The Scarborough Basketball Association uses TDSB school facilities as a space to run their programs. About 2, 500 kids participate in these programs alone. Meanwhile, the TDSB is facing an $11 million budget shortfall.
On Oct. 10 at around 6 p.m. the RCMP in Port Coquitlam, B.C., received an ominous phone call.
After years of academic research, intense media scrutiny and rowdy debates, Toronto’s first Africentric high school class has launched in Scarborough — with six students.
Grade 12 students Matthew Ho and Asad Muhammad recently made headlines for sending a helium-filled balloon into the upper atmosphere. Attached to the balloon was a Lego-man holding a Canadian flag. On the information board outside their school, the sign still reads, “Congrats to Matthew and Asad.”