Board Meeting Update #51

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, September 28, 2009 at the Education Centre. www.hpedsb.on.ca/ec/aboutus/boardMeetings/boardMeetingUpdates/BoardMeetingUpdate51.html

Bayside PS students/staff demonstrate caring for others

Students and staff at Bayside Public School know how to care for others! They recently held events to raise money for cancer and donate hair for wigs. On Monday, September 14, 2009, 16 people shed their locks for Angel Hair for Kids. “Angel Hair for Kids” is an organization that makes wigs...

EQAO scores improve in some areas, slip in others

Board stays the course, believes in students’ ability to achieve EQAO scores in Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board improved in Junior (Grade 6) reading and math, with writing remaining stable. Grade 9 Applied level math scores increased by 8%, with stable Academic level scores....

Bayside SS students show support for Canadian troops

Bayside Secondary School students are tops when it comes to showing they care. On Friday, September 11, 2009, students organized a school-wide event to show support for Canadian troops. Students made red ribbons for the school community to wear in support of wearing red on Fridays. They also wrote and...

Seminar for parents with teens

Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board will be hosting teen parenting seminars in October. The Teen Triple “P” Parenting Program is an evidence-based family support program that assists parents/guardians to prevent severe behavioral, emotional and developmental problems from occurring...

Welcome to the 2009-2010 school year

A welcome message from Kathy Soule, Director of Education. In education we are fortunate to have an annual opportunity to start over each September. The start of a school year brings with it a sense of newness. Young children are excited about starting school. Older children look forward to seeing their...