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Posted On Tuesday, January 19, 2021

The Durham Catholic District School Board has partnered with Build a Dream to offer students in Grades 7-12 the opportunity to attend a free online event to learn about exciting careers. While this event is directed to females, all Grade 7-12 students may attend.
Event will feature:
Dream Maker Panel - Inspirational speakers;
Employer Spotlight;
Pathways Panel;
Games & Prizes
Online Video Resources and more.
Date: February 9, 2021
Time:...

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Posted On Thursday, January 07, 2021

Dear Parents and Guardians,
Late this afternoon the government announced that elementary students in Southern Ontario will continue to engage in teacher-led online learning from January 11 to 22, 2021. The new anticipated date for return to in-class learning for both elementary and secondary students is Monday, January 25, 2021.  Click here to view the announcement . This decision has been made as a result of a sharp increase in the number of positive Covid-19 cases being...

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Posted On Thursday, January 07, 2021

As a parent, you might notice changes in your child’s or teen’s behaviour or emotions and wonder if these changes are just normal ups and downs, if they’re associated with the pandemic or related to an emerging mental health concern. Identifying problems early, and providing caring support goes a long way towards  prevention and/or worsening of difficulties. When parents discuss their concerns with their children, it opens up the lines of communication...
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Posted On Tuesday, January 05, 2021

  The French as a Second Language (FSL) Advisory Committee is a group comprised of Durham Catholic District School Board administrators, educators and system leaders. The FSL Advisory Committee meets to discuss French language programs and determine best practices to effectively support these programs in our schools.
The FSL Advisory Committee is looking for Durham Catholic secondary students in Grades 9-12 that are currently studying French to take part...

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Posted On Tuesday, January 05, 2021

Please find attached a letter to families from the Minister of Education.

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