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All AMDSB Schools Open Today

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January 11, 2013

All Schools Open Today – Friday, January 11, 2013 All public elementary schools in the Avon Maitland District School Board will be open for regular classes today and school buses will be operating as normal.… Continue Reading All AMDSB Schools Open Today

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Elementary Teacher Job Action Underway Today

Elementary Teacher Job Action Underway Today

Friday, November 30, 2012 ETFO to Begin Job Action in Avon Maitland Elementary Schools The Avon Maitland Local of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO), including regular teachers and occasional teachers, are participating in… Continue Reading Elementary Teacher Job Action Underway Today

Board’s OSSLT Results Remain Strong 2012

Board’s OSSLT Results Remain Strong 2012

80% of AMDSB`s 1257 students writing the OSSLT for the first time were successful this spring compared to the provincial average of 82%. The 80% success rate was down slightly from last year, but the… Continue Reading Board’s OSSLT Results Remain Strong 2012

Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Character Attribute Fairness – Treating everyone in a just and accepting manner Trustee Geddes Public Delegations About 50 people were in the gallery for this meeting and six parents, five from Shakespeare Public School, made… Continue Reading Board Meeting Highlights – Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Special Board Meeting Highlights - May 1, 2012

Special Board Meeting Highlights – May 1, 2012

This was a Special Board Meeting called for the sole purpose of receiving delegations addressing the Holmesville-Colborne Accommodation Review. Over 120 members of the school communities attended the meeting to witness 15 public delegations. Chair… Continue Reading Special Board Meeting Highlights – May 1, 2012

School Year Calendar 2012-2013

School Year Calendar 2012-2013

The school year commences Tuesday, September 4, 2012 with an instructional day and ends on Friday, June 28, 2013 with a Professional Activity Day. Instructional classes commence on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 and end on… Continue Reading School Year Calendar 2012-2013

Maitland River Elementary Set for September 2012

Maitland River Elementary Set for September 2012

Maitland River Elementary School (MRES) in North Huron will officially come into being on July 1, 2012. While it won’t yet be the newly constructed school, the transition process into Maitland River is well into… Continue Reading Maitland River Elementary Set for September 2012

LDSS to Get $4 Million Makeover

LDSS to Get $4 Million Makeover

A makeover of Listowel District Secondary School is set to begin following today’s Ministry of Education’s approval of Phase 1 of the multi-phase multi-year $4.1 million dollar upgrade. The Board received word from the Ministry… Continue Reading LDSS to Get $4 Million Makeover

In November We'll Be

In November We’ll Be “Calling All 3 Year Olds”

Kindergarten Registration for 2012-13 WHEN: November 2011 WHERE: At Avon Maitland Elementary schools across Perth and Huron Counties FOR: Children eligible for school in September 2012 who are: 3 years old by December 31, 2011… Continue Reading In November We’ll Be “Calling All 3 Year Olds”

MusiCounts at Listowel Central Public School

MusiCounts at Listowel Central Public School

MusiCounts announced Friday that Listowel Central Public School has been awarded a $10,000 grant to buy instruments for its band program. Listowel Central is one of just 85 schools across the country to receive a… Continue Reading MusiCounts at Listowel Central Public School