Month: September 2023


National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2023

Both the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day take place on September 30.

Orange Shirt Day is an Indigenous-led grassroots commemorative day intended to raise awareness of the individual, family and community inter-generational impacts of residential schools, and to promote the concept of “Every Child Matters”.  The orange shirt is a symbol of the stripping away of culture, freedom ... Continue reading "National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2023"


GNA’s Catholic School Council

“I am not capable of doing big things, but I want to do everything, even the smallest things, for the greater glory of God.”

– St. Dominic Savio –

The Guardian Angels CES Catholic School Council is a group of hardworking parents/guardians with an interest to support the school community just like you!  Working alongside the parents/guardians are a ... Continue reading "GNA’s Catholic School Council"


Safety Awareness Week – Sept. 25th -29th

The week of September 25 – 29, 2023 has been designated as “Safety Awareness Week” for the YCDSB.  During this week, we will be rehearsing a variety of emergency school procedures to acquaint students and staff with the precautionary steps to take, in the event of such things as a warning of severe weather, or an intruder. In addition, throughout the year we will hold ... Continue reading "Safety Awareness Week – Sept. 25th -29th"


Guardian Angels 2023 Faith Day

Guardian Angels staff came together to reflect upon, and celebrate our faith during our recent PA/Faith Day on Friday, September 22nd.

Together we learned from scripture through a deeply spiritual presentation by Kitty McGilly, engaged in discussion, and reflected on our roles as disciples and followers of Jesus.

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"