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Posted On Thursday, July 09, 2020

Definitely Durham is the Durham District School Board’s (DDSB) Hall of Fame, celebrating and showcasing the successes of former DDSB students and public education in our community.
The Durham District School Board has provided quality public education to thousands of students in our community. In order to showcase and celebrate the successes of public education, the DDSB has established a Hall of Fame, known as, Definitely Durham . Notable former students have an...

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Posted On Monday, July 06, 2020

Want to make a difference in your community? Interested in driving a school bus?
Local school bus operators are seeking qualified applicants to ensure delivery of students throughout Durham Region to school safely and on-time each and every day. The work involves approximately two hours in the morning and two hours in the afternoon. Free training, including licensing, is provided.
There are several school bus operators located throughout the region seeking driver candidates.
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Posted On Monday, June 29, 2020

Photo-1-food donation infographic DDSB and Student Nutrition Ontario Central East donate approximately 3,400 food items to Durham families, and Sinclair SS collects 2,978 lbs of food for Feed the Need
“As the Province of Ontario continues to take precautionary measures to keep us all safe, many of our Durham District School Board (DDSB) students and families were feeling the effects of school closures,” explains Stacey Lepine-Fisher, Senior Manager of Early Years, Poverty Strategy and...

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Posted On Thursday, June 25, 2020

(updated Monday, June 29, 2020)
As we plan for the re-opening of schools this fall, the Durham District School Board (DDSB) is soliciting feedback to help inform our approach. While much of the structure of learning and school operations will be directed by the Ministry of Education and public health officials, we have created two surveys to seek the feedback of students and parents/guardians on the re-opening of schools.
 The DDSB would like to thank all survey participants...

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Posted On Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Photo 1-Olivia-Brooklyn-Sydney Google sites and chats helps the Kindergarten Team at Coronation Public School and their students succeed with innovative and fun lessons
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) started Distance Learning on April 6th, as a result of schools being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Educators and students have had to adjust quickly to teaching and learning at home. While it has not been easy, many have found innovative and unique ways to make learning and engagement at...

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