The Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board has approved the establishment of accommodation reviews to consider the future of: - Lakefield District Secondary School and Lakefield Intermediate School.
- Armour Heights Public School and King George Public School.
- George Hamilton Public School
Please find below information on these accommodation reviews.
Success starts at KPR; now's the time to register for Kindergarten starting in September 2016. Our schools are stimulating, caring environments with a broad range of programs and opportunities to help students excel in learning, succeed in life, and enrich our communities. Click here for registration information.
Mental health: resources for parents & guardians
KPR is introducing a series of monthly articles for parents and guardians on child and youth mental health. The November 2015 article takes a look at what schools teach students about mental health in the elementary and secondary grades.
With School Cash Online, parents have the convenient and secure option of paying for school items online, 24/7. Learn more…
Ontario has released an updated Health and Physical Education curriculum to give students accurate information that will help keep them safe and healthy.
The province is also providing parents with resources to help them understand and participate in what will be taught to their children.
KPR is seeking students’, parents’, guardians’, staff and community members’ preferences for two possible school year calendar options for 2016-17. Please complete our survey here and let us know which of the following two options you prefer for Winter Break next year:
Option A – Monday, December 19, to Friday, December 30, 2016
Option B – Monday, December 26, 2016, to Friday, January 6, 2017
Survey deadline is Thursday, December 10.
KPR has launched new resources on bullying in November 2015. They include large posters exploring bullying and conflict, to promote positive, healthy relationships. A monthly series of articles on bullying also began in November in school newsletters and websites.
In KPR, we have over 32,000 students in close to 100 schools across 7,000 square kilometres. As responsible stewards, we need to ensure that our schools provide optimum physical environments to complement the academic, social and emotional learning environment.
Our new Long Term Accommodation Plan was developed with input from various stakeholders, including focus group meetings held in five different low-enrolment secondary schools.
Learn more about the calculation of the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board’s (KPR's) and Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington District School Board’s (PVNCC's) Education Development Charges (EDCs), to be implemented in new EDC by-laws for the Municipality of Clarington.