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Get Ready for D&D's Awesome Battle of the Bots!

Get Ready for D&D’s Awesome Battle of the Bots!(0)

January 23, 2015

Elementary Intermediate students in Avon Maitland are gearing up for the first ever D&D Automation’s “Awesome Battle of the Bots” next month in Stratford. This competition, which involves groups of students building and programming a… Continue Reading Get Ready for D&D’s Awesome Battle of the Bots!

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Creating Pathways to Success - An Opportunity for Parents

Creating Pathways to Success – An Opportunity for Parents

The Avon Maitland Parent Involvement Committee invites you to an evening presentation ‘Creating Pathways to Success: Individual Pathways Planning and All About Me’ on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in the Maitland Room… Continue Reading Creating Pathways to Success – An Opportunity for Parents

Understanding Compassion at Clinton Public School

Understanding Compassion at Clinton Public School

Clinton Public School teachers Lori Stevens, grade 7 and Nancy Bicknell, grade 3, wanted to find a way to help their students better understand the character attribute compassion. After much discussion the two thought that… Continue Reading Understanding Compassion at Clinton Public School

French Immersion Information Night 2015

French Immersion Information Night 2015

On Tuesday, January 13, 2015 students entering grade 1 in September 2015 and parents interested in the French Immersion Program in Stratford are invited to either of two information sessions beginning at 5:00 PM. They… Continue Reading French Immersion Information Night 2015

Little Falls Passport to Community Partners

Little Falls Passport to Community Partners

“It takes a community to raise a child”, is a proverb that rings especially true in rural Ontario. Little Falls Public School realized that it also takes a child to help shape a community. At… Continue Reading Little Falls Passport to Community Partners

Inclusive Education by Kaitlinn Shaw

Inclusive Education by Kaitlinn Shaw

During the first annual Choosin’ Inclusion Symposium, held at the Stratford Rotary Centre, Student Trustee Kaitlinn Shaw of Stratford Northwestern Secondary School delivered an amazing and uplifting speech on inclusive education. She made such an… Continue Reading Inclusive Education by Kaitlinn Shaw

HPSTS Emergency Training Week

HPSTS Emergency Training Week

Specialized transportation school bus drivers, monitors and operator staff took part in an Emergency Evacuation training program during School Bus Safety Week last week at the Murphy School Bus Yards in Mitchell. This program is… Continue Reading HPSTS Emergency Training Week

Welcome to Kindergarten!

Welcome to Kindergarten!

Kindergarten is one of the most important milestones in a child’s life. Kindergarten Registration begins next week and we recognize there are many parents of young children who want to know more about their child’s… Continue Reading Welcome to Kindergarten!

Dear Avon Maitland Staff, Parents & Families,

Dear Avon Maitland Staff, Parents & Families,

A Letter from the Director of Education regarding today’s tragic events in Ottawa (Note: The content of this letter was developed in collaboration with other school boards in Ontario, with special thanks to Peel DSB)… Continue Reading Dear Avon Maitland Staff, Parents & Families,

Let's Go to Kindergarten

Let’s Go to Kindergarten

The Calling All Three Year Olds Kindergarten Registration helps ensure that all children can enter school at their optimal level of development. It includes registration for school and connections with early child development programs in… Continue Reading Let’s Go to Kindergarten