Monthly Archives: March 2007

Students protest cuts – Renovations to Middleton high school on hold – the Herald

By GORDON DELANEY Valley Bureau MIDDLETON — Alexandra Soengkono is not yet old enough to vote, but the 17-year-old student swears she’ll remember the past few days when her time comes to enter the polling station, likely in the next … Continue reading

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Update on Proposed CDSA Bylaws

Based on feedback, we have struck the part of proposed bylaw 22 that read that HRSB and DOE employees could not be members of the Board, and changed membership to be all parents AND any member of a school SAC, … Continue reading

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Note on the Proposed Amendments to the Education Act

The Minister of Education held a briefing a few hours ago outlining her plans to implement the School Closure Process Review Report. The remarks of the Minister and the Amendment text are available on the website, as is the review … Continue reading

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Council to debate supplementary funding plan – Herald

By RICK CONRAD Education Reporter “There could be peace on supplementary funding in the Halifax region, but it would come at a price. Halifax regional municipality would cut the fund by $1.8 million and all taxpayers would pay the same … Continue reading

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Supplementary Funding Proposal Removes Protection, Choice

Please note this was updated at 8:00am to reflect that Arts and Music will be protected by the contract. BACKGROUND: There is a proposal to change Supplementary Funding that will be presented to HRM Committee of the Whole on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Update on Citadel District School Association Proposal

Twenty four representatives from fourteen schools in the Citadel family met on Feb 8th at the Halifax Forum. It was determined that there was a desire to form a permanent organization to represent our district. A drafting committee was struck, … Continue reading

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