New Milton high school ground breaking

New Milton high school has a name

The new high school currently under construction at Fourth Line and Louis St. Laurent Blvd. (replacing E.C. Drury Secondary School on Ontario St.) finally has a name: Craig Kielburger Secondary School.

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Wilfrid Laurier University campus coming to Milton

Laurier Milton campus in jeopardy?

The Ontario government no longer will let colleges and universities decide where to set up satellite campuses — as many small and remote schools have done to gain

Laurier Milton Lecture Series: Dr. Darren Mulloy

A Brief History of American Political Extremism, 1776-2011 by Dr. Darren Mulloy. Dr. Darren Mulloy is Associate Professor of history at Wilfrid Laurier University, where he teaches on the

Escarpment View Swing Into Spring Auction

Escarpment View School Council has organized it's final fundraiser for the year where they will be hosting a live auction with some amazing items to bid on. At

Halton Catholic District School Board

Halton Catholic board committee rejects gay-straight alliances

By taking a “hard-line approach” to banning gay-straight alliances, the Halton Catholic District School Board will alienate moderate Ontarians and could put all Catholic school funding at risk,

“Week of Change” at Sam Sherratt

Sam Sherratt's Global and Environmental Issues Club will hold a Well-Building Fundraiser the week of March 28th. Each day staff and students are encouraged to

Canada Revenue Agency Small Business Seminar Series

Laurier Milton Lecture Series

The Laurier Milton Lecture Series continues with "The Role That Food Plays in People’s Religious Lives: Pictures and Stories From Across the World" on Wednesday March 9th from

Kindergarten registrations underway

The Halton District School Board is now accepting registrations for Junior Kindergarten (JK) and Senior Kindergarten (SK) students for September 2011. Children must be four years old by December

A clash between two constitutional rights triggered in Halton

The Halton Catholic District School Board's (HCDSB) ban on gay-straight alliances (GSAs) has galvanized thousands to speak out. For many, the issue keeps coming back to a clash

Halton Catholic District School Board

Halton Catholic Board drops ban on gay-straight clubs

After raising the ire of many with their recent ban on gay-straight student alliance groups, the Halton Catholic District School Board reversed that decision Tuesday night. Quite bluntly, this

Brock Doiron of Milton

Gay students feel betrayed by Halton Catholic board

Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) student Brock Doiron, 17, has been trying to start a gay-straight alliance (GSA) group at his school all year, but the board

Halton Catholic District School Board

Halton Catholic School Board raises ire after ban on gay-straight alliance groups

The Halton Catholic District School Board has come under fire for banning gay-straight alliances from its schools. The board, which includes one newly elected gay trustee, voted on Nov.

Ribbon cutting at Tiger Jeet Singh elementary school

Grand opening at Tiger Jeet Singh Public School

The brand new Tiger Jeet Singh Public School on Yates Dr. opened its doors to students at the beginning of the school year, but on Friday was the

Tiger Jeet Singh Public School

Milton honours wrestling great Tiger Jeet Singh

In 1968 Jagjit Singh Hans signed a contract that would pay him $100 a week to wrestle professionally as Tiger Jeet Singh. At 24 he didn’t know he would

Halton-Peel Private School Expo

Meet top K-12 private and independent schools at Canada's largest private chool Expo. FREE admission with online registration at www.OurKids.net/Expo Chat with school representatives, parents, students and

Tiger Jeet Singh Public School opens its doors

Tiger Jeet Singh Public School has officially opened its doors and last night, the school held an open house for students and parents. Thanks to Town Council candidate

Halton 2010-2011 school year calendar approved

At the April 21, 2010 Board Meeting, trustees of the Halton District School Board approved the School Year Calendar for 2010-2011. These dates have been provided to schools

Milton Parent Education Network Free event April 29

The Optimistic Child: Fostering Optimism & Resilience in Your Child Guest Speaker: Rob Stringer Come and learn ways to help children develop optimism so they can succeed in school and

Opponent to school name apologizes to wrestler

From ParentCentral.ca: Saying the debate over naming a school after Tiger Jeet Singh has taken an unanticipated ugly turn, a Milton parent has apologized to the wrestler and left

Poll: Which name would you have chosen?

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Poll: Your thoughts on the name 'Tiger Jeet Singh Elementary School'

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Tiger Jeet Singh Elementary School — your thoughts?

Well, Halton District School Board Trustees voted yesterday to name Milton's newest elementary school after a former WWE wrestler. That wrestler just happens to be one of Milton's most

Why Milton named a school after a WWE wrestler

From ParentCentral.ca: No smackdowns allowed at this school — even though it is named after a professional wrestler. Tiger Jeet Singh Public School got the stamp of approval from Halton

Children waiting for in-school mentors

From Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton: Children at a number of Milton schools continue to wait for an in-school mentor and a local agency is working hard to

Thousands of Halton parents get wake-up call

School board's phone system goes awry, rings 25,000 homes at 5 a.m. It's one thing to install a new auto-dial software system. But it's quite another to announce it

Did you get 'the phone call?'

At 5:00 am this past Saturday morning, the phones rang out at the offices of MiltonSearch.com, waking everyone from their slumber. The reason for this 5am wake-up call? Well,

Milton schools chosen for full-day kindergarten in 2010-11

From the Halton District School Board: The Halton District School Board (HDSB) has announced the schools that will offer full-day junior and senior kindergarten in fall 2010. Among them are

HDSB opens P.L. Robertson in Milton as a walking only school

// From the Halton District School Board: Community and municipal partners make "walking only" a possibility for newly built school The Halton District School Board will open one of its

Milton schools chosen for full-day kindergarten in 2010-11

// From the Halton District School Board: The Halton District School Board (HDSB) has announced the schools that will offer full-day junior and senior kindergarten in fall 2010. Among them

The future of boys

Many have spent decades trying to address the barriers to women in education and in business. And in spite of the progress, there is more to be done. At

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