Celebrate Education Week: May 2 to 6, 2011

Students, families, community educators and support staff are invited to celebrate Education Week in Ontario from May 2 to 6, 2011. The provincial theme is Learning Together. Succeeding Together. Schools throughout Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board will be hosting a variety of celebrations...

Time capsule to be opened at Kente Public School

At Kente Public School, 25 years has passed in a blink! On May 1, 1986, former principal Mr. Lockwood, staff and students placed a time capsule into the wall of the school. It was to be opened 25 years later. Friends, families and community members are invited to the celebration to open the time capsule. EVENT...

Second annual Girls’ Retreat at Bayside Secondary School

Girls at Bayside Secondary School are looking forward to a ‘girls only’ event! The second annual girls’ retreat, Girl Power 2011, will involve approximately 90 girls from Grade 8 to 12, on Wednesday, May 4. The purpose of the day is to provide students with an environment in which they...

Opening celebration of outdoor pavilion at H.R. Frink Outdoor Education Centre

A ceremony to officially open a new outdoor pavilion will take place during Education Week 2011. Students in the Restoration & Renovation program at Centre Hastings Secondary School have worked alongside skilled trades personnel to construct the outdoor pavilion. It will be used as an outdoor classroom...

Groundbreaking ceremony at Prince Charles School (Belleville)

A groundbreaking ceremony is being planned for Prince Charles School (Belleville). The school is undergoing renovations and an addition will be added to accommodate students in September 2011. MEDIA REPRESENTATIVES ARE INVITED TO A GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY DATE: Tuesday, May 3, 2011 TIME: 1:45 p.m. LOCATION:...

Presenting “High School Musical Junior” at Bayside Public School

Bayside Public School students in Grade 5 to 8 are proud to present the theatrical production of High School Musical Junior! DATE: Wednesday, May 4 and Thursday, May 5, 2011 TIME: 7:00 p.m. LOCATION: Bayside Secondary School, 1247 Highway 2, (between Belleville and Trenton) TICKETS: $5, available in...

April 28, 2011: Coe Hill School no power, students going home

Coe Hill School is without power due to the high winds yesterday.  Hydro One is unsure of when power will be restored.  Student safety is a priority.  Parents / guardians have been contacted to ensure that they are home when students arrive.  Buses arrived at the school at 12:00 noon...

Two educators announced for 2011 Educator of the Year Award

The following is posted on behalf of the Education Week Committee. Congratulations to Dorothy Lazore and Sherry Procunier of Quinte Mohawk School, selected as co-recipients of the 2011 Educator of the Year Award! They will be presented with the award at a ceremony during Education Week next week. Lazore...

Rob McGall named as new director of education for Hastings and Prince Edward DSB

Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board has selected Rob McGall as the new director of education. McGall, presently a superintendent of education at HPEDSB, succeeds retiring director Kathy Soule. The appointment is effective September 1, 2011. “It was a decision supported by all Board members....

Board Meeting Update #68

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, April 26, 2011, tinyurl.com/42uxk99 For more information, please contact: Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, kdonnell@hpedsb.on.ca

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