Board Meeting Update #56

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, February 22, 2010 at the Education Centre. www.hpedsb.on.ca/ec/aboutus/boardMeetings/boardMeetingUpdates/BoardMeetingUpdate56.html

V.P. Carswell Elementary celebrates the Olympics!

Students and their families are invited to join in the celebration of the Vancouver Winter Olympics.  Guests will be invited to participate in activities that demonstrate literacy, numeracy, visual arts, computer technology and physical education in action based on the book "Tacky and the Winter...

School communities host Olympic celebrations

School communities throughout the district are celebrating Canada and sport now that the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics are happening. NORTH HASTINGS In North Hastings, all six elementary schools (Bancroft Public School, Bird’s Creek Public School, Coe Hill School, Hermon Public School, Maynooth...

Open House for home built by students

Quinte Secondary School is pleased to participate in an Open House for the home built with assistance from students. They worked alongside skilled trades to experience all aspects of home construction. Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 Time: 11:00 a.m. Location: 52 Cavendish Drive in the Duvanco Homes...

Olympian Brian Price visited Deseronto PS

Deseronto Public School students were inspired to dream an Olympic dream when Brian Price visited the school on Friday, February 12, 2010. Price, a Belleville, Ontario native, competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics and won gold with the Men’s Eight rowing team. He spoke with students and staff about...

Quinte SS to be honoured at provincial symposium

Congratulations to Quinte Secondary School which will be presented with a provincial award this evening. QSS is one of six Ontario schools to receive a Dr. Bette M. Stephenson Recognition of Achievement. The award was established in April 2009 by the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO)...

Grade 8 Open Houses at secondary schools

Parents/guardians and Grade 8 students are invited to Open Houses at local public secondary schools. HPEDSB secondary schools offer innovative programming to prepare students for apprenticeships, college, university or work. Find out more at upcoming Grade 8 Open Houses at secondary schools. Grade...

Family Day at the H.R. Frink Outdoor Education Centre

The Adventure Class invites all families to Family Day at the Frink Centre on Family Day, Monday, February 15. Bring the whole family for a free day of outdoor education and family fun from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Activities for all ages include: Snowshoeing Shelter building Survival games Indoor yoga...

Getting into the Olympic spirit at Prince Charles PS (Trenton)

Students and staff at Prince Charles Public School in Trenton are showing their national pride by getting into the Olympic spirit through a variety of literacy, healthy active living and character education/spirit building activities as the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics approach. Numerous school based...

New venue and sponsor for regional science fair

Organizers of the Quinte Regional Science & Technology Fair are pleased to announce two major new partners for the 2010 event: Loyalist College and Belleville Kiwanis Club. Loyalist College will host the QRSTF in March 2010. Loyalist College provides a venue that has outstanding facilities, allowing...