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. . 3 Residential architecture East York Board of Education The Collegiate Institute Board was created in 1807 to oversee what we would now call secondary schools Unlike the Toronto Public School Board whose trustees were elected the Collegiate Institute Board was appointed in its earliest years Bishop Strachan influenced appointments but starting in 1841 trustees were appointed by the provincial executive government and my municipal council from 1853 to 1904. Dean H.J Grasset is most associated with the board having served on the board for ten years. Until the late 1880s the board was only responsible for one school but this changed with the annexation of Parkdale in 1889 leading the Parkdale High School to be renamed the Jameson Avenue Collegiate Institute and the construction of Harbord Collegiate Institute in 1892 the addition of schools meant that the Toronto High School was renamed the Jarvis Collegiate Institute in 1890 though the school did not move to its current location until 1924 The Toronto Technical School Board. See also: List of oldest buildings and structures in Toronto and List of tallest buildings in Toronto. . . .