Mental Health Education Workshop for Parents and Caregivers

Central Toronto Youth Services is putting on a two-part mental health workshop for parents and caregivers.

Workshop 1: Wednesday, June 14; from 7-9PM

  • understand factors that influence mental wellness and mental unwellness
  • understand how to help your youth navigate the mental health system

Workshop 2: Wednesday, June 21; from 7-9PM

  • learn skills for building healthy relationships with your youth
  • learn skills for communicating across challenging emotional experiences

See the flyer for more details:

Parent-Caregiver Workshops @ CTYS

Local Summer School

Danforth Collegiate and Technical Institute is proud to announce that we will again be running a local summer school program run by DCTI staff for the direct benefit of DCTI students.

This year’s program will include:

  • A non-credit literacy and numeracy program for grade 8 students entering grade 9 in September 2017.
  • A credit recovery program for students who have been unsuccessful in a grade 9 or 10 compulsory course.
  • A dual credit program for students 16 years of age and older offered in conjunction with George Brown College that will allow students to get a taste of college life. Students will earn a GWL3O credit along with an Introduction to Psychology course taught by a GBC Instructor.

You can review the application and program details here: http://www.danforthcti.com/local-summer-school/

Coed Volleyball Quarterfinal Champions!

A big shout out to the coed team for beating a very solid Harbord squad in 5 sets. Thanks to the awesome fan support, you definitely made a huge difference!  The team now plays Lawrence Park in the semi finals.

Rethink the Box 2017

On Thursday May 11th a team of Grade 10 students from Ms Tevlin’s and Mr Weight’s Engineering Design classes participated in the first annual Rethink the Box Challenge where they had to enhance a human ability. The team wowed the judges with not only their design, but also their teamwork and communication skills. Well done Danforth. We are looking forward to defending our title at the competition next year.

Exam Schedule 2016-2017

All students, please review and mark your exams in your agendas, calendars, or personal devices.

If you have multiple exams on the same day, or at the same time please see Mr. Bylykbashi.

Revised Exam Schedule 2017 DCTI

Updated May 8, 2017 – please see highlighted changes to the posted schedule – ICS4U and SPH4U exams have been changed to reduce conflicts.

Welcome to the new website!

We’ve made a few changes to the website to help keep you better informed. In addition to some cosmetic and content upgrades, the new website allows you to subscribe to receive updates in your email each day.

Keep returning to the site, as we continue to update pages and improve the look and performance of the site.

If you notice anything on the site that requires attention, please email bryan.wires@tdsb.on.ca.

Announcements for Friday, April 21, 2017

Graduation Portrait Retakes!! If you missed your grad photos or just would like a retake of your current grad photo, you can go to North Toronto Christian School on Saturday, April 22nd and have this done. You can book your photo session by calling Edge Customer Care at 1-888-416-3343. Please note that this appointment does not guarantee that photo will be in the yearbook or on the graduation composite photo. If you have any questions, see J.P. in the Main Office.
Please join us as we celebrate XhibitArt17! Danforth’s 10th anniversary Senior Student Visual Art Show at the Todmorden Mills Papermill Gallery. Along with the gallery display our opening reception will showcase music from our talented Music students, and the event will be catered by our award-winning Hospitality department. We hope you can join us at the opening reception on Wednesday, April 19th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome!
Interested in Merch? Interested in Grad Sweater? Well then remember to fill out the forms and hand them in at lunch to the students in prom committee. You have until next Friday to order any merch or grad sweaters. Remember the money collected will go to making your prom lit.
Next week in the foyer the Yearbook will be on sale for those students who did not purchase one in September. This is a one week only offer. The September price was $35. It is up to $40 now. They will only be on sale for one week.
Graduate Breakfast invitations have been given to all graduating students enrolled in Grade 12 English classes.  If you are a grad who is not registered in an English class this school year, or if you are a grad who was absent when your English class was visited, please come to the Guidance Office to pick up your invitation.  RSVP’s are due to Guidance by Friday, April 28th!!!
The Coed Volleyball Team played a very strong North Toronto team yesterday and lost in a very hard fought match. The team would like to thank all the fans and teaching staff who came out to support the team.. The team is playing today In the Harbord Coed Invitational..
All students in Ms Neub’s grade 10/11 drama class are reminded of the in school Poetry Slam workshops happening next Wednesday and Thursday afternoon April 26 & 27th. Students will be receiving admit slips on Monday during class, to show their period 3 & 4 teachers for both days, but should notify them now. Names of participants are posted in the mail-room and will be on AW shortly. Apologies for the late notice.
Are you graduating this June?  Are you planning to attend College or University next school year?  Are you wondering about OSAP and Financial Aid? Kassi, from George Brown, will be hosting a Lunch ‘n Learn in the auditorium on Tuesday, April 25th to help answer all of your questions about Financial Aid.  Today is the LAST DAY to sign up!!!! Come to the Guidance Office to sign up and secure a spot.
A reminder for all students who signed up for the Financial Aid/OSAP Lunch ‘n Learn…Kassi is here to help answer all of your questions about Financial Aid. If you signed up, please go to the Auditorium at the beginning of lunch.
Message from Officer Forde. Brazilian Jit Jitsu is on today at lunch. Please be on time.
All Badminton Team members, please see Mr. Beardwood today at lunch in the Physical Education Office room Y2.
Cafeteria special today is lentil sweet potato stew served with basmati rice and a garden salad.

