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Motivational speakers teach students anything is possible

A man without legs who climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro, an indigenous elder and a dancing mayor reminded 1,200 Windsor students about their power to create social change. 517 more words

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Retirements, stabilizing enrolment brighten job picture for teachers

The combination of stable enrolment and retirements have both the public and Catholic school boards feeling optimistic they’ll need to hire teachers this fall.

The Greater Essex County District School Board expects to hire 15 French-language elementary teachers while the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board may need more high school teachers because of better enrolment numbers at the secondary level, along with a higher than usual number of retirees. 538 more words

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Catholic board boasting about increasing graduate rates

The Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board is boasting of its rate of students graduating from high schools.

According to data released by the Ministry of Education Tuesday, the number of students graduating from WECDSB secondary schools has jumped since last year and exceeds the provincial average. 220 more words

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WECSSA expected to nullify all Catholic Central basketball wins

All of Catholic Central’s senior boys basketball games this past season could be declared forfeits.

Windsor and Essex County Secondary Schools Athletic Association president Kim Larsen said the governing body will address such a recommendation at its next scheduled meeting. 550 more words

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Windsor-Essex Catholic District School board opts out of bingo lawsuit

The local Catholic school board will not join the massive bingo lawsuit against the City of Windsor and Town of Tecumseh.

Barb Holland, chair of the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board, said officials made the opt-out decision about two weeks ago during an in-camera discussion and announced it at Tuesday night’s public meeting. 275 more words

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Ministry of Education to fund consolidations at local Catholic schools

The Ministry of Education will be funding state-of-the-art renovations for four schools in west Windsor, Leamington and Amherstburg as part of a regional consolidation project. 416 more words

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Border officials arrest man who was attending Windsor high school as a teen

Canadian border officers have arrested an African man, believed to be 30 years old, who spent the last six months attending Catholic Central High School while posing as a teenager. 584 more words

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