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Posted On Friday, January 08, 2021

Public Feedback Opportunity on Draft FSL Review Recommendations The Durham District School Board (DDSB) conducted a review of French as a Second Language (FSL) Programming throughout last year. A  draft report and recommendations  were presented to the Board of Trustees on January 4, 2021.
The draft report incorporated research into FSL programming, feedback received through public consultations and considered operational pressures in order to provide draft recommendations....

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Posted On Monday, December 21, 2020

Message to Families About Changes to School in January due to the Provincewide Shutdown
Earlier today, the Ministry of Education announced the closure of in-person schools to students following the winter break in accordance with the Provincewide Shutdown to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
In-person elementary students will return to in-person learning on Monday, January 11, 2021. In-person secondary students will return to in-person learning on Monday, January 25,...

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Posted On Friday, December 18, 2020

The Make a Difference team is collecting non-perishable food items for approximately 350 DDSB families. From food drives and fundraisers to holiday cards and knitting scarves, staff and students are making sure everyone has an enjoyable holiday season
It’s December in Durham Region and staff and students at the Durham District School Board (DDSB) are hard at work doing their best to make sure families have a safe, warm and happy holiday. Here are just a few of the holiday giving initiatives happening throughout the Board.
Making a Difference
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Posted On Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Are you committed to leading student achievement and well-being? As an educational leader, do you welcome the opportunity to play a pivotal role in the Durham District School Board (DDSB) to Ignite Learning for students. We invite you to learn more about joining the dynamic team of DDSB Principals and Vice Principals. Interested candidates are invited to attend:
Finding Out About Durham District School Board
Virtual Information Session  for Principals and...

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Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2020

The season of social gatherings and get-togethers is here, but this year, it will be quite different. With COVID-19 still a big part of our lives, we all have to continue doing our part to protect each other by remembering to follow all public health measures. The safest way to celebrate with family and friends outside of your household this year is to gather virtually.
Please view the attached Holiday Safety Reminders from Durham Region Health Department.

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