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Posted On Friday, June 11, 2021

Durham District School Board’s (DDSB) upcoming 2021-2022 school year calendars for elementary and secondary schools have been approved by the Ministry of Education.
The 2021-2022 school year will begin for students on the following dates:
Regular Calendar Schools (Elementary and Secondary) - Thursday, September 9, 2021
Modified Elementary Schools - Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Modified Secondary Schools - Monday, August 30, 2021
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Posted On Thursday, June 10, 2021

Youth Vaccination ClinicsThe Region of Durham Health is offering several Mobile Covid-19 Vaccine Youth Clinics in the month of June, for first doses only.
Lakeview Park dates, June 10 and 11 from 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm ; drive-up and walk-up.
55 Lakeview Park Ave. 
Also June 10 and 11 , Sunderland Memorial Arena & Fairgrounds 9:00 am - 6:30 pm.
20 Park St., Sunderland
Other locations and dates in June:
Diane Hamre Recreation Complex,  June 17 and 18 from...

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Posted On Tuesday, June 08, 2021

The terrorist attack on a Muslim family that occurred in London, Ontario on Sunday, June 6, 2021 is a horrific example of the ongoing events that continue to impact the lives of community members who continue to experience marginalization and stigmatization. The Durham District School Board extends its heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and everyone impacted by this hate-based Islamophobic attack. 
This is a stark reminder of the importance of the DDSB’s...

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Posted On Tuesday, June 08, 2021

Youth 12 years of age and older, and their unimmunized family members are encouraged to book their first vaccination appointment to receive the Pfizer vaccine.
The following youth mobile clinics will be open this month . No appointments are required.
Lakeview Park, Oshawa  (drive-up and walk-up) June 10 and 11, 2021 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sunderland Memorial Arena and Fairgrounds, Sunderland June 10 and 11, 2021 9:00 am to 6:30 pm
Diane Hamre...

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Posted On Tuesday, June 08, 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians,
Schools have been planning their virtual graduation ceremonies for many months. Given the recent relaxation of some safety protocols, schools have the option to supplement those virtual graduations with an outdoor in-person acknowledgement. This may take the form of graduating students participating in a “drive/walk through” ceremony with scheduled time slots for each graduate and strict health and safety protocols in place based on direction...

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