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Posted On Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Shannon O'TooleThe Durham District School Board (DDSB) is home to many diverse, skilled, talented, and creative staff across the District. This multi-part “5 Questions With…” series will highlight the success that DDSB staff have achieved in a variety of industries.
Shannon O’Toole is a Grade 6 teacher at Carruthers Creek Public School in Ajax. When she’s not in the classroom teaching, Shannon works as a freelance illustrator. Her most recent release is a book...

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Posted On Monday, May 16, 2022

Earlier today, Durham District School Board Director of Education Norah Marsh informed the Board of Trustees that she will be retiring from the DDSB at the end of this calendar year after a 32-year career public education and being with the DDSB since 2019.
Director Marsh has been an innovative change agent in public education as an executive leader for over 16 years across various roles and organizations. Her focus as Director has been on managing the impacts of the COVID-19...

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Posted On Friday, May 13, 2022

Dear Clara Hughes Community, We are excited to let you know that if you were a part of our Cookie Dough Fundraiser, the Cookie Dough will be ready for pick up on Monday May 16, 2022 from 3:00 – 4:30 pm.
Thank you for supporting us with your children.  We need to work together to make sure our children are safe at school.  Please remind your children of the following things;
We have a hands-off/feet off policy.  They should not be touching other...

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Posted On Monday, May 09, 2022

Dear Clara Hughes Community, Hope you have had some time to enjoy the beautiful weather this weekend!
Thank you for supporting us with your children.  We need to work together to make sure our children are safe at school.  Please remind your children of the following things;
We have a hands-off/feet off policy.  They should not be touching other students or their belongings
Use your WITS (ask your child about this)
If you see something,...

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Posted On Thursday, May 05, 2022

Nikki Soliman The Durham District School Board (DDSB) is home to many diverse, skilled, talented, and creative staff across the District. This multi-part “5 Questions With…” series will highlight the success that DDSB staff have achieved in a variety of industries.
Nikki (Nicole) Soliman is the Vice Principal at Scott Central Public School in Sandford. In March of this year, Nikki published her first children’s book titled Bubbly Beth , about an Anishinaabe girl...

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