55th Annual Quinte Regional Science and Technology Fair

Organizers of the 55th Annual Quinte Regional Science and Technology Fair are excited about the upcoming event. They are expecting approximately 150-200 students to exhibit more than 80 projects which demonstrate skills and concepts across a range of engineering and science disciplines. EVENT DETAILS DATE:...

Calling for nominations for 13th Annual Great Place Awards

Nominations are now open for the 13th Annual Great Place Awards. Do you know someone who contributes to student achievement and makes Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board A Great Place to Learn and A Great Place to Work! by going the extra mile? Consider nominating them for a Great Place...

Earth Hour: we’ll be turning off lights for one hour on Friday, March 28, 2014

Our schools and offices will turn off lights for one hour on Friday, March 28, 2014 in recognition of Earth Hour. Around the world, Earth Hour will be recognized on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 8:30 p.m. Our schools and offices will participate in Earth Hour on Friday, March 28, 2014, one day early, by...

Board Meeting Update #106

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, March 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 April 2014.

Funding announced for a new public elementary school in Trenton

Today the Ministry of Education announced funding to build a new public elementary school in Trenton. This announcement is in response to a capital priority business case submitted to the Ministry of Education in the fall of 2013. That submission came about through an accommodation review which took...

“Own it, rock it, share it!” Prom and graduations are for everyone

If you are a student in elementary or secondary school, read on to find out about Prom Project. Prom Project makes gently-used formal wear available to elementary and secondary school students who plan to go to the prom/formal, graduation ceremony or other school celebratory events. The clothing is provided...

Results from the Iron Accountant Competition, March 4, 2014

Congratulations to students who participated in the Iron Accountant Competition held at Loyalist College on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Participants included senior students enrolled in Accounting courses from seven schools representing Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board, Algonquin and Lakeshore...

Results from the Intermediate Girls Basketball Tournament, March 4, 2014

Prince Charles School (Belleville) hosted the Intermediate Girls Basketball Tournament for the Centennial School Group on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The six participating teams included the following: Albert College Bayside Public School Frankford Public School Prince Charles School Susanna Moodie Elementary...

Applications for Autism Spectrum Disorder Respite funding

The purpose of this funding is to provide meaningful respite opportunities for families and caregivers who are supporting children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

North Hastings HS students participate in a bear den study

Students in the NERDS Program at North Hastings High School had an experience of a lifetime last week when they participated in bear den investigations. Scroll down for more photos. Watch a brief movie of a bear cub being measured (MOV file, 2.5 MB) The students assisted Ministry of Natural Resources...

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