News Archive

Bulletin - Continued Learning

Please click here to read the latest bulletin regarding continued learning for our students. To view the bulletin in...

Continuance of Learning

March 30, 2020   Dear Parents and Guardians,   As shared in the letter from Minister Simpson, ECE will be re...

Playground Closures

CITY PLAYGROUNDS AND EQUIPMENT ARE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE  The health, safety and wellbeing of the public and o...

Letter from the Minister

Please click here to read a letter from the Minister regarding school closure and how it affects our JK-12 students.

School Closure

Please click here to read about the Education Minister and Education Leaders recommendation that NWT schools remain cl...

Questions?

YCS Families, while we understand that you have many questions right now, please standby for more information coming soo...

Update

Dear YCS Families, Education Minister Simpson has a scheduled meeting with Education Leaders this evening to discuss...

COVID Update

Dear Yellowknife Catholic Schools families: During this time of incredible uncertainty, we want you to know that over...

Building Closures

Please be advised that all Yellowknife Catholic Schools buildings will be closed to staff, students and the public as of...

Diocesan Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Please click here to see the Diocesan Response to COVID-19.

Update on COVID-19 Pandemic Response

Please click on link for COVID Update from YCS & YK#1.

COVID Update

In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we are following all recommendations of the NT Chief Public Health Officer. As such...

Message from Superintendent

We are aware that there has been a media release regarding the closure of schools until after the Easter break. The Mini...

COVID-19 Update from GNWT

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COVID-19 Update From HSS

Here is an update from Health and Social Services.  Travellers and International Visitors Need to Self-Isolate

COVID-19 Joint Communication

Yellowknife Education District #1, Yellowknife Catholic Schools, and Commission scolaire francophone des Territoires du...

CYCC Information Session

A CYCC information session will be held at ESJS this evening at 7:00.

Early French Immersion at Weledeh

If you are interested in a downtown early French Immersion option for Kindergarten and Grade One please contact Weledeh...

School Support Declaration

The City of Yellowknife has mailed out School Support Declaration Forms to all ratepayers.  As a ratepayer you can choo...

Child and Youth Care Counselor Information Session

Child Youth Care Counselors are being introduced to all Yellowknife schools in the 2020-2021 school year.   YCS, YK1, a...

Kindergarten/Grade 1 French Immersion Information Evening

Weledeh is hosting a Kindergarten/Grade 1 French Immersion Information Session on January 30 at 5:30.  Please call 873-...

JK & Kindergarten Open Houses

Weledeh Catholic School is hosting a Junior Kindergarten Open House on February 26 from 5:30 - 6:30.  Pizza will be pro...

Now Hiring Substitutes

YCS is now hiring substitute teachers and classroom assistants.  Please visit the employment section of our website for...

Expressions of Interest

There is currently a vacancy on the Board of Trustees for Yellowknife Catholic Schools.  The current term for this posi...

Now Hiring Substitutes

We are now hiring substitute teachers, classroom assistants and administrative assistants for the 2019/2020 school year....

Education Forum

Yellowknife Catholic Schools, YK#1 and CSFNTO invite all stakeholders to attend an all-candidates educational forum o...

Welcome to a New School Year

We look forward to seeing all new and returning students on Thursday, August 29.  For registration information, please...

New Assistant Superintendent

We'd like to take this opportunity to welcome Pat Sullivan as the new Assistant Superintendent of Learning for YCS.  P...

Dustin Pidborochynski Memorial Fund

Dustin passed away tragically on July 6, 2019, only weeks after being hired as a Welding Instructor at École St. Patri...

Superintendent Announcement

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that they have awarded the contract for the position of Superintendent to...

Education Hall of Fame

Congratulations go out to Claudia Parker, who has 33 years of service with YCS.  Claudia was inducted into the NWT Edu...

Classroom Assistants

YCS is currently accepting applications for Classroom Assistants beginning the 2019/2020 school year.  Please visit the...

Budget Meeting

A budget meeting will be held on Monday, May 13 at 7:00 at Central Services.  The public is invited to attend.

Territorial Skills Competition

Skills Canada NWT is hosting the 21st annual Territorial Skills Competition on Friday, May 3 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. T...

Office Manager

YCS is now accepting resumes for the position of Office Manager at our Central Services Building.  For more information...

YCS Not Striking

As you may have heard in the news, the Union of Northern Workers (UNW) served strike notice on behalf of public servic...

WCS Junior Kindergarten Camp

If your child is four years of age or turning four before December 31, 2019, Weledeh Catholic School would love to have...

New Opportunity at Weledeh

Is your child entering Junior Kindergarten next year?  Would you like to provide your child the opportunity to learn a...

Trustee Term of Office

Notice of Motion Re:  Board of Trustee Term of Office   As you are aware, the city was successful in changing...

Weledeh Junior Kindergarten Open House

Weledeh Catholic School will be hosting a Junior Kindergarten Open House on February 12 beginning at 5:30.  On-site chi...

Now Accepting Registrations

Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten registrations are now being accepted at Weledeh Catholic School (English). Ecole...

Public Health Newsletter

Please click below to read: Health Tips

Recycling by Grade 1 Video

Watch our video! Recycling at Weledeh

Cops Corner

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Candidates Forum

TRUSTEE ELECTION FORUM - YELLOWKNIFE CATHOLIC SCHOOLS Are you eligible to vote for Yellowknife School Board Trustees?...

YWCA After School Care

As you are aware, due to the recent fire at the YWCA Rockhill building the decision was made by the YWCA leadership to c...

School Orientation Workshop for Newcomer Parents

There will be a presentation on Communication with schools & parent/teacher meetings and interviews on Monday, November...

Cops Corner

Please read the attached newsletter from our community liaison Heather Consenzo! Cops Corner Parlons Police

Thank you to NWT Federation of Labour

Thank you for the donation of hamburgers, hotdogs and buns to our lunch program.  Weledeh feeds over 50 children a day...