Media/News Releases

Posted On Thursday, July 09, 2020

On Wednesday July 8, 2020, the Education Finance Committee of the Durham District School Board met and recommended the approval of the 2020-2021 draft budget to the Board of Trustees. The proposed budget will now be considered at a Special Board Meeting on Wednesday July 15, 2020 at 6pm that will be held virtually and livestreamed on the DDSB’s YouTube livestream channel .
The Board has extended an opportunity for the public to provide additional input in writing...

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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.
Carrier...

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Posted On Thursday, July 02, 2020

July 2, 2020 – This has been edited to reflect a Special Board Meeting that has been called for July 8, 2020 to discuss additional matters. 
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) will hold its 2020-2021 budget deliberation meetings in the following upcoming Public sessions. All meetings will be held virtually and will be live-streamed on the DDSB’s YouTube channel .
Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – Presentation of 2020-2021 draft budget...

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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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