At the December 1, 2015 Board of Education open meeting the Superintendent reported that theÂ Ministry of Education has directed school districts to add 10 hours of Curriculum Development time in the 2015-2016 school year to support the new curriculum. Â TheÂ following dates were chosen:
January 20, 2016 – Half Day Early Dismissal
February 18, 2016 – Half Day Early Dismissal
February 29, 2016 – Half Day Early Dismissal
April 27, 2016 – Half Day Early Dismissal
During this time teachers will have the opportunity to become familiar with the new curriculum that will be implemented in September.
The Board of Education approved the recommendation and the 2015-2016 school calendar has been updated to reflect the changes.