Month: August 2021

School Bus Information

Bus students/families are invited to visit the  link at for pertinent bus information such as route numbers and times. Families are encouraged to check the website regularly for updates.

The following is a list of responsibilities for parents. The information will be listed on our website as a guide to ensure students safe travel to and from school.  Parents ... Continue reading "School Bus Information"


Dear Parents/Guardians of Our Lady of Fatima CES,


I would like to welcome all families to the 2021-2022 academic school year.  Notwithstanding the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, I am grateful and hopeful to be serving this community and your children as we embark on a new school year at OLF. I would like to take this opportunity to introduce ... Continue reading "Greetings"

Asthma Protection

ASTHMA PROTECTION: The York Catholic District School Board recognizes that there are some students within the school system who have a diagnosis of asthma that could be life threatening. The Board also recognizes that asthma management is a shared responsibility among students, parents, caregivers, and the school community. It is the responsibility of parent(s)/guardian(s) to advise the school immediately upon registration and/or when ... Continue reading "Asthma Protection"

Anaphylaxis Information and Forms for 2021-2022

 ANAPHYLAXIS & ALLERGIES: The YCDSB has an anaphylactic policy to help protect students affected by life threatening allergies. As outlined in the Board’s policy, parents are asked to inform the school of such allergies, and required to fill in S15 and S15a forms which are available in the office. Each form must include a passport sized photo so that the student ... Continue reading "Anaphylaxis Information and Forms for 2021-2022"

2021-2022 School Re-entry Plan for Families

The York Catholic District School Board worked closely with its partners at the Ministry of Education, York Region Public Health, and with Board staff to prepare for the return to school in September. By aligning our practices with their guidance, we are confident our schools will continue to be safe, inclusive places to learn and work throughout the 2021-2022 school year.

This page ... Continue reading "2021-2022 School Re-entry Plan for Families"

Youth who are new to Canada are invited to attend school orientation programs

Virtual programs help newcomers adapt and learn about York Catholic schools

The York Catholic District School Board, in partnership with Catholic Community Services of York Region and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is proud to offer two school orientation programs for newcomers to Canada. Newcomer students and their parents who moved to Canada in 2021 or 2020, as well as ESL/ELL  students are strongly encouraged ... Continue reading "Youth who are new to Canada are invited to attend school orientation programs"