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J.G. Workman PS Recognizes a Hero Among Them

J.G. Workman PS Recognizes a Hero Among Them

At a recent school character award assembly, school staff along with Police Unit Commander of 41 Division, John Tanouye, presented grade 3 student Gelila with an award for saving her mother’s life during a serious medical emergency. Over ...
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
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Students to get new bike racks as TDSB and Toronto Hydro Team Up for Green

Toronto Hydro-Electric System Limited ("Toronto Hydro") and the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) joined together today to launch Team Up for Green at James S. Bell Junior Middle Sports and Wellness Academy. The program is designed to help ...
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
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Years of Action Plan Supports Strong Performance

The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) continues to see strong performance in the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) and the Grade 9 EQAO Mathematics Test according to results released today by the Education Quality and ...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
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Statement from TDSB Director of Education on Passing of North Albion CI Student

My thoughts are with the family and friends of the student who was killed today at North Albion Collegiate Institute. This is a sombre day for the entire TDSB community, especially the students and staff at North Albion, as we mourn the tragic ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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TDSB Launches Fit for Life Program 2014-2015

Elementary teachers from across the Toronto District School Board gathered recently to launch the TDSB Fit for Life Program 2014-2015. The Program recognizes the physical, social, and emotional benefits of making healthy choices. Staff ...
Monday, September 22, 2014
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TDSB Sets Ambitious Goals for Student Achievement

EQAO Results Show Gains Achieved in Reading and Writing

The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has seen significant gains in Grades 3 and 6 according to the results released today by the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO).   Over the past five years (2009-10 to 2013-14), the ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Claude Watson is one of Canada's Greenest Schools

Claude Watson is one of Canada's Greenest Schools

The Canada Green Building Council and the Canadian Coalition for Green Schools are very happy to announce that the Claude Watson School for the Arts was chosen as the first runner up as Canada’s Greenest School for 2014 and they were also ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Northern SS Students Work to

Northern SS Students Work to "Help a Friend in Need"

On September 10, Northern Secondary School’s WellNSS: Mental Health Matters leadership group was invited to participate in Facebook Canada’s media launch of the Kids’ Help Phone “Help a Friend in Need” guide. This ...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

TDSB Marks Caring and Safe Schools Weeks

Each year, the second and third weeks in September are Caring and Safe Schools Weeks at the Toronto District School Board. During this time, schools highlight initiatives that promote a positive school climate and celebrate the outstanding ...
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
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John Polanyi CI Students Compete on International Stage

John Polanyi CI Students Compete on International Stage

The students of John Polanyi CI received a valuable lesson in international business this past August. As the winners of the Students for the Advancement of Global Achievement (SAGE) National competition within the Social Enterprise Business ...
Thursday, September 04, 2014
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