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Pierrefonds's Riverdale High forced to close, building to be handed over to French board | CBC News

Pierrefonds's Riverdale High forced to close, building to be handed over to French board | CBC News | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
Anglophone students at the Pierrefonds high school will be forced to transfer schools in September because of an overflow of students at the Commission scolaire Marguerite-Bourgeoys (CSMB)....
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From QCGN: <<CAQ MNA Christoper Skeete... - Bonjour-Hi Québec | Facebook

From QCGN: <<CAQ MNA Christoper Skeete... - Bonjour-Hi Québec | Facebook | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
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<<CAQ MNA Christoper Skeete answers questions concerning Anglo relations CJAD 800 - January 25, 2019
Coalition Avenir Québec MNA...
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CAQ set to turn Riverdale High School into a French school

CAQ set to turn Riverdale High School into a French school | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
The CAQ government is preparing to use exceptional measures to solve overcrowding in French schools by turning an entire English school into a French one.
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With CAQ's plan to abolish school boards, stakes are high in EMSB probe | CBC News

With CAQ's plan to abolish school boards, stakes are high in EMSB probe | CBC News | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
The Education Ministry's investigation into governance issues at Quebec's largest English-language school board couldn't come at a worse time, with legislation in the works to abolish all Quebec school boards.
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CAQ tables bill to lower school taxes | CTV News

The provincial government has introduced legislation to standardize school taxes across Quebec. School tax rates across the province vary from 10 cents per $100 of property valuation to 31 cents per $100.
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EMSB chastises chair Angela Mancini | CTV News

School commissioners with the English Montreal School Board officially rebuked chair Angela Mancini and called on her to apologize for her behaviour....
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Quebec to investigate allegations at English Montreal School Board | The Star

Quebec to investigate allegations at English Montreal School Board | The Star | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
Quebec’s education minister Jean-Francois Roberge said the board’s council of elected commissioners, which oversees a $280-million budget, is frequently “paralyzed” by internal conflicts.
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English Montreal School Board chair sanctioned by ethics commissioner - Montreal | Globalnews.ca

English Montreal School Board chair sanctioned by ethics commissioner - Montreal | Globalnews.ca | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
A contentious ethics complaint against the chair and former co-chair of the English Montreal School Board has been resolved.
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Trade school resurgence with welding investments - Canadian Metalworking

Trade school resurgence with welding investments - Canadian Metalworking | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
The growth of post-secondary programs, particularly in colleges, tends to indicate where a driving need in industry lies. The opening of two new programs in Toronto and Montreal suggests that welders and fabricators are in demand.
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Westmount Park Elementary School students to be temporarily relocated to 2 separate buildings - Montreal | Globalnews.ca

Westmount Park Elementary School students to be temporarily relocated to 2 separate buildings - Montreal | Globalnews.ca | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
A contentious plan to split Westmount Park Elementary School students up during a two-year renovation blitz is officially moving forward.
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New Frontiers School Board

New Frontiers School Board | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
To find out about the new Special Needs School in Chateauguay. .. and to suggest a name, click here!  Settlement in a class action against Quebec school boards / Fees paid by parents for textbooks, instructional material and educational services
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Lester B. Pearson School Board fighting to prevent Riverdale High School from being transferred | CTV News

Education Minister Jean-Francois Roberge is going to transfer Riverdale High School from the Lester B. Pearson School Board to the Commission Scolaire Marguerite Bourgeoys, and do so this summer.
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Quebec to transfer underused Riverdale High School to francophone school system

Quebec to transfer underused Riverdale High School to francophone school system | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
The education minister said he would do the same thing if an underused francophone school was needed to ease crowding in the English system.
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Honoré Mercier School on Instagram: “Sibling registration starts tomorrow! @honoremercier #weareenglishmtl #emsb”

Honoré Mercier School on Instagram: “Sibling registration starts tomorrow! @honoremercier #weareenglishmtl #emsb” | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
11 Likes, 0 Comments - Honoré Mercier School (@honoremercier) on Instagram: “Sibling registration starts tomorrow!@honoremercier #weareenglishmtl #emsb”...
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“Straight Talk About Cannabis” Parent Information Session

“Straight Talk About Cannabis” Parent Information Session | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
Connexions Resource Centre serves and promotes the health, well-being and vitality of the English-speaking population of the Outaouais in Quebec...
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Westmount Park parents get details about two-year school closure | CTV News

Officials with the English Montreal School Board met with parents of 700 students to provide details about the impending closure of a school....
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Education Governance Trends 2018: Is Nova Scotia a National Bellwether Province?

Education Governance Trends 2018: Is Nova Scotia a National Bellwether Province? | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
The Canadian education system is largely provincially-driven and stands as among the most decentralized among the member states in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).Within the baker's dozen-sized group known as the Council of Ministers of Education Canada (CMEC), the...
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Parents at Marymount Academy speak out against another planned school cohabitation | CTV News

Parents voiced their concerns at a special EMSB meeting Wednesday night, with the focus on Westmount Park elementary school closing for renovations and where those students will move.
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Montreal West parents worry about room at Edinburgh Elementary for local kids - Montreal | Globalnews.ca

Montreal West parents worry about room at Edinburgh Elementary for local kids - Montreal | Globalnews.ca | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
Last year, Edinburgh Elementary rejected 47 new families--some in favour of unzoned students. ...
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School board to inspect all schools after carbon monoxide leak | CBC News

School board to inspect all schools after carbon monoxide leak | CBC News | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
The head of Montreal's Marguerite Bourgeoys school board says all of the board's schools will be inspected as soon as possible, after around 50 students and staff were treated in hospital for carbon monoxide exposure Monday.
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Homepage ETSB | Eastern Townships School BoardEastern Townships School Board | Commission Scolaire Eastern Townships

Homepage ETSB | Eastern Townships School BoardEastern Townships School Board | Commission Scolaire Eastern Townships | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
Eastern Townships School Board – Back to school for the 2018-2019 school year! Magog, August 28, 2018 – Wednesday, August 29, 2018 is back to school for students in the elementary and secondary levels at the Eastern Townships School Board. Personnel in schools and centres will be greeting over 5390 students at the elementary and …
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Home - QESBA

Home - QESBA | English Parents' Committee Association | Scoop.it
The purpose of the Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA) is to advocate appropriate education for students in both the youth and adult sectors and to enhance the effectiveness of school commissioners and member school boards in the areas of education, finance, administration and labour relations.
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