EVENT: Closing ceremony for Hillcrest School

All are invited to the closing ceremony for Hillcrest School. June 22, 2017—A closing ceremony has been planned for Hillcrest School. EVENT DETAILS DATE: Monday, June 26, 2017 TIME: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. LOCATION: Hillcrest School, 88 West Street, Belleville This event will involve students, staff,...

EVENT: Closing ceremony for Pinecrest Memorial Elementary School

All are invited to the closing ceremony for Pinecrest Memorial Elementary School. June 22, 2017—A closing ceremony has been planned for Pinecrest Memorial Elementary School. EVENT DETAILS DATE: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 TIME: 6:00 p.m. LOCATION: Pinecrest Memorial Elementary School, 27 Corey Street,...

Capital Planning Bulletin #9: Decisions have been made, now what?

June 20, 2017—The accommodation review processes in Belleville, Madoc and Prince Edward County have come to conclusion. No other accommodation reviews are underway at this time. The attached bulletin (pdf) is a summary of the final decisions and describes school closures/consolidations for September...

Board Meeting Update #144: June 19, 2017

This update provides a summary of the public meeting of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board held Monday, June 19, 2017 at the Education Centre. It is an unofficial summary of the meeting; official minutes will be approved at the next meeting in September 2017.

HPEDSB to host second Google summit for educators

HPEDSB is hosting a second Google Summit. This two-day high-intensity event focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education (and other Google tools) to promote student learning in K-12 and higher education. May 2017—HPEDSB is once again hosting the Eastern Ontario Google Apps...

Join in recognizing National Aboriginal Day, June 21, 2017

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 Indigenous communities mark this day as a time to celebrate their heritage....

Community Information Meeting: addition and renovations to Marmora Senior Public School

June 9, 2017—A community information meeting to share information about the addition and renovations at Marmora Senior Public School is scheduled. EVENT DETAILS DATE: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 TIME: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. LOCATION: Marmora Senior Public School, 91 Madoc Street, Marmora For more information,...

EVENT: Opening ceremony for Trent River Public School

June 9, 2017—A celebration is being planned to officially open Trent River Public School. EVENT DETAILS DATE: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 TIME: 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. LOCATION: Trent River Public School, 84 Dixon Drive, Trenton This event will involve students and staff, along with greetings from municipal,...

Sophiasburgh students to participate in Downie-Wenjack Legacy Room opening

June 9, 2017—Students at Sophiasburgh Central School are excited to be part of the launch and dedication of the first Downie-Wenjack Legacy Room in Canada. It will be located in Books & Company’s café, Miss Lily’s, in Picton. EVENT DETAILS DATE: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 TIME: 7:00 p.m. LOCATION: Upstairs,...

Public health Opioid Information Sessions

June 6, 2017—Hastings Prince Edward Public Health has confirmediIllicit fentanyl, a highly potent opioid in our area. Illicit fentanyl is known to be deadly in small amounts, making the risk of overdosing extremely high. Opiod information sessions will be held to provide more information about how...