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Website

http://www.ycdsb.ca/

Number of Schools

104

Communities Served

Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, Markham, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Township/Municipalité King.


Mission Statement

Guided by Gospel Values and Catholic Virtues, in partnership with home and Church, we educate and inspire all students to reach their full potential in a safe and caring environment.

Vision Statement

Our students will become creative and critical thinkers who integrate Catholic values into their daily lives, as socially responsible global citizens.

The York Catholic District School Board serves one of the fastest growing areas in North America: the Regional Municipality of York, located in the Greater Toronto Area. We have schools in each of the Region's nine area municipalities: Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, Markham, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Whitchurch-Stouffville, and the Township of King.

Our more than 5,000 dedicated instructional staff members serve over 55,000 students.

Currently, we have 89 elementary schools and 15 secondary schools, with new schools opening yearly.

Areas of Focus

  1. Learning- oriented organizational improvement processes.
  2. Job-embedded professional development for all members of the organization.

Case Study

Learning-oriented Organizational Improvement Processes