Dates schools will be closed during July and August 2016

Posted June 28, 2016—Below are the dates which elementary schools, secondary schools and the Education Centre will be open or closed during July and August 2016. Education Centre, 156 Ann Street, Belleville Open from Monday to Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed to the public on Fridays, beginning...

Budget approved for 2016-2017 school year

June 20, 2016—Board members approved the 2016-2017 operating in the amount of $191,770,315 and a capital budget in the amount of $14,534,915. The 2016-2017 budget continues to support the HPEDSB strategic priorities of Achieving Excellence & Equity, Learning & Leadership, Public Confidence...

Board Meeting Update #131, June 20, 2016

June 20, 2016—This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, June 20, 2016 at the Education Centre. It is an unofficial summary of the meeting; official minutes will be approved at the next meeting in September 2016.

Congratulations to Don Buck, Jeff Stone, athletic award recipients

Congratulations to Don Buck and Jeff Stone, recipients of this year’s Bob Kilbreath Award. Pictured L to R: Danielle Martin, Don Buck, Jeff Stone and Bob Kilbreath. Congratulations to this year’s recipients of the Bob Kilbreath Award: Don Buck and Jeff Stone. Don Buck is retiring this year...

Student creativity showcased at the 2nd Earl Prentice PS Art Show

The 2nd Art Show at Earl Prentice Public School was held June 21, 2016. Students in JK – Grade 1 at Earl Prentice Public School were thrilled to showcase their work for the public. The second Art Show was held June 21, 2017. Students created their own art portfolios throughout the school year in...

Join in recognizing National Aboriginal Day, June 21, 2016

A message from Mandy Savery-Whiteway, Director of Education. Across Canada, National Aboriginal Day is recognized annually on June 21. This date was chosen because of the cultural significance of the summer solstice, the first day of summer and longest day of the year, and because many Aboriginal communities...

National Silver medal for Taylor McGinnis, Centennial Secondary School

Congratulations to Taylor McGinnis, a Grade 12 student at Centennial Secondary School who won Silver at the Skills Canada National Competition in Moncton, New Brunswick in early June. McGinnis had previously won Gold at the provincial Ontario Technological Skills Competition in May in Waterloo, Ontario....

“The College Street Kids” perform with singer/songwriter Tom Eastland

Students from College Street Public School in Trenton were excited to work with Peterborough singer/songwriter Tom Eastland. Their time together began in December 2015 and went through to this spring. Through participating in five workshops, they learned the creative side of songwriting and how songs...

Community Information Meeting: Renovations to Marmora Senior Public School

A public meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 21, 2016 to share details about the renovations and addition at Marmora Senior Public School. A community information meeting to share the site plan and details about the renovations and addition at Marmora Senior Public School is scheduled. EVENT DETAILS DATE:...

CANCELLED: Coming Together for Children & Youth, Community Panel Discussion

Parents/guardians are invited to a community panel discussion to learn about keeping children and youth safe. Update June 13, 2016—This event is cancelled due to low interest. We apologize for the inconvenience. If you have any questions, please contact one of the community partners noted below. ————- Posted...

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