Go Global speaking tour at Bayside Secondary School

Bayside Secondary School was honored to host guest speakers from the Free The Children organization. Two motivational speakers, Emily Payne and Spencer West, presented a talk on changing the world through daily choices. This energizing and inspirational opportunity highlighted for students how consistent,...

Leadership training links junior and senior students

Builds relationships for academic and social support District secondary schools are actively engaging senior students to welcome Grade 9s and ease their transition to high school. Two are featured below. Centennial Secondary School Centennial Secondary School is piloting a new student leadership training...

Growing with Character launch at Prince of Wales PS

Students, staff and volunteers at Prince of Wales Public School are getting limbered up in preparation for tomorrow’s Terry Fox event and inclusive activities. The school is launching its Growing with Character promotion, which is grounded in respect for self and others. "Terry Fox was a national...

School board dissatisfied with EQAO test results

Today the Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board (HPEDSB) released the results of the Primary and Junior (Grade 3 and 6) Reading, Writing and Mathematics tests and the Grade 9 Mathematics test written during the 2007-2008 school year. Provincial results flat-lined and HPEDSB results mirror...

Quinte Secondary students prepare to break ground on fourth home

Once again, first semester for a group of Quinte Secondary School students is guaranteed to be hard work—because they will be building a house. Media representatives are invited to attend a ground-breaking ceremony Date: Monday, September 15th Time: 10:00 a.m. ...

Trenton HS students apply classroom learning to real-world events

Hands-on experience proved to be an effective learning process for Grade 11 Trenton High School students who donated $3,000 to charity. Using the concept of a charity fundraising event, these students applied their knowledge of accounting and marketing to organize and run a headshaving/cutting event. According...

Bus cancellations due to inclement weather

In the event of inclement weather, bus cancellations or delays will be posted on the Tri-Board Student Transportation Services Web site (http://www.triboard.on.ca). Cancellations or delays will be posted as early as possible in the morning and updated daily. Tri-Board Student Transportation Services...

Premier’s Awards for Teaching Excellence

    Parents/guardians, students, educators and community members can nominate an outstanding educator or support staff member for an award. The nomination deadline is January 31, 2009. read more

Bottled water provided to eight schools

Eight elementary and secondary schools are being provided with bottle water this week due to elevated lead levels in the water. These schools include: • Centre Hastings Secondary School • Earl Prentice Public School • Prince Charles Public School (Trenton) • North Trenton Public...

First day of school brings a lot of ‘new’ for many

The first day of school is an exciting time for many. As students return to the classroom, their parents/guardians, teachers, support staff and community members adjust to new routines, as well. Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board reminds everyone to watch for children and school buses....

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