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Posted On Monday, January 30, 2023

Good Afternoon Pine Ridge Families!
Today was our first formal exam day in a few years and everything appeared to go quite smoothly.  Just a reminder that due to the bus cancellations yesterday that Monday is our Period 2 Exams, Tuesday will be Period 3 and Wednesday will be our Period 4 Exams.  We are hopeful that there will be no further cancellations and the weather will cooperate to wrap up this semester.
Looking Ahead – Semester 2
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Posted On Monday, January 23, 2023

Dear Pine Ridge Families;
This week has had its ups and downs.  Unfortunately, bus cancellations created some additional stress for everyone given the time of the year with culminating tasks, EQAO and upcoming exams.  Our staff continue to adapt and adjust to support students as best as possible and promote student success.  We also had 2 hard fought basketball games here at Pine Ridge that had everyone’s hearts pumping as our boys got both wins in the...

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Posted On Monday, January 16, 2023

Dear Pine Ridge Families;
As we wrap up our first week of 2023, I would like to share some important information items.  Please also take a moment to review the attached documents.
Student Well-Being Support for Exams
DDSB Child & Youth Workers will be visiting schools next week to offer support with student well-being as we head into exams. Our worker will be offering one period workshops on Wednesday, January 18 th in the Guidance office for grades...

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Posted On Monday, June 13, 2022

This year the Ministry introduced  PPM 167  to provide direction to Ontario schools on the implementation of the online learning graduation requirement and opt-out process. Beginning with the cohort of students who entered Grade 9 in the 2020-21 school year, all students must earn a minimum of two online learning credits as part of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma unless they have been opted out or exempted. 
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Posted On Friday, August 21, 2020

  Due to the health and safety directives from Public Health and the DDSB, all individuals wishing to visit the school must call ahead to book an appointment. To maintain the safety of staff and students visitors without an appointment will not be permitted in the school.  The main office number is 905 420 1885 . Whenever possible, appointments will occur over the phone. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping our school community safe during this time.

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