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Back to School!

Getting ready for school in September can be both an exciting and nerve-racking time. Whether you’re a new student or a returning one, we have many resources to help make your transition this year a great one and as smooth as ...
Friday, August 29, 2014
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Newtonbrook Students Helping to Change the Face of Engineering

Newtonbrook Students Helping to Change the Face of Engineering

Negar Balaghi, a grade 12 student, and Bea Almonares, a student in grade 10 completed a 10-week program designed to address the shortage of women entering careers in engineering. These two students are just two of 36 amazing young women from ...
Friday, August 15, 2014
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Sprout Ideas Camp Connects Ideas, Industry, and Innovation

Sprout Ideas Camp Connects Ideas, Industry, and Innovation

In July, the TDSB and TakingITGlobal partnered to launch Sprout Ideas camp, bringing together nearly 50 students from Grades 4-8 across the city to build their technology, design thinking, and social innovation skills. With support from OCAD ...
Thursday, August 14, 2014

Briony Glassco Appointed Ward 10 Trustee

This afternoon, Trustees with the Toronto District School Board appointed Briony Glassco as the new Trustee for Ward 10 (Trinity-Spadina). Ms. Glassco was the successful candidate following an open application process that was launched after the ...
Monday, August 11, 2014
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Agincourt CI Men's Chorus Wins National Kiwanis Award!

Agincourt CI Men's Chorus Wins National Kiwanis Award!

This was a journey made by a group of talented and committed students and their teacher, Mr. James Pinhorn. The Agincourt CI Men’s Chorus journey began by first winning the Ed Bolsby Award for Best High School Ensemble in the Toronto ...
Monday, August 11, 2014
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Remembering Abshir Hassan

Earlier this week, the TDSB family learned of the tragic death of Abshir Hassan, one of our teachers who was killed following a senseless act of violence.    Abshir was an integral part of the Lawrence Heights community and worked ...
Friday, July 11, 2014
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Somewhere over the rainbow

Somewhere over the rainbow

Somewhere over the rainbow, north of College St, east of Ossington is Central Commerce CI, renamed Central Toronto Academy for September. This is magical land where staff and students welcomed Horizons Alternative School and members of the ...
Friday, June 27, 2014
Elmlea Learning Garden Blooms

Elmlea Learning Garden Blooms

Summer is in full bloom at Elmlea Junior School where students are planting flowering plants in a Monarch Butterfly garden bed, and tomatoes and herbs in tire planters as they unveil their Elmlea Learning Garden.  The ground work for this ...
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Superheroes in the Driftwood Community

Superheroes in the Driftwood Community

Following an intensive ten-week preparation, students from Driftwood PS proudly unveiled their play, “Superheroes in the Driftwood Community” to an appreciative audience. Showcasing student activism and leadership experiences, the ...
Thursday, June 26, 2014

Special Guests Attend Giants of Africa Celebration at Nelson Mandela Park PS

Students at Nelson Mandela Park PS knew they were going to be taking part in an assembly with Toronto Raptors President & GM Masai Ujiri on June 19, but what they didn’t know is that he’d be bringing along some of his famous ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
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