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School News

Canadian Martyrs Helps Students in the Dominican Republic

Pictured left to right: Canadian Martyrs principal Ms. A. Ricciuti-Giustizia, Leslie from Good Samaritan and Canadian Martyrs teachers Ms. Santos, Mr. Sanderson and Mr. Samaha

During Catholic Education Week, Canadian Martyrs Catholic Elementary School in Newmarket made a commitment to live the Gospel mission by empowering a class of students in the Dominican Republic.

Canadian Martyrs students and staff ... Continue reading "Canadian Martyrs Helps Students in the Dominican Republic"


Canadian Martyrs end of year school BBQ will be held on Thursday, June 13th 2024 from 4:00 – 7:30 pm, rain or shine. We look forward to gathering and celebrating a successful year as a school community.  


More event and ordering details to follow.

Catholic Education Week May 6 – 10

We’re celebrating People of Hope, Faith, Mercy, Justice, and Joy, with a lineup of exciting activities that promise a whole lot of fun and inspiration for our students.  We have Spirit days, STREAM activities, Plow Painting, Board Wide Mass, Children’s Mental Health, Music and Dance Through the Decades concerts!

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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"

Kindergarten Registration for September 2024 (Starting January 8, 2024)

— 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)"

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"

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