Announcements for Thursday, April 20, 2017

Graduation Portrait Retakes!! If you missed your grad photos or just would like a retake of your current grad photo, you can go to North Toronto Christian School on Saturday, April 22nd and have this done. You can book your photo session by calling Edge Customer Care at 1-888-416-3343. Please note that this appointment does not guarantee that photo will be in the yearbook or on the graduation composite photo. If you have any questions, see J.P. in the Main Office.
Are you graduating this June?  Are you planning to attend College or University next school year?  Are you wondering about OSAP and Financial Aid? Kassi, from George Brown, will be hosting a Lunch ‘n Learn in the auditorium on April 25th to help answer all of your questions about Financial Aid.  Please sign up in the Guidance Office by Friday, April 21st to secure a spot.  Students who do not sign up by the deadline are welcome to attend, but will not have lunch provided.
Please join us as we celebrate XhibitArt17! Danforth’s 10th anniversary Senior Student Visual Art Show at the Todmorden Mills Papermill Gallery. Along with the gallery display our opening reception will showcase music from our talented Music students, and the event will be catered by our award-winning Hospitality department. We hope you can join us at the opening reception on Wednesday, April 19th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome!
Busy week in Danforth Table Tennis! Table Tennis practice Tuesday and Wednesday after school in the South gym. First game is Thursday at home in our South gym. See Mr. Kwan for a schedule if you don’t have one.
Cafeteria service is cancelled today. For those students on the lunch program, please see J.P. in the Main Office.
Interested in Merch? Interested in Grad Sweater? Well then remember to fill out the forms and hand them in at lunch to the students in prom committee. You have until next Friday to order any merch or grad sweaters. Remember the money collected will go to making your prom lit.
Members of True Colours GSA come to C46 at beginning of lunch today for our yearbook photo.
Girls’ Book Club will meet today during lunch in B30.
Next week in the foyer the Yearbook will be on sale for those students who did not purchase one in September. This is a one week only offer. The September price was $35. It is up to $40 now. They will only be on sale for one week.
Table Tennis team members are to come to C1 at the start of lunch for a short meeting.
THERE IS A VERY VERY IMPORTANT MEETING FOR THE GIRLS SOCCER TEAM TODAY RIGHT AT THE BEGINNING OF LUNCH IN B76. ONCE AGAIN ALL GIRLS SOCCER TEAM PLEASE COME TO A VERY IMPORTANT MEETING TODAY IN ROOM B76 AT THE BEGINNING OF LUNCH.
Would all students interested in being on the Danforth Tennis team please see Mr. Turnbull in room C9 at the start of lunch on Thursday, or Friday.
Starting today, all Intramural Ball Hockey games will be played in the North Gym. Intramural ball hockey games are now held in the North Gym