The PIX 2018 photo contest saw a record number of entries; 240 in all! Congratulations to all participants. The selection committee settled on a photo by grade 6 student Coralie Cardinal from Holland Elementary School. Congratulations to Coralie, and to all the other winners in each category!
In line with the energy efficiency projects and contests, we are pleased to display our beautiful posters throughout all our establishments which demonstrate our initiatives in sustainable development! The firm, Énergère, has modernized our lighting and heating equipment, enabling CQSB to reduce its energy bill by 36% this year! Look for them in your child’s or your school shortly!
Friday, April 27, 2018 Holland Elementary School will host the 15th edition of the CQSB Performing Arts Festival (PAF) for elementary schools. Students from eight Central Québec School Board elementary schools will perform on stage in front of their peers. They will sing, dance, stomp, and act the better part of the morning. The afternoon will be filled with the excitement of developing new skills as students will attend a variety of workshops offered to them. The PAF gives our young budding artists an opportunity to shine on and off stage.
Dollard-des-Ormeaux School located in Courcelette, Québec, in partnership with the Académie Prodigi, have started a project titled “DDO Loops Into Coding”, which will be in place until the end of the school year.
The Quebec High School Improv Team participated in the Canadian Improv Games Provincial Championships in Montreal on March 23rd and March 24th. It was this team's first experience in a formal competition at the provincial level.
The World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on April 7th, under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as other related organisations. The World Health Day is held to mark WHO's founding, and is seen as an opportunity by the organization to draw worldwide attention to a subject of major importance to global health each year.
Tartan Day is a celebration of Scottish heritage on April 6th, the date on which the Declaration of Arbroath was signed in 1320. It originated in Canada in the mid-1980s. It spread to other communities of the Scottish diaspora in the 1990s.
Students and teachers at Riverside Regional High School rode for a good cause on Thursday, February 22, 2018. As part of the Inside Ride organized by Coast to Coast Against Cancer, they raised $7,876, that is $1,800 more than their goal!