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Paralympian and Vincent Massey PS alum speaks to students

November 06, 2018
Former Vincent Massey Public School student Andrew Genge has some advice to share about overcoming obstacles. Fourteen years after suffering a stroke that left him paralyzed on the right side and unable to walk or talk, the snowboard athlete competed at the 2018 Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Genge will share his...

DDSB Announces New Superintendents of Education – Andrea McAuley and Heather Mundy

October 29, 2018
Educators Andrea McAuley and Heather Mundy have been appointed to the team of Superintendents of Education at the Durham District School Board (DDSB). Ms. McAuley will be appointed to the interim position of Superintendent of Education/Inclusive Education and Ms. Mundy to the interim position of Superintendent of Education/Family of Schools.  "The...

Condolences on the Tragic Event in Pittsburgh

October 29, 2018
Traumatic events, such as recently seen in Pittsburgh, can be deeply upsetting for families and students. Media involvement can surround individuals with upsetting details and images of the event, potentially triggering distressing emotions. It is important to keep in mind that these events are rare. Schools are safe places for children...


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