East End school mergers proposed

They are only blocks apart, but some big moves may be coming to four East End high schools. Greenwood Secondary, a specialized school where about 250 newcomer students spend a few semesters improving their English before transferring to other schools, may soon move to Danforth Collegiate and have its own building sold. At the same […]

TDSB studies East End enrolment

A special committee reviewing the future of 10 East End high schools is calling for community input. Prompted by falling enrolment at Eastern Commerce Collegiate, which had just 67 students last fall despite a capacity for 903, the Toronto District School Board is studying the possible closure of Eastern and the best way to use […]

Life lessons learned from two guys in a donkey suit

When the Kansas City girl kissed the guy dancing in the two-man donkey suit, Greenwood Secondary students squealed with laughter. Mark, the guy she kissed, was good-looking enough, a Toronto guy with a husky kind of Jack Black charm. But – and it’s a big butt – he was working the part of the donkey […]