Over one billion people, or approximately 15 per cent of the world’s population, live with some form of disability! Around the world, persons with disabilities face physical, social, economic and attitudinal barriers that exclude them… Continue Reading International Day of Persons with DisabilitiesFull Story»
The Conestoga dual credit culinary class honed their cooking skills and served up a delicious holiday lunch to guests and SWAC students (School Within A College). Students from various high schools across Huron and Perth… Continue Reading Conestoga Dual Credit Culinary Program
Students and staff at Listowel District Secondary School are working together to increase mental health literacy and reduce stigma through a new suicide prevention program. The safeTALK/iMatter program is designed to equip both staff and… Continue Reading LDSS is starting to TALK!
Avon Maitland Announces One to One iPAD Project by Ted Doherty and Emma Bannerman Video by Adam Sipione and Steve Howe When we launched our new strategic plan over a year ago, we knew that… Continue Reading iAM Education and iAM Connected
Calling All Three Year Olds Kindergarten Registration is designed so that all children can enter school at their optimal level of development. It includes registration for school and connections with early child development programs and… Continue Reading Calling All Three Year Olds
The Community of North Huron and the Avon Maitland District School Board celebrated the newest elementary school in the district with the grand opening of Maitland River Elementary on Thursday, November 7, 2013. It was… Continue Reading The Building of a Dream
“A Call for Teachers!” is the slogan of World Teachers’ Day 2013, Saturday, October 5, 2013, which UNESCO is celebrating along with its partners, the International Labour Organization (ILO), UNDP, UNICEF and Education International (EI).… Continue Reading World Teachers’ Day 2013: A Call for Teachers!
The brand new Maitland River Elementary School in all of its splendour opens for students on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Students and Families will get their first look at a special open house tomorrow (Wednesday,… Continue Reading Maitland River Elementary – A Modern Marvel
36 Brazilian Students Coming in September Recruiting Drive for Host Families in High Gear The Avon Maitland District School Board has been selected by the Brazilian State of Pernambuco as one of its key school… Continue Reading Avon Maitland Schools – The Choice of Brazil
In the late spring Scott Bannerman’s Grade 12 Physics class at Stratford Central Secondary School had the opportunity to speak with Canadian Astronaut David Saint-Jacques. Students were able to interact with David and ask him… Continue Reading One Small Step for Stratford Central