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First-time voters aren’t scared — when they are prepared

Posted September 20, 2021

Today is election day, many individuals will take to the polls to cast their vote — some young voters for the first time. Learn about how school programs prepared some young voters to take to the polls.

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Centennial CVI students participate in AP exams

Posted August 24, 2021

Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute has been offering students in grades 11 and 12 the opportunity to participate in Advanced Placement (AP) exams for over 25 years.

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Beyond Borders students to host virtual charity fundraiser 

Posted June 9, 2021

Upper Grand District School Board students in the Beyond Borders program have been busy preparing for their upcoming charity fundraiser, Elevate, on June 24, 2021.

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Learn how Norwell DSS LEAF program has adapted to a remote setting

Posted January 18, 2021

Students in the LEAF program at Norwell District Secondary School have had to shift to a virtual setting this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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GCVI Music has gone virtual this year for unique student experiences 

Posted October 23, 2020

Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute’s Music program has moved to an online setting this year to accommodate rehearsals and concerts under COVID-19 restrictions.  

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Headwaters students experience unique semester of ‘outdoor’ learning

Posted June 24, 2020

The students in the Grade 12 Headwaters program learned how to adapt the outdoor program this year due to the shift to distance learning.

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Be the Light – Beyond Borders students host Illuminate Gala

Posted January 21, 2020

Students in the Upper Grand District School Board’s Beyond Borders program presented their final project at the River Run Centre on January 18th in the form of a charity gala.

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CHSS students become first high school students in Ontario to get HAAS CNC Operator certification

Posted December 3, 2019

Two students from College Heights Secondary School have successfully completed the HAAS CNC Operator certification.

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Grade 8 students in the UGDSB get a taste of high school

Posted November 28, 2019

Students in grade 8 have been getting a taste of what high school will be like through the secondary school Grade 8 Days.

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Beyond Borders students meet with business and community leaders at Women in Leadership event

Posted November 5, 2019

On November 5, UGDSB’s Beyond Borders program and the Business Centre of Guelph-Wellington partnered to host the annual Women in Leadership Day at Tytler Public School.

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