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BWDSB Announces Interim Director of Education

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 5:32 PM 
     Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Alana Murray to the position of Interim Director of Education. “We are very excited to welcome Alana as our new Director of Education. The Board of Trustees looks forward to ... 

Pink Shirt Day 2017

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 9:03 AM 
     On Wednesday, February 22nd, students and staff in Bluewater District School Board wore pink proudly in celebration of the annual tradition of Pink Shirt Day. Now in its 10th year, the occasion aims to encourage school communities to take a stand against ... 

JDSS Student a Skijoring World Champion

Fri, Feb 17, 2017 3:05 PM 
     John Diefenbaker Senior School in Hanover is celebrating an outstanding accomplishment by one of its own on the world stage of skijoring. Grade 11 student Nathan Groen recently won first place in the 1 Dog Skijor Junior category as part of Team Canada at ... 

Hillcrest Central Turns 50

Wed, Feb 15, 2017 2:12 PM 
     Happy anniversary! Hillcrest Central School in Teeswater recently marked its 50th year with a special celebration. On February 13th, 1967, students were walked from the original area school to the current location. To honour this impressive milestone, ... 

Fit for Learning at Normanby

Mon, Feb 13, 2017 1:49 PM 
     Students at Normanby Community School in Ayton are Fit for Learning thanks to an innovative initiative that is being piloted this year in the gym. In light of extensive research linking physical fitness to academics, the school has created its very own ... 

February is Black History Month

Mon, Feb 13, 2017 12:26 PM 
     Students and staff in Bluewater District School Board are joining Canadians from coast to coast to honour Black History Month during February. This special occasion, which began as a weeklong celebration before being extended in 1976 to span a full month ... 

JDSS Welcomes Future Students

Wed, Feb 8, 2017 2:44 PM 
     January and February continue to be busy months in Bluewater District School Board secondary schools. In addition to exams and the onset of a new semester, a lot of hard work and planning takes place as schools host their annual information evenings for ... 

Let’s Talk: Students Discuss Mental Health

Fri, Feb 3, 2017 10:54 AM 
     Promoting wellness was a popular activity amongst Bluewater District School Board students and staff recently with many participating in the annual Let’s Talk initiative, which aims to cultivate deeper awareness and eliminate stigmas regarding issues of ... 

Knight of the Arts at KDSS

Mon, Jan 30, 2017 12:53 PM 
     Members of the public were treated to an eclectic range of student talent as Kincardine District Secondary School hosted its annual Knight of the Arts event on Thursday, January 19, 2017. The evening included a theatre performance of the student written ... 

New Sign for OSDSS

Wed, Jan 25, 2017 3:45 PM 
     Owen Sound District Secondary School students and staff are enjoying the many new enhancements that continue to be made to their facility's interior and exterior as a result of the combining of the former OSCVI and West Hill Secondary School communities. ... 

A Fun Winter Experience

Wed, Jan 18, 2017 1:56 PM 
     Students at Dawnview Public School in Hanover recently enjoyed the best that winter has to offer in Bruce and Grey Counties with a day trip to the slopes. Grades 4, 5 and 6 classes embarked on their first of two ski days planned for this year. While many ... 

Student Art Reflects Grandfather Teachings

Wed, Jan 11, 2017 9:26 AM 
     Students at G.C. Huston Public School in Southampton have been busily engaged in a unique project that is allowing them to share powerful messages through the expression of art. The students have been designing classroom doors that reflect Saugeen First ... 

Secondary Information Nights

Tue, Jan 17, 2017 9:18 AM 
     Current Grade 7 and 8 students and their parents are invited to come and learn about the multitude of excellent programs and extracurricular opportunities that await them in Bluewater District School Board secondary schools. Information nights are being ... 

New Team Name and School Colours for GBCS

Tue, Jan 10, 2017 3:30 PM 
     The Meaford school community has spoken! The new team name for the recently reconfigured Georgian Bay Community School (GBCS) is the Thunder, while the school’s new colours are black and gold. A mascot committee, which included representation from ... 

Ripley-Huron Community School Honours A Festive Tradition

Tue, Dec 20, 2016 4:32 PM 
     Festive turkey dinners have been popular as of late in some schools throughout Bluewater District School Board. At Ripley-Huron Community School, it has been an annual tradition for almost 30 years to host such an occasion. Grade 8 students and parents ... 

Students in the Spirit of Giving

Mon, Dec 19, 2016 4:16 PM 
     Bluewater District School Board students are doing their part to help others in our local communities as the holiday season approaches. A number of campaigns, such as food and toy drives, have been happening throughout the district. Here are just a few ... 

Bluewater District School Board Mourns the Passing of Trustee Linda Hamill

Tue, Dec 6, 2016 12:46 PM 
     It is with great sadness that Bluewater District School Board announces the passing of Trustee Linda Hamill. A former teacher, school volunteer and children’s author, Linda dedicated her life to education and many other pursuits in her community. She ... 

BVCS Pilots New Snowboarding Program

Thu, Dec 1, 2016 10:18 AM 
     The snow has yet to arrive, however, students at Beaver Valley Community School (BVCS) in Thornbury are already learning all about the skills and thrills of snowboarding! BVCS has the unique distinction of being the first school in the province to test a ... 

Students Participate in ICE Training

Mon, Nov 28, 2016 4:27 PM 
     Grade 11 and 12 students enrolled in the Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) program had an opportunity to share ideas and interact with a diverse range of industry leading local businesses and organizations. The first of three Innovation, Creativity and ... 

Bullying Awareness & Prevention Week 2016

Wed, Nov 23, 2016 8:54 AM 
     To coincide with Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week, which takes place from November 20 – 26, 2016, a number of interactive and engaging learning initiatives that support student and staff well-being are underway in Bluewater District School Board. ...