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Griffin Yacynuk

Silicon Halton TU20’s Summer Intern: Griffin Yacynuk

We are continuing to share the stories of young people who found summer internships through the Silicon Halton Tech Under 20 (TU20) program. This week will cover Griffin Yacynuk 

Mayor Rob Burton with Bring it to Council! student Councillors (L-R) William Sherren, Raaed Majid, Trey Magrin, Emily Hutchinson, Julia Xu, Erin Wright, Bethan Gorman, Gabriella Pareja-Duque, Evan Ibbott, Jacob Pierog, Zoe Perenack and Michael Tahir. (L-R) Instructional Program Leader, Leanne Rust, Halton District School Board, and Lead Teacher Jennifer Moore, Palermo Public School.

Grade 5 Students participate in Mock Town Council

Twelve Grade 5 Oakville students assumed the role of Oakville Town Councillors when they presented and debated their Livable Oakville idea in the first-ever Bring it to Council! competition this afternoon in Council Chambers.

High School Lockers

More Halton Students Graduating High School Than Ever Before

Ontario’s provincial high school graduation rate has increased again. More students are gaining the skills and knowledge they need to thrive and prosper. The rate of students graduating in Ontario within five years of starting ...

Group of Participating Volunteers for Toys for Tots Program in Halton 2014

2014 Halton Police’s Toys-For-Tots Program Raised Over $226,800

The 2014 Toys for Tots campaign collected over $226,800 in toys, gift cards, cash and food donations. The donations benefited over 4000 families throughout the Halton Region over the Christmas season.

Garth Webb Halton District School Board

Siemens employees inspire Canadian youth

This fall, Siemens Canada introduced an educational program with Halton Learning Foundation. This partnership aligned with Siemens’ goals to foster the development of young people and encourage future technology-related careers.

Scrabble pieces spelling taxes

In the last 7 years did your income grow by 42%: Oakville’s Budget Did!

Doing a quick, informal survey, it appears that a number of people don’t realize that their property taxes are paying for the Town of Oakville’s Budget and Oakville’s portion of Halton Region’s budget and Boards ...

PC Candidate a No-Show at Education Debate

The Progressive Conservative candidate for MPP of Oakville riding failed to show up at a debate on education issues Tuesday night at White Oaks Secondary School.

Halton District School Board Announces First LGBTQ Pride Semi-Formal dance

Halton’s first annual LGBTQ semi-formal dance called, The Snow Ball, will be held at Burlington Central High School (1433 Baldwin Street) on Thursday, February 13, 2014 and is being organized by the school’s Gay Straight ...

Who’s Afraid of Christmas? A Christian Perspective

If the holiday concerts taking place in public schools in Halton this year are like the one I saw this week, the Halton District School Board is really afraid of Jesus.

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week: November 18 to 22

The week of November 18-22, 2013 has been designated Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week and the Halton District School Board has numerous activities and initiatives planned during the week to encourage and promote respect for ...

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