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Thumbnail Mathematics Professional Learning in Bluewater  Jamie Pettit  Bluewater District School Board is pleased to be partnering with Brock University to offer the Primary/Junior Mathematics Part 1 Additional Qualification course. Forty-four educators, representing teachers from kindergarten to Grade 6 and administration,  Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:13:02      524K 2017/4/26 1:49 PM
Thumbnail Posies Painted at Hepworth Central  Jamie Pettit  Spring flowers are popping up outside and inside at Hepworth Central Public School. Students dropped by the school library during the school day on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 to dab paint and contribute to a collaborative painting, with the juniors painting   Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:25:31      165K -
Thumbnail Minister of Education visits Bluewater District School Board   Jamie Pettit  It was an excellent opportunity to showcase the many diverse assets of our local rural school communities. Minister of Education Mitzie Hunter paid a visit to Bluewater District School Board on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 where she received tours of Paisley  Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:55:20      986K 2017/4/20 2:55 PM
Thumbnail Celebration of Innovation at Science Fair  Jamie Pettit  From agriculture to zoology, the diverse range of captivating projects was an amazing demonstration of innovation at its finest from some of our brightest young scientific minds! Bluewater District School Board students recently joined their student peers  Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:28:43      2.2M 2017/4/19 11:07 AM
Thumbnail Over 100 Students Attend Vimy’s 100th  Jamie Pettit  It was an impactful history lesson that over 100 students from four Bluewater District School Board secondary schools will never forget. To mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, participating students had the once-in-lifetime experience  Thu, 13 Apr 2017 19:16:15      588K 2017/4/13 2:47 PM
Thumbnail Students Collaborate on Mural Project  Jamie Pettit  During the week of April 3 - 7, 2017, a group of Saugeen District Secondary School and G.C. Huston Public School students had the unique opportunity to collaborate on an immersive mural project involving critically acclaimed Métis artist Christi Belcourt  Tue, 11 Apr 2017 09:35:06      1.1M 2017/4/11 9:32 AM
Thumbnail Fashion Under the Northern Lights  Jamie Pettit  Fashion was the passion at John Diefenbaker Senior School in Hanover as the fashion class held its annual show. The glitz and glamour of this year's trends in secondary school prom and Grade 8 graduation dresses and tuxedos, generously provided by local   Sat, 08 Apr 2017 20:01:55      672K 2017/4/7 3:43 PM
Thumbnail One Hundred Students Attend ICE Training   Jamie Pettit  The second of three Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship (ICE) training days scheduled for the current school year was held at the Bluewater District School Board Education Centre in Chesley on Friday, March 31, 2017. Approximately 100 Grade 11 and  Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:48:54      523K 2017/4/7 2:19 PM
Thumbnail Macphail Celebrates its Namesake  Jamie Pettit  They came from Dundalk, Durham, Eugenia, Flesherton, Kimberley, Markdale, Meaford, Owen Sound, Shelburne, and beyond to celebrate the life and achievements of the extraordinary Proton Township-born, Agnes Campbell Macphail! Fondly remembered as the Lady   Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:35:30      54K 2017/3/31 1:32 PM
Thumbnail 2017 Regional Technological Skills Challenge  Jamie Pettit  The future of the skilled trades in Bruce and Grey Counties is very bright! Bluewater District School Board secondary students enrolled in technological education courses joined other students from across the region on Friday, March 24, 2017 to showcase   Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:17:55      1.8M 2017/3/28 11:18 AM
Thumbnail Director's Message  Jamie Pettit  I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank the Board of Trustees for the opportunity to assume the position of Director of Education. I am both honoured and excited to assume this new role. After almost 35 years in Bluewater District School  Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:41:16      32K -
Thumbnail Lots of Socks for World Down Syndrome Day  Jamie Pettit  In recognition of World Down Syndrome Day on Tuesday, March 21, students and staff at Huron Heights Public School in Kincardine wore their craziest, most colourful socks as part of a popular awareness tradition. The practice revolves around the idea that  Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:20:31      226K 2017/3/23 4:18 PM
Thumbnail MCPS Winter Olympics  Jamie Pettit  It was a beautiful sunny day on Friday, February 17th at Mildmay-Carrick Public School for the annual Winter Olympics. The day began with all the students assigned to provincial teams, each of which was led by a Grade 7/8 student who was responsible for   Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:25:30      1.4M 2017/3/7 4:19 PM
Thumbnail Floor Hockey Day at Sullivan  Jamie Pettit  On Thursday, February 23, Sullivan Community School in Desboro hosted its 3rd annual floor hockey tournament. It was a great day of floor hockey with teams from Sullivan, Walkerton District Community, Arran-Tara Elementary, and Chesley District Community  Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:01:33      159K 2017/3/1 2:59 PM
Thumbnail BWDSB Announces Interim Director of Education   Jamie Pettit  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  Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:38:26      32K 2017/2/23 4:38 PM
Thumbnail Pink Shirt Day 2017   Jamie Pettit  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  Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:12:40      318K 2017/2/23 9:01 AM
Thumbnail JDSS Student a Skijoring World Champion  Jamie Pettit  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  Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:05:22      432K 2017/2/17 2:51 PM
Thumbnail Hillcrest Central Turns 50  Jamie Pettit  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,   Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:12:42      369K 2017/2/15 2:09 PM
Thumbnail Fit for Learning at Normanby  Jamie Pettit  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  Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:49:13      269K -
Thumbnail February is Black History Month  Jamie Pettit  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  Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:26:07      175K -