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Catholic school board deficit shrinks by $1.28 million

The Catholic school board’s projected deficit will be $1.28 million lower than originally forecast, according to updated budget figures to be presented to trustees at Tuesday’s board meeting. 526 more words

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Catholic school board to create Construction Academy

Local construction officials welcomed Wednesday’s announcement that the Catholic school board will open a Construction Academy this fall as a critical step to addressing the skilled labour shortage in the industry. 789 more words

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More teachers required after province reduces class sizes

The Ministry of Education’s announcement Wednesday that class sizes are going to be reduced beginning this fall is good news for those seeking full-time teaching jobs. 702 more words

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Catholic school board recycles batteries to battle zinc diet deficiency

There are lives in those dead AA batteries that are tossed away by the millions every year.

Six children’s lives per battery to be precise. 468 more words

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Boards applaud province's financial literacy program

The province is hoping the addition of a financial literacy component to the high school curriculum will help students make more sense out of their dollars and cents. 506 more words

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Province wants school boards, municipalities to co-operate on rural education issues

It’s come too late to save Harrow District High School, but Sherry Bondy hopes Minister of Education Mitzie Hunter’s plan to seek new approaches to rural education will save another community’s school. 747 more words

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Intergenerational mentoring boosts kids' confidence, grades

“Sometimes we make a mess, don’t we?” Sandy Ladouceur said as she unpacked cupcakes, icing sugar and decorative supplies.

“Oh, yeah,” Kailyn replied with a big grin before the pair’s latest messy assignment. 501 more words

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