Keep connected during the school year

Welcome to the 2021-2022 school year! Home and Schools play the most important role in bringing parents, guardians, teachers, students and administrators together to discuss education. The work of the provincial federation is to connect local member associations and, through our annual resolutions process, make our collective voice heard on matters of broad provincial importance.…

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Watch for Students on the Road

Home & School News, September 2021 Watch for Students on the Road Another school year begins Sept. 7th. Students will be walking, cycling, riding on a bus or in family car to school. It is a strategic time to remind all motorists that with awareness and education, children can get to school and back home again…

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Back-to-School 2021-2022 Plan Response

The Prince Edward Island Home and School Federation (PEIHSF) exists to promote the total well-being of children and the highest standards of education for each child in the province. Children are less likely to become seriously ill or die from COVID-19, but they can still require hospitalization and develop Long-COVID symptoms or permanent disabilities from…

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Resolutions passed at annual meeting

The entire premise of the Home and School movement is to – listen, to learn, to share ideas, and advocate for the best interests of all school students in P.EI.’s school system – the focus of the 68th Annual General Meeting. Over 90 delegates and guests attended, virtually, on May 10. Resolutions rise out of learning what the health and…

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Counting down the days

The countdown is on! Home and School communities on P.E.I. have three more days to register for the Annual Meeting coming up on Monday, May 10th to be held virtually on Zoom. Parents, guardians, principals, students, and school staff are invited and encouraged to register for this meeting. The more you know about P.E.I.’s education…

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Province releases 2021-2022 school calendar

The 2021-2022 school year will see 182 instructional days and students returning to the classroom on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. The provincial school calendar outlines the dates of instructional days for students, professional learning days for educators, parent-teacher interview dates and school holidays. “In developing the school calendar, we look to find the best balance…

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Preparations for AGM

68 years strong! From its beginnings to the present day, the P.E.I. Home and School Federation has focused on the well-being and educational success of P.E.I. children, and that will continue at the P.E.I. Home and School Federation AGM set for May 10. The theme is The More You Know. Workshops will focus on current areas of…

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“The More You Know” – Register for AGM May 10, 2021

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND HOME AND SCHOOL FEDERATION 68th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The More You Know Monday, May 10, 2021 6:30 – 8:30 PM Virtual on Zoom BUSINESS MEETING: – Reports, Resolutions, Elections, Recognitions WORKSHOPS: #1. The More You Know: Student Well Being Resources: Elizabeth Kennedy, Student Well Being Teams / Terri MacAdam, Public Schools Branch…

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Nominate a School Crossing Guard by April 23

Home and School News, April 2021 1.68 Annual Meeting, May 10th The Federation’s 68th Annual Meeting will be held May 10th, 2021, virtually on Zoom.  Registration and meeting materials will be circulated electronically in April. 2. School Crossing Guard Award This award recognizes school crossing guards on Prince Edward Island for their service in keeping our students…

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Be patient, be kind.

One year of living and working with the Covid-19 safety protocols, and following the advice of Dr. Heather Morrison to be patient and kind, continues to be important within our schools across P.E.I. The P.E.I. Home and School Federation, which is honoured to present Extra Mile Awards across PEI each February, sees how important kind…

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