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BWDSB Provincial and National Recognition
06/24/2024
From science, mathematics, and public speaking, to athletics... Read More about BWDSB Provincial and National Recognition
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BWDSB Celebrates 2024 Awards of Excellence
06/18/2024
Bluewater District School Board’s final Regular Meeting of t... Read More about BWDSB Celebrates 2024 Awards of Excellence
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BWDSB Multi-Year Strategic Plan Survey
05/27/2024
Bluewater District School Board wants to hear from members o... Read More about BWDSB Multi-Year Strategic Plan Survey
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2024-2025 Administrative Placements
05/22/2024
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2024-2025 Administrative Placements
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Agriculture Program Celebrated at Grey Roots
05/02/2024
The start of an exciting new chapter and innovative partners... Read More about Agriculture Program Celebrated at Grey Roots
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BWDSB 2024-2025 Budget Public Consultation Survey
02/07/2024
Bluewater District School Board is seeking public feedback a... Read More about BWDSB 2024-2025 Budget Public Consultation Survey
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Chair and Vice-Chair Determined
11/21/2023
At the Initial Meeting of the Board on November 21, 2023, Bl... Read More about Chair and Vice-Chair Determined
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2023-24 Administrative Placements Update
10/26/2023
Bluewater District School Board announces the following...... Read More about 2023-24 Administrative Placements Update
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Return of Awards of Excellence
06/22/2023
The Regular Meeting of the Board on June 20, 2023 featured t... Read More about Return of Awards of Excellence
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BWDSB Superintendent of Education Appointment
06/20/2023
Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce the a... Read More about BWDSB Superintendent of Education Appointment
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2023-24 Administrative Placements
05/17/2023
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2023-24 Administrative Placements
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CPP Meeting on April 25
04/21/2023
Bluewater District School Board will once again host specia... Read More about CPP Meeting on April 25
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2022–23 Administrative Placements Update
02/13/2023
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2022–23 Administrative Placements Update
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BWDSB 2023-2024 Budget Public Consultation Survey
02/10/2023
Members of the public are being invited to share their feedb... Read More about BWDSB 2023-2024 Budget Public Consultation Survey
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BWDSB Holds Inaugural Meeting of the Board
11/16/2022
At the Inaugural Meeting of the Board held on Tuesday, Novem... Read More about BWDSB Holds Inaugural Meeting of the Board
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BWDSB Trustee Recognized Provincially
10/19/2022
One of Bluewater District School Board’s longstanding truste... Read More about BWDSB Trustee Recognized Provincially
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
09/30/2022
Historical ceremonies, reflection, renewal, and unity marked... Read More about National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
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Provincial/National/International Awards 2021–22
06/22/2022
At the final Regular Meeting of the Board for the 2021 – 202... Read More about Provincial/National/International Awards 2021–22
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2022–2023 Administrative Placements
06/08/2022
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2022–2023 Administrative Placements
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BWDSB Announces Superintendent Appointment
05/17/2022
Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce...... Read More about BWDSB Announces Superintendent Appointment
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CPP Meeting on April 12
04/05/2022
Bluewater District School Board is inviting local community ... Read More about CPP Meeting on April 12
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BWDSB to Launch Student Demographic Census 2022
02/18/2022
To better understand the needs of students and their familie... Read More about BWDSB to Launch Student Demographic Census 2022
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2021-2022 Administrative Placements Update
02/16/2022
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2021-2022 Administrative Placements Update
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One-to-One Laptops for Secondary Students
02/10/2022
To further support online learning, a greater need for techn... Read More about One-to-One Laptops for Secondary Students
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BWDSB 2022-2023 Budget Public Consultation Survey
02/03/2022
Bluewater District School Board is inviting members of the p... Read More about BWDSB 2022-2023 Budget Public Consultation Survey
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2021-2022 Administrative Placements Update
12/08/2021
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2021-2022 Administrative Placements Update
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BWDSB Elections and Director’s Annual Report
12/07/2021
At the Initial Meeting of the Board on Tuesday, December 7, ... Read More about BWDSB Elections and Director’s Annual Report
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2021-2022 Administrative Placement Update
11/17/2021
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2021-2022 Administrative Placement Update
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2021-2022 Administrative Placements Update
07/05/2021
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2021-2022 Administrative Placements Update
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Accessible Menstrual Hygiene Products
06/24/2021
Starting in September 2021, designated female and gender-neu... Read More about Accessible Menstrual Hygiene Products
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BWDSB 2021-2022 Budget Public Consultation Survey
02/03/2021
Bluewater District School Board is inviting members of the p... Read More about BWDSB 2021-2022 Budget Public Consultation Survey
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2020-2021 Administrative Placement Update
12/04/2020
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2020-2021 Administrative Placement Update
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2020-2021 Administrative Placements Update
11/18/2020
Bluewater District School Board announces the following admi... Read More about 2020-2021 Administrative Placements Update
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BWDSB Releases Details of Return to School Plans
08/07/2020
BWDSB shares planning for the safe reopening of schools in S... Read More about BWDSB Releases Details of Return to School Plans
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2020-21 Administrative Placements Update
07/24/2020
BWDSB Announces an administrative placements update...... Read More about 2020-21 Administrative Placements Update
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2020–2021 Administrative Placements Update
06/26/2020
BWDSB Announces an administrative placements update...... Read More about 2020–2021 Administrative Placements Update
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BWDSB Announces Superintendent Appointment
06/18/2020
Lauren Penner Lipsett becomes Superintendent of Education ef... Read More about BWDSB Announces Superintendent Appointment
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BWDSB 2020-2021 Budget Public Consultation Survey
02/06/2020
BWDSB is inviting members of the public to participate in an... Read More about BWDSB 2020-2021 Budget Public Consultation Survey
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BWDSB Moving Forward with Markdale School Build
01/14/2020
Next steps announced in construction of Beavercrest Communit... Read More about BWDSB Moving Forward with Markdale School Build
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BWDSB Director of Education to Retire
