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Immigrant students showing up in increasing numbers in area school boards

The flow of Syrian refugees into the Windsor area is beginning to show up in the local school system, but they are being supplemented by an equal number of immigrants from other nations. 686 more words

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Catholic school board issues new recommendations on proposed school closures

Leamington’s St. Louis Elementary School will remain open and Queen of Peace closed instead in the latest set of recommendations released Tuesday by the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board. 426 more words

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Immigration, returning families from out West help Catholic school board's bottom line

An immigration increase and the return of families from the West after the oil industry collapse are improving the financial picture of the Windsor-Essex Catholic School Board. 511 more words

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Public school board agrees to deals with two teacher unions

The Greater Essex County District School Board has reached tentative agreements with two of its local teachers’ union.

A deal was reached early Friday morning with the Windsor Essex unit of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario. 378 more words

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Byrne Foundation to hold fundraiser to expand bursary program

The financial support from winning a Byrne Foundation Bursary was long ago spent on her university education, but the unexpected empathy it provided Michelle Haifa remains an undiminished resource. 600 more words

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Catholic school board expands French Immersion to Belle River

The Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board is expanding its French Immersion program to Belle River.

The board announced Wednesday that dual-track French immersion will be offered at St. 118 more words

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Nowhere to go for students with special needs sent home from school

Matthew Abramson arrives home mid-afternoon and goes through the house like a whirlwind — wanting something to eat, watching his favourite television show and seeking out his treasured items. 945 more words

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