School Year Calendar

All the important dates for this school year


Mental Health

Learn more about caring for yourself and others


Report It!
Take Action

Where students can get help when bullied and harassed


YCDSB Multi-Year
Strategic Plan

The Board’s guiding document until 2028



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 Lottery Results for 2023-24 School Year

Please click on the links below to view the video of the JK Lottery or the SK-Grade 8 Lottery.

SK-GR8 – https://youtu.be/7-94_B9q6lw

JK – https://youtu.be/KsH2aXL0KeI

Please click on the attached pdf to view the lottery results. This list will be updated periodically as students leave the school and new students added to the waitlist (revised ... Continue reading "Pope Francis Lottery Results for 2023-24 School Year"


Our Catholic School Council is hosting our Fun Fair on June 15th from 5pm – 8pm at our school!

Enjoy a community celebration filled with great food, activities that include bouncy castles, facepainting, food trucks, Reptilia, great music, raffles, and much more.

See the attached flyer for more information.

Don’t forget to buy your bouncy castle wristband ... Continue reading "PFSCES FUN FAIR June 15th"


April  is Autism Awareness Month and Autism Awareness Day is  Sunday, April 2nd, 2023.  PFS invites all staff and students and community members to wear BLUE and Yellow on Wednesday, April 12th in recognition of Autism Awareness Day.


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Board News

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"

YCDSB’s New Multi-Year Strategic Plan

The York Catholic District School Board’s new Multi-Year Strategic Plan (MYSP) was created with the support of our community. It will guide our Board from 2023-2028 by defining our Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Commitments. This strategic plan sets priorities that will ensure the YCDSB remains one of the top-performing school boards in Ontario.

To learn more about the YCDSB’s new ... Continue reading "YCDSB’s New Multi-Year Strategic Plan"

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