12/17/2019
After 38 years serving public education, Alana Murray is ret... Read More about BWDSB Director of Education to Retire
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2019-20 Administrative Placement Update
10/15/2019
BWDSB announces an administrative placement update...... Read More about 2019-20 Administrative Placement Update
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New Home of JDSS Marks Official Opening
10/03/2019
A special ceremony was held on Thursday, October 3, 2019...... Read More about New Home of JDSS Marks Official Opening
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BWDSB Moving Forward with Meaford School Build
09/27/2019
Minister Lecce attends a ground breaking ceremony at the bui... Read More about BWDSB Moving Forward with Meaford School Build
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Alexandra Eagles Host First Pow Wow
07/02/2024
The sun shone and temperature soared outside the home of the... Read More about Alexandra Eagles Host First Pow Wow
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Year-end Message from the Chair and Director
06/27/2024
On behalf of the Board of Trustees and senior leadership tea... Read More about Year-end Message from the Chair and Director
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BWDSB Archers are Right on Target
06/26/2024
On Thursday, April 11, 2024, Bluewater District School Board... Read More about BWDSB Archers are Right on Target
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2024 Long Service Staff and Retirees Recognized
06/21/2024
Milestones and retirements were celebrated as part of an ann... Read More about 2024 Long Service Staff and Retirees Recognized
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Adult Education Class of 2024
06/20/2024
Students in Bluewater District School Board's Adult Educatio... Read More about Adult Education Class of 2024
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Board Meeting Highlights - June 18, 2024
06/19/2024
Trustees recognized the 2024 Awards of Excellence recipients... Read More about Board Meeting Highlights - June 18, 2024
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SAL Student Forum a Celebration of Success
06/13/2024
Approximately 30 students from across Bluewater District Sch... Read More about SAL Student Forum a Celebration of Success
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End of an Era Flag Football Tournament
06/04/2024
It is the end of an era for a long standing sporting traditi... Read More about End of an Era Flag Football Tournament
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BWDSB Hosts Rainbow Student Conference
06/03/2024
The colours of love and acceptance shone in their full vibra... Read More about BWDSB Hosts Rainbow Student Conference
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Minister of Education Stephen Lecce speaking at podium in gym with Canada and Ontario flags in background
New School Build Announced for Dundalk
05/31/2024
The Ontario government is investing $28 million in Bluewater... Read More about New School Build Announced for Dundalk
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Letter from Minister Lecce - May 31, 2024
05/31/2024
Please view the following letter from Minister of Education ... Read More about Letter from Minister Lecce - May 31, 2024
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Great Canadian High School Hospitality Challenge
05/30/2024
Eleven student teams from local secondary schools, including... Read More about Great Canadian High School Hospitality Challenge
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BWDSB Hosts Indigenous Student Forum
05/29/2024
Approximately 100 self-identifying Indigenous students in Gr... Read More about BWDSB Hosts Indigenous Student Forum
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Take Your MPP to School Day in BWDSB
05/23/2024
The diverse trades related programming in the tech wing at O... Read More about Take Your MPP to School Day in BWDSB
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Board Meeting Highlights - May 21, 2024
05/22/2024
Special guest, Dave Shorey, Executive Director at Georgian C... Read More about Board Meeting Highlights - May 21, 2024
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Students Compete in Science Olympics
05/21/2024
Students from six secondary schools in Bluewater District Sc... Read More about Students Compete in Science Olympics
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World Education Support Personnel Day 2024
05/16/2024
Thursday, May 16, 2024 is World Education Support Personnel ... Read More about World Education Support Personnel Day 2024
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OSDSS Home and Team Building Team participants with their structure
BWDSB Students Shine at Skills Ontario
05/14/2024
Congratulations to our Bluewater District School Board stude... Read More about BWDSB Students Shine at Skills Ontario
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Students and GrandPals Connect
05/13/2024
An intergenerational opportunity for learning, storytelling,... Read More about Students and GrandPals Connect
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Two BWDSB Schools Collaborate on Buddy Benches
05/04/2024
Hepworth Central Public School has five new buddy benches to... Read More about Two BWDSB Schools Collaborate on Buddy Benches
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Mental Health Week - May 6-12, 2024
05/03/2024
Bluewater District School Board (BWDSB) is celebrating the C... Read More about Mental Health Week - May 6-12, 2024
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Letter from Minister Lecce to Parents/Guardians
04/29/2024
Please view the following letter from Minister of Education ... Read More about Letter from Minister Lecce to Parents/Guardians
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BWDSB Students Visit Virtual Auto Shop
04/26/2024
Through Bluewater District School Board’s ongoing partnershi... Read More about BWDSB Students Visit Virtual Auto Shop
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Board Meeting Highlights - April 16, 2024
04/16/2024
An overview was shared on public speaking opportunities for ... Read More about Board Meeting Highlights - April 16, 2024
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Budding Scientists Excel at Junior Fair
04/12/2024
The Junior Bluewater Regional Science and Technology Fair on... Read More about Budding Scientists Excel at Junior Fair
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MPP Rick Byers (left) and Bella-Sitara Singh Soares (right) at Queen's Park
Highpoint Student Heading to Queen’s Park
04/12/2024
A Highpoint Community School student has been selected to se... Read More about Highpoint Student Heading to Queen’s Park
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Elementary students being presented with certificates by staff
2024 Concours French Public Speaking Contest
04/11/2024
Bluewater District School Board's (BWDSB's) annual Concours ... Read More about 2024 Concours French Public Speaking Contest
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BWDSB Holds First Black Student Forum
04/10/2024
“We need you here.” “We are here because we care.” “We just ... Read More about BWDSB Holds First Black Student Forum
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Sullivan Community School student with Fears and Phobias display
Student Scientists Compete at Senior Fair
04/04/2024
Six students from Grey and Bruce Counties are preparing for ... Read More about Student Scientists Compete at Senior Fair
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Keppel-Sarawak student art of Northern Lights
Upcycling TOM Student Art Exhibition
04/04/2024
Owen Sound's Tom Thomson Art Gallery was a busy spot on Wedn... Read More about Upcycling TOM Student Art Exhibition
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Connecting Human Rights and Equity to Nature
04/02/2024
An overnight trip to the Bluewater Outdoor Education Centre ... Read More about Connecting Human Rights and Equity to Nature
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A Lesson in Cultural Awareness for New Teachers
03/27/2024
Over 20 new educators from schools across Bluewater District... Read More about A Lesson in Cultural Awareness for New Teachers
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Students Attend Tools in the Trades Bootcamp
03/25/2024
Students enrolled in the Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)... Read More about Students Attend Tools in the Trades Bootcamp
