Extended French Information Session: Wed., March 5, York River PS

Extended French offers students the opportunity to become fluent in a second language. It starts in Grade 5 at York River Public School. Extended French brochure (pdf) INFORMATION SESSION DATE: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 TIME: 6:30 p.m. LOCATION: York River Public School, 132 Newkirk Boulevard, Bancroft A...

Seeking input on school year calendar dates

Each spring school boards are required to establish a school year calendar for the upcoming school year, in accordance with the Education Act and Regulation 304. In establishing its annual calendar, it is the practice of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board to consult with parents/guardians,...

Board Meeting Update #105

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, February 24, 2014 at the Education Centre. It is an unofficial summary of the meeting; official minutes will be approved at the next regular meeting in March 2014.

Applications now being accepted for the Minister’s Student Advisory Council

Students in grades 7 – 12 can apply to be part of the Minister’s Student Advisory Council for 2014-2015. The deadline for applications is Friday, February 28, 2014. Applications for students to apply to the Minister’s Student Advisory Council (MSAC) are being accepted to February 28, 2014....

Adventure Class Information Night, Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Get to the heart of your child’s education with a unique experience at elementary school. The Adventure Class is a unique education program where students in Grades 1 – 6 learn with the shared support of teachers, families and the community. The program is offered at Queen Victoria School. Adventure...

Open Houses at secondary schools

Holly and Colton invite you to an open house at your local secondary school. Parents/Guardians and Grade 8 students are invited to Open Houses at local public secondary schools. HPEDSB secondary schools offer innovative programming to prepare students for apprenticeships, college, university or work. Find...

UPDATE: French Immersion Information Sessions: Wed., February 12 & Thurs. February 6, 2014

French Immersion offers students the opportunity to become fluent in a second language. It starts in Grade 4 and continues through secondary school. French Immersion begins in Grade 4 at Bayside Public School and Harry J. Clarke Public School. Information Sessions for Parents/Guardians & Students Thursday,...

Things to remember about the Fraser Institute Report for Elementary Schools

The Fraser Institute’s Report Card on Ontario’s Elementary Schools uses Grade 3 and Grade 6 Education Quality & Accountability Office (EQAO) test results to calculate each school’s overall rating out of 10. As presented, the ratings in the report provide an incomplete and distorted picture...

Board Meeting Update #104

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, January 27, 2014 at the Education Centre. It is an unofficial summary of the meeting; official minutes will be approved at the next regular meeting in February 2014.