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Posted On Monday, October 18, 2021

Rotary Club of Oshawa-Parkwood to Present $27,000 Cheque  for Waverly PS Playground  
Event:              Waverly PS Cheque Presentation & COVID Safe Play Day
Date:                Friday, October 22, 2021            
Time:               ...

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Posted On Monday, October 18, 2021

Do a self-assessment first.
Parents/guardians must check their child(ren) for symptoms of COVID-19 every morning using the Government of Ontario’s easy to use COVID-19 school screening tool at:  https://covid-19.ontario.ca/school-screening/context
Read more on  Staying Safe and Healthy  on our website.

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Posted On Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Increasing Positive Outcomes Through Cannabis Education Educator training modules on substance use are in development to support staff and students
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) recently partnered with Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB), Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board (KPRDSB) and the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) to create an educator’s guide aimed at de-stigmatizing and expanding education about cannabis use.
“By creating an informed staff group who use...

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Posted On Friday, October 08, 2021

The Durham Black Educators’ Network (DBEN), in partnership with the Durham District School Board (DDSB) and the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) Durham, are excited to offer an enrichment program to support Black students in grades 1 - 8, aimed at fostering cultural connections within their community.   The program is focused on Afrocentric programming, the arts, outdoor education, community, and leadership building, with special guests sharing......
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Posted On Thursday, October 07, 2021

The Government of Ontario is seeking feedback and ideas on ways to strengthen accountability for school board trustees. Parents/guardians, students, trustees, DDSB staff, community/advocacy group members, Indigenous partner organizations and members of the public are encouraged to complete this survey to have their voices heard.
The survey should take around 30 minutes to complete and participants can submit their feedback until November 1, 2021 .
Strengthening Accountability...

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