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Avon Maitland Schools Keeping Pace with Provincial Growth in Literacy

Avon Maitland Schools Keeping Pace with Provincial Growth in Literacy(0)

September 17, 2014

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

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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

Creating a Caring Community Part 3

Creating a Caring Community Part 3

Speaker Series on Social Health and Wellness for the Home, School and Community June 12, 2014 Dr. Bruce Ferguson Working Together to Make Our Children and Youth Successful at F.E. Madill Secondary School 231 Madill… Continue Reading Creating a Caring Community Part 3

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Next Generation Learning – School 3.0 When the Board launched its 1 to 1 iPad Project in the fall of 2013, it was the result of understanding that education today is now quite different than… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Next Generation Learning – School 3.0 Phase II

Next Generation Learning – School 3.0 Phase II

When Avon Maitland launched its 1 to 1 iPad Project in the fall of 2013, it was the result of understanding that education today is now quite different than in the past. The Board’s Strategic… Continue Reading Next Generation Learning – School 3.0 Phase II