Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s); Trillium Lakelands District School Board (TLDSB) believes all members of our community have the right to feel safe and protected. TLDSB will respond to all student behaviour that poses a potential risk to other students, staff and/or members of the community. TLDSB’s Threat and Risk Assessment and Response Procedure (OP-6531) requires that parents/guardians are notified that TLDSB does investigate any worrisome or threatening behavior exhibited by a TLDSB student, and that the board has a policy and procedure in place to support the investigation. This letter serves as the required notification about this process. Threat and risk assessment [...]
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Spotlight: Session 3 - Day School & Co-operative Education The Adult & Alternate Education Centre is offering some great Day School courses for Session 3! All of the courses listed below will be offered at the start of Session 3 (December 5, 2018 and ending January 30, 2019). Please check out our Day School page for more details on where each course is being offered. Co-operative Education Learn about yourself and how your interests, skills, aptitudes and abilities fit into the workplace. Learn what employers in the workplace expect and show perspective employers your abilities. Explore the job [...]
Block 2 Exams Exams for all AAEC Block 2 courses will take place on Monday, December 3, 2018. Exams will start during period 1. If you have any questions regarding your exam schedule, please contact your teacher for details. Block 3 Block 3 courses will start on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.
Dear Parent/Guardian, The Government of Ontario has released data regarding drinking water quality for schools. Our school building has been identified as having a lead concentration above or close to the provincial standard during a ‘standing’ drinking water test. A ‘standing’ sample is taken from water that has been sitting in the pipes for more than 6 hours. The recommendation from the Government of Ontario for an exceedance of lead in a ‘standing’ sample is to flush the school plumbing daily. Trillium Lakelands District School Board (TLDSB) complies with legislation and regulations surrounding safe drinking water. Drinking water is tested [...]
Spotlight: Online Courses (2018-2019) The Adult & Alternate Education Centre is offering some great online courses this year! All of the courses listed below are now being offered as part of our continuous intake model, which means that you can start anytime! The following courses are being offered online at all AAEC locations starting October 19, 2018: English (Grade 12 College) This course emphasizes the consolidation of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life Students will analyse a variety of informational and graphic texts, as well as literary texts from [...]
Session 2 Starts October 19, 2018 Check out the following AAEC programs that are available for Session 2 at all Centres: Day School BTA3O - Information and Communication Technology: The Digital Environment (Grade 11 Open) ENG3C - English (Grade 11 College) ENG4C - English (Grade 12 College) OLC4O - The Ontario Secondary School Literacy Course (Grade 12 Open) Co-operative Education Co-operative Education Co-operative Education ENG3C - English (Grade 11 College) ENG4C - English (Grade 12 College) OLC4O - The Ontario Secondary School Literacy [...]
Legalization of Recreational Cannabis - Parent Info Sheet You may be concerned about the impact the legalization of cannabis may have on our schools. The following information and resources will help you to understand how Trillium Lakelands District School Board is addressing the new cannabis legislation. Recreational cannabis is not to be used, possessed, bought, or cultivated by individuals under the age of 19 All existing rules about recreational cannabis use by students remain in effect. While cannabis is no longer classed as an illegal substance, possession is still illegal for students under the age of 19; Students may not [...]
Professional Development – Friday, October 26, 2018 School of Alternate Education Time: 9:30am - 2:30pm Location: Lindsay AAEC “The Fundamentals of Math: A Teacher’s Guide” 9:30 am - Introduction to Focussing on the Fundamentals of Math 10:30 am - Fundamentals of Math across the curriculum (Grade 9 course focus) 11:30 am - Assessment and Evaluation - practices to support student thinking and learning 12:30 pm - Lunch 1:10 pm - School Improvement Planning for Student Achievement and Well Being: What changes need to be made to our school improvement plan to reflect the Fundamentals of Math? Other school SIPSA [...]
Every October Children’s Aid Societies across the province raise awareness about the rights of children and youth to safety and well-being, and the responsibility of adults and community services to help children, youth, and families who need support. On Ontario Dress Purple Day we join together with our key partners, Boards of Education, schools, and child care centres and homes, to share this positive message that help is available and to celebrate the community that cares for kids and families. This year Ontario Dress Purple Day will take place on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. To support Ontario Dress Purple Day [...]