“Friday Night Lights” football is back this fall!

Playing football under lights is back for a second year in Belleville. Junior and Senior teams from Centennial Secondary School and Moira Secondary School will play in ”Friday Night Lights” once again. EVENT DETAILS DATE: Friday, September 30, 2011 LOCATION: M.A. Sills Park, Palmer Road,...

Funding announcement for THS Track Quest project

The THS Track Quest project will receive a major funding boost from both the City of Quinte West and the family of Doug Whitley & Whitley Insurance. These are key donations that will bring the fundraising phase closer to the goal of raising $500,000. Event details Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2011 Time:...

Board Meeting Update #74

This update provides a summary of the public Board Meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, September 26, 2011, bit.ly/mUSY8B For more information, please contact: Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, kdonnell@hpedsb.on.ca

Quinte SS students begin work on seventh house

Quinte Secondary School students are eager to work on construction of a new home. It will be the seventh home constructed in a unique arrangement where students work alongside skill trades workers. The senior students are in the Quinte Student Structures program, a Specialist High Skills Major offered...

Two renovated schools to open by end of September

Renewing schools is one of the priorities of Hastings and Prince District School Board. Renovations are made in order to provide modern, safe facilities for students and staff. Two schools which underwent renovations this summer will open on Tuesday, September 27, 2011. Finishing touches are being put...

EQAO results continue to improve

Students of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board showed improvement on Education Quality and Assessment Office (EQAO) provincial assessments written in the spring. The following highlights the performance of students in Primary (Grade 3) and Junior (Grade 6) Reading, Writing and Mathematics,...

New Board member sworn in for public school board

Bonnie Danes was sworn in as trustee for Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board this evening. Danes will represent the electoral districts of Municipality of Centre Hastings, Municipality of Marmora and Lake, Madoc Township and Stirling-Rawdon Township. Danes was a teacher with Hastings and...

Board Meeting Update #73

This update provides a summary of the Special Board Meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, September 12, 2011, bit.ly/q1zetR For more information, please contact: Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, kdonnell@hpedsb.on.ca

Community celebration for new track at C.M.L. Snider School

A community celebration is planned to open the new track and field facility at C.M.L. Snider School. EVENT DETAILS DATE: Thursday, September 22, 2011 TIME: 3:00 p.m., following the Terry Fox Run through Wellington LOCATION: C.M.L. Snider School, 240 Main Street, Wellington Background The track and field...

Minister of Education to visit two schools on first day of school

Besides the usual first day of school excitement, Tuesday, September 6, 2011 will be memorable for students at two schools. Minister of Education Leona Dombrowsky will visit Hillcrest School and Prince Charles School (Belleville). Itinerary 11:20 a.m. Minister Dombrowsky arrives at Prince Charles...