Category Archives for "Elementary to Secondary School Transition"

Jan 18

Grade 9 Information Nights

Elementary to Secondary School Transition

Information nights are taking place at all Trillium Lakelands District School Board secondary schools for grade 8 students and their parents in January and February 2018. The transition to grade 9 is an exciting yet intimidating time for grade 8 students. There are tools and resources in place in Trillium Lakelands District School Board to make […]

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Apr 18

City of Kawartha Lakes Cardboard Boat Race Makes a Splash

apprenticeship , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program

Grade 8 students from schools across the City of Kawartha Lakes participated in the Cardboard Boat Race today at the Lindsay Recreation Complex, which explored many of the skills required to be successful in the skilled trades. Each school sent one team of four students to construct a cardboard boat in two hours with: 2- 4’x8′ sheets […]

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Nov 24

Grade 8 LINK Day at Haliburton Highlands S.S.

Elementary to Secondary School Transition , School news , Uncategorized

During the week of November 21st, the Grade 8 students from our feeder schools – J. Douglas Hodgson E.S., Archie Stouffer E.S. and Wilberforce E.S. came to experience optional courses offered by HHSS.  Students were able to try activities in courses such as Hospitality & Tourism, Technology, Music, Drama, Guitar and Art.  We had two very successful […]

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Apr 22

Pathways Advisory Meeting – Enhancing Community Partnerships

apprenticeship , Co-operative Education , Dual Credits , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , Postsecondary Education , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions , Specialist High Skills Major

The Student Success Department was honoured today to have members of the community participate in a Pathways Community Advisory Committee meeting. The session was an excellent opportunity to share important information about the wide range of student opportunities that Trillium Lakelands District School Board offers students and how TLDSB could further enhance this programming through […]

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Apr 15

Central Senior School’s Students As Researchers Team Selected for Provincial Conference

Elementary to Secondary School Transition , School news

The Students as Researchers (StAR) Team from Central Senior (@CentralSenior) was selected by the Ministry of Education to share their findings in the provincial StAR Conference on April 16, 2015. The Students as Researchers Conference is a response to students’ suggestions about the importance of learning life skills like research and critical thinking. The conference […]

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Apr 15

Over 300 TLDSB Students Experience Skilled Trades at Exhibition Place

apprenticeship , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , School news

More than 10,000 high school students from across Ontario attended Future Building 2015 in Toronto on April 14th and 15th to learn about the high-tech construction sector. Over 300 students, from the following schools, attended from Trillium Lakelands District School Board: Bobcaygeon Public School Fenelon Falls Secondary School Fenelon Township Public School JD Hodgson Elementary School Lady MacKenzie […]

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Apr 11

1st Annual Grade 8 Cardboard Boat Races to be Held in CKL

Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program

The Trillium Lakeland District School Board is hosting the 1st Annual Grade 8 Cardboard Boat Races for schools in the City of Kawartha Lakes (CKL). The event is brought to you by your Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) and Pathways Consultants.  The Cardboard Boat race will take place in Lindsay at the Lindsay Recreation Complex […]

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