Halton Catholic District School Board

Halton Catholic board committee rejects gay-straight alliances

A board committee voted Tuesday to recommend schools allow broad equity clubs instead of gay-straight alliances.

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A clash between two constitutional rights triggered in Halton

The Halton Catholic District School Board's (HCDSB) ban on gay-straight alliances (GSAs) has galvanized thousands to speak out. For many, the issue keeps coming back to a clash

Halton Catholic District School Board

Halton Catholic Board drops ban on gay-straight clubs

After raising the ire of many with their recent ban on gay-straight student alliance groups, the Halton Catholic District School Board reversed that decision Tuesday night. Quite bluntly,

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Gay students feel betrayed by Halton Catholic board

Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) student Brock Doiron, 17, has been trying to start a gay-straight alliance (GSA) group at his school all year, but the board

Halton Catholic District School Board

Halton Catholic School Board raises ire after ban on gay-straight alliance groups

The Halton Catholic District School Board has come under fire for banning gay-straight alliances from its schools. The board, which includes one newly elected gay trustee, voted on Nov.

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Poll: Your thoughts on the name 'Tiger Jeet Singh Elementary School'

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Tiger Jeet Singh Elementary School — your thoughts?

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Thousands of Halton parents get wake-up call

School board's phone system goes awry, rings 25,000 homes at 5 a.m. It's one thing to install a new auto-dial software system. But it's quite another to announce it

Did you get 'the phone call?'

[email_link][print_link] At 5:00 am this past Saturday morning, the phones rang out at the offices of MiltonSearch.com, waking everyone from their slumber. The reason for this 5am wake-up

The future of boys

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