Senior School - June 1 / 2018

Athletics

At our Spring Student Recognition Assembly held this past Monday, we honoured our outstanding student athletes.  Congratulations to the following Senior School students:

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Our 2018 Spirit Award winner is David Friedland, and the 2018 Barbara Goodwin-Zeibots Award for Team of the Year goes to our Varsity Girls Basketball team. Our 2018 Coach of the Year winner is Mr. Graham Bonar. And, our own Mr. DeMarinis was presented with the OFSAA Colin Hood School Sport Award. Congratulations to all our winners!

2018/2019 Laptop Information

Yearly Laptop Software Refresh - Grade 8 - 11 Students

Returning students (Grade 8-9-10-11)  who are not purchasing a new laptop must bring their laptop to the IT department to be updated and refreshed with the latest software, drivers and patches.  We are now ready to refresh laptops for next year so students are encouraged to bring their laptops to IT as soon as possible. It takes only a few hours to refresh a laptop so we encourage all students to do this while they are in school (we can provide loaner laptops) so they don’t have to come in over the summer. This can be done at any time from now until the start of the next academic year. Students are responsible for backing up all their data to Google Drive using Google Cloud Sync.

Summer Hours:
Computers can be dropped off during the following times:

  • Mon - Thurs: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Fridays: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    ** IT is located on at the 1320 Yonge campus on the 3rd floor

Grade 8 - 11 students ordering a NEW LAPTOP

Students wishing to upgrade their laptop for next year now have the following options:

  • Purchase a Lenovo through our partner reseller (your laptop will be shipped directly to the York School IT department for set-up)
  • Purchase a MacBook through the Apple Store or any certified Apple vendor and bring it into the school by July 16th for set-up.
  • Bring in your own MacBook from home that meets minimum specs by July 16th for set-up (Age: 3 years old or less -  RAM: Min 8 GB, 16 GB recommended Storage: Min 250 GB. SSD Recommended.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are purchasing a new laptop, the old one must also be brought to IT to have our software removed.

Textbook Return Day for Middle School and Senior School

When: Thursday, June 14th, 2018
Where: The York Cafe
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Canadian School Book Exchange representatives will be setting up an intake station at The York Cafe. Students will have an opportunity to drop off textbooks at school.

YPA-Sponsored Fun Lunch - Thursday, June 14

The YPA is hosting a fun, summer BBQ lunch for students to celebrate the end of the school year.  Lots of summer treats, including a visit from the ice cream truck!

Senior School Students are invited to come by the cafeteria at 11:30 am before their exam return to see friends, relax, and enjoy some food and fun.

Encourage your kids to sign up via the emailed google form they have received!


Important Dates

Please make sure to check The York School’s full school calendar regularly for updates, locations and times.


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