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Posted On Monday, May 27, 2024

St Mary Outdoor Ed Shovels hit the soil at St. Mary Catholic Secondary School on May 15, as students in Grades 9-12 participated in a final build day for their outdoor learning space. This outdoor classroom has been years in the making, and the St. Mary community is extremely close to completing the project. The outdoor classroom was made possible through a grant from the City of Pickering, the Learning Innovation Fund for Teachers (LIFT), and Durham Catholic District School Board Facilities Services. ...
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Posted On Monday, May 27, 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Caregivers:
We are pleased to be sharing our third and final Black Excellence newsletter for the 2023-2024 school year, with information, resources, and events that may be of interest to Black students and families at the Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB).
Register Now for CABS Multi-Sport Summer Camp DCDSB's Coach/Advocates for Black Students (CABS), together with Archbishop Anthony Meagher Catholic Continuing Educaton...

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Posted On Monday, May 27, 2024

Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB) is pleased to announce that it has reached a tentative settlement for a renewed collective agreement with the school board Chaplains represented by the Association of Professional Student Services Personnel (APSSP). APSSP represents the board's professional student services staff, which includes chaplaincy staff, in their employment.
The details of the Memorandum of Settlement remain confidential and are subject to...

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Posted On Friday, May 24, 2024

Fred Fox On Thursday, May 23, All Saints Catholic Secondary School welcomed Fred Fox, brother of Terry Fox. Students, staff and community members celebrated the school’s long-standing commitment to the Terry Fox Foundation with an assembly and inspirational presentation by Fred Fox and the All Saints Student Council. At the assembly, All Saints was announced as the highest fundraiser for the Terry Fox School Run, Canada-wide, raising $83,131 in 2023 and a grand total of $633,612...
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Posted On Tuesday, May 21, 2024

The Ontario Government is investing $31.0 million to provide additional pupil spaces in Oshawa. This funding will provide a new Catholic elementary school in north Oshawa and will expand St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Elementary School in Oshawa. This investment in Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB) announced by Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, Todd McCarthy, Minister of Public and Business Service Delivery and MPP for Durham, Lorne Coe, Parliamentary Assistant...
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