Positive School Climates and Code of Conduct

Durham District School Board (DDSB) is committed to maintaining a positive school environment. This happens when all members of the school community feel safe, comfortable and accepted. Positive School Climates initiatives work to create positive school environments through:

Code of Conduct

Positive School Climates initiatives promote the behaviours outlined in the DDSB's:

Our Positive School Climates department

Meet the Positive School Climates department:

  • Gary Crossdale, Superintendent of Positive School Climates/Engagement
  • Mike Menheere, Education Officer of Positive School Climates & Principal of Return Ticket
  • Dan Hogan, Violence Prevention and Substance Abuse Coordinator
  • Holly Richard, Program Facilitator of Positive School Climates
  • Lori Clint, Administrative Assistant of Positive School Climates
  • Mary Lou Finlay, Administrative Secretary of Positive School Climates
  • Sandra Provenzano, Administrative Secretary of Positive School Climates and Return Ticket