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Thumbnail2019 Science Fair Results Jamie Pettit Top young scientists from Bruce and Grey Counties recently had a chance to showcase their outstanding knowledge and expertise in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) at the 2019 Bluewater Regional Science and Technology Fair.  Wed, 17 Apr 2019 11:03:42   995K2019/4/16 11:47 AM
ThumbnailMobile Learning Lab for STEM and Skilled Trades Jamie Pettit Bluewater District School Board Chair Jan Johnstone and Director of Education joined local dignitaries, representatives from the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO), Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP), Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Thu, 11 Apr 2019 12:59:28   215K2019/4/10 12:21 PM
ThumbnailStudents Benefit from Music Workshops Jamie Pettit The SweetWater Music Festival provided local music students with a unique opportunity to interact and learn about music with two outstanding Canadian classical musicians on Tuesday, March 19. SweetWater Artistic Director and renowned violinist Mark Fewer Mon, 01 Apr 2019 14:35:27   214K2019/4/1 2:31 PM
ThumbnailBWDSB Teachers Learn Coding Jamie Pettit A group of teachers representing various elementary and secondary Bluewater District School Board schools recently attended a workshop to learn all about coding. The free after school session at the BWDSB Education Centre in Chesley was provided by Canada Mon, 01 Apr 2019 11:46:01   139K2019/3/31 3:03 PM
ThumbnailStudents Shine at 15th Annual Regional Technological Skills Challenge Jamie Pettit It was a proud day for the future of local skilled trades on Friday, March 22nd, 2019 as approximately 115 secondary students from Bruce and Grey Counties attended the 15th Annual Regional Technological Skills Challenge. Coordinated by the Ontario Youth  Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:50:46   5.8M2019/3/26 3:49 PM
ThumbnailExperiential Learning in the Trades for Grade 7 and 8 Students  Jamie Pettit Grade 7 and 8 students from several schools in Bluewater District School Board had a chance to try out the skilled trades recently. Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP)/Community-Connected Experiential Learning (CCEL) events took place at the Owen Sat, 23 Mar 2019 09:12:26   286K2019/3/23 8:35 AM
ThumbnailA Student’s Road to Public Speaking Success  Jamie Pettit A Grade 5 Peninsula Shores District School student and those who have supported him have much to be proud of following the Wiarton Legion Branch 208 Public Speaking Competition. Congratulations to Cameron Ward, who recently won the junior division and now Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:52:59   93K2019/3/21 9:51 AM
ThumbnailKDSS Hosts OFSAA Boys’ A/AA Hockey Championships Jamie Pettit Kincardine District Secondary School is proud to host an exciting three-day sporting event that is welcoming teams from across Ontario. The 2019 OFSAA Boys’ A/AA Hockey Championships are running from March 19 – 21 with games taking place in Kincardine Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:27:22   397K2019/3/19 4:22 PM
ThumbnailWinter Fun at SVE Carnaval D'Hiver  Jamie Pettit On Thursday February 28, St. Vincent-Euphrasia Elementary School in Meaford held its annual Carnaval D'Hiver. The school's 360 students were placed on 24 different teams and then led by a teacher and volunteers through a series of stations, which included Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:14:32   138K2019/3/6 12:12 PM
ThumbnailStudents Help Grow Fresh Produce at JDSS Jamie Pettit John Diefenbaker Senior School in Hanover is very excited to announce that its greenhouse is now producing fresh vegetables with the assistance of Ms. MacKay's work experience and environmental science classes! Students are learning about proper growing  Mon, 04 Mar 2019 15:31:44   586K2019/3/4 3:28 PM
ThumbnailPink Shirt Day on February 27  Jamie Pettit Bluewater District School Board students and staff are choosing kindness and demonstrating their stance against all forms of bullying on Pink Shirt Day! This year’s occasion on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 includes many schools across the district that Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:50:39   769K2019/2/27 10:39 AM
ThumbnailBWDSB and Saugeen First Nation Sign Education Services Agreement Jamie Pettit Bluewater District School Board and Saugeen First Nation are pleased to announce the signing of a new Education Services Agreement that will ensure the continuation of learning opportunities to benefit students for years to come. Elected officials Thu, 28 Feb 2019 15:11:15   338K2019/2/28 1:23 PM
ThumbnailCelebrating Black History Month Jamie Pettit February is Black History Month, which provides an opportunity for all Canadians to recognize, celebrate, and increase their awareness regarding the legacy, history, and cultural contributions of Black Canadians, both past and present. The 2019 theme for Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:10:56   93K2019/2/14 10:09 AM
ThumbnailStudents to the Rescue in Winter Storm Jamie Pettit The winter weather is just another opportunity for Bluewater District School Board students to demonstrate acts of caring and responsibility for their fellow citizens. Recently, three Grade 8 students were recognized by OPP Constables Janes and Hall for  Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:10:00   369K-
ThumbnailThree Schools Perform at Arts For Youth  Jamie Pettit On Saturday, January 19, over 100 students and teachers from Holland-Chatsworth Central School, Beavercrest Community School, and Osprey Central School gathered at Annesley United Church in Markdale for the 12th annual Arts For Youth (AFY) concert. It was Sat, 09 Feb 2019 09:33:03   270K2019/2/9 9:22 AM
ThumbnailStudent Trustee Named as Loran Scholar Jamie Pettit Bluewater District School Board congratulates Student Trustee Ryan Brown on the exceptional honour of being named as one of this year’s Loran Scholars! Ryan, who attends Owen Sound District Secondary School, is one of only 35 students from across Canada Thu, 07 Feb 2019 18:50:11   77K2019/2/7 6:49 PM
ThumbnailAbilities Sport Expo at BPDS Jamie Pettit Ms. Preston's Grade 3 class at Bruce Peninsula District School in Lion's Head recently spent a Friday afternoon hosting their Abilities Sport Expo as a way to show others that sports can be made to be more inclusive with a few simple adaptations. During  Wed, 30 Jan 2019 16:29:04   790K2019/1/30 4:26 PM
ThumbnailWhite Elephant Sale at Spruce Ridge Jamie Pettit Congratulations to Mrs. Marshall's Grade 1/2 class at Spruce Ridge Community School in Durham on the success of their White Elephant Sale! "Thank you" is extended to all the staff and students who donated, as well as those who bought items from the sale, Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:51:34   151K2019/1/22 3:43 PM
ThumbnailBWDSB Graduate Profiles Jamie Pettit Help us share and celebrate some of the many excellent examples and success stories of our Bluewater District School Board graduates! Those who graduated from the former Bruce and Grey County Boards of Education are also welcome to participate. Please  Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:45:50   45K2019/1/17 2:38 PM
ThumbnailGHSS Students Saddle Up for Success Jamie Pettit Grey Highlands Secondary School students are participating this year in the Saddle Up For Success program as part of a partnership between the school and Hope Haven Therapeutic Riding Centre in Markdale. This is a research-based school program established Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:44:50   122K2019/1/15 1:42 PM