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Catholic schools

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Three Whitehorse schools offer Catholic education:

  • Christ the King Elementary School (Grades K – 7) in Riverdale
  • Holy Family Elementary School (Grades K – 7) in Porter Creek
  • Vanier Catholic Secondary School (Grades 8 – 12) in Riverdale

These schools offer their students:

  • Religious education programs
  • Lessons that teach Catholic values
  • School-based prayer life
  • Church-related activities

Parents must agree with the Mission Statement and Statement of Values and Beliefs of the Catholic Schools of Whitehorse.

To apply for your child to attend a Catholic school:

  • Read the admission information in the Catholic Schools of Whitehorse application package.
  • Call or visit the school you want your child to attend to confirm that there is room for your child.
  • Complete the Information Sheet included in the admission package and give it to the school.

Priority is given to applicants in this order:

  1. Catholic families
  2. Siblings of students already enrolled
  3. Non-Catholic families

Annual religious education fees are $25 per student or $45 per family.

Public Schools Branch

Yukon Education
1000 Lewes Boulevard
Box 2703
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6

Phone: 867-667-5068
Toll free (In Yukon): 1-800-661-0408, local 5068
Fax: 867-393-6339
Email: publicschools@gov.yk.ca

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