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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.

FH Miller PS student shortlisted for international comic book contest

FH Miller PS student shortlisted for international comic book contest

An 11 year old student at FH Miller PS was shortlisted for an international comic book competition. Debis B created his own comic on an iPad using the app Book Creator, first storyboarding his idea, then collecting props and costumes and working ...
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Davisville students meet Murdoch Mysteries cast

Davisville students meet Murdoch Mysteries cast

Student-written/directed/produced "episode" also presented

A group of Davisville PS students, all fans of the CBC television program Murdoch Mysteries, had the thrill of their young lives when they were invited to tour the set and meet the cast and crew of the hit period drama. The students also shared ...
Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Northview Writes Book Launch

A grade 10 French class at Northview Heights SS recently celebrated the publication of their own dual-language story books with award-winning Canadian authors Sheree Fitch and Alma Fullerton, along with visiting local elementary school ...
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Student Essay, “No One’s Girl,” Wins National Writing Award

Student Essay, “No One’s Girl,” Wins National Writing Award

A Vaughan Road Academy student has been named winner of the inaugural Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Student Nonfiction Writing Contest.  Grade 12 student Ashley Ash won $2,500 for finishing first and her school will receive an ...
Friday, June 13, 2014
Oakridge PS Opens Literacy Centre

Oakridge PS Opens Literacy Centre

Not often do you have the opportunity to see both a school Trustee and Superintendent have  a tricycle race!  Parents, staff and students who attended the Grand Opening of the new Parenting and Family Literacy Centre were treated to a ...
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Summit Heights PS publishes inspiring book

Summit Heights PS publishes inspiring book

In June 2012, Summit Heights PS teacher Logan Anderson and Principal Thelma Sambrook worked together to write and produce a storybook called The Ramp Man. The book was inspired by a live presentation Luke (Logan’s brother) gave to the ...
Monday, October 01, 2012
Middle School students participate in African Diaspora Conference

Middle School students participate in African Diaspora Conference

On October 28, 10 Middle Schools participated in the African Diaspora Middle School Conference. The theme of this year's conference was “Mapping Me: I am who I say I am”. Students engaged in the “Who Are You?” activity ...
Friday, December 02, 2011

TDSB Welcomes New Writers-In-Residence for the 2011-12 School Year!

The TDSB is thrilled to announce that six of Canada’s most well-known authors will serve as the TDSB Writers-in-Residence Team for the 2011-12 school year! In addition to our two returning authors Lawrence Hill and Eric Walters, we wish ...
Thursday, June 09, 2011
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