The TDSB is proud to recognize important days of significance throughout the school year including a number of heritage and history months. TDSB Committees, made up of community members, Trustees, and staff are in place for many of these to plan activities that celebrate the month and our diverse TDSB community.
May Heritage Month:
- Asian Heritage Month
- Jewish Heritage Month
- National Speech and Hearing Month
- Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
Days of Significance:
- Sunday, May 14: Mother’s Day – Old Farmer’s Almanac
- Monday, May 15: International Day of Families – United Nations
- Tuesday, May 16 Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Ji – Sikhism
- Wednesday, May 17: International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia – (IDAHOTB)
- Thursday, May 18: Ascension of Jesus Christ – Christianity (Western)
- Friday, May 19: Malcolm X Day – Government of the United States
If students, staff, or families wish to share additional resources, personal narratives, or upcoming events, please don’t hesitate to email Faith and Adeeba at AllenbyDEI.