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Welcome to the news source of the Toronto District School Board (TDSB), Canada's largest public school board.

This section includes all media releases and web stories on events at our Board.

TDSB Recognizes Feed Tomorrow Week

One out of three children in Toronto lives in poverty and over 195,000 students rely on breakfast, snacks, or lunch served at 820 school-based nutrition programs to make it through the school day. This week is Feed Tomorrow Week – the ...
Monday, October 16, 2017
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TDSB Celebrates Local Government Week

Read a message from TDSB Chair Robin Pilkey about Local Government Week and the important role of Trustees in public education From October 15-20, the Toronto District School Board, along with our partners at the Ontario Public School ...
Monday, October 16, 2017
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Body Confidence Awareness Week is October 9-13

The TDSB is recognizing its first annual Body Confidence Awareness Week in the second week of October.   Speaking openly with students about body image and confidence is important to help build self-esteem. The Board’s student ...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
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New Harbord CI Bike Infrastructure Project Promotes Sustainable Transportation

New Harbord CI Bike Infrastructure Project Promotes Sustainable Transportation

Initiative Launched on International Walk/Roll to School Day

Students and staff at Harbord Collegiate Institute celebrated International Walk/Bike to School Day on Wednesday, October 4 with the grand opening of a bike infrastructure project funded by Live Green Toronto. This project was a collaborative ...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

October is Women's History Month

October is Women's History Month in celebration of the "Person's Case." In October of 1929, the British Judicial Committee of the Privy Council overturned the earlier Canadian Supreme Court Decision and declared women ...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
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World Teachers' Day

On October 5, the TDSB joins over 100 countries around the world in celebrating World Teachers' Day. It is a day where we recognize and show appreciation for the teaching profession and thank teachers for providing quality education to ...
Thursday, October 05, 2017
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Get ready to Walk, Wheel or Roll to School

Tomorrow, October 4th, schools across the TDSB will hold events to mark International Walk to School Day. Using an active mode of transportation such as walking, is good for the environment and your health!   TDSB Chair Robin Pilkey ...
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
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Message About Events in Las Vegas, Nevada

It is with shock and sadness that we have learned of the senseless act of violence in Las Vegas, Nevada. The heartfelt thoughts of the Toronto District School Board are with the victims and all those impacted by this horrible act.   As it ...
Monday, October 02, 2017
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October is Somali Heritage Month at the TDSB

Somali Heritage Month (SHM) is recognized at the TDSB in October. At the Regular Board meeting in June 2016, the TDSB Board of Trustees resolved that the month of October in each year, be declared as Somali Heritage Month. The TDSB affirms ...
Monday, October 02, 2017
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Join us to celebrate Islamic Heritage Month

October is Islamic Heritage Month (IHM) at the TDSB, and the academic theme for IHM this year is: “Reflect. Celebrate. Learn.” There are many exciting events planned throughout the month, at a variety of locations across ...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
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