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CFUW-Oakville

CFUW-Oakville announces 2019 Scholarship Winners

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Friday, June 14, 2019 8:50 AM

CFUW-Oakville has announced the recipients of $22,500 in scholarships for Oakville women graduating from publicly funded schools. These are deserving young women who intend to pursue studies at post-secondary institutions.

White Oaks Secondary School

White Oaks Secondary School take a bow

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Monday, June 10, 2019 4:46 PM

One factor that parents consider when purchasing a home is the quality of neighbouring high schools. Where do they rank? However, there is always more to consider than an institutional ranking and White Oaks Secondary ...

Special Athletes’ Track Meet

Special Athletes’ Track Meet celebrates 32 years

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Thursday, June 6, 2019 5:45 PM

On Friday, June 14, 2019, students from the Halton District School Board will participate in the 32nd Annual Special Athletes’ Track Meet at Garth Webb Secondary School (2820 Westoak Trails Blvd, Oakville).

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Oakville’s Youth Battling Climate Change

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Sunday, May 26, 2019 5:31 PM

Climate change is a pressing issue in Oakville. Abbey Park High School grade 11 student Andrei Adam created an online petition urging Oakville town council to declare a climate change emergency.  Burlington and Hamilton created ...

Animation School

Animation School at Sheridan ranked as the world’s best

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019 2:56 PM

Sheridan is the top animation school in the world, according to Animation Career Review’s 2019 rankings of the top international animation colleges in the world, excluding the U.S.

2019 Secondary School Rankings

2019 Secondary School Rankings for Oakville by Fraser Institute

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019 2:50 PM

On May 5, 2019 the Fraser Institute released Oakville’s 2019 Secondary School Rankings. They include both public and catholic boards. The rankings look at the school year 2017/2018.

Public Education

Does the Provincial Budget put Public Education at Risk?

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Saturday, May 4, 2019 8:16 AM

In his remarkable book, Sapiens, Yuval Noah Harari proposes that the progress of humanity has been driven by a dynamic tension between freedom and equality.    Socialists value equality and are willing to sacrifice freedoms for ...

Halton District School Board highlights Education Week 2019

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:45 AM

The Halton District School Board joins school boards across Ontario in celebrating EducationWeek 2019 from May 6th to 10th.

Jazz Concert

Annual Jazz Concert Wows Community

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019 5:30 PM

This Saturday, an award-winning assembly of young musicians held their annual jazz concert at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School.

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Ontario Supporting Students and Protecting Front-Line Teachers

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Sunday, April 28, 2019 12:27 PM

Ontario’s Government for the people is protecting what matters most by creating a world class education system which will prepare our students for the jobs of tomorrow. The province will use a modernized approach to ...

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