Decisions should be in the best interests of children not just about money

To the Editor: Re: "The ultimate goal of every teacher, regardless of subject, is self-esteem building. The subject(s) we teach are merely the tools we use. The time...

Denny’s Dam a fish ‘school’ of activity

Denny's Dam on the Saugeen River at Southampton was a busy place on Monday, October 15th, as the Lake Huron Fishing Club (LHFC), Biotactic...

I am calling in my marker, says retired teacher

To the Editor; This report addresses the Grades 7 and 8 crisis --- exiling them to Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS). This report will address my...

Aesthetic charm the key to tourism says reader

To the Editor: I would like the opportunity to express some concerns I have for Southampton’s buildings and overall street appeal. For the past month, Matt...

Move is an assault on the development of children says retired teacher

Pushing Grade 7 and Grade 8 students into an adult environment is unacceptable. The almighty dollar is barking at the notion common sense should rule. This move...

Saugeen Shores Public meeting on Relocating Grades 7 and 8

Bluewater District School Board is holding an information meeting on Monday, November 5, 2018 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Saugeen District Secondary School regarding...

Mathletics Challenge fosters on-going interest in math

Minister of Education, Lisa Thompson (MPP Huron Bruce) and Grey-Bruce Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker attended the third annual Mathletics Challenge held on Saturday,...

Reader disagrees with proposed Innovation Institute location

To the Editor:   I recently watched this discussion (Innovation Institute) on-line via the council web-cast. I think that it is a great idea and, for...

Teachers and Industry Professionals Collaborate at STEM Programming Event

As many as 40 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) secondary teachers joined industry engineers and technicians for a day of learning and collaboration...

SDSS trades students continue community work with Friends of MacGregor project

Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) trades program continues to work on construction projects with community groups, which is not only an advantage for the...

SDSS asks for community support in ‘I Give a Shirt’ campaign

The Sustainability Club at Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) is running the 'I GIVE A SH!RT' campaign for Waste Reduction Week, Oct. 15 –...

Local connection to Nobel Peace Prize winner

The Bruce-Grey Catholic School Board is very proud to announce that we have a local connection to a recent Nobel Peace Prize winner. Papy Mukenge, Principal at...

Nuclear industry job fair exceeds expectations

Those looking for possible employment in the nuclear industry came from far and wide, resumes in hand, to the first major Nuclear Job Fair...

Local teacher invited to the WE stage in Toronto

In the little community of Tara (Arron Elderslie) in Bruce County, the elementary school was a WE participant after filling out a year's end...