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Posted On Wednesday, March 03, 2021

New Associate Director will continue focus on student success, well-being and equity initiatives
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Markovski to the position of Associate Director of Equitable Education.
Jim is an experienced educator that has been with the DDSB for over 20 years, starting his career as an elementary teacher. He was appointed Acting Associate Director of Academic Services in 2020 and has played an...

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Posted On Thursday, February 25, 2021

Polar Plunge event Bolton C. Falby Public School’s breakfast program gets a boost from the Rotary Club’s Virtual Polar Plunge
Ajax’s Rotary Club, the Ontario Power Generation (OPG) Charitable Committee and the Durham District School Board have partnered up again this year for the Rotary Polar Plunge, taking place from February 27 to March 6. It’s a fun event that encourages participants to fundraise or donate and take a leap for charity with proceeds going to Bolton...

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Posted On Tuesday, February 23, 2021

This message is to inform you of important changes that he Government of Ontario has made to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in the community. Everyone is required to follow these important directions from Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health.
Changes to the Mandatory COVID-19 Self-Screening
Changes have been made to the mandatory COVID-19 self-screening that must take place every morning before leaving for school. Effective immediately, every student...

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Posted On Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Do a self-assessment first.
Parents/guardians must check their child(ren) for symptoms of COVID-19 every morning using the Government of Ontario’s easy to use COVID-19 school screening tool at:   covid-19.ontario.ca/school-screening .
Read more on the  Changes to the Mandatory COVID-19 Self-Screening on our website.

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Posted On Thursday, February 11, 2021

Earlier today, the Minister of Education announced that the March break scheduled for the week of March 15th, 2021 has been postponed and will now take place during the week of April 12th, 2021. The decision was made on the advice of Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health and more information on this decision can be found in this Ministry of Education press release . Please click the links below to view the updates for elementary, secondary and modified calendar elementary...
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