News Archive

Christmas Blessings

During this Advent Season, Yellowknife Catholic Schools’ students and staff have been preparing for the birth of our S...

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...

Ed. Tech. Student Summit

Click here to see what our students are doing with the Ed. Tech. Team Student Summit.  

Merril Dean inducted into Education Hall of Fame

Congratulations go out to Merril Dean on her induction into the NWT Education Hall of Fame. Merril has worked for YCS...

Another Alumni Does Great Things !

Former Student, Andrew Morland, of the 2011 graduating class, was awarded the Cecile E. MacTaggart Travel Award for Narr...

Weledeh - Regional Finalist

Weledeh Catholic School is excited to be named as one of the 150 regional-finalist schools for the Samsung Solve for Tom...

Gold for ESPHS Bands at YK Music Festival

ESPHS Concert and Jazz Bands both received a gold at the recent Yellowknife Music Festival. The adjudicator was very imp...

2017-2018 Calendar

The 2017-2018 school calendar has been approved.   Click here to view the approved 2017-2018 school calender

St. Pat's Students Give Back

Former ESPHS welding students Antonio Lewis, Torin Dowe, Dustin Pidborochinski and Warren McLean were given $350 eac...

Late French Immersion Meeting

Yellowknife Catholic Schools will be holding a Late Immersion Program information evening for parents on Tuesday, Februa...

Innovation 150

The Power of Ideas Tour will travel to approximately 60 communities across Canada throughout 2017 stopping in every prov...

Donation to SADD

St. Pat's SADD students receive a $300 donation after doing a presentation at Rotary's lunchtime meeting about their pro...

Register Now!

YCS is accepting registrations for Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten.   École St. Joseph School is taking regist...

Ed Tech Bootcamps

To learn more about upcming Ed Tech Bootcamps to become a certified trainer please visit: Level 1: bit.ly/Yell...

New Board Chair/Vice Chair

YCS Board Chair and Vice Chair elections were last evening.   Congratulations go out to Miles Welsh, YCS' new Board...

Charitable Donations

For a $2 weekly donation YCS employees can dress casually on Fridays.  Last year a total of $14,724 was collected.  Th...

Ministerial Award - Cathy James-Cutler

Congratulations go out to Cathy James-Cutler, an École St. Joseph School teacher, who won the 2016 Ministerial Literacy...

Three Year Vision

Please click here to learn more about YCS' Vision for Student Centered Learning.  

Twitter

To continue to help support parent communication, Yellowknife Catholic Schools will share news, highlights and district...

Trustee Vacancy - A Call to Service

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

Employment Opportunity

YCS is currently accepting applications for a part-time office assistant at our Central Services location.  This term p...

Bus Pass Information

To find out more about purchasing bus passes, click here.