b'Regional Executive Directors MessageA note to familiesIts report card season! dobetweennowandthen.Youcan expectregularcommunicationasmore Mid-term(highschool)andfirstterminformation becomes available. What an (Grades P-9) reports are being sent homeawesome opportunity!betweenNovember18andDecember 5.ReportcardsprovidefamilieswithWinter is coming. Do you have a plan?asnapshotofstudentprogressandNowistheperfecttimetoreview achievementtodate.TheyrealsoanHRCEs guidelines for school and/or bus importantpieceofongoinghomeandcancellations due to inclement weather! school communication. ReviewingreportcardswithyourchildPlease know that HRCE takes great care isanexcellentopportunitytosparkwhenmakingthedecisiontodelayor conversationandaskquestionsaboutcancelschoolorbusing.Everythingyou what theyre learning and why.needtoknowabouthowwemakethe decision,whatthatdecisionmightlook Asalways,pleaseconnectwithyourlike, and how you can find out when its childs teacher or principal if you have anymade is posted here. questions or concerns about your childs progress or learning experiences.Do youFor more information about delays and/wonder what types of questions you couldor cancellations specific to transportation, ask? Click here for some suggestions. please see page 8.Planning for Growth 2020 Prime Ministers AwardsWe received great news this monththeDoyouknowanexceptionalHRCE Minister of Education and Early Childhoodeducator?Pleaseconsidergiving Development(EECD)announcedanewthegiftofrecognitionthisholiday high school for our region! seasonbynominatingthemfora 2020PrimeMinistersAward!There ThisnewschoolwillbebuiltonBroadarethreecategoriesofrecognition:Street, off Larry Uteck Boulevard in WestTeaching Excellence Bedford, on the same site as the recently announced elementary-junior high school.TeachingExcellenceinScience, In EECDs 2018 Capital