Celebrate music across Canada: “Music Monday” is May 4, 2015

Students across the district are eager to sing on Monday, May 4, 2015. That is the date of the annual Music Monday event when one song is performed by students across the country at the same time through different time zones. The song for Music Monday this year is “We Are One” by musician...

“Achieving Excellence: Moving Forward in Math” is the theme for Education Week

Education Week takes place during the first full week in May. It is an annual event celebrated by school boards and schools across the province. It is a time for students, educators, employees, families and communities to celebrate teaching excellence and student achievement and well-being. This year,...

8th Annual Student Benefit Auction, Thursday, April 30, 2015

All are welcome to attend the 8th Annual Student Benefit Auction on Thursday, April 30, 2015. This is a fundraiser for student nutrition programs. Food for Learning is preparing to host the 8th Annual Student Benefit Auction. This event is to raise funds to support student nutrition programs throughout...

Stirling Public School presents “Peter Pan Junior”

Students at Stirling Public School are putting the final touches on their upcoming performance of “Peter Pan Junior.” EVENT DETAILS DATE: May 5, 6, 7, 2015 (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) TIME: 7:00 p.m. LOCATION: Stirling Public School, 107 St. James Street TICKETS: $5, available in advance at Stirling...

Modern learning facility coming to the Trenton community

Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board is excited about the facility renewal advancements being made to create outstanding learning environments in our district. This is to provide an update on construction of the new Trenton elementary school. It will bring together students from Breadner...

Board Meeting Update #118

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, April 27, 2015 at the Education Centre. It is an unofficial summary of the meeting; official minutes will be approved at the next meeting in May 2015.

EVENT: Free e-waste drop-off at Prince Edward CI, Saturday, April 25, 2015

Students in the Environmental Club at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute are holding an electronics waste fundraiser. This event will be a fundraiser for Loyalist Humane Society, and provides a safe way for community members to dispose of electronics. DATE: Saturday, April 25, 2015 LOCATION: Back of...

“Dominant & Recessive Inheritance of Hair Texture,” “Pendulum Transportation System” and “Finding a Natural Fertilizer” win at regional science fair

How do dominant and recessive genes effect hair texture? What is a pendulum transportation system? What is involved in finding a natural fertilizer? Sara Evans, Prince Edward Collegiate Institute; Aiden Haddad, Harry J. Clarke Public School (Destinations Programme); and Meera Moorthy, Harry J. Clarke...

Aboriginal culture, racism, bullying, storytelling are themes in “Spirit Horse” play

Students in Grades 5 – 8 at five elementary schools will see the award-winning theatre production Spirit Horse this week. A world-class theatre experience, Spirit Horse is a play about two First Nations youth who are caught between two worlds—the traditional ways and the modern ways of the...

Calling for nominations for 14th Annual Great Place Awards

Do you know someone who contributes to student achievement and well-being, 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 Award. Great Place Awards are the highest form of...

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