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Opportunity for Students

All TDSB schools begin the school day with the Land Acknowledgement, just before the playing of “O’Canada”. We would like to extend an opportunity to any interested students to participate in recording themselves reading one of the First Nations Acknowledgements. Each day one student’s recording will be used. The name of the student and his/her […]

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Dr. Sloane Freeman

Join the TDSB for its virtual Parents as Partners Conference!

This year’s conference takes place, virtually, over two days – Saturday, October 24th, and Sunday, October 25th. It includes two amazing keynotes, as well as a host of breakout sessions that you can choose to tailor to your own interests and needs. Some of the sessions offered include special education, mental health and well-being, anti-Black […]

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Speaker Series: Join the Conversation

TDSB families are invited by the TDSB and the PIAC (Parent Involvement Advisory Committee ) to participate in a series of engaging and informative conversations about mental well-being and diversity. Hear from leading experts and participate in question and answer sessions.    

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TDSB Community Supports and Resources

Below is a resource developed by the TDSB to support families during this time with a variety of community supports and resources including Covid-19 resources, food access, free tax clinics, housing resources, etc. We are here to help. Click here for more details on the TDSB’s community supports and resources.

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Trustee Shelley Laskin’s Updates

Trustee Shelly Laskin sends a weekly email update every Sunday to families. If you would like to stay regularly informed on what is happening at the Board, including meeting agendas, policies under review, program updates, and discussions around new initiatives to improve student success and well-being, you can sign-up for her weekly e-update here.

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Trustee Shelley Laskin’s Weekly Updates

Trustee Shelly Laskin sends a weekly email update every Sunday to families. If you would like to stay regularly informed on what is happening at the Board, including meeting agendas, policies under review, program updates, and discussions around new initiatives to improve student success and well-being, you can sign-up for her weekly e-update here.

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Secondary Program Review and Optional Attendance

The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) is undertaking a review of secondary schools to ensure all students have equitable access to programs and opportunities as close to home as possible. As part of the Secondary Program Review, the TDSB is reviewing the Optional Attendance policy (P013), which allows students to apply to schools other than their designated school by home address. […]

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TDSB PROPOSED BUDGET 2019-20

The TDSB is facing a total budget shortfall of $67.8 million. This week, staff submitted a proposed balanced 2019-20 Operating Budget to a special meeting of the Board’s Finance, Budget and Enrolment Committee (FBEC). Please note that the proposed budget reductions listed in the report are not final and are subject to change by FBEC and the […]

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Toronto Summer Music Camps

The camp offers grades 5–9 instrumental music students the opportunity to attend a residential music camp held at Mono Cliffs Outdoor Education Centre, near Orangeville. Three camp sessions are held over the course of the summer. Camp 1: Grades 6–9, from June 29 to July 7 (Experienced Band & Strings)—$700 Camp 2: Grades 5–8, from July 9 to 14 (Experienced Band & Strings)—$578 Camp 3: […]

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TDSB Rally for Education—Saturday, April 6

TDSB trustees, school administrators, and staff are planning to attend a Rally for Education this Saturday. Please consider joining students, their families, and other community members to partner together in support of all Ontario students. Everyone’s presence speaks volumes.

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