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Posted Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Power has been restored to both schools and classes are proceeding as usual. 
Thank you for your patience and let's hope that the winter weather is finally done!
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Posted Friday, April 06, 2018

image (2)Emily Norman, a Grade 10 Valour JK-12 School student recently organized a bake sale fundraiser to support the Pembroke Regional Hospital’s Cutting Edge Campaign. The campaign is raising funds for new orthopaedic equipment and new remodeled surgical patient rooms. 
Because of Emily's efforts, the Valour JK-12 School community raised $580 for this important local cause!  
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Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Renfrew County District School Board approves 2017-2018 budget Seventy-eight percent of overall budget is destined for delivery of in-class instruction and supports
(Renfrew County) Yesterday evening, trustees with the Renfrew County District School Board (RCDSB) approved a budget of $134.9 million for the 2017-2018 school year. Changes in the Grants for Student Needs, attrition and energy expenditures limited the deficit to just $252,781. This shortfall will be funded...
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Posted Friday, May 05, 2017

Arnprior District High School Science Teacher Recipient of Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence Peter Cudmore recognized for his innovative and entertaining instruction in science, physics and robotics
(Renfrew County) The Renfrew County District School Board is pleased to announce that Peter Cudmore is a 2016-17 recipient of the Prime Minister's Awards (PMA) for Teaching Excellence. Peter teaches Grades 9-12 science, physics and robotics at Arnprior District...
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Posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Netflix recently released 13 Reasons Why, a series based on a novel by Jay Asher. The series depicts the story of a high school student who dies by suicide, leaving behind 13 cassette recordings that share the events that she perceives led to her death. The series is graphic and sensationalizes the act of suicide, which may lead to vulnerable students misinterpreting its message. For these reasons, the use of the novel or Netflix series as a teaching tool is not recommended.
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