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New schools top list of local education priorities

Closing a high school built in the 1920s and constructing a new one in the downtown is the absolute No. 1 priority for the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board. 800 more words

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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

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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

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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. 1,027 more words

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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

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