Special announcement: .

Strike Update:

Friday, February 21, 2020.

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF), which includes Provincial Schools Authority Teachers (PSAT), announced that their members will participate in a one-day full withdrawal of services (strike action) on Friday, February 21, 2020 at a number of Ontario school boards across the province, including the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch’s provincial schools, if a tentative agreement is not reached.

All provincial schools will remain open on Friday, February 21, 2020­ however, instructional programming will be suspended. Supervised activities will be provided during the school day. All residential programs will continue.

All demonstration schools remain open and full instructional programs continue.


Mise à jour sur la grève :

Le vendredi 21 février 2020 :

La Fédération des enseignantes et des enseignants des écoles secondaires de l'Ontario (FEESO), qui comprend des enseignantes et enseignants de l’administration des écoles provinciales (PSAT), a annoncé que ses membres participeront à une journée complète de retrait de services (grève) le vendredi 21 février 2020 dans plusieurs conseils scolaires de l’Ontario si aucun accord de principe n’est conclu.

Toutes les écoles provinciales seront ouvertes le vendredi 21 février 2020, mais le programme pédagogique est mise en suspens. Des activités supervisées seront offertes durant la journée scolaire. Il n’y aura aucune interruption aux programmes résidentiels.

Toutes les écoles d’application demeurent ouvertes et les programmes pédagogiques complets sont présentés.

Ministry of Education
Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch

News

Staff News – December 16, 2019

Date: December 16, 2019 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Sent on behalf of Holly Moran, Executive Director (A), Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch Hello Everyone, I am pleased to introduce a new Pay and Benefits Liaison to the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB). Keenan Peppiatt has accepted a temporary assignment as a Pay and Benefits Liaison with the Milton campus. Keenan has been […]

DEC 16

Staff News – November 29, 2019

Date: November 29, 2019 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Good afternoon, I would like to take the opportunity to acknowledge and thank Patrick Keyes for taking on the interim Executive Director role for the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB) on a short term assignment. As many of you are aware, Patrick joined the branch in September bringing in his knowledge of inclusive education and […]

NOV 29

Staff News – November 13, 2019

Date: November 13, 2019 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Sent on behalf of Patrick Keyes, Executive Director (A), Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that Sherry Eacrett was the successful candidate in the recent competition for the position of Residence Manager at the London campus. Sherry graduated in 2004 from Wilfred Laurier University with honours in Sociology. Over the […]

NOV 13

Staff News – August 16, 2019

Date: August 16, 2019 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Good afternoon, In follow-up to the staffing announcement regarding June Rogers’ departure as Executive Director, Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB) I am writing to provide the details on the interim Executive Director. Effective Monday, August 12, 2019, Jeanne Leonard will be assuming the duties of the Executive Director until September 2, 2019. Jeanne is […]

AUG 16

Staff News – July 18, 2019

Date: July 18, 2019 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Good morning, It is with mixed feelings that I announce that June Rogers will be leaving her role of Executive Director, Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB) effective August 11, 2019. June has graciously accepted to work on a special project for the ministry while she transitions to her retirement in January 2020. June joined […]

JUL 18

Staff News – February 28, 2019

Date: February 28, 2019 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Sent on behalf of June Rogers, Executive Director, Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that Andrea Akweter is now on board for a one year temporary assignment as Senior Procurement Advisor. Andrea joined the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB) Corporate Business Unit in Milton on February 18, 2019. Andrea has been […]

FEB 28

Staff News – October 17, 2018

Date: October 17, 2018 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Sent on behalf of June Rogers, Executive Director, Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch Hello everyone, It is with great pleasure that I am writing to advise you that Jean-François Boulanger has accepted the role of acting Principal of Centre Jules-Léger (CJL) Provincial School and CJL Resource Services. Mr. Boulanger is an experienced school principal at Conseil des écoles […]

OCT 17

Staff News – July 24, 2018

Date: July 24, 2018 | Categories: provincial and demonstration schools branch | Tags: staff news

Sent on behalf of June Rogers, Executive Director, Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch Hello everyone, I am pleased to announce that John Grochot was the successful candidate in the recent competition for the position of Transportation Coordinator effective September 1, 2018.  John was seconded to the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch (PDSB) in 2005 to […]

JUL 24