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Careers on the Water - Full Sail Ahead with Toronto Brigantine

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July 23, 2014

Toronto Brigantine is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to building character in youth through sail training. While each vessel has a seasoned captain and a handful of youth officers on board, the ship is primarily sailed… Continue Reading Careers on the Water – Full Sail Ahead with Toronto Brigantine

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Movie Premiere a Huge Success!

Movie Premiere a Huge Success!

The premiere film event of “All That Hope Contains” was a huge success! Avon Maitland and the Rotary Club of Grand Bend would like to extend a sincere thank you to the members of the… Continue Reading Movie Premiere a Huge Success!

It's a RUN of a Different Colour!

It’s a RUN of a Different Colour!

Students and teachers get a colourful make over as Huron Centennial Public School hosts its very first Colour Run! Inspired by the popular 5km run of the same name, the HCPS colour run promotes physical… Continue Reading It’s a RUN of a Different Colour!

Students Teach Trustees a Lesson

Students Teach Trustees a Lesson

Tuesday Afternoon’s announcement of Phase II of the Next Generation Learning – School 3.0 project was exciting news for students in nine more Avon Maitland Schools. By the fall Next Generation Learning will have iPads… Continue Reading Students Teach Trustees a Lesson

Student Senator Symposium 2014

Student Senator Symposium 2014

The Avon Maitland Student Advisory Committee, which is made up of student senators and student trustees, hosted its annual Student Council Symposium. These students represent the newly elected councils from each secondary school for the… Continue Reading Student Senator Symposium 2014

Larry the Author Guy Inspires GDCI Students

Larry the Author Guy Inspires GDCI Students

Published author Larry Verstraete visited Goderich District Collegiate Institute to talk to the grade 7-8 students as part of the Canadian Children’s Book Tour. Larry gave a presentation and live reading of his book ‘The… Continue Reading Larry the Author Guy Inspires GDCI Students

Excellence in Education Awards 2014

Excellence in Education Awards 2014

Every year, OSSTF District 8 partners with the Avon Maitland District School Board to host the Excellence in Education Awards and banquet. These awards honour students, teachers, support staff, and community members for their service… Continue Reading Excellence in Education Awards 2014

CLAY today for a greener tomorrow

CLAY today for a greener tomorrow

Environmentally conscientious secondary students from across Avon Maitland met at South Huron District High School for C.L.A.Y. 2014. C.L.A.Y stands for Celebrate, Learn, Act , Youth, and is an opportunity to learn about environmental issues… Continue Reading CLAY today for a greener tomorrow

Rugby on Wheels - Inclusivity at SHDHS

Rugby on Wheels – Inclusivity at SHDHS

The London Annihilators visited South Huron District High School and not only showcased their skills, but even gave students a chance to take the wheels and experience the sport first hand. The Annihilators are a… Continue Reading Rugby on Wheels – Inclusivity at SHDHS

Board Hosts Provincial SHSM Meetings in Stratford

Board Hosts Provincial SHSM Meetings in Stratford

The Avon Maitland District School Board in partnership with the Ministry of Education organized two provincial Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) sector meetings that took place in Stratford earlier this month. Over 150 teachers, school… Continue Reading Board Hosts Provincial SHSM Meetings in Stratford