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DDSB Students Continue to Achieve Above Provincial Results on EQAO Tests

Student achievement and success remains a guiding focus for educators and staff at the Durham District School Board (DDSB). The latest results released by the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) show that DDSB students are achieving above the provincial outcomes in all nine areas of assessment. There was a slight...

Guidelines for Municipal/School Trustee Elections 2018

With Municipal/School Trustee elections coming on October 22, 2018, the following information should be made available to teachers, parents, ratepayers and School Community Councils. Our schools have been used as a community location for balanced and orderly debate on various political issues outside instructional time. While there is an obvious entitlement...

Teachers are Learning Wilderness First Aid Skills

As a part of Safety Week (September 17-21) DDSB is providing schools with an opportunity to enhance our collective commitment to providing safe and secure learning and working environments. Instruction in Wilderness First Aid will be delivered to secondary school teachers. This training opportunity will provide additional medical emergency response skills...

Back To School Safety Tips for Parents and Students

The week of September 17-21 marks the 14th annual Safety Week at all DDSB schools. During this time, we will be reviewing general safety tips in an age-appropriate manner with students in all schools. As a general reminder to assist parents/guardians, we have compiled a list of safety guidelines to review...

Parent Involvement Committee Opportunities

Durham District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is calling for applications for volunteer Parent Representatives from each of the following areas: Oshawa, Pickering, Brock/Uxbridge/Scugog.  Expressions of interest for the role of Community Representative will also be accepted.  Successful applicants will commit to a two-year term.

The PIC strives to...