Category Archives: News


“Hot Off the Press!” – February 2017


January 25th marked the 7th year for the #Bell Let’s Talk Day where Bell has continued its contentious efforts toward raising awareness of mental health and well-being. “Dedicated to moving mental health forward in Canada, Bell Let’s Talk promotes awareness and action with a strategy built on 4 key pillars: fighting the stigma, improving access […]

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“Hot Off The Press!” – January


I hope you all had a relaxing and enjoyable Christmas and New Year.  Hopefully, the weather was cooperative, making travel stress-free and enjoyable.  A New Year marks new beginnings and a fresh start.  For many of us, we have still managed to follow through with our New Year’s resolutions.  Before we know it, report cards […]

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Strategic Plan Review


The Protestant Separate School Board of the Town of Penetanguishene is in the process of revising/updating its 2012-2016 Strategic Plan. The Planning Committee has met to reflect on the revisions/updates and are offering a DRAFT of the 2017-2022 Plan for your review and feedback/input. We sincerely welcome comments from anyone who has been or is […]

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School BBQ, Open House & Bookfair


The school barbeque has been scheduled for Thursday, September 22nd.  More information regarding specifics will be coming home shortly.  The school barbeque has been a time honoured tradition at Burkevale, as it provides an opportunity for meeting your child(ren)’s teachers and finding out a little bit about classroom expectations and methods of communication. This year, […]

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Burkevale receives $3.5M for building revitalization


“Burkevale Protestant Separate School in Penetanguishene will undergo major renovations starting in September. The school has received $3.5 million from the province to add four new classrooms and update the original school building.” Midland Mirror by Ian Burns Read the full story

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