In the Schools

Family Literacy Day in Meaford


The Born to Read group at GBSS is thrilled to announce a free Family Literacy Day in Meaford on Wednesday, May 20. The event is called “Gotta Keep Reading” after the song with the same name that will be featured in literacy flash-mobs by our local schools.

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School Board Trustee Report January 2015

hamill 225It’s been almost three months since the Oct 27th election. It has been a very busy time, with lots to learn.

During the month of November, before I was actually a trustee, I visited the five schools that I am responsible for and got to meet the Principals. I also began attending school functions and School Community Council meetings. There were opportunities to meet several Meaford Councillors and members of the public that are interested in Board policy.

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Secondary Information Nights for Grade 8 Students

classroom3Current grade 8 students and their parents who are interested in learning more about the transition to a Bluewater District School Board secondary school are invited to attend any of the upcoming information nights that are being planned. All 11 secondary schools are once again opening their doors to showcase the many programming opportunities available to help put students on the path to success.

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