District Skipping Competition Sees Over 600 Athletes

The 9th annual District Skipping Competition took place on May 5, 2016 at IE Weldon SS. The competition, funded by a Program Enhancement Fund, yielded 21 schools, 58 teams, over 70 volunteers, more than 60 coaches, and 632 incredible athletes! Skipping allows students who are not necessarily on team sports to be successful. Skipping [...]

May 6th, 2016||

FFSS Donates Handmade Animal Beds to the Humane Society of Kawartha Lakes

Grade 10 and 11 Fenelon Falls SS Fashion Studies students have partnered with the Change the World (CTW) organization to make dog and cat beds for the Humane Society in Lindsay. The school partnered with the CTW organization a couple of years ago to make pyjama pants and pillowcases for the women's shelter in [...]

May 5th, 2016||

2016 Eco Summit

Over 150 students and 31 schools participated in the TLDSB Eco Summit, held on April 21, 2016 at Camp Wanakita in Haliburton this year. Students enjoyed a full day of eco-friendly workshops led by camp staff and community partners. Numerous environmental stewardship activities were offered to the students including: animal adaptations, critter [...]

May 3rd, 2016||

Watch a Live Streaming of the TLDSB Robotics Competition

Students will build and program a robot to compete in a ‘head to head’ Sumo-style Robotics battle on April 29, 2016. Eight Sumobots will compete at the same time on our new, octagonal tables. 27 schools will be participating; with 2 teams per school 500+ students from across the board 170 [...]

April 29th, 2016||

TLDSB Students Compete in Pre-Qualifying Competition for Skills Ontario

Due to the popularity of some contests at the Ontario Technological Skills Competition (OTSC), Skills Ontario has started to host pre-qualifying rounds because there were so many students taking interest. Each board is given a certain number of spots for the competition as well, and it is for that reason [...]

April 19th, 2016||

FFSS Hoops it Up!

‘Hooping It Up’ with Best Buddies Canada is a free-throw competition that takes place in elementary schools, high schools, colleges, and universities across Canada. On April 8, 2016, Fenelon Falls Secondary Students could attempt to sink as many baskets as possible within 60 seconds for a $2 donation to their Best [...]

April 19th, 2016||