Bluewater elementary schools to close January 24th due to strike action by ETFO

The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) have provided notice that Bluewater District School Board will be included in the next round of provincial...

All major Ontario teacher unions now in ‘job action’

Within the Bluewater District School Board (BWDSB), members of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation (OSSTF) all hit the picket line on Wednesday, January...

New Markdale school construction moving forward

Bluewater District School Board is moving forward with next steps in the construction of a new school in Markdale to replace Beavercrest Community School...

Bluewater schools closed January 15th due to strike action

Bluewater District School Board will be included in the next round of provincial strike action planned for Wednesday, January 15, 2020. In Bluewater District School...

Be prepared – Bluewater teacher strike action about to take place

Today, we learned that Bluewater District School Board will be included in the next round of provincial strike action planned for Wednesday, January 15,...

EQAO Grade 9 assessment postponed to June

Provincial Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, announced today, January 8th, that public school boards will be able to make local decisions about whether or...

SVCA to host Maple Syrup information day

Saugeen Conservation will once again be hosting the Annual Information Day of the local chapter of the Ontario Maple Syrup Producer’s Association (OMSPA) on Saturday, January...

A new look at 2020 – the Year of the Rat

As we head into a new year and new decade, we thought it would be interesting to look at 2020 within the frame of...

United Way issues urgent year-end appeal for donations

The United Way of Bruce Grey is issuing an urgent year-end appeal for donations. "As we head into the end of the year, we are...

Bluewater School Board Director of Education retiring

After 38 years serving students and families in our local public education system, Bluewater District School Board Director of Education Alana Murray is retiring. ...