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Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, November 25, 2014(0)

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

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SEAC Looking for New Members

SEAC Looking for New Members

The Avon Maitland District School Board invites local associations or organizations that operate to further the interests and well-being of exceptional children or adults, to apply to nominate a representative and an alternate to serve… Continue Reading SEAC Looking for New Members

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, October 28, 2014

2015 – 2018 Board of Trustees The Municipal Elections were held in Ontario yesterday which included the School Board Elections. The Avon Maitland District School Board will have three new faces at the Board table… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, 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

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