DDSB Elementary Eco Summit

Posted On Wednesday October 16, 2019

The Durham District School Board (DDSB) Elementary Eco Summit is a chance for Eco School team leaders to come together and hear about exciting initiatives they can take back to their schools. Students will hear from secondary students who are also Eco School team leaders. They will discuss the eco-programs they have implemented and had success with in their schools. 

Students will also receive information and materials about climate change and the problem with plastics.

Elementary Eco Team Working to Save the Planet

Event:                DDSB Elementary Eco Summit   

Date:                 October 21, 2019                             

Time:                 9:00 am – 2:00 pm                          

Location:           Durham Forest Environmental Education Centre, Concession Road 7, Uxbridge, ON, L9P 1R4           

Audience:          Eco School team leaders and their teachers                         

Media Time: 
9:00 am – 11:00 am

Arrangements can be made in advance or on-site for interviews and/or photo opportunities.

The Durham District School Board (DDSB) is responsible for public education in the rural settings of Uxbridge, Brock and Scugog Townships and the urban settings of Ajax, Whitby, Pickering and Oshawa. The DDSB employs 6,900 teaching and educational services staff. With 133 elementary and secondary schools and learning centres, the DDSB accommodates more than 70,000 regular day students and thousands more who take advantage of a wide variety of continuing education and adult credit courses. More information can be found on the DDSB’s website at Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DurhamDSB and YouTube at DurhamDSB.