Congratulations to Governor General’s Academic Medal recipients!

For more than 125 years, the Governor General’s Academic Medals have recognized the oustanding scholastic achievements of students in Canada. They are awarded to the student graduating with the highest average from a high school, college or university. Pierre Trudeau, Tommy Douglas, Kim Campbell,...

Geoventure students meet with award winning author

Geoventure students from Moira Secondary School met with Franke James, an award winning author, artist and speaker. Students created artwork that expressed their environmental concerns and shared their art with Franke at a seminar in May. Franke captivated the students and shared her knowledge about...

Centennial Secondary School student received an international award and tuition scholarship

  Congratulations to Ian Wright, a Centennial Secondary School student who was chosen to perform as part of the Yamaha Allstar Jazz Ensemble at the MusicFest Canada National Festival in Ottawa. The 38th annual MusicFest Canada was hosted by the National Arts Centre in Ottawa from May 17 to 22, 2010....

Full-day kindergarten coming to two more schools in 2011

  Two more Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board (HPEDSB) elementary schools will begin full-day kindergarten for the first time in September 2011. "We are taking a responsible and measured approach to implementing full-day kindergarten. By expanding this program up to 50,000 children...

Minister of Education visits with Geoventure students at Quinte Mall

On June 18, 2010 the Honourable Leona Dombrowsky, Minister of Education, visited students at the Quinte Mall in Belleville. Geoventure students from Moira Secondary School were ecstatic to show their final Civics culminating projects to Hon. Leona Dombrowsky at the Quinte Mall. Hon. Leona Dombrowsky...