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East Ridge Mental Health Champions Support Youth
03/07/2024
Bluewater District School Board students are stepping up to ... Read More about East Ridge Mental Health Champions Support Youth
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Regional Skills Showcases Students in the Trades
03/04/2024
Bluewater District School Board students were among those fr... Read More about Regional Skills Showcases Students in the Trades
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Pink Shirt Day on February 28, 2024
02/26/2024
On Wednesday, February 28, Bluewater District School Board s... Read More about Pink Shirt Day on February 28, 2024
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February is Black History Month
02/01/2024
Bluewater District School Board is celebrating Black History... Read More about February is Black History Month
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'Best Teacher' trophy with apple and star shapes next to red apple on turquoise background
OTIP Teaching Awards - Nominations Open
01/22/2024
Nominate a deserving teacher in Bluewater District School Bo... Read More about OTIP Teaching Awards - Nominations Open
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Holiday Video Message from Chair and Director
12/22/2023
On behalf of Chair Jane Thomson and Director of Education Lo... Read More about Holiday Video Message from Chair and Director
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Kindness Project at Arran-Tara Elementary School
12/15/2023
Students in Barb Gordon's Grade 2 class at Arran-Tara Elemen... Read More about Kindness Project at Arran-Tara Elementary School
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Promoting Music Education in our Schools
11/24/2023
Strike up the band! November and December are popular months... Read More about Promoting Music Education in our Schools
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NII Explore instructor helps students code a Cue robot
NII Explore Introduces Coding Lesson Plans
11/22/2023
Rock, paper, scissors… robot?? At this week’s NII Explore Co... Read More about NII Explore Introduces Coding Lesson Plans
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Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2023
11/17/2023
November 19 to 25, 2023 is Bullying Awareness and Prevention... Read More about Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2023
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On November 11, We Remember
11/10/2023
Lest we forget. Remembrance Day on November 11 represents ou... Read More about On November 11, We Remember
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A New Era for Child Care in Tobermory
11/06/2023
Families on the Bruce Peninsula now have expanded child care... Read More about A New Era for Child Care in Tobermory
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Treaties Recognition Week, November 5-11, 2023 with BWDSB logo and Ontario treaty map in background
Treaties Recognition Week from November 5 to 11
11/04/2023
From November 5 to 11, 2023, Ontario celebrates Treaties Rec... Read More about Treaties Recognition Week from November 5 to 11
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Co-op Students Tour Bruce B Hydro One Switchyard
11/02/2023
A group of 17 students from this semester’s secondary school... Read More about Co-op Students Tour Bruce B Hydro One Switchyard
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School Bus Safety Week/Driver Appreciation Day
10/18/2023
School Bus Safety Week from October 16 to 20 emphasizes the ... Read More about School Bus Safety Week/Driver Appreciation Day
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Child Care Worker and ECE Appreciation Day 2023
10/16/2023
Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation ... Read More about Child Care Worker and ECE Appreciation Day 2023
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Local Government Week from October 16 to 20, 2023
10/15/2023
In Bluewater District School Board, we join our partners at ... Read More about Local Government Week from October 16 to 20, 2023
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Statement on Events in Middle East
10/12/2023
Bluewater District School Board expresses deep sadness over ... Read More about Statement on Events in Middle East
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A Thankful Message from the Chair and Director
10/06/2023
With the long weekend upon us, we would like to take a momen... Read More about A Thankful Message from the Chair and Director
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World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2023
10/04/2023
Bluewater District School Board recognizes and thanks all th... Read More about World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2023
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Custodian's cleaning products in hallway with BWDSB logo and "thank you" sticky note in honour of National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day on October 2
National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day 2023
10/01/2023
National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day on October 2 pro... Read More about National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day 2023
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Orange T-shirt hanging on clothesline next to BWDSB logo and call to action, "Wear orange this Friday, September 29!"; #EveryChildMatters
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2023
09/27/2023
The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which coincid... Read More about National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2023
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CODE on Supporting Students/Gender Expression
09/21/2023
The Council of Ontario Directors of Education (CODE) has iss... Read More about CODE on Supporting Students/Gender Expression
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BWDSB Statement on Inclusivity
09/20/2023
Bluewater District School Board is committed to fostering a ... Read More about BWDSB Statement on Inclusivity
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Minister's Back-to-School Message
09/08/2023
As the 2023-24 school year begins, Stephen Lecce, Minister o... Read More about Minister's Back-to-School Message
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Chair and Director Back-to-School Video Message
09/05/2023
As we begin the 2023-24 school year, we are pleased to share... Read More about Chair and Director Back-to-School Video Message
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Director's Statement on Recent Tragedies
08/25/2023
Like so many, I am deeply saddened and shocked by recent tra... Read More about Director's Statement on Recent Tragedies
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Another Terry Fox Run Milestone for BWDSB
07/12/2023
Bluewater District School Board has surpassed another milest... Read More about Another Terry Fox Run Milestone for BWDSB
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BPDS Achieves Platinum as EcoSchool
07/04/2023
Another EcoSchools year is in the books, and the Bruce Penin... Read More about BPDS Achieves Platinum as EcoSchool
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Director's Year-end Message - June 30, 2023
06/30/2023
The end of the school year is a time for celebration and ref... Read More about Director's Year-end Message - June 30, 2023
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Long Service and Retirement Recognition 2023
06/23/2023
Bluewater District School Board staff who are retiring and t... Read More about Long Service and Retirement Recognition 2023
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BWDSB Return of Awards of Excellence
06/22/2023
The Regular Meeting of the Board on June 20, 2023 featured t... Read More about BWDSB Return of Awards of Excellence
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BWDSB Superintendent of Education Appointment
06/20/2023
Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce the a... Read More about BWDSB Superintendent of Education Appointment
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Alexandra student group photo with mountain and water in background
Eagle to Eagle Exchange Takes Flight
06/14/2023
The Canada Sports Friendship Exchange Program provided 24 Gr... Read More about Eagle to Eagle Exchange Takes Flight
