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Posted On Sunday, April 05, 2020

COVID-19: DDSB Updates, Learning Resources, Community Connections and FAQ's - click on title link   As of March 31st, the Ministry of Education announced that all publicly funded schools in Ontario, including the Durham District School Board will remain closed until May 4, 2020, in order to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

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Posted On Friday, April 03, 2020

PPE infographic (Phone) Over 158,000 PPE items donated
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) has made a donation to help support Lakeridge Health’s efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Searching high and low across our 133 schools and learning centres, DDSB Facilities Services staff collected over 14,000 N95 masks, 141,000 pairs of gloves, 150 face shields, nearly 1,700 sets of goggles and other much-needed pieces of personal protective equipment (PPE) items.
“We appreciate...

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Posted On Wednesday, April 01, 2020

As of March 31st, the Ministry of Education announced that all publicly funded schools in Ontario, including the Durham District School Board will remain closed until May 4, 2020, in order to help stop the spread of COVID-19. For more information, please vist the Durham District School Board website -  https://www.ddsb.ca/en/family-and-community-support/covid-19-ddsb-updates-learning-resources-and-community-connections.aspx

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Posted On Wednesday, April 01, 2020

As of March 31st, the Ministry of Education announced that all publicly funded schools in Ontario, including Durham Continuing Education will remain closed until May 4, 2020, in order to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
For more information, please visit the Durham District School Board website -  https://www.ddsb.ca/en/family-and-community-support/covid-19-ddsb-updates-learning-resources-and-community-connections.aspx

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Posted On Wednesday, April 01, 2020

WPS-Student-1 Williamsburg PS staff are working to meet the needs of the school community via virtual initiatives
In order to further prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Province of Ontario announced that schools will not reopen until May at the earliest.
Over the last few weeks, the Durham District School Board (DDSB) has been working towards launching a Distance Learning plan on April 6 th with teacher-led classroom instruction to students.
In the meantime, some DDSB schools...

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