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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, January 04, 2021

The final transfer of elementary students to/from DDSB@Home will be taking place at the start of Term 2 on February 2, 2021. In order to be part of this final transfer, you must inform the DDSB of your intention to switch to or from DDSB@Home no later than January 7, 2021.
How to Request a Transfer:
You can request to be added to the waitlist by logging into the  parent portal , clicking the DDSB@Home Waitlist button in the navigation menu and following the...

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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
The Make 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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