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SDSS students celebrate with their trophy in the courthouse
SDSS Tops Mock Trial Competition
06/12/2023
Students from Saugeen District Senior School recently had a ... Read More about SDSS Tops Mock Trial Competition
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National Indigenous History Month 2023
05/31/2023
During National Indigenous History Month in June, Bluewater ... Read More about National Indigenous History Month 2023
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BWDSB Celebrates Pride Month
05/31/2023
Happy Pride Month from Bluewater District School Board! Held... Read More about BWDSB Celebrates Pride Month
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Great Canadian Hospitality Challenge
05/25/2023
From mocktails to uphill skiing, students from John Diefenba... Read More about Great Canadian Hospitality Challenge
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Red dresses on display at Kelso Beach at Nawash Park
OSDSS REDress Project Connects to Community
05/23/2023
To coincide with Red Dress Day earlier this month in honour ... Read More about OSDSS REDress Project Connects to Community
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JDSS students in group performance on stage
JDSS Musical Addresses Pandemic
05/18/2023
John Diefenbaker Senior School students recently took to the... Read More about JDSS Musical Addresses Pandemic
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House replica made out of Lego pieces and wooden popsicle sticks sits atop draft design of prototype
ICE Day Tiny House Challenge
05/18/2023
Bluewater District School Board secondary students enrolled ... Read More about ICE Day Tiny House Challenge
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World Education Support Personnel Day on May 16
05/15/2023
On Tuesday, May 16, 2023, we acknowledge and celebrate the c... Read More about World Education Support Personnel Day on May 16
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Indigenous Student Forum Promotes Empowerment
05/10/2023
Over 100 Indigenous students from several schools across Blu... Read More about Indigenous Student Forum Promotes Empowerment
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BPDS students stand in front of Ontario Envirothon banner inside Bluewater Outdoor Education Centre
Envirothon a BPDS Tradition
05/08/2023
On Monday, May 1, a team of Grade 11 students from Bruce Pen... Read More about Envirothon a BPDS Tradition
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Get REAL presenters in front of students in gymnasium
Get REAL Promotes Inclusion and Kindness
05/03/2023
“To provide a quality education for every student in a safe,... Read More about Get REAL Promotes Inclusion and Kindness
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Education Week 2023
05/01/2023
Bluewater District School Board is joining schools from acro... Read More about Education Week 2023
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Sharing Our Stories During Mental Health Week
04/28/2023
May 1 to 7 is Mental Health Week across Canada! The Canadian... Read More about Sharing Our Stories During Mental Health Week
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BWDSB Students Putting the Planet First
04/24/2023
As part of Earth Month throughout April, Bluewater District ... Read More about BWDSB Students Putting the Planet First
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Public Speaking Opportunities Abound for Students
04/20/2023
At the Regular Meeting of the Board on Tuesday, April 18, 20... Read More about Public Speaking Opportunities Abound for Students
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Alexandra's Stanley Pot Showdown
04/18/2023
During the afternoon of Friday, April 14, the Alexandra Hock... Read More about Alexandra's Stanley Pot Showdown
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Student Innovation on Display at Science Fair
04/17/2023
A new generation of local young scientists is providing us w... Read More about Student Innovation on Display at Science Fair
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Keppel Cougars Hold Read-A-Thon
04/06/2023
Keppel-Sarawak Elementary School students and staff are prom... Read More about Keppel Cougars Hold Read-A-Thon
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JDSS boys hockey team group photo with Trojans and OFSAA logos
JDSS Boys Hockey Team Earns Spot at OFSAA
04/05/2023
As hockey season wraps up, the John Diefenbaker Senior Schoo... Read More about JDSS Boys Hockey Team Earns Spot at OFSAA
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Concours participants on and at base of staircase at BWDSB Education Centre
Concours d'art oratoire 2023
04/01/2023
It was a packed house at the Bluewater District School Board... Read More about Concours d'art oratoire 2023
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Trustee Atkinson presenting at podium with Bev Gateman and board staff
Ontario Student Nutrition Program Still Thriving
03/29/2023
At the March 21, 2023 Regular Meeting of the Board, trustees... Read More about Ontario Student Nutrition Program Still Thriving
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Regional Skills Returns
03/10/2023
Following a hiatus of a few years due to pandemic restrictio... Read More about Regional Skills Returns
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Director's Message - March 10, 2023
03/10/2023
It is exciting to see the signs of spring begin to surround ... Read More about Director's Message - March 10, 2023
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$1,000 Scholarship Opportunity
03/08/2023
Applications are now open for the fourth year of the Public ... Read More about $1,000 Scholarship Opportunity
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Nuclear Innovation Institute speaks with students at roundtable
SHSM Students Participate in ICE Event
03/03/2023
A group of Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) students in B... Read More about SHSM Students Participate in ICE Event
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Pink Shirt Day 2023
02/21/2023
Pink Shirt Day is on Wednesday, February 22, 2023. It is an... Read More about Pink Shirt Day 2023
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Students and staff blending music at DJ station
Students Make STEM Connections Through Music
02/13/2023
Bluewater District School Board educators continue to proact... Read More about Students Make STEM Connections Through Music
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JDSS Hosts Pan-African Flag Ceremony
02/11/2023
As part of board-wide recognition of Black History Month in ... Read More about JDSS Hosts Pan-African Flag Ceremony
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Beavercrest Community School
Beavercrest Replacement Moving Forward
02/08/2023
Plans for the Beavercrest Community School replacement build... Read More about Beavercrest Replacement Moving Forward
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Hillcrest Elementary School girls' 2022-23 championship volleyball team
Bluewater Elementary Volleyball Returns
02/04/2023
After a long layoff, elementary volleyball is back and as st... Read More about Bluewater Elementary Volleyball Returns
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Director Wilder and Superintendent Penner Lipsett with the Stanley Cup
Hockey Week in Bluewater
01/21/2023
Students and staff in Bluewater District School Board were p... Read More about Hockey Week in Bluewater
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Normanby Fundraiser Garnering Amazing Support
01/17/2023
Normanby Community School in Ayton is a fine example of a sm... Read More about Normanby Fundraiser Garnering Amazing Support
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Celebrating Educational Support Professionals
01/11/2023
At the December 20, 2022 Regular Meeting of the Board, Bluew... Read More about Celebrating Educational Support Professionals
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Stay Up to Date on Bus Cancellations/Delays
12/16/2022
With the arrival of winter weather, parents/guardians are re... Read More about Stay Up to Date on Bus Cancellations/Delays
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Two Schools Finalists in CBC Music Challenge
12/08/2022
Two Bluewater District School Board schools are top 10 final... Read More about Two Schools Finalists in CBC Music Challenge
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Hepworth Central Students Celebrate Métis Week
