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Staff News – November 17, 2020

Date: November 17, 2020 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that Desiree Smith will be taking on a new temporary role as Principal, Special Projects. Part of this role will include delivering the virtual Demonstration Schools’ program for Amethyst, Sagonaska, and Trillium Demonstration Schools. Desiree will be responsible for overseeing research related to demonstration school programming and will […]

NOV 17

In Touch – November 2020

Date: November 6, 2020 | Categories: amethyst | Tags: newsletter

1515 Cheapside StreetLondon, Ontario, N5V 3N9Tel. (519) 453-4400 / 1-866-640-0044Fax (519) 453-4193Website: pdsbnet.ca/amethystTwitter: @AmethystSchoolMrs. Sherry Eacrett (Residence Manager)Mr. Sean Gregory (Principal) Dates to Remember Tue. Nov. 3 – School Council (5:30 pm) Mon. Nov. 9 – PA Day (No Classes) Wed. Nov. 11 – Remembrance Day Nov. 16-20 – Bullying Awareness & Prevention Fri. Nov. 20 – […]

NOV 06

Sagonaska Virtual Tour Day

Date: October 15, 2020 | Categories: sagonaska

Sagonaska Demonstration School, Belleville, Ontario Information sharing Classroom & residence visits Speak with teachers & students Welcome Families and Students October 21, 2020 9:30am – 11:00amOR6:00pm – 7:00pm Welcome Educators October 22, 2020 9:30am – 10:30amOR3:00pm – 4:00pm Register by email or phone: Wendy.O’Neil@ontario.ca(613) 967-2830 ext. 288 Jeff.Hockett@ontario.ca(613) 967-2830 ext. 287

OCT 15

In Touch – October 2020

Date: October 9, 2020 | Categories: amethyst | Tags: newsletter

1515 Cheapside StreetLondon, Ontario, N5V 3N9Tel. (519) 453-4400 / 1-866-640-0044Fax (519) 453-4193Website: pdsbnet.ca/amethystTwitter: @AmethystSchoolMrs. Sherry Eacrett (Residence Manager)Mr. Sean Gregory (Principal) Dates to Remember Mon. Oct. 12 – Thanksgiving Holiday Fri. Oct. 16 – IEPs Go Home Mon. Nov. 9 – PA Day (No Classes) Wed. Nov. 11 – Remembrance Day Happy Thanksgiving As we prepare for […]

OCT 09

Staff News – September 4, 2020

Date: September 4, 2020 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that Michelle (Miao) Zhu will be joining the Financial Services Unit within the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB) as the Financial Officer for the Milton and Belleville sites effective September 8, 2020. Michelle was the successful candidate in the competition for the Financial Officer position, which closed […]

SEP 04

Staff News – September 4, 2020

Date: September 4, 2020 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that Jamie Gover will be starting as Vice Principal of E.C. Drury School for the Deaf, Secondary School Program. Jamie joined the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB) in 2016 as the Vice Principal of Resource Services and Outreach Programs, Deaf and hard of hearing program. Prior to […]

SEP 04

Staff News – August 31, 2020

Date: August 31, 2020 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that Jennifer Murray was the successful candidate in the competition for the acting Policy/Issues Analyst position. Jennifer has policy development and issue management experience from her role as Supervisor of Operations Development for Tribunals Ontario (SJTO) and her previous role as Policy and Program Analyst with the Provincial […]

AUG 31

Minister Congratulates Graduates

Date: July 27, 2020 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch

Minister sends congratulatory message to all graduating students of 2019-2020. Grade 12 Students Grade 8 Students Kindergarten Students

JUL 27

Staff News – July 15, 2020

Date: July 15, 2020 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Hello everyone, Please be advised that Lisa Morden is no longer with the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch. I wish her well in her future endeavours. Please direct any program specific questions to Ginette Faubert by email at Ginette.faubert@ontario.ca; who will be acting for Jeanne Leonard while she is on vacation over the summer months. […]

JUL 15

PDSB Survey

Date: July 3, 2020 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch

As we plan for next year and the various scenarios of what school may look like in light of COVID-19, we are asking for parent/guardian and student (all Gr 4-12+ please) feedback about your experience this year. For students younger than Grade 4, they are welcome to also complete the survey if they can. This […]

JUL 03