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2021

  • Student Council Co-Chairs take over York's Instagram

    A-Day-In-The-Life. The York School taps school spirit to tell it’s story

    Under the blanket of the pandemic, Independent Schools across Ontario have all been asking the same question: How do we showcase all our school has to offer to prospective students when we can't even invite them in to fully ‘see’ our space for learning and play? How do we show them what school culture is like? What exciting and challenging academic, sports and extracurricular activities might they enjoy? How do we do this safely? These same schools have been coming up with creative and innovative ways to present themselves to future students.
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  • #ChooseToChallenge on International Women's Day

    March 8th is recognized as International Women's Day as a global celebration of women’s cultural, economic, political, and social accomplishments. IWD is a collective call for gender equality and an opportunity for reflection and advocacy. Our community came together to spotlight the invaluable contributions of women during our Tuesday and Wednesday morning assemblies.
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  • Showcase of the Grade 10 Student Projects

    Students in their final year of the IB Middle School Programme are given the assignment to explore an area of personal interest over an extended period.
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  • York student hosts Rare Disease Day to raise awareness and funds for APS research

    Student Julia B.O. is one of (approximately) 3 million people living with a rare disease. Autoimmune Polyendocrinopathy Syndrome Type 1 affects only 1 in 2 million people. Since third grade, Julia has been organizing events to raise awareness and encourage advocacy for rare diseases in her community.

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  • Wellbeing Through the Lens of Sport

    The pandemic has shown itself to be one of the most formidable opponents many have ever faced, requiring us to tap into our mental and physical reserves. Nowhere is this more evident than in the field of sport. 
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  • Drama Class gets Creative

    The Drama Class gets Creative! Inspired by the American podcast 'Everything is Alive' whereby each episode includes an interview with an inanimate object, while studying virtually at home, students went on a treasure hunt and found inanimate objects for their own 'podcast'. 
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  • Leadership in Debate

    Earlier this week, 24 debating teams from across North America gathered (virtually) to compete for the Burkett Bowl.
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  • Pinewood Derby Highlights

    Live-streamed to over 100 participants and viewers yesterday, the annual and innovative pinewood derby of promised chills, thrills and spills did not disappoint.
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About the York School

Canada's first co-educational independent IB World School
The York School is a co-educational JK to Grade 12 independent school located in the heart of Toronto. The York School was founded in 1965 and is the first school in Canada accredited to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) from junior kindergarten (JK) to university entrance. As an IB World School, The York School's motto is Experientia Docet or Experience Teaches.

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Junior School (Grades JK-5) 1639 Yonge Street Toronto, Ontario M4T 2W6

Middle School (Grades 6-8) & Senior School (Grades 9-12) 1320 Yonge Street Toronto, Ontario M4T 1X2
Tel: 416.926.1325

Mailing address: 1320 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario M4T 1X2
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