Mass of Renewal and Reconciliation. Livestreamed to the board’s 50,000 students, the Mass featured the talented students of St Edward Catholic Elementary School and St Brother Andre Catholic High School, in Markham, who performed the music and helped with the readings.

The celebrant was Bishop ... Continue reading "2024 Lenten Mass"

Carnaval @OLG

Carnaval at OLG begins Monday! We have planned a fun-filled week of theme days and activities to celebrate this festive occasion. The week will begin on Monday, with a “Sports” day, where students are encouraged to wear their favourite sportswear. On that day, students will be treated to a special Canadian treat. Thanks to the CSC for covering the cost of having “la tire” – ... Continue reading "Carnaval @OLG"

OLG Christmas Concert

Our Christmas Concert is quickly approaching. The students and teachers have been very hard at work practising their songs for this Friday’s performance. Just a few important  reminders to parents before the big event:

PARKING

Weather permitting, the parking gate at the back of the school near the kiss and ride will be open. Parents can use ... Continue reading "OLG Christmas Concert"

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Social Media Litigation

Dear York Catholic District School Board families,

Today, the York Catholic District School Board announced that we are joining the lawsuit against tech giants Meta, Snapchat, and TikTok for disruption to student learning and the education system.  We, alongside ten other Ontario schools and boards, allege that these companies have negligently designed and marketed addictive products that have disrupted our board’s ... Continue reading "Social Media Litigation"

Education Week 2024: We Are Called to Love

Education Week 2024

Each year during Catholic Education Week, Ontario’s Catholic community engages in a week-long celebration of the unique identity and distinctive contributions of publicly-funded Catholic education. This year, Catholic Education Week occurs on May 5-11 with the theme, “We Are Called to Love.” 

The theme was inspired by many aspects of our faith community, including our ongoing efforts to promote equity and ... Continue reading "Education Week 2024: We Are Called to Love"

Monday, April 8: Shortened Day for Solar Eclipse

On Monday, April 8, 2024, a full solar eclipse will occur in southern Ontario, which will block the sun’s light in some areas.

In York Region, we will experience the effects of the eclipse between roughly 2:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., which coincides with the scheduled dismissal times for our schools. Looking at the sun during this time period has the ... Continue reading "Monday, April 8: Shortened Day for Solar Eclipse"

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