SCDSB Shines

We're proud of our students and staff and their great accomplishments in our school communities. Visit here regularly to see examples of some of the ways SCDSB shines!

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Kaz Kirkness, Simcoe Shores SS
JAK Fund Scholarship

Read more about the scholarship on

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Owen Eccleshall, Georgian Bay District SS
OPSBA Public Property Assessment Network (PPAN) Scholarship

Read more about the scholarship.

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SCDSB secondary students
OSSTF Excellence in Education awards

Read more about the awards on our website.

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Logan Bliley-Beames, Eastview SS
2020 Diabetes Hope Foundation Scholarship Recipient
 Tracy Markman    
Tracy Markman, Emma King ES
Rotary Club of Barrie Teacher of the Year Award
 Samantha Scott    
Samantha Scott, Eastview SS
TD Scholarship for Community Leadership

Read more about the scholarship on our website.

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Simcoe County District School Board
2020 OMEA Administrators of Excellence Award

Read more about the award on our website.

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Rabab Azeem (Barrie North CI) and Corbin Bowering (Nantyr Shores SS)
Schulich scholarship, 2020

Read more about the scholarship on our website.

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Students, staff, volunteers and co-op employers
2020 Character Recognition Awards

Read more about Character Recognition on our website.

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Brechin Public School
Healthy Community Award from the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority

Read more about the award on our website.

Photo of Pareen Gill   Pareen Gill, Nottawa ES
2019 Prime Minister's award winner

Read more about Pareen's achievement on our website
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 Photo of Julia Felgner   Julia Felgner, Twin Lakes SS
Lisa Brooking Young Woman of the Year, 2019

Read more about Julia's achievement on the Orillia Matters website

Photo of Esha Mahmood    Esha Mahmood, Grade 12 student, Banting Memorial HS
Loran Scholar, 2019

Read more about Esha and the Loran Scholars Foundation on the SCDSB Facebook page.

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Everett Horner, Grade 12 student, Barrie North CI
Loran Scholar, 2019

Read more about Everett and the Loran Scholars Foundation on the SCDSB Facebook page.

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Robin Dashnay, Principal
Canada's Outstanding Principal, The Learning Partnership

Read more about the award on The Learning Partnership's website

SCDSB STARS of the Month


Congratulations to all staff who were nominated as SCDSB STARs!  

Would you like to recognize a SCDSB employee? Visit our SCDSB Stars page to make a nomination.