Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. That’s the question being raised by the Calgary Catholic School Division (CCSD) which believes students should be able to opt-out of those exams this year. CALGARY (660 NEWS) – Should diploma exams be cancelled for grade 12 students this year? Elementary school students in the York Catholic District School Board will be part of a hybrid classroom that blends in-class students with remote students as the board … By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses.

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Be the first to know! Get breaking news, weather and traffic stories in your inbox 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. The CCSD is now pushing the provincial government to make diploma exams optional or have them cancelled altogether. RELATED: Calgary Catholic school board cancels Provincial Achievement Tests. Calgary Catholic school board cancels Provincial Achievement Tests, Study examines kids' mental health in school during pandemic, Education Minister to unveil plans for new school year.

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The London-area Catholic school board, joining its public counterpart, is reviewing a program that puts police officers in schools. About 40 students from Stella Maris Catholic Elementary School and seven from St.Thomas of Villanova Catholic High School were dismissed from classes Friday due to "an identified exposure to COVID-19," the emailed statement reads. About Us; News & Events; Trustees; Schools; Programs & Services; Parents; Students; Community; Home > Schools. The Ottawa Catholic School Board (OCSB) is the latest to take the option, after several boards in other parts of the province cancelled exams for their students. A+; A-Schools. Please contact us.

It has now been confirmed that there are no COVID-19 cases among the groups, so students can return to class. Secondary school students in the Ottawa Catholic School Board will not write exams this school year, as the COVID-19 pandemic causes another major change to the way our children learn. Courses in our schools are taught using the Gospel values of dignity and respect to ensure the best possible learning environment for each child. An error has occurred while trying to update your details. Sorry we could not verify that email address.

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