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Local industry decries cuts in manufacturing labs at high schools

The Canadian Association of Mold Makers is calling on the public and Catholic school boards to reverse a trend it believes is contributing to a shortage of skilled trades in Windsor and Essex County. 372 more words


Area schools discharged contaminated water into creeks and ditches

The Greater Essex County District School Board paid about $4,000 a week for more than a year to truck sewage from two rural schools to municipal treatment plants after at least 25 incidents of spilling contaminated water into local waterways. 783 more words


Few Windsor schools accessing money to engage parents (With video)

Windsor schools are getting fewer funds than many boards across Ontario for parent engagement programs that are crucial in a region with low literacy levels and high unemployment, say education advocates. 1,030 more words


Good reason for one school board

Re: Toppling the top-heavy Catholic board, Star editorial, July 2.
Re: Number of Catholic board execs criticized, by Dave Waddell, June 30.

This is regarding the recent articles on the top-heavy Windsor-Essex Catholic School Board. 77 more words


The Star's View: Bloated Catholic board has too many execs, too few kids

Today there are fewer students, fewer teachers and fewer schools within the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board than in 2001, yet it continues to have the same number of senior administrators and superintendents as it did 13 years ago. 413 more words


City council OK's demolition of St. Bernard School in east Windsor

An 84-year-old Catholic elementary school in Windsor’s east end will soon meet a wrecking ball — despite the property’s inclusion on the municipal heritage list. 505 more words


School's out forever at St. Gregory Elementary in Tecumseh (with video)

The mood was bittersweet at St. Gregory Catholic Elementary School on Friday when classes ended not only for the summer, but forever.

The Tecumseh school has been slated for permanent closure as a result of the… 741 more words