|Tommy Douglas Secondary School|
4020 Major Mackenzie Drive
|School type||High school|
|School board||York Region District School Board|
|Area trustee||Dr. Elizabeth Sinclair|
|Colour(s)||red, grey, and white|
|Last updated: September 2020|
Tommy Douglas Secondary School (TDSS) is a secondary education facility in Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada that opened on 3 February 2015.It is named after Tommy Douglas, the seventh Premier of Saskatchewan whose government implemented North America's first single-payer, universal health care program. It is a secular public school administered by the York Region District School Board. The school is located at 4020 Major Mackenzie Drive, and its first principal is Ann Pace from 2015-2020. As of now the current principal is Sandra Sardone from 2020-present. The school day runs from 8:10 to 2:25.
Before the school's opening, students attended Emily Carr Secondary School and Woodbridge College.At Woodbridge College, it operates as a "parallel, but separate" school, during which time the building at Woodbridge College is shared by two schools with separate staff and student body. It had previously maintained an office at Maple High School.
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