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Ontario Schools Will Start Learn At Home On January 4th

The Ontario Provincial Government announced yesterday that there will be a province wide lock-down beginning on Boxing Day, this will see the schools closed as well for at least one week, longer depending on which board and which grade level.

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School Reopening Information June 22nd 2020

The uncertainty of the COVID-19 situation has resulted in an open ended plan being announced by Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Minister of Education Stephen Lecce when it comes to the reopening of schools in the fall. The current plan

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School Strikes To Go Ahead Today

The Ontario Provincial Government made an announcement this week that it was willing to bend on some of the key issues that had been discussed in the months of Teacher strikes, which have shut down schools in all parts of

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Another Single-Day Work Action By OSSTF Set For Wednesday, Dec 11th

It will have been one week since a school shut down occurred when the next strike takes place, if things proceed as scheduled. Two months ago one was avoided when CUPE job action was threatened as the staff representatives and

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Over Half Of Grand Erie School Board Schools Gone Green

Grand Erie District School Board this past week announced that more than half of the board’s 72 schools were rewarded for their environmental efforts in 2018-19 with 38 earning EcoSchools Certification. Initiatives led by students include introducing recycling programs, encouraging

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BCI Ready To Host This Year’s National Theatre School Festival Provincial Showcase

Photo (from Grand Erie Communications): Anna Bowald (Left) and Mckinnley Hoskins (right) prepare for this year’s National Theatre School Festival at BCI.

While Brantford Collegiate Institute and Vocational School may not have a production in the provincial showcase at the National Theatre School Festival this year (last year’s And She Split the Sky in Two advanced to the finals –  the best showing for

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Open And Closed Wednesday Feb 27 2019

Mohawk College is closed; McMaster University is open.   Regular morning and afternoon student transportation is running and schools are open for the District School Board of Niagara and the Niagara Catholic District School Board.   Waterloo Region buses to

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Cancellations And Closures For Monday Feb 25 2019

With the high winds and blowing snow making travel a little treacherous this morning there have been a few cancellations and closures announced Today which include the following;   All Grand Erie Schools/Board facility sites in Brant, Haldimand & Norfolk

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Closed Due To Weather For Tuesday February 12 2019

With the Winter Storm and Freezing Rain Warnings in effect for Today it is no surprise that some school boards have made the decision to cancel transportation and keep schools closed Today for the safety of the children and staff.

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Closed Today Due To Inclement Weather Thursday Feb 7 2019

Once again we are faced with some hazardous road conditions and that has led to some cancellations this morning.   From the Brant-Haldimand-Norfolk Catholic District School Board: transportation is cancelled and all schools and board facilities in all zones are closed to

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