Confirmed case of mumps at Queen Elizabeth Public School – Trenton

A confirmed case of mumps has been reported at Queen Elizabeth Public School in Trenton. School and board officials have notified Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Health Unit and all are working together to notify the school community. Actions taken during the afternoon of Friday, November 26, 2010...

School board takes proactive action after a laptop was stolen

On Wednesday, November 10, 2010, a break-in occurred at Prince of Wales Public School. A vice-principal’s laptop was stolen from a locked office. The police were called, a report was taken and the investigation is ongoing. Although the laptop was password protected, there is a risk that information...

Holiday shopping? Check out a unique sale at Moira SS

For the past eight years, Moira Secondary School students have hosted the annual 10,000 Villages Sale and this year is no different! Moira students are proud to support fair trade practices. The sale provides artisans of the developing world with a place to sell their goods at fair prices. Numerous...

New Progress Report Card for elementary school students

Elementary school students in Grades 1 to 8 will bring home a new Progress Report Card on Friday, November 19, 2010. This  report card will look different than ones in previous years. A letter will be going home to explain the changes. The new Progress Report Card will give an indication of the...

“Be Kind to Me” Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week, November 15 to 19, 2010

School communities throughout Ontario will celebrate Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week November 15 – 19, 2010. List of school events. Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board has partnered with local police services, Parent Involvement Committee, student groups, Loyalist College and...

Board Meeting Update #63

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, November 15, 2010 at Earl Prentice Public School in Marmora. www.hpedsb.on.ca/ec/aboutus/boardMeetings/ boardMeetingUpdates/BoardMeetingUpdate63.html For more information, please contact:...

Trenton High to host video conference with soldiers

Trenton High School will be hosting an interactive video conference event on Thursday, November 11, 2010. Students will correspond live with three Canadian soldiers currently deployed in Afghanistan. "We are ever thankful for those brave men and women who have dedicated their lives past and present,...

Youth Forum to address dangerous teen trends

Information is often difficult to find until it is too late The Student Senate is preparing to host the annual Youth Forum for secondary school students. This year’s focus is dangerous teen trends, which include substance use, domestic violence and bullying. This event is taking place during the...

Minister of Education visited Queen Victoria School

Full-day Kindergarten students at Queen Victoria School in Belleville visited with The Honourable Leona Dombrowsky, Minister of Education today. Dombrowsky was at the school to experience the new full-day Kindergarten classrooms. While at Queen Victoria School, Dombrowsky read to students, toured three...

Centennial SS students honoured with academic awards

Pictured top: Grade 9 award recipients. Pictured bottom: Grade 10 award recipients. Honouring student achievement was the focus of an awards ceremony at Centennial Secondary School recently. Academic awards were presented to students who achieved top marks in all subject areas. In addition,...

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