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Upcoming YRDSB Town Hall Meetings

April 3, 201
Dear Families,
Trustees are currently revising the strategic plan that sets the direction for the Board. This plan guides decision-making and priorities in York Region District School Board, and trustees want to ensure it reflects the voices in our community.

There will be several opportunities for families and community members to share their input and be a part of this planning process. Your voice can help guide the work of the Board in advancing student achievement and well-being.

Town Halls

On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I invite you to attend any of the town halls taking place across the Region and share your thoughts.

A light meal and child care will be provided at the meetings. Please register at



Monday, April 16, 2018
7:00-9:00 p.m.

Keswick High School
100 Biscayne Blvd., Keswick

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
6:00-8:00 p.m.

Markville Secondary School
1000 Carlton Rd., Markham

Sunday, April 22, 2018
1:00-3:00 p.m.

Sir William Mulock Secondary School
705 Columbus Way, Newmarket

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
6:30-8:30 p.m.

Maple High School
50 Springside Rd., Maple

Saturday, April 28, 2018
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Bayview Secondary School
10077 Bayview Ave., Richmond Hill


If you are unable to attend one of the town halls, a survey will also be available at between April 4-April 30.

Contact your local trustee

In addition, you are welcome to contact your local trustees to share your views at anytime.

We sincerely hope that you will take this opportunity to share your thoughts and help identify how we can all best support our students moving forward. Working together, we will continue to inspire learning and support all of our students in reaching their full potential.


Corrie McBain Chair


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