11/23/2022
To celebrate Métis Week, Hepworth Central Public School invi... Read More about Hepworth Central Students Celebrate Métis Week
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Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2022
11/18/2022
Ontario has designated the week that begins on the third Sun... Read More about Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2022
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Remembrance Day on November 11, 2022
11/11/2022
On Remembrance Day, Bluewater District School Board students... Read More about Remembrance Day on November 11, 2022
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Treaties Recognition Week 2022
11/05/2022
November 6 to 12, 2022 is Treaties Recognition Week in Ontar... Read More about Treaties Recognition Week 2022
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Adult Education Graduation 2022
10/24/2022
Bluewater District School Board's 2022 Adult Education gradu... Read More about Adult Education Graduation 2022
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BOEC Celebrates 50 Years
10/18/2022
An open house held on Sunday, October 16, 2022 at the Bluewa... Read More about BOEC Celebrates 50 Years
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Child Care Worker and ECE Appreciation Day 2022
10/18/2022
Tuesday, October 18, 2022 is Child Care Worker and Early Chi... Read More about Child Care Worker and ECE Appreciation Day 2022
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School Bus Safety and Driver Appreciation
10/17/2022
School Bus Safety Week from October 17 to 21, 2022 recognize... Read More about School Bus Safety and Driver Appreciation
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Director's Message - October 7, 2022
10/07/2022
As we head into the Thanksgiving weekend, I would like to ta... Read More about Director's Message - October 7, 2022
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World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2022
10/05/2022
On World Teachers’ Day, Bluewater District School Board hono... Read More about World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2022
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2022
09/29/2022
Bluewater District School Board joins Canadians to honour th... Read More about National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2022
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Students Envision Sustainable Communities
09/26/2022
A group of students from Owen Sound District Secondary Schoo... Read More about Students Envision Sustainable Communities
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East Ridge Hosts 169th Sydenham Fall Fair
09/23/2022
September 22, 2022 marked the 169th Sydenham Fall Fair, whic... Read More about East Ridge Hosts 169th Sydenham Fall Fair
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Director's Back-to-School Video Message 2022-23
09/02/2022
As we prepare for the start of the 2022 – 2023 school year o... Read More about Director's Back-to-School Video Message 2022-23
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OYAP Level 1 Grads Honoured
07/19/2022
Three separate graduation events for local students enrolled... Read More about OYAP Level 1 Grads Honoured
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CDCS Kindness Project
07/14/2022
Following the period of isolation brought on by the COVID-19... Read More about CDCS Kindness Project
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HCCS Cardboard Boat War
07/06/2022
It was smooth sailing for Mr. Koeslag's Grade 8 students at ... Read More about HCCS Cardboard Boat War
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Director's Year-end Message - June 30, 2022
06/30/2022
As we transition into summer, I would like to spend a moment... Read More about Director's Year-end Message - June 30, 2022
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Long Service and Retirement Recognition 2022
06/27/2022
Bluewater District School Board retirees and those celebrati... Read More about Long Service and Retirement Recognition 2022
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Thoughtful Space Unveiled at Alexandra
06/21/2022
On National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21, Alexandra Com... Read More about Thoughtful Space Unveiled at Alexandra
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OSDSS Student Artists Depict Meanings of Love
06/13/2022
Students from Owen Sound District Secondary School are displ... Read More about OSDSS Student Artists Depict Meanings of Love
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Northport Foraging Adventure
06/10/2022
For centuries, our surrounding forests and woodlands in Grey... Read More about Northport Foraging Adventure
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National Indigenous History Month 2022
06/01/2022
June is National Indigenous History Month. Bluewater Distri... Read More about National Indigenous History Month 2022
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Team Bluewater Excels at 2022 CWSF
05/26/2022
From May 16 to 20, six students from across Bruce and Grey c... Read More about Team Bluewater Excels at 2022 CWSF
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First Rider Program Ready to Roll
05/25/2022
The Association of Grey-Bruce Bus Operators First Rider Prog... Read More about First Rider Program Ready to Roll
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An Evening of Art at Northport
05/24/2022
Students, parents/guardians, grandparents, and community mem... Read More about An Evening of Art at Northport
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BWDSB Announces Superintendent Appointment
05/17/2022
Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce the a... Read More about BWDSB Announces Superintendent Appointment
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Team Bluewater Prepares for 2022 Virtual CWSF
05/09/2022
Two Bluewater District School Board students are part of a t... Read More about Team Bluewater Prepares for 2022 Virtual CWSF
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GOLD and SILVER at Skills Ontario
05/04/2022
Owen Sound District Secondary School (OSDSS) construction st... Read More about GOLD and SILVER at Skills Ontario
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Education Week 2022
05/02/2022
May 2 to 6, 2022 is Education Week across Ontario. The Mini... Read More about Education Week 2022
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OSDSS Represents at Skills Ontario Competition
04/27/2022
In the spring sun and breeze of a Friday afternoon, students... Read More about OSDSS Represents at Skills Ontario Competition
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National Volunteer Week 2022
04/25/2022
During National Volunteer Week, Bluewater District School Bo... Read More about National Volunteer Week 2022
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BWDSB Surpasses Another Terry Fox Milestone
04/12/2022
Bluewater District School Board has achieved another signifi... Read More about BWDSB Surpasses Another Terry Fox Milestone
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OSDSS Students Partnering in the Community
03/25/2022
Senior design students at Owen Sound District Secondary Scho... Read More about OSDSS Students Partnering in the Community
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SDSS Fundraises for Ukraine
03/14/2022
Around the world, a wave of blue and yellow is signaling hea... Read More about SDSS Fundraises for Ukraine
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Director's Message - March 11, 2022
03/11/2022
As we welcome March Break, a return to pre-pandemic times is... Read More about Director's Message - March 11, 2022
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Pink Shirt Day 2022
02/22/2022
Wednesday, February 23, 2022 is Pink Shirt Day. Bluewater D... Read More about Pink Shirt Day 2022
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Scholarship Opportunity for Secondary Students
02/04/2022
Applications are now open for the third and final year of th... Read More about Scholarship Opportunity for Secondary Students
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Child Care Investment of $600,000 at St. Edmunds
01/28/2022
The Ontario government has announced the investment of $600,... Read More about Child Care Investment of $600,000 at St. Edmunds
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Director’s Holiday Message
12/16/2021
