麻豆原创 Secondary School Open House Schedule

麻豆原创 Secondary School Open House Schedule

This fall, the 麻豆原创 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 in York Region, as well as Grade 6-8 students and their parents who reside in the towns of Georgina and Whitchurch-Stouffville, are encouraged to review the list of high school open houses and attend the open house for their local Catholic high school and its regular program, as well as any others with regional programs of interest.

The open houses will highlight important key aspects of each school, including administration, programs, graduation requirements, uniforms, school structure, student opportunities and more. Information about the registration process, including registration dates, deadlines and documents needed to enrol, will also be discussed at the open houses. This information is also available through the Board鈥檚 Admissions Department. Admission to York Catholic high schools is open to all students residing in York Region, in accordance with the rules governing open access and a student鈥檚 right to attend.

York Catholic high schools are highly sought after for their academic programs focusing on well-being, equity and inclusion. 麻豆原创 has in the province, and admission is competitive. Our high schools are well-known for their innovative programming, caring staff who help guide students, leadership opportunities, engaging student life and our Board鈥檚 consistency as one of the top-performing school boards in Ontario.

Parents and students wondering which York Catholic high school serves their local community can enter their residential address into the Board鈥檚 School Locator at:.听 Following is a list of all high school open houses.

York Catholic High School Open Houses

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  • A description of regional programs can be found below the following chart.听
  • All schools have a Specialty High Skills Major (SHSM) program (St. Katharine Drexel鈥檚 SHSM program will commence with its first grade 11 class in 2025-26)
School Date / Regional Programs

210 Bloomington Road West, Aurora, ON, L4G 0P9

Wednesday, November 1, 2023 at 6:30 p.m.

Regular Program / IB

250 Ansley Grove Road, Woodbridge, ON, L4L 3W4

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 6:45 p.m.
Regular Program / AP / FI

5300 鈥 14th Avenue, Markham, ON, L3S 3K8

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at 6:30 p.m.

Regular Program / IB / ESL

7501 Martin Grove Road, Woodbridge, ON, L4L 1A5

Thursday, November 30, 2023 at 6:30 p.m.

Regular Program / IB / HPA

185 Glenwoods Avenue, Keswick, ON, L4P 2W6

Open House is for Grade 6 鈥 8 students

Thursday, November 23, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

Regular Program / AP / FI

10475 Bayview Avenue, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 3P2

Thursday, November 23, 2023 at 6:30 p.m.

Regular Program / AP/ FI / ESL

908 Lemar Road, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 6R2

Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.

Regular Program / AP / iRAP / ESL

2188 Rodick Road, Markham, ON, L6C 1S3

Wednesday, November 22, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.

Regular Program / STREAM

6160 鈥 16th Avenue East, Markham, ON, L3P 3K8

Thursday, November 23, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

Regular Program / FI / AP

525 New Westminster Drive, Thornhill, ON, L4J 7X3

Thursday, November 9, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

Regular Program / RAP / ESL

2 Davos Road, Woodbridge, ON, L4H 2Y1

Thursday, November 9, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

Regular Program

1 St. Joan of Arc Avenue, Maple, ON, L6A 1W9

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

Regular Program / AP / ESL

听听Session held at:
听 St. Brendan CES,听 751 Hoover Park Drive, Stouffville, Ont., L4A 0Z6

Thursday, November 30, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.
Regular Program / FI

278 Wellington Street East, Aurora, Ont., L4G 1J5

Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.

Regular Program / AP / FI / HPA

8101 Leslie Street, Thornhill, ON, L3T 7P4

School enrolment is capped. See school website for details.

Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 6:30 p.m.

Regular Program / ESL

Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at 6:30听p.m.

IB

230 Shaftsbury Avenue, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 0E8

School enrolment is capped. See school website for details.

Wednesday, November 22, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

Regular Program / AP听

York Catholic offers seven regional programs and ten as follows:

  • Advanced Placement (AP) / Program for Academic and Creative Extension (PACE)Programs with an extended and enriched curriculum that allow students to earn credits or advanced standing at most universities.
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) and English Literacy Development (ELD)English as a Second Language and English Literacy Development programs assist English language learners from diverse linguistic and educational backgrounds in attaining English language proficiency.
  • French Immersion (FI)Students who completed the Elementary French Immersion program or equivalent, can continue with the immersion program to earn a French Immersion certificate upon graduation.
  • High Performer Athlete (HPA)An academic-based program for student-athletes participating in competitive-level athletics. Students benefit from a flexible timetable to help balance their academic and athletic commitments and earn high school credits for the work they put into their training.
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) A rigorous and intellectually challenging pre-university course of study that allows students to earn an IB Diploma upon graduation, recognized in Canada and abroad.
  • Regional Arts (RAP)/ Integrated Regional Arts Program (iRAP)Students specialize in drama, dance, visual arts, digital media arts, instrumental music or vocal music, while obtaining their high school diploma. In the Integrated Regional Arts Program (iRAP), students experience their learning through an integrated model where the curriculum is explored in relation to the interconnectedness of the individual, the community and the world.
  • STREAM Program 鈥 This academic program uses an interdisciplinary approach to inquiry and problem-based learning. Real-world challenges and design-thinking processes foster critical thinking, creativity, collaboration and communication skills, guided by the traditional principles of Catholic social teachings.
  • Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)Students can obtain a diploma with a specialist in either: Arts and Culture; Aviation and Aerospace; Business; Construction; Health and Wellness; Hospitality and Tourism; Information and Communications Technology; Justice, Community Safety and Emergency Services; Manufacturing; or the Non-Profit. All 麻豆原创 schools have a SHSM program (St. Katharine Drexel鈥檚 SHSM program will commence with its first grade 11 class in 2025-26).

麻豆原创 Grade 8 students registering for Grade 9

A school selection form was distributed to parents/guardians on Nov. 1, 2023, with a submission deadline of Dec. 13, 2023