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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.

National Day of Remembrance and Action On Violence Against Women - December 6

“December 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada. Established in 1991 by the Parliament of Canada, this day marks the anniversary of the murders in 1989 of 14 young women at l'École ...
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
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Robin Pilkey Acclaimed TDSB Chair

During this evening’s annual Organizational Board meeting, Robin Pilkey was acclaimed Chair of the Toronto District School Board. Trustee Jennifer Arp was elected to the position of Vice Chair. First elected as Trustee for Ward 7 ...
Monday, December 04, 2017
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Trustees Vote to End School Resource Officer Program at TDSB

Trustees have voted to end the School Resource Officer (SRO) Program at the Toronto District School Board. The decision, made during their regular meeting this evening, followed consultations with thousands of students, staff, parents and ...
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
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New Funding Strategy Needed for School Repairs as TDSB’s Backlog Hits $3.7 Billion

The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has released its annual school-by-school Facility Condition Index (FCI) rating of its school buildings. The information also includes the Renewal Needs Backlog (RNB) for each of the Board’s 584 ...
Friday, November 10, 2017
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Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Appreciation Day 2017

This year in Ontario, Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day will take place on October 25, 2017. Celebrated annually, this day recognizes the valuable contributions of Early Childhood Educators and the contributions they ...
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
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Marijuana Stores Should Not Be Located Near Schools Says Board

Trustees with the Toronto District School Board are calling on the City of Toronto and Province of Ontario to ensure marijuana dispensaries are not located near schools. During their regular meeting this week, Trustees asked the Chair to write ...
Friday, October 20, 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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TDSB Releases EQAO and OSSLT Results

Today, the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) released achievement results for the Toronto District School Board (TDSB). Grade 3 Reading, Writing and Mathematics Results In 2016-17, the percentage of Grade 3 students who ...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
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Ground-Breaking Ceremony for Toronto's New Canoe Landing Facility Symbolizes New Partnership

Mayor John Tory and several other City of Toronto and school board officials were on hand this morning to celebrate the start of construction of the Canoe Landing multi-use facility formerly known as Block 31. Participating officials included ...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
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School Resource Officer Update

The TDSB Board of Trustees has voted to approve a plan to review the School Resource Officer (SRO) program beginning this September. The SRO program sees officers from the Toronto Police Service (TPS) assigned to 45 of the TDSB's 584 schools. To ...
Thursday, August 31, 2017
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