Category: General

2024 Lenten Mass

On March 21, 2024 the York Catholic District School Board celebrated the third annual board-wide Lenten Mass of Renewal and Reconciliation. Livestreamed to the board’s 50,000 students, the Mass featured the talented students of St Edward Catholic Elementary School and St Brother Andre Catholic High School, in Markham, who performed the music and helped with the readings.

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Kindergarten (Year 1 and 2) & New Student Registration 2024 – 2025 – Now Open

We always welcome new students who wish to register at our YCDSB Schools. Please visit and register your child online at: 

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25th Anniversary Celebration – Friday, May 10th, 2024

Attention Father Henri Nouwen CES Parent(s) Student(s) and FHN Alumni (Former students, parents and staff)

The 25th Anniversary Celebration of Father Henri JM Nouwen CES will occur in May 2024.

Our school mass, new land acknowledgement and social  to celebrate our 25th Anniversary will occur on Friday, May 10th, 2024.

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Sacrament Dates – Update

First Holy Communion:

Sunday, May 5th, 2024 – 2:30 p.m. @ St. Mary Immaculate Church


Wednesday, May 1st, 2024 – 7 p.m. @ St. Mary Immaculate Church

Open House – Thank you to our community for coming to our Open House on Thursday, September 21st, 2023