News Archive

YCS Donations

Representatives from the Diocese of Mackenzie, Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Salvation Army and the Association for Co...

Laying of Wreaths

Representatives from Central Services, Board of Trustees and schools participated in the laying of wreaths at the Rememb...

Commissioning of Trusteees

The new Board of Trustees were commissioned by Father Marek on Saturday.

Seeking a Cosmetology Instructor

YCS is seeking a Cosmetology Instructor.  Please refer to the employment section of our website for further details.

Thank You

Yellowknife Catholic Schools would sincerely like to thank Amy Kennedy and John Dalton for their dedication and years of...

Cannabis Information

To view the Cannabis Information Sheet for students click here. To view the Cannabis Information Sheet for parents cl...

Election Results

Click here to see the unofficial results of the YCS Trustee election.

Candidates' Forum

All Candidates Forum On October 10th, YCS held an all-candidates forum for the upcoming Board of Trustees election. ...

Canadian Education Savings Grant

Planning for a child’s post-secondary education, whether it is in an apprenticeship program, CEGEP, trade school, coll...

Polling Stations

Polling Stations for the Trustee Election are the same as the City of Yellowknife Election.   Great Slave resid...

Candidates Forum

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

Congratulations!

Congratulations to Simone Gessler who has been accepted into the Google for Education Certified Innovator program.  The...

Advance Polls

Today and tomorrow are the last two days of advance voting for those who are unable to vote on the 15th.

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...

Literacy Week

Claudia Parker, Simone Gessler, Revi Lau-a, Miles Welsh, Julie Green and Mark Heyck read to Weledeh Students during Lite...

Annual General Meeting

The YCS Annual General Meeting will be held at 7:00 on September 19.  The public is invited to attend.

Call for Nominations

Calling for Nomination of Candidates for the Election of School Board Trustees Notice is given to the voters of Yel...

Seeking an Administrative Assistant

Weledeh Catholic School is looking for an Administrative Assistant.  Please visit the Employment Section of our website...

Bus Passes

First Transit (Cardinal) has started selling bus passes for the 2018-2019 school year.  Please call 873-4693 for more i...

Parent Information Sessions

ECE will be hosting two evening sessions for the public on Wednesday, August 22nd and Thursday, August 23rd from 7:00...

Now Hiring - Substitutes

We are now hiring substitute teachers, classroom assistants and administrative assistants for the 2018/2019 school year....

Now Hiring - Classroom Assistants

YCS is now accepting applications for Classroom Assistants.  Please visit the employment section of our website for inf...

Thank you!

Weledeh's Grade 7 Late French Immersion students want to thank the following for their donations to the Late Immersion Q...

Employment Opportunity

YCS is accepting applications for a Math/Social Studies/English teacher. Term Position from August 27 - November 16. For...

2018 CAP Award Winner

The Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) is pleased to announce that the 2018 CAP Award for Excellence in Teaching...

Core French/Math Teacher

Yellowknife Catholic Schools   1.0 Core French/Math Teacher (Grades 1 - 7) Weledeh Catholic School beginnin...

Gerard Landry inducted into NWT Education Hall of Fame

Gerard Landry, who has 40 years of service with YCS, was inducted into the NWT Education Hall of Fame in a special cerem...

Administrative Assistant - ESPHS

We are currently accepting applications for a full-time Administrative Assistant at Ecole St. Patrick High. Please visit...

Employment Opportunity

We are looking for a summer student to work from June 4 to August 17.  Hours of work will be from 8:30 to 4:00, Monday...

Change of Date

Please note that our June Board Meeting has been changed from June 20 to June 18.

Assistant Principal

YCS is now accepting applications for the position of Assistant Principal of Weledeh Catholic School.  Please click her...

Budget Meeting

A budget meeting will be held at 7:00, Monday May 14.  The public is invited to attend.  Meeting will be held at 5114...

Junior Kindergarten at YCS

Will your child be four by the end of December 2018?  If the answer is yes it means that they qualify to enrol in our e...

Math Teaching Position

We are now accepting applications for a Math Teacher (term position).  Click here for more information.

Kindergarten Teacher - French Immersion

We are now accepting applications for a full time French Immersion Kindergarten Teacher.  Click here for more details....

We've Moved

As of Tuesday, April 3 Central Services will be located at 5114 - 49 Street (CJCD Building). Our phones and internet a...

Temporary Location

Due to a fire at Central Services on March 15, Central Services staff will be temporarily working out of École St. Patr...

2018-2019 YCS Calendar

The approved 2018-2019 YCS calendar can be found here.

Celebrating Traditional Culture

Check out our latest post ~ Celebrating Traditional Culture   http://www.innobration.ca/2018/02/celebrating-tradi...

Find out more about Makerspace

Find out more about Weledeh's MakerSpace   http://www.innobration.ca/  

JK/K Parent Information Evenings

YCS will be hosting junior kindergarten and kindergarten information sessions as follows: École St. Joseph - Febru...

Innobration

Check out our newest post about learning at ESPHS. http://www.innobration.ca/

SWIS Program

The Yellowknife Settlement in Schools program can help you and your family.  The SWIS program is a free school-based ou...

Judy Whitford - Indspire Award Winner

Congratulations goes out to Judy Whitford, Yellowknife Catholic School's Indigenous Language and Culture Coordinator, wh...

Teacher Appreciation Day

Today is National Teacher Appreciation Day and the day to honour the incredible teaching staff that we are so blessed to...

Classroom Assistant - Junior Kindergarten

We are currently accepting resumes for a Junior Kindergarten Classroom Assistant.  Please visit the employment section...

Now Hiring Substitutes

We are currently hiring substitutes.   While not required, preference will be given to those with a B.Ed. degree....

5 Ways Learning is Different Today

One of the things we know that parents struggle with is the idea that learning looks different today. The problem is, w...

Employment Opportunities at YCS

YCS is currently seeking applications for: K-7 French Immersion Teachers - École St. Joseph School Administrati...

Junior Kindergarten Busing

Please click here to read the letter distributed to parents of all three Yellowknife school boards regarding junior kind...