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School Year Calendar for 2015-2016

School Year Calendar for 2015-2016(Comments Off)

April 8, 2015

The 2015-2016 school year commences Tuesday, September 8, 2015 with an instructional day and classes end on Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Christmas Break commences Monday, December 21, 2015 and concludes Friday, January 1, 2016. Classes… Continue Reading School Year Calendar for 2015-2016

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More Ontario Students Graduating High School Than Ever Before

More Ontario Students Graduating High School Than Ever Before

For the first time Ontario’s Ministry of Education has released graduation rates for publicly funded school boards. Provincially the five year graduation rate for students at publicly funded high schools is 84%. The rates are… Continue Reading More Ontario Students Graduating High School Than Ever Before

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Sears Festival Opens at GDCI (Click on picture to view schedule full size) Goderich District Collegiate institute is this year’s host of the District Sears Drama Festival which opens tomorrow (Wednesday, March 25, 2015). Over… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Ash Announces Retirement

Ash Announces Retirement

After more than 30 years with the Avon Maitland District School Board and its predecessor, the Huron County Board of Education, Superintendent Mike Ash has announced his retirement. The announcement was made tonight at a… Continue Reading Ash Announces Retirement

Kindergarten Registration Roundup Begins This Week!

Kindergarten Registration Roundup Begins This Week!

Our Kindergarten Registration Round Up is coming to your region in early March. If you missed our registration in November you are invited to come in! It will be a great opportunity for your child… Continue Reading Kindergarten Registration Roundup Begins This Week!

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Operations and Student Success In the ongoing Board meeting presentations by staff on Board improvement and the Strategic Plan, Superintendent Mike Ash updated trustees on Operations and Student Success. Central co-op students get hands-on lessons… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Learning Services Department Strategic Plan Update Superintendent Peggy Blair, Learning for All Coordinator Missy Pfaff and Mental Health Lead Dr. Anne Robinson discussed the plans, actions and goals for the Learning Services Department as guided… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, January 27, 2015

First Regular Meeting of the New Board This is the first regular meeting of the newly elected Board of Trustees. The face of the Board has not changed dramatically. There are three new faces, actually… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Inaugural Meeting Highlights - Monday, December 1, 2014

Inaugural Meeting Highlights – Monday, December 1, 2014

Wagler Elected to Chair the New Board Southwest Huron Trustee Randy Wagler was elected Chair of the newly formed Board of Trustees for Avon Maitland to begin the next four year term. Wagler a trustee… Continue Reading Inaugural Meeting Highlights – Monday, December 1, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Director Doherty Receives New 5-year Contract As one of its final acts of the current term of the Board, Avon Maitland Trustees approved a new 5-Year contract for Director of Education Ted Doherty. Doherty was… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, November 25, 2014