Media_Releases_Newsjavascript:void(0);Limestone Media ReleasesLimestone Media ReleasesMon, 15 Jan 2018 10:57:45 -0500Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:57:45 -0500en-USFirstClass Internet Services 12.124http://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/Icons/c29907javascript:void(0);7474 Committee seeking feedback on short list of names for new secondary school [Karen Smith (Communications)]Committee seeking feedback on short list of names for new secondary schoolhttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FFCDC1-10FFCDC3?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285199809@8850376something: -- January 15, 2018 Students, families, staff and the general public are being asked to provide their feedback on a short list of names being considered for Kingston’s new secondary school. Earlier this fall, we invited our school and broader communitiesJanuary 15, 2018 Students, families, staff and the general public are being asked to provide their feedback on a short list of names being considered for Kingston’s new secondary school. Earlier this fall, we invited our school and broader communitiesMon, 15 Jan 2018 10:57:45 -0500Media_Releases_News EQAO results show achievement in some levels continuing to improve [Karen Smith (Communications)]EQAO results show achievement in some levels continuing to improve http://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FFBC36-10FFBC37?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285195318@8850376something: -- Sepember 20, 2017 Grade 6 students and students with special needs show continued improvement in provincial assessments. The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) released reports on the 2016–2017 provincial assessments for each publicly fSepember 20, 2017 Grade 6 students and students with special needs show continued improvement in provincial assessments. The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) released reports on the 2016–2017 provincial assessments for each publicly fFri, 01 Dec 2017 09:10:12 -0500Media_Releases_News Help name Kingston’s new intermediate and secondary school [Karen Smith (Communications)]Help name Kingston’s new intermediate and secondary schoolhttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FF828F-10FF8292?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285180559@8850376something: -- The Integration Committee for Kingston’s new intermediate and secondary school is reaching out to our school communities for suggestions on what the new campus should be named. Students, families, staff and the broader community are being asked to provThe Integration Committee for Kingston’s new intermediate and secondary school is reaching out to our school communities for suggestions on what the new campus should be named. Students, families, staff and the broader community are being asked to provMon, 25 Sep 2017 09:55:24 -0400Media_Releases_News Contractor named for new Kingston intermediate & secondary school [Karen Smith (Communications)]Contractor named for new Kingston intermediate & secondary schoolhttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FF79CF-10FF7A00?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285178319@8850376something: -- Sept. 13, 2017 Bondfield Construction has been awarded the contract to build the Limestone District School Board’s new Kingston intermediate & secondary school on the Lyons and Kirkpatrick site. Bondfield was awarded the contract from among seven conSept. 13, 2017 Bondfield Construction has been awarded the contract to build the Limestone District School Board’s new Kingston intermediate & secondary school on the Lyons and Kirkpatrick site. Bondfield was awarded the contract from among seven conWed, 13 Sep 2017 09:55:04 -0400Media_Releases_News Ministry dismisses request for Administrative Review of Yarker school closure [Karen Smith (Communications)]Ministry dismisses request for Administrative Review of Yarker school closurehttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FF7457-10FF796F?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285176919@8850376something: -- September 5, 2017 The Ministry of Education has dismissed a request for an Administrative Review of the Yarker Family School Pupil Accommodation Review. At a Special Meeting of the Limestone District School Board of Trustees June 5, 2017, Trustees votedSeptember 5, 2017 The Ministry of Education has dismissed a request for an Administrative Review of the Yarker Family School Pupil Accommodation Review. At a Special Meeting of the Limestone District School Board of Trustees June 5, 2017, Trustees votedTue, 12 Sep 2017 11:15:40 -0400Media_Releases_News Trustees approve balanced budget for 2017-2018 [Karen Smith (Communications)]Trustees approve balanced budget for 2017-2018http://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FF4517-10FF4519?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285164823@8850376something: -- June 21, 2017 Trustees of the Limestone District School Board approved a balanced budget for the 2017-2018 school year, which includes total expenses of $268,970,131 at its regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday, June 21, 2017. “I would like to take thJune 21, 2017 Trustees of the Limestone District School Board approved a balanced budget for the 2017-2018 school year, which includes total expenses of $268,970,131 at its regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday, June 21, 2017. “I would like to take thThu, 22 Jun 2017 09:48:18 -0400Media_Releases_News Trustee acclaimed as President of OPSBA [Karen Smith (Communications)]Trustee acclaimed as President of OPSBAhttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FF1D8C-10FF1D8E?