Scoring and Reporting Plan | Voluntary Online OSSLT Trial

PLEASE NOTICE BELOW FROM EQAO On Thursday, October 20, EQAO made its first attempt at offering the OSSLT online to students across the province. EQAO has been working toward modernizing the provincial assessment program since September 2014, recognizing that online assessments will provide greater capacity to assess additional future-oriented skills, [...]

November 8th, 2016||

OSSLT Online Trial Cancellation

Yesterday, hundreds of grade 10 students in Trillium Lakelands District School Board secondary schools attempted to write an online version of the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test. This assessment, required by all students prior to graduation, has previously taken place in March using paper copies of the test. Unfortunately, with students from [...]

October 21st, 2016||

VLC Raises $2,500 for Terry Fox Fundraiser

The Virtual Learning Centre (VLC) participated in the Terry Fox Run/Walk for the first time this fall. Donations were collected online and students were encouraged to get out to support a good cause. The VLC collected donations online through the Terry Fox Foundation website from September 20 - October 5, 2016. [...]

October 17th, 2016||

LCVI Student Takes First Place at Cross Country Meet

The fourth annual Dave Watson Memorial Invitational Cross Country meet was held on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the Ganaraska Conservation Area. Over 150 athletes ran the hilly course, which varied in distance from four to six kilometres, depending on age division. Participating schools included LCVI, St. Thomas Aquinas SS, [...]

October 4th, 2016||

Our Moments Through Tweets | September

It's September once again which means school is back in session. Staff and students were staying healthy by learning about balanced meals, proper amounts of exercise, and keeping their minds occupied in the classroom. Check out our September stories below. We can't wait to see what the rest of the school year brings! [View [...]

October 4th, 2016||

TLDSB Consultant Wins 2016 Ophea Award for Outstanding Contribution

TLDSB Healthy Active Living (HAL) Consultant Dave Lyons has won the 2016 Ophea Award for Outstanding Contribution. This award recognizes individuals for their exemplary contribution to the lives of children and youth in the areas of health and physical education, health and physical activity promotion, advocacy, and community development. Dave has [...]

September 30th, 2016||