Trenton High School students hard at work saving the environment

  The Outer Limits class of 32 students from Trenton High School endured the weather changes in April to plant trees in various locations. A partnership with the Hastings Stewardship Council and the students and staff at Trenton High School has made this project a success for the past 14 years. Student...

Over 5,000 students gathered for Celebration of Dance

  Students from Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board (HPEDSB) gathered at the Belleville Fairgrounds on a beautiful sunny and windy day for the 20th Celebration of Dance. The annual spring tradition brought out over 5,000 students from almost 40 HPEDSB schools and other area schools...

Teacher Sheryl Parker named Educator of the Year!

The saying, Life is an adventure, is true most days for Sheryl Parker. The Adventure Class teacher at Queen Victoria School has been chosen as Educator of the Year for 2010! A teacher for 25 years, Parker has spent the past 15 years developing and teaching the Adventure Class. This unique program is...

EVENT: Inclusive Education Symposium, Wed., May 5

The Inclusive Education Symposium is for school and community members. Symposium events will provide participants with ideas and strategies to support students who are from various backgrounds to feel comfortable, accepted and respected in school and the community. Discover innovative ways to create...

Board Meeting Update #58

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, April 26, 2010 at the Education Centre. www.hpedsb.on.ca/ec/aboutus/boardMeetings/boardMeetingUpdates/BoardMeetingUpdate58.html

Parent/teen event: Parents as Partners

Parents/guardians and teens are invited to evening of learning and sharing at Stirling Senior Public School. The Parents as Partners workshop will address topics relevant to parents of teens and pre-teens: FOR PARENTS Living in a Wired World, presented by William Lundy and Erna Sorensen Triple P Parenting...

Trenton High, Apple Canada partner for literacy with iPods

It is not uncommon to see students listening to iPods in high schools. But what is different in this situation is what is on their iPods. Students at Trenton High School had an opportunity to take part in an pilot project with Apple Canada. Apple loaned the school a MacBook and a pair of iPod Touches...

Flags at half-mast to commemorate Vimy Ridge Day

Flags at schools and administrative buildings will be lowered to half-mast from sunrise to sunset on Friday, April 9, 2010 to commemorate Vimy Ridge Day. According to Veterans Affairs Canada, in 2003, the Government of Canada declared April 9 as Vimy Ridge Day, to honour and remember the battle that...

Regional art show showcases student and teachers talents

Variations 2010, the 22nd annual regional art show for all secondary students in Hastings and Prince Edward counties, is now on at the John M. Parrott Gallery at Belleville Public Library. A new feature this year is the addition of work by Visual Arts teachers. Their work is displayed in Gallery Two...

North Hastings HS receive Junior Conservation Award

Congratulations to students from the Northern Outdoor Studies class at North Hastings High School in Bancroft received the Ministry of Natural Resources Junior Conservation Award. The Honourable Linda Jeffrey, Minister of Natural Resources, presented the students with the award while she was on-hand...

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