The holiday season is once again upon us. Along with the us... Read More about Director’s Holiday Message
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Emerging Artists Unmasked
12/15/2021
Some amazing creations by senior art students at John Diefen... Read More about Emerging Artists Unmasked
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Trustee Elections and Director's Annual Report
12/08/2021
At the Initial Meeting of the Board on Tuesday, December 7, ... Read More about Trustee Elections and Director's Annual Report
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Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2021
11/19/2021
Bluewater District School Board students, staff, families, a... Read More about Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2021
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Remembrance Day 2021
11/11/2021
On November 11, Bluewater District School Board honours, rem... Read More about Remembrance Day 2021
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Reconciliation Hall Unveiled at SDSS
11/02/2021
Saugeen District Senior School’s (SDSS’) Reconciliation Team... Read More about Reconciliation Hall Unveiled at SDSS
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Treaties Recognition Week 2021
11/01/2021
Students and staff in Bluewater District School Board are le... Read More about Treaties Recognition Week 2021
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Try Like Terry
10/25/2021
As tradition would have it, this time of year signals an out... Read More about Try Like Terry
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Child Care Worker and ECE Appreciation Day 2021
10/20/2021
The 21st anniversary of Child Care Worker and Early Childhoo... Read More about Child Care Worker and ECE Appreciation Day 2021
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School Bus Driver Appreciation Day on October 20
10/19/2021
On Wednesday, October 20, 2021, we celebrate School Bus Driv... Read More about School Bus Driver Appreciation Day on October 20
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Local Government Week 2021
10/18/2021
From October 18 to 22, Bluewater District School Board joins... Read More about Local Government Week 2021
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Getting Crafty at Spruce Ridge
10/12/2021
Career exploration, art, literacy, and experiential learning... Read More about Getting Crafty at Spruce Ridge
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Director's Thanksgiving Message
10/08/2021
It is hard to believe that the Thanksgiving weekend is alrea... Read More about Director's Thanksgiving Message
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World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2021
10/05/2021
Bluewater District School Board celebrates teaching excellen... Read More about World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2021
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New Home of GBCS Marks Official Opening
09/30/2021
After more than 50 years of learning excellence in their for... Read More about New Home of GBCS Marks Official Opening
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BWDSB Recognized by Terry Fox Foundation
09/07/2021
As schools in Bluewater District School Board prepare for an... Read More about BWDSB Recognized by Terry Fox Foundation
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JDSS Proud of New SHSM Trailer
07/23/2021
The five Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) programs at Joh... Read More about JDSS Proud of New SHSM Trailer
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Students Hone Skills at High Level Welding Camp
07/14/2021
The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the ... Read More about Students Hone Skills at High Level Welding Camp
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Northport Video Recognized Provincially
07/06/2021
A talented group of Grade 6 Northport Elementary School stud... Read More about Northport Video Recognized Provincially
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Director's Year-end Message
06/28/2021
As a small way to express gratitude to our students, staff, ... Read More about Director's Year-end Message
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PCS Students Write to MP on Residential Schools
06/27/2021
Students in Grades 4, 5, and 6 at Paisley Central School eng... Read More about PCS Students Write to MP on Residential Schools
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GBCS Students Collaborate with Art Gallery
06/25/2021
Durham Art Gallery is collaborating with Georgian Bay Commun... Read More about GBCS Students Collaborate with Art Gallery
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Remembering Residential School Victims
06/01/2021
Devastating news was recently shared from Kamloops, British ... Read More about Remembering Residential School Victims
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June is Indigenous History Month
05/31/2021
Indigenous History Month, which occurs annually in June, is ... Read More about June is Indigenous History Month
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BWDSB Honours Pride Month 2021
05/30/2021
As colourful flags are raised around the world for Pride Mon... Read More about BWDSB Honours Pride Month 2021
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BWDSB Students Thank Frontline Workers
05/19/2021
Students across Bluewater District School Board continue to ... Read More about BWDSB Students Thank Frontline Workers
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Students Attend Virtual SOMA Event
05/17/2021
John Diefenbaker Senior School students participated in the ... Read More about Students Attend Virtual SOMA Event
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OSDSS Student Innovates for the Environment
05/12/2021
Global warming brings to the forefront a vast number of conc... Read More about OSDSS Student Innovates for the Environment
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Stephen Lewis Presents on the Power of Education
05/10/2021
“If you take on an issue and fight for it in a principled wa... Read More about Stephen Lewis Presents on the Power of Education
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Earth Day at JDSS
05/07/2021
From creating a promotional video to gathering trash in loca... Read More about Earth Day at JDSS
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Mental Health Week - May 3-9, 2021
05/03/2021
This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Canadian Mental ... Read More about Mental Health Week - May 3-9, 2021
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Education Week 2021
04/30/2021
Bluewater District School Board is celebrating Education Wee... Read More about Education Week 2021
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Students Collaborate with Local Artist on Mural
04/26/2021
Grade 9 Visual Arts students at Owen Sound District Secondar... Read More about Students Collaborate with Local Artist on Mural
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World Water Day at Spruce Ridge
03/29/2021
Timberwolves celebrate water! “Water means different things ... Read More about World Water Day at Spruce Ridge
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MCPS Students Take the Great Gulp
03/25/2021
In celebration of World Water Day on Monday, March 22, 2021,... Read More about MCPS Students Take the Great Gulp
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One Year of Pandemic Marked with 365 Words
03/11/2021
March 11, 2021 marks exactly 365 days since the World Health... Read More about One Year of Pandemic Marked with 365 Words
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Pink Shirt Day on February 24
02/23/2021
Bluewater District School Board is once again encouraging ev... Read More about Pink Shirt Day on February 24
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Alexandra Kindness Challenge
02/11/2021
Every February, the students and staff at Alexandra Communit... Read More about Alexandra Kindness Challenge
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Public Property Assessment Network Scholarship
02/08/2021
Eligible Bluewater District School Board secondary students ... Read More about Public Property Assessment Network Scholarship
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day at MCPS
01/26/2021
In honour of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 1... Read More about Martin Luther King Jr. Day at MCPS
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Screen Free Friday Afternoon at PESCS
