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Posted On Monday, October 18, 2021

Do a self-assessment first.
Parents/guardians must check their child(ren) for symptoms of COVID-19 every morning using the Government of Ontario’s easy to use COVID-19 school screening tool at:  https://covid-19.ontario.ca/school-screening/context
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Posted On Friday, October 15, 2021

WALK AND ROLL TO C.E. BROUGHTON WEEK OCTOBER 25-29
Durham Region Health Department and C.E. Broughton is encouraging our school community to try using active transportation, such as cycling, walking or rolling to get to school during Walk and Roll to School Week.  Active school travel helps school-aged children achieve the recommended 60-minutes per day of moderate to vigorous physical activity. 
Ballots will be handed out by SCC members each morning at various...

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Posted On Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Increasing Positive Outcomes Through Cannabis Education Educator training modules on substance use are in development to support staff and students
The Durham District School Board (DDSB) recently partnered with Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB), Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board (KPRDSB) and the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) to create an educator’s guide aimed at de-stigmatizing and expanding education about cannabis use.
“By creating an informed staff group who use...

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Posted On Friday, October 08, 2021

The Durham Black Educators’ Network (DBEN), in partnership with the Durham District School Board (DDSB) and the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) Durham, are excited to offer an enrichment program to support Black students in grades 1 - 8, aimed at fostering cultural connections within their community.   The program is focused on Afrocentric programming, the arts, outdoor education, community, and leadership building, with special guests sharing......
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Posted On Thursday, September 30, 2021

The Ministry of Education has advised that as requested by the Chief Medical Officer of Health, local public health units (PHUs) will soon begin assessing COVID-19 immunization information for eligible students (i.e., individuals born in 2009 or earlier) to support case, contact, and outbreak management in schools.
These immunization records are being disclosed to local PHUs under Section 39(2)(a) of the Personal Health Information and Privacy Act (PHIPA) as a disclosure that...

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