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285154700@8850376something: -- June 13, 2017 Limestone District School Board Trustee Laurie French has been acclaimed as President of the Ontario Public School Boards' Association (OPSBA) for the 2017-2018 school year at its Annual General Meeting held on June 9, 2017. President FrencJune 13, 2017 Limestone District School Board Trustee Laurie French has been acclaimed as President of the Ontario Public School Boards' Association (OPSBA) for the 2017-2018 school year at its Annual General Meeting held on June 9, 2017. President FrencTue, 13 Jun 2017 09:18:07 -0400Media_Releases_News Board approves closure of Yarker Family School [Karen Smith (Communications)]Board approves closure of Yarker Family Schoolhttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FF08AA-10FF08B7?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285149354@8850376something: -- June 5, 2017 At a Special Meeting of the Limestone District School Board of Trustees June 5, 2017, Trustees voted to close Yarker Family School in September 2018 and relocate its students to Odessa Public School. Furthermore, the Board voted to declare YJune 5, 2017 At a Special Meeting of the Limestone District School Board of Trustees June 5, 2017, Trustees voted to close Yarker Family School in September 2018 and relocate its students to Odessa Public School. Furthermore, the Board voted to declare YMon, 05 Jun 2017 21:35:48 -0400Media_Releases_News Limestone graduation rate surpasses provincial target [Karen Smith (Communications)]Limestone graduation rate surpasses provincial targethttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FEE438-10FEE439?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285140024@8850376something: -- May 9, 2017 More students in the Limestone District School Board are graduating than ever before as a result of focused efforts by educators and engaging specialty programs aimed at helping students achieve success whatever their strengths, interests andMay 9, 2017 More students in the Limestone District School Board are graduating than ever before as a result of focused efforts by educators and engaging specialty programs aimed at helping students achieve success whatever their strengths, interests andMon, 08 May 2017 16:40:42 -0400Media_Releases_News Kingston Intermediate/Secondary School to proceed to tender phase [Karen Smith (Communications)]Kingston Intermediate/Secondary School to proceed to tender phasehttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FED01B-10FED064?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285134875@8850376something: -- April 12, 2017 The Limestone District School Board is ready to proceed to tender for construction of the new Kingston intermediate and secondary school following Ministry approval of the design and cost consulting phase. Over the past few months, the LiApril 12, 2017 The Limestone District School Board is ready to proceed to tender for construction of the new Kingston intermediate and secondary school following Ministry approval of the design and cost consulting phase. Over the past few months, the LiThu, 13 Apr 2017 09:11:44 -0400Media_Releases_News LDSB among organization recognized for work with Syrian newcomers [Karen Smith (Communications)]LDSB among organization recognized for work with Syrian newcomershttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FE91AF-10FE91B2?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285118895@8850376something: -- February 14, 2017 The coalition of nearly 30 Kingston organizations helping Syrian newcomers has been awarded the 2017 Family Advocacy Award - the highest award given by Family and Children's Services or Frontenac, Lennox and Addington. The award, helFebruary 14, 2017 The coalition of nearly 30 Kingston organizations helping Syrian newcomers has been awarded the 2017 Family Advocacy Award - the highest award given by Family and Children's Services or Frontenac, Lennox and Addington. The award, helTue, 14 Feb 2017 11:05:02 -0500Media_Releases_News Board & City partner to provide experiential learning to secondary students [Karen Smith (Communications)]Board & City partner to provide experiential learning to secondary studentshttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FE2BAC-10FE2BC2?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285092780@8850376something: -- November 23, 2016 Community and curriculum will come together when students from the Katarokwi Aboriginal School and Second Chance program work together to cull overcrowded trees that will later be used in the construction of two indigenous teepees for uNovember 23, 2016 Community and curriculum will come together when students from the Katarokwi Aboriginal School and Second Chance program work together to cull overcrowded trees that will later be used in the construction of two indigenous teepees for uWed, 23 Nov 2016 13:00:24 -0500Media_Releases_News Board approves accommodation review for Yarker & Odessa schools [Karen Smith (Communications)]Board approves accommodation review for Yarker & Odessa schoolshttp://joycevilleps.limestone.on.ca/District%20Resources/Media_Releases_News/S10FE127B-10FE14A5?Plugin=RWD&Templates=RWDfcuid://O285086331@8850376something: -- October 20, 2016 The School Enrolment/School Capacity Committee (SE/SCC) of the Limestone District School Board voted on Sept. 28 to recommend a Pupil Accommodation Review, or PAR, be initiated for Yarker Family School & Odessa Public School to begin in October 20, 2016 The School Enrolment/School Capacity Committee (SE/SCC) of the Limestone District School Board voted on Sept. 28 to recommend a Pupil Accommodation Review, or PAR, be initiated for Yarker Family School & Odessa Public School to begin in Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:12:36 -0500Media_Releases_News