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Posted On Thursday, November 26, 2020

Cancellation of School Buses to Elementary Schools Due to Winter Weather
With colder temperatures approaching, we are sharing information on how the DDSB approaches the cancellation of buses due to winter weather in order to ensure everyone remains safe. 
In the event that transportation services are cancelled due to inclement weather , elementary schools will remain open. This is the same approach as in previous years and we will be taking extra health and...

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Posted On Wednesday, November 25, 2020

School Based Vaccine Immunization Clinics for grade 7 and 8 students are now available in the community!
Visit www.durham.ca/immunizationclinics , to book an appointment for your child.
You will have the option to book an appointment based on a time and location most convenient for you and your family. Site locations and addresses will be noted on the booking site.
After making an appointment, you will receive a confirmation email.
48 hours before your appointment,...

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Posted On Thursday, November 19, 2020
Posted On Thursday, November 05, 2020

2020_11_02-ElevateandExpand The Durham Black Educators’ Network launched a pilot tutoring program to support students who self-identify as Black
Students and staff had to get used to a new way of engaging and learning at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Durham Black Educators’ Network (DBEN) noticed that this was not an easy transition for some students.
DBEN was offered funding from Durham District School Board’s (DDSB) Student Success team to develop a pilot virtual...

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Posted On Monday, November 02, 2020

DDSB Appoints Norah Marsh as Director of Education
The Board of Trustees have appointed Norah Marsh as the next Director of Education for the Durham District School Board.
Ms. Marsh is an innovative change agent with thirteen years...

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