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Due to a recent Boundary Review, Pope Francis is no longer accepting new registrations. All registrations will be redirected to St. Stephen CES.



School News

Pope Francis Christmas Market

Pope Francis Catholic School Council is excited to invite the community to our very first Christmas market! We have secured our very own PFS family and local vendors to sell their artisan and one of a kind products throughout the entire school!

This event will be held on Wednesday December 6th from 6-9pm!  This will be an evening for the whole family that ... Continue reading "Pope Francis Christmas Market"



To celebrate the success of our Fundraiser, students are invited to wear their costumes to school on Tuesday, October 31,  and enjoy a Halloween Dance. Please do not send any accessories (eg. weapons, wands, etc).  As well, as always, there is no sharing of treats. 

Halloween is a special time for children, a time that all kids should be able ... Continue reading "Halloween"

Chocolate Fundraiser

Dear Pope Francis CES parents and students, 

It’s time to start our annual FUNDRAISER.  We are very fortunate to have a school community that supports our fundraising efforts.  Each year our fundraising efforts go to support many initiatives that include, Classroom Technology, school trips, special presentations and events and much more. Your support directly helps every student in the school.

See ... Continue reading "Chocolate Fundraiser"

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Board News

Nominations Are Open for the 20th Anniversary Distinguished Alumni Awards

York Catholic DSB alumni do amazing things around the world every day. From science to sports to business to religious life to community building, there is no limit to what our alumni can do.

To celebrate our amazing York Catholic graduates, every year, our school board asks the community for nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Awards. This is a special way ... Continue reading "Nominations Are Open for the 20th Anniversary Distinguished Alumni Awards"

York Catholic Students Continue to Beat Provincial Averages on EQAO and OSSLT Results

According to the latest results from the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) and the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT), York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) students outpace their provincial peers in all areas of testing.

“We are very proud of our students and staff for the high level of achievement they consistently demonstrate throughout the school year,” says Domenic Scuglia, YCDSB ... Continue reading "York Catholic Students Continue to Beat Provincial Averages on EQAO and OSSLT Results"

YCDSB Secondary School Open House Schedule

This fall, the York Catholic District School Board will host a series of in-person high school open houses for parents and graduating elementary school students starting secondary school next September. All Grade 8 students and their parents who reside ... Continue reading "YCDSB Secondary School Open House Schedule"

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