Former local journalist next head of Carleton University’s prestigious Journalism Program

Allan Thompson will be the next head of Carleton University’s prestigious journalism program as it embarks on its 75th anniversary celebrations in the coming...

Chromebook distribution supports Distance Learning

As of Friday, April 17th (2020), over 1,100 Chromebooks were distributed to Bruce Grey Catholic District School Board (BGCDSB) students and families to support...

Add your voice to the Bruce County Museum’s future plans

While everyone is in isolation, the work of the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre (BCM&CC) continues in anticipation of the day when it...

A message from the Bluewater District School Board Director of Education

This is a historic time in Bluewater District School Board as we adjust to an entirely new reality. You may have heard reported in...

BWDSB announces appointment of new Director of Education

Bluewater District School Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Lori Wilder to the position of Director of Education.  While the appointment is...

Today, April 9th – the first day of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Today, April 9th, memorializes the first day of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. It was a three-day battle, from April 9th to 12th, 1917, made...

Free On-Line Coding Classes for Students in Bruce, Grey and Huron Counties

  Logan Chauder is just eight years old. But this week, he found himself writing computer code while sitting at his dining room table --...

Open letter from Ontario Minister of Education

Dear Ontario parents, I am writing to you in unprecedented times. The foremost priority of the government is to keep all Ontarians safe, including our...

More clarity around recycling schedule

Apparently, there has been some confusion on Facebook regarding Saugeen Shores Recycling.  Below is the former official release that we received and published April...

Bruce County to hold a Live Q & A – Participate and Learn

Bruce County is rich in cultural heritage resources. Past activities of Indigenous peoples, the Great Lakes maritime history, pioneers, and people who founded our...

Government launches online portal for home learning

As a first step to ensure the continued learning of students, the government has launched an online portal dedicated to curating and providing access...

BWDSB Director’s March Break Message

It is hard to fathom that the so-called ‘blizzard’ of 2020 was only a few short weeks ago. Snowbanks are quickly receding, while bird...

Bluewater School Closures – COVID 19 – Q&A

  The following applies to the closure period of March 14 to April 5, 2020 as issued by Ministerial Order by the provincial government. Q. Will...

March Break extended to April 1st across Ontario

The Provincial government announced today that all publicly funded schools in Ontario will close for two weeks following March Break that would have taken...