01/21/2021
As remote learning winds down at Port Elgin-Saugeen Central ... Read More about Screen Free Friday Afternoon at PESCS
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Alexandra Eagle Tops International Math Contest
01/18/2021
A Grade 4 student at Alexandra Community School in Owen Soun... Read More about Alexandra Eagle Tops International Math Contest
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OYAP Kidder Cars Promote Mathematics Learning
01/11/2021
The Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) is helping t... Read More about OYAP Kidder Cars Promote Mathematics Learning
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Help Us #ShareTheGood
01/06/2021
We all know the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on those in ... Read More about Help Us #ShareTheGood
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A Lesson in Gingerbread Bridge Building
01/05/2021
A mixture of junior and intermediate students at Ripley-Huro... Read More about A Lesson in Gingerbread Bridge Building
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Northport Students Win Bruce Power Art Contest
01/04/2021
Students at Northport Elementary School in Port Elgin partic... Read More about Northport Students Win Bruce Power Art Contest
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A Busy Holiday Season at GHSS
12/24/2020
The spirit of giving has touched Grey Highlands Secondary Sc... Read More about A Busy Holiday Season at GHSS
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Holiday Hampers Help Local Families
12/17/2020
Georgian Bay Community School (GBCS) recently held a pair of... Read More about Holiday Hampers Help Local Families
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Giving Love from Macphail
11/30/2020
Caring for others is part of the Tiger spirit at Macphail Me... Read More about Giving Love from Macphail
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Virtual Coding at Hillcrest Central
11/23/2020
Students at Hillcrest Central School in Teeswater recently h... Read More about Virtual Coding at Hillcrest Central
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Parent Appreciation at Keppel
11/17/2020
The staff at Keppel-Sarawak Elementary School in Owen Sound ... Read More about Parent Appreciation at Keppel
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Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2020
11/15/2020
November 15 – 21, 2020 is Bullying Awareness and Prevention ... Read More about Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2020
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Remembrance Day 2020 in BWDSB
11/11/2020
Bluewater District School Board joins Canadians on Wednesda... Read More about Remembrance Day 2020 in BWDSB
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Treaties Recognition Week, November 2–6
10/31/2020
Bluewater District School Board students and staff are honou... Read More about Treaties Recognition Week, November 2–6
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Adult Education Drive-By Graduation 2020
10/22/2020
Sixty-four graduates from Bluewater District School Board's ... Read More about Adult Education Drive-By Graduation 2020
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Local Government Week – October 19-23
10/17/2020
Bluewater District School Board joins the Ontario Public Sch... Read More about Local Government Week – October 19-23
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Thanksgiving Director's Message - Oct 9, 2020
10/09/2020
As we head into the Thanksgiving weekend, I would like to ta... Read More about Thanksgiving Director's Message - Oct 9, 2020
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JDSS Terry Fox School Run a Success
10/08/2020
Despite the challenges of COVID-19, many schools in Bluewate... Read More about JDSS Terry Fox School Run a Success
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Mental Illness Awareness Week 2020
10/05/2020
Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW), October 4 - 10, 2020, ... Read More about Mental Illness Awareness Week 2020
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World Teacher's Day 2020
World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2020
10/05/2020
Bluewater District School Board recognizes the invaluable ro... Read More about World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2020
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Orange Shirt Day
Recognizing Orange Shirt Day on September 30
09/30/2020
Orange Shirt Day takes place on Wednesday, September 30, 202... Read More about Recognizing Orange Shirt Day on September 30
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Remote Learning
Remote Learning Delayed Until Sept. 16
09/11/2020
An important announcement regarding the delay of Bluewater D... Read More about Remote Learning Delayed Until Sept. 16
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Education Centre
Staggered Entry to Begin 2020-21
09/04/2020
The Ministry of Education has provided Ontario school boards... Read More about Staggered Entry to Begin 2020-21
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Video on Return to School in BWDSB
09/04/2020
Welcome Back - A Guide to Return to School in Bluewater Dist... Read More about Video on Return to School in BWDSB
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Author Temple Grandin Virtually Visits BWDSB
08/20/2020
Parents/guardians joined Bluewater District School Board sta... Read More about Author Temple Grandin Virtually Visits BWDSB
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Director's Message - July 23, 2020
07/23/2020
I hope all our students, parents/guardians, staff, partners,... Read More about Director's Message - July 23, 2020
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Every Child Deserves to be Heard
07/03/2020
As we enter an unusual summer with local families continuing... Read More about Every Child Deserves to be Heard
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Director’s Welcome Message – June 29, 2020
06/30/2020
I am delighted and humbled to share this initial message as ... Read More about Director’s Welcome Message – June 29, 2020
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Minister of Education Honours Graduates
06/24/2020
In honour of this year's graduates, a series of congratulato... Read More about Minister of Education Honours Graduates
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Superintendent of Education Appointment
06/19/2020
Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce the a... Read More about Superintendent of Education Appointment
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Bluewater Alumni Profile – Tina Buttineau
06/10/2020
We are pleased to celebrate some of the many examples of sta... Read More about Bluewater Alumni Profile – Tina Buttineau
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BWDSB Supports Pride Month
06/09/2020
Despite the closure of schools due to the COVID-19 pandemic,... Read More about BWDSB Supports Pride Month
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National Indigenous History Month 2020
06/02/2020
June is National Indigenous History Month. Bluewater Distric... Read More about National Indigenous History Month 2020
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World Education Support Personnel Day
05/14/2020
World Education Support Personnel (ESP) Day was launched in ... Read More about World Education Support Personnel Day
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Students Recreate Famous Works of Art
05/07/2020
Some senior art students are not allowing the limitations of... Read More about Students Recreate Famous Works of Art
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Internet Cafe Keeps Students Connected
05/05/2020
The John Diefenbaker Senior School Students' Council has bee... Read More about Internet Cafe Keeps Students Connected
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Celebrating Education Week, May 4–8
05/01/2020
With Education Week in Ontario occurring from May 4 – 8, 202... Read More about Celebrating Education Week, May 4–8
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East Ridge EcoSchools Team Celebrates Earth Week
04/30/2020
In celebration of Earth Week, several members of the EcoScho... Read More about East Ridge EcoSchools Team Celebrates Earth Week
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Board Meetings to be Held Online
04/20/2020
Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak and efforts to practice... Read More about Board Meetings to be Held Online
