Posted on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 12:08 PM
At a virtual Award Ceremony on April 22, 2022, GECDSB teacher Steven Langlois was awarded the prestigious G. Robert McConnell Award from the Ontario Modern Languages Teacher Association (Est. 1886). This award is in recognition of his many years of work to support the field of French as a Second Language through his creation of pedagogical resources as an author and composer. Steven serves as a Special Assignment Literacy Teacher (SALT) working with teachers from Riverside Secondary School, Belle...
Posted on Monday, April 04, 2022 11:47 AM
The GECDSB hosted a virtual community budget presentation on March 29th, 2022. The presentation provided an overview of the current budget, budget planning process and considerations for the 2022-23 budget. Watch the presentation below.
Posted on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 09:48 AM
The Student of the Month for March is Elise Holbrook, a Grade 11 student at Walkerville Collegiate Institute. Elise is an ideal student to represent this month’s theme of “creativity”.
Elise has so many talents and imaginative ideas that she has shared with the world. A student at the Walkerville Centre for the Creative Arts, Elise studies drama, vocal, piano, and visual art.
Some of Elise’s first musical inspirations were Elton John, David Bowie and the music of Wicked and Hamilton. Elise was cast...
Posted on Friday, March 18, 2022 10:50 AM
I hope that everyone had a wonderful March Break.
As we return to school on Monday, March 21st we will do so without many mandates that have been in place for close to 2 years. You can view the details here on our website.
It is encouraging that provincial health professionals, endorsed by the government of Ontario, have made these recommendations. Everyone can take this as an indication that we are able to begin resuming a more normal lifestyle.
However, while some restrictions have been lifted,...
Posted on Friday, March 04, 2022 02:54 PM
As the experience of the COVID-19 pandemic evolves locally and provincially, directions in our school communities are continually adjusted and revisited, keeping in mind that the health and safety of our students and staff remains our top priority.
After consulting with the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU), the senior administrative teams at local school boards have decided to adopt the following measures regarding sports and extracurricular activities for students:
- Boards no...