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DDSB Seeking Superintendent of Education/Family of Schools

July 18, 2017
​The Durham District School Board (DDSB) invites applications from qualified candidates for the above position, which will begin as soon as possible following appointment by the Board of Trustees. The Superintendent of Education/Family of Schools (plus an additional portfolio) leads and supports administrative staff within schools in the areas of student achievement,...

2017-2018 School Year Calendar

July 10, 2017
Durham District School Board's (DDSB) upcoming 2017-2018 school year calendar for elementary and secondary schools has been approved by the Ministry of Education.  The 2017-2018 school year will begin for schools on the following dates:  Regular Schools                                  - Tuesday, September 5, 2017 Modified Elementary Schools           - Tuesday, August 8,...

Online Registration for New Students

July 10, 2017
​New families and families moving back to Durham will now be able to register online to attend school with the launching of Durham District School Board's (DDSB) new online registration process. The new online tool has been created to enable families new to the DDSB to enter the school system seamlessly...

Requesting An Ontario Student Transcript

June 28, 2017
The Ontario Student Transcript (OST) is the official record of a student’s academic achievement at the Secondary School level in the Province of Ontario. Transcripts are required for post-secondary institutions and may be required for many other reasons.
During the months of July and August, some Guidance Departments of the secondary schools may not...

Groundbreaking Ceremony to Start Construction of the New Oshawa and New Ajax Elementary Schools

June 23, 2017
Ground will officially be broken for the New Unnamed North Oshawa PS and New Unnamed Ajax PS on Friday, June 30, 2017 , with media invited to attend. Please see attached for more information.