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Posted On Monday, May 25, 2020

Tyler West from Brock High School is awarded the largest Canadian STEM scholarship
Durham District School Board (DDSB) is proud to announce that our Student Trustee Tyler West has been awarded the Schulich Leader Scholarship, as he enters the Mechatronics Engineering Program at the University of Waterloo, this fall. West currently attends Brock High School in Cannington and he is the first student from the school to receive this honour.
“It felt...

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Posted On Saturday, May 16, 2020

COVID-19: DDSB Updates, Community Connections and FAQ's As of April 26th, the Ministry of Education announced that all publicly funded schools in Ontario, including the Durham District School Board will remain closed until May 31, 2020, in order to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

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Posted On Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Photo 1_Danielle cutting patterns-sm An inspiring DDSB student is volunteering to help make frontline workers more comfortable and safe
A Durham District School Board (DDSB) student has decided to give back and help her community by supporting frontline workers during the pandemic, in a small but mighty way.
“I want to get involved with my community and I feel like this is the best way to do it. Even in rough times, you need to be able to help your community out, no matter who they are. We can get...

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Posted On Tuesday, May 05, 2020

virtual-unis DDSB and Ontario school boards are collaborating to support students
As we navigate through a time of uncertainty in education due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting school closures, educators across the province are working to ensure students are still able to reach their full potential.
Here are just a couple of examples of how the Durham District School Board (DDSB), Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) and the Toronto District School Board (TDSB)...

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Posted On Thursday, April 30, 2020

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UPDATE April 30, 2020: The DDSB has contributed another 10 3D printers to support this community effort and the valuable contributions being made by our frontline health care workers.   
Originally Released: April 20, 2020
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DDSB Provides 3D Printers to Help Frontline Healthcare Workers
DDSB teacher and Sinclair Secondary School alumnus are producing face shields for frontline healthcare workers
Supporting...

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