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Toy Drive Supports Student Well-being
04/08/2020
A toy initiative proposed by the owner of a local school bus... Read More about Toy Drive Supports Student Well-being
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JDSS Snow Olympics
03/20/2020
On Thursday, March 5, 2020, John Diefenbaker Senior School e... Read More about JDSS Snow Olympics
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Students' Art Displayed at Queen's Park
03/11/2020
A group of students from G.C. Huston Public School in Southa... Read More about Students' Art Displayed at Queen's Park
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Carnaval 2020 at Alexandra
02/19/2020
On Friday, February 14, Alexandra Community School held its ... Read More about Carnaval 2020 at Alexandra
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NWMO and Launch Pad Partner for Students
02/10/2020
The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) recently pa... Read More about NWMO and Launch Pad Partner for Students
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Battle of the Books at JDSS
01/31/2020
The 2020 Battle of the Books is underway at the John Diefenb... Read More about Battle of the Books at JDSS
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PSDS Students Meet Their Pen Pals
12/20/2019
An intergenerational project at Peninsula Shores District Sc... Read More about PSDS Students Meet Their Pen Pals
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Forest Program at PESCS
12/20/2019
The sounds and sights of learning appear rather different in... Read More about Forest Program at PESCS
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SOS Trailer 2.0 Officially Launches
12/06/2019
A local partnership is bringing opportunities for Grades 7 a... Read More about SOS Trailer 2.0 Officially Launches
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OSDSS Concert Band on Tour
11/28/2019
The Owen Sound District Secondary School (OSDSS) Music Depar... Read More about OSDSS Concert Band on Tour
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Making Waves for Good Mental Health
11/20/2019
On Thursday, November 14, the "Making Waves" Youth Leadershi... Read More about Making Waves for Good Mental Health
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Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2019
11/15/2019
November 17 – 23, 2019 is Bullying Awareness and Prevention.... Read More about Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2019
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Lest We Forget
11/11/2019
On November 11, Bluewater District School Board joins fellow... Read More about Lest We Forget
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Treaties Recognition Week, November 4 – 8, 2019
11/02/2019
Treaties Recognition Week is recognized annually during the ... Read More about Treaties Recognition Week, November 4 – 8, 2019
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New Transitions Program at GHSS
10/29/2019
In order to welcome its newest community members, a new prog... Read More about New Transitions Program at GHSS
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Child Care Worker/ECE Appreciation Day
10/24/2019
In honour of Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator ... Read More about Child Care Worker/ECE Appreciation Day
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School Bus Safety Week
10/21/2019
Student Transportation Service Consortium of Grey-Bruce is p... Read More about School Bus Safety Week
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BWDSB Youth Mental Health Champions
10/18/2019
Bluewater District School Board is proud of its latest Youth... Read More about BWDSB Youth Mental Health Champions
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New Home of JDSS Marks Official Opening
10/08/2019
After more than 95 years of excellence in its former locatio... Read More about New Home of JDSS Marks Official Opening
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World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2019
10/08/2019
Bluewater District School Board recognizes the critically im... Read More about World Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2019
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Mental Illness Awareness Week 2019
10/07/2019
Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is happening across Can... Read More about Mental Illness Awareness Week 2019
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Orange Shirt Day on September 30
09/30/2019
Monday, September 30, 2019 is Orange Shirt Day in honour of ... Read More about Orange Shirt Day on September 30
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MCPS Sports Purple for Rowan's Law Day
09/26/2019
On Wednesday, September 25th, students and staff at Mildmay-... Read More about MCPS Sports Purple for Rowan's Law Day
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"Zgaa-biig-ni-gan” Bridge Name Official
09/18/2019
A truly historic occasion helped to mark National lndigenous... Read More about "Zgaa-biig-ni-gan” Bridge Name Official
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Graduate Profile – Rebecca Alexander
09/10/2019
Bluewater District School Board is pleased to highlight some... Read More about Graduate Profile – Rebecca Alexander
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JDSS Celebrates Coop Education
07/17/2018
Local businesses and community partners who support students... Read More about JDSS Celebrates Coop Education
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National Indigenous History Month in BWDSB
National Indigenous History Month in BWDSB
07/05/2018
June was a busy month in Bluewater District School Board for... Read More about National Indigenous History Month in BWDSB
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OYAP Level 1 Cooks Graduate!
06/28/2018
Bluewater District School Board joins its dedicated staff fr... Read More about OYAP Level 1 Cooks Graduate!
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Emerging Leadership
Emerging Leadership in BWDSB
06/26/2018
As part of Bluewater District School Board’s strong focus on... Read More about Emerging Leadership in BWDSB
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Long Service and Retirement Recognition
06/21/2018
It was a celebratory evening with plenty of smiles and a few... Read More about Long Service and Retirement Recognition
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2018 Awards of Excellence
06/20/2018
As part of the final Regular Meeting of the Board for the 20... Read More about 2018 Awards of Excellence
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PSDS Hosts 12th Annual Pow Wow
06/19/2018
Bluewater District School Board is honouring National Indige... Read More about PSDS Hosts 12th Annual Pow Wow
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Living Library at RHCS
06/16/2018
Area students from Hillcrest and Lucknow Central Public Scho... Read More about Living Library at RHCS
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Alumni Profile – Valerie Lauckner-Morano
06/15/2018
We are pleased to celebrate some of the many examples of sta... Read More about Alumni Profile – Valerie Lauckner-Morano
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Alumni Profile – Natalie Lebovic
06/12/2018
We are pleased to celebrate some of the many examples of sta... Read More about Alumni Profile – Natalie Lebovic
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Pride Month 2018
06/11/2018
Bluewater District School Board is once again celebrating Pr... Read More about Pride Month 2018
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ZGAA-BIIG-NI-GAN: WE ARE CONNECTED
06/11/2018
On June 21, 2018, the bridge that spans the Saugeen River in... Read More about ZGAA-BIIG-NI-GAN: WE ARE CONNECTED
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"Read all About it" at Spruce Ridge
06/08/2018
Ms. Brown and Mrs. Klein's kindergarten class at Spruce Ridg... Read More about "Read all About it" at Spruce Ridge
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Only One You at East Ridge
06/08/2018
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Bluewater District School Board is located on the traditional land of the Saugeen Ojibway Nation, which is represented by the communities of Saugeen First Nation and Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation.
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