NOVEMBER 2 / 2018

Student-Centred Interviews - Student Dismissal

Please note that for the student-centred interviews on November 7th and 15th, students will finish classes at 11:40.  Students wishing to stay and work may study in the Learning Commons area on the first floor.


While The York School Fall Midterm Break takes place from November 9 - 12, we will be paying our respects and honouring those who have served – and continue to serve – Canada during times of war and conflict. At our Assembly next week, together, we will observe a moment of silence to honour their courage, valour and sacrifice.


As the Fall Athletics season comes to a close the Winter Athletics Season begins! Practices for Winter sports begin Monday November 5th. Please take a look at the practice schedule for your reference here. If you have any questions please direct them to Emily Beazley at


Take Our Kids to Work Day

Wednesday November 14th - All grade 9 students.

Take Our Kids to Work Day, is an annual career exploration event,  taking place on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018. Students in Grade 9 will spend the day in the workplace of a parent, relative, friend or volunteer host, where they can experience and learn about the world of work.

This event also gives parents the opportunity to discuss career prospects with their children, and allows businesses to share knowledge, experience and advice around education, career choices and relevant skills required in today’s workplace.  

Parents of grade 9 students must be sure to submit the online Take Our Kids to Work Day form to give their consent for their child to participate in this event. This form is available on YorkNet and should be completed by November 7th.

Please note that there will be no grade 9 classes or programming in session on November 14th at The York School. It is our goal that our students will join the other 250, 000 young people across the country and take full advantage of this unique opportunity.

Senior School Parent Connect

The York School Parents’ Association (YPA) is thrilled to announce a special Senior School Parents Connect event to take place on Thursday the 29th of November at the Art Gallery of Ontario. This event will commence at the award-winning AGO Bistro where we will have the chance to connect while enjoying a delicious three-course prix- fixe luncheon.

Date: Thursday, November 29

Time: Lunch - 1:00 p.m.  & Tour Anthropocene from 2:30-3:30

Location: Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas St. W (meet at AGO Bistro)

Cost: Inclusive of a three-course lunch, applicable gratuities and guided Anthropocene Art Tour is $60 for AGO members or $80 for non-members.

Click here to read more & RSVP


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

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