Congratulations to the six HDSB teams competing in the Destination ImagiNation 2014 Global Finals: 16 countries 41 states 7 provinces 17,000+ attendees
- What: Global Finals 2014 Destination Imagination
- When: 7:30pm May 21 through to 10pm May 24
- Where: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
- HDSB Teams: CHNorton PS, Sam Sherratt PS, Post’s Corners PS, Abbey Park HS
The Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) was held last week, May 10-17, in Windsor, ON. Students representing Hamilton, Halton Region, Haldimand, Norfolk and Brant Counties, and Six Nations competed, with their trips funded by awards won at the 54th annual Bay Area Science and Engineering Fair in March.
BASEF 2014 HDSB Winners: HDSB’s sixteen competitors brought home 14 awards: one gold medal, three silver medals, seven bronze medals, two Challenge Awards and one interdisciplinary award. Continue reading
There were six phenomenal nominees this year for Burlington’s Best Junior Citizen of the Year. I don’t know how on earth any committee could choose between these deserving young people. Each of them are remarkable, generous, kind volunteers that manage to do so much for others and our community, all while working hard at school. Congratulations to each of you and your supportive families. We are so proud of you!
Generously supported by B’nai B’rith, and presented by Aubrey Friedman, this award is given to a student, 18 years of age or younger, who, through devoted and energetic service to worthy causes, has been an example to the community. The winner and nominees are: Continue reading
I was very impressed with the speeches prepared by Jovan and Sophie. Thank you for attending our May 7th Board meeting. You are the first Student Trustees to have been elected by HDSB gr7-12 students. Congratulations! My heartfelt thanks to outgoing Student Trustees, Allison Zheng and Zoha Khan: Girls, you have been wonderful to work with. I’ve enjoyed hearing your views and listening to you share the student perspective on the issues we tackle at the Board table. We will miss you!
Jovan Sahi and Sophie Schneider assume duties in September