DCDSB News - February 2024

Posted On Friday February 02, 2024

The February 2024 DCDSB News is now available! This issue of the newsletter offers families an overview of current news, upcoming events, and information on what’s happening across the DCDSB.


This newsletter includes:


  • Black History Month


  • Living in Faith: 
    • Learning from Page to Palette for Archbishop Denis O’Connor Catholic High School World Religions Classes
    • Lent 


  • Indigenous Education in Action: 
    • Indigenous Education Highlights


  • DCDSB Updates:
    • New Addition at St. Anne Catholic School Opens to Accommodate Growing Student Population
    • 10th Annual Durham Catholic Children’s Foundation Gala
    • DRPS – Youth in Policing Student Summer Positions
    • Reminder: Academy for Students Athlete Development (ASAD) Information Sessions for the 2024-2025 School Year
    • Award Season at the Durham Catholic District School Board!
    • Durham Catholic District School Board Recognized by Forbes as One of Canada’s Best Employers in 2024
    • Secondary School Course Selection for 2024-2025 School Year Opening February 1, 2024
    • Durham Catholic District School Board is Open for Rentals During March Break


  • Stand Up to Bullying Week:
    • Stand Up to Bullying Week and Pink Shirt Day 2024 – Advertising Contest


  • Mental Health and Well-Being:
    • Be You, Be Well: A Black Mental Health Day Event


  • School Spotlight:
    • St. Marguerite d’Youville Catholic School


  • DCDSB Students:
    • St. Mary Catholic Secondary Students Place 1st and 3rd in Business Competition
    • Grade 11 and 12 SHSM Students Earn Industry Recognized Welding Certification
    • Regional Arts and Media Program Presents “The Wizard of Oz”
    • Exploring Environment and Impact at St. John Bosco Catholic School


  • Continuing Education: 
    • Child Care Assistant Training Program Completion Ceremony


  • Looking Ahead