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Posted On Wednesday, December 08, 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians, 
The Health Department hosted a virtual Town Hall on Thursday, December 2 for parents and guardians of children ages 5 – 11 to receive information about the pediatric COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine and have their questions answered. The informative session was a great opportunity for over 500 participants to hear from a panel of local medical and health care professionals. The recorded virtual Town Hall session is now available for those who were...

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Posted On Monday, December 06, 2021

Letter from the Chief Medical Officer of Health
The Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health has distributed a  letter to Parents and Guardians of Children aged 5 to 11  in the Province of Ontario.
For further materials and information about vaccination for children and youth please visit  COVID-19 vaccines for children and youth | COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Ontario  or Durham.ca/COVIDvaccines.
 
Updates from the Ontario Government...

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Posted On Monday, December 06, 2021

Computer Science Week will be celebrated the week of December 6 - 12, 2021. This is a global week-long event! 
Elementary students will be engaged in activities and learning throughout this week. Students will have the opportunity to be producers with technology, rather than just consumers. Students will also be presented with real-life ways to use code, including ways to mitigate climate change and to reduce home energy usage.
During this week, students,...

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Posted On Friday, December 03, 2021

DCDSB News: December 2021  A monthly newsletter to keep parents and guardians informed of DCDSB news, events, and highlights.
Message from the Chair of the Board and Director of Education
As we enter the season of Advent, we allow time for silence, prayer and anticipation of the birth of our Saviour. 
During these unprecedented times, we realize how special it is to participate in Advent activities in our schools and parishes....

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Posted On Tuesday, November 30, 2021

November 30, 2021
Dear Parents and Guardians, 
The Durham Region Health Department is hosting a virtual Town Hall this Thursday, December 2. This is an opportunity for parents and guardians of children ages 5 – 11 to get information about the pediatric COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine and have their questions answered by a panel of local medical and health care professionals. Participants will be able to obtain first-hand information about local children’s COVID-19...

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