News Archive

Superintendent Announcement

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that they have awarded the contract for the position of Superintendent to...

Education Hall of Fame

Congratulations go out to Claudia Parker, who has 33 years of service with YCS.  Claudia was inducted into the NWT Edu...

Classroom Assistants

YCS is currently accepting applications for Classroom Assistants beginning the 2019/2020 school year.  Please visit the...

ESPHS Alumni Dance

ESPHS is holding their Annual Alumni Dance on June 8 at the Royal Canadian Legion.  Tickets are $10 each and available...

Excellence in Catholic Teaching

Congratulations go out to Jenn Hamann - this year's recipient of the YCS Excellence in Catholic Teaching Award.

Budget Meeting

A budget meeting will be held on Monday, May 13 at 7:00 at Central Services.  The public is invited to attend.

Territorial Skills Competition

Skills Canada NWT is hosting the 21st annual Territorial Skills Competition on Friday, May 3 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. T...

Young Innovators Camp

Yellowknife Catholic Schools has been given the opportunity to host a Young Innovators Camp this summer. This uniqu...

Science Teaching Award

Congratulations go out to Trent Hamm who was selected by NAPEG to receive a Science Teaching Award.  The award recogniz...

Office Manager

YCS is now accepting resumes for the position of Office Manager at our Central Services Building.  For more information...

YCS Not Striking

As you may have heard in the news, the Union of Northern Workers (UNW) served strike notice on behalf of public servic...

WCS Junior Kindergarten Camp

If your child is four years of age or turning four before December 31, 2019, Weledeh Catholic School would love to have...

New Opportunity at Weledeh

Is your child entering Junior Kindergarten next year?  Would you like to provide your child the opportunity to learn a...

Trustee Term of Office

Notice of Motion Re:  Board of Trustee Term of Office   As you are aware, the city was successful in changing...

ESJS JK Open House

Ecole St. Joseph School will be hosting a Junior Kindergarten Open House on February 13 beginning at 6:30.  On-site chi...

Weledeh Junior Kindergarten Open House

Weledeh Catholic School will be hosting a Junior Kindergarten Open House on February 12 beginning at 5:30.  On-site chi...

Now Accepting Registrations

Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten registrations are now being accepted at Weledeh Catholic School (English). Ecole...

Library Technician

YCS is seeking a half-time Library Technician for Ecole St. Patrick High School.  Please visit the employment section o...

School Support Declaration

The City of Yellowknife mailed Notices of Assessment on January 4.  If you would like to change your school support dec...

We've moved

The majority of our Central Services staff have moved back to our original building at 5124 - 49 Street.  We can be con...

Minister's Awards

Congratulations go out to the recipients of the Minister’s Awards. Math 30-1 recipients were Logan Debogorski, Lance D...

Employment Opportunities

YCS is currently accepting applications for a Grade 4 teacher at WCS and an Administrative Assistant at WCS.  Please re...

ESPHS Presents Legally Blonde - The Musical

ESPHS Presents Legally Blonde Jr. at NACC - December 13, 14, 15 at 7:00.  Saturday matinee at 1:00. Tickets at nacc....

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...