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Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, October 14, 2014

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October 14, 2014

Evidence of Impact in Grade 9 Math Once again Avon Maitland has produced exceptional results in the EQAO Grade 9 Math Assessment at both the applied and academic Levels. The Board’s students have achieved at… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, October 14, 2014

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Breaking Ground for New North Perth School

Breaking Ground for New North Perth School

Friday, October 2, 2014 was an historic day for education in Perth County with the ground breaking ceremony for the new North Perth Elementary School. The story of the new North Perth Elementary school began… Continue Reading Breaking Ground for New North Perth School

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Student Senator’s Declaration of Office The new Student Senators officially joined the Student Senate tonight making their Declaration of Office. A record number of Senators for the 2014-2015 school year after the introduction of a… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Avon Maitland Schools Keeping Pace with Provincial Growth in Literacy

Avon Maitland Schools Keeping Pace with Provincial Growth in Literacy

The Avon Maitland District School Board continues to keep pace with provincial gains in literacy in both the Primary and Junior Assessments of Reading and Writing (EQAO). Over the past 5 years, AMDSB scores in… Continue Reading Avon Maitland Schools Keeping Pace with Provincial Growth in Literacy

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, September 9, 2014

New North Perth School Project Underway The story of the new North Perth Elementary school began in June 2010 when the Board approved the Accommodation review plan to close Listowel Central Public School and Wallace… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, September 9, 2014

School Year Calendar for 2014-2015

School Year Calendar for 2014-2015

Highlights Instructional classes commence on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 and end on Thursday, June 25, 2015. Secondary schools, second semester begins on January 30, 2015. The Avon Maitland Calendar aligns identically with the Huron Perth… Continue Reading School Year Calendar for 2014-2015

Keeping our Children Healthy at Home and School

Keeping our Children Healthy at Home and School

Starting in the 2014/15 school year, children need to have proof of immunization against meningococcal disease, whooping cough and chickenpox* to attend school. This is in addition to existing requirements for proof of immunization against… Continue Reading Keeping our Children Healthy at Home and School

A New Year and A New Look

A New Year and A New Look

The iCASE Baseball Academy in Stratford opened its doors to the public on June 25, 2014 to unveil its new and improved program for 2014-2015. On hand to celebrate the event was Canadian Baseball Hall… Continue Reading A New Year and A New Look

Board Meeting Highlights - June 24, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – June 24, 2014

Board Approves Balanced Budget for 2014-2015 The Finance Committee met on May 27th, June 17th and June 24th to review and discuss the draft 2014/2015 Estimates budget. The Special Education Advisory Committee met on June… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – June 24, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday,  June 10, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The impact on teaching and learning in Phase 1 System Principal of Program Vince Trocchi provided Trustees with an assessment to date of Phase 1 of the Next Generation Learning – School 3.0 project. The… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, June 10, 2014