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Posted Thursday, June 15, 2017

StudentsPublished in The Examiner on June 15, 2017 St. Peter Saints athletes carted home 29 medals including 14 gold from the Special Olympics Ontario School Championships at Brock University in St. Catharines. The Saints won 14 gold, nine silver and six bronze medals and were met by a screaming throng of more than 500 fellow students when they arrived back at St. Peter Secondary School on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. “It was a wonderful return home,” said Saints coach Ernie Ellement. &ld...

Posted Tuesday, June 13, 2017

StudentsCatholic Board certified 12 schools with Ontario EcoSchools this year Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board (PVNC) is the third most energy efficient school board in Ontario according to the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority’s (TRCA) Sustainable Schools program. TRCA has published the 2017 Top Energy Performing Boards report in June 2017. Find our more here: www.sustainableschools.ca. Meanwhile, from energy conservation to environment...

Posted Thursday, June 08, 2017

Hailey HamiltonGrade 8 Holy Family CES student Hailey Hamilton was selected for a Catholic Student Leadership Award by her school in Bowmanville. But when PVNC honoured the 36 Catholic Student Leadership Award winners from each school in the Board on May 3, Hamilton was unable to attend the special ceremony. So, on Thursday, June 8, Director of Education Michael Nasello and Clarington Trustees Linda Ainsworth and Ruth Ciraulo attended the school to present Hamilton with her award in front of her schoolmates ...

Posted Thursday, June 08, 2017

FlowersStudents in Peterborough Catholic schools are putting the finishing touches on hundreds of Canada-themed art projects in the lead up to Canada’s 150th birthday. PVNC has partnered with the City of Peterborough’s Canada 150th Anniversary Celebrations Committee to sponsor the art projects at a dozen schools across Peterborough as well as four student art exhibits that will be displayed publicly during the City’s four-day celebration running June 29 to July 2. The Art School of ...

Posted Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Jake DouglasPublished by the Peterborough Examiner on Tuesday, June 6 St. Peter Catholic Secondary School Grade 9 student Jake Douglas won second place at the Canadian Geographic Challenge that wrapped up Monday, June 5 in Ottawa. It was his second time in the Top 20 of the national contest. He won a cash prize of $3,000 as well as a cruise along Canada's East Coast this summer Douglas, 15, received his prize from Ellen Curtis, director of education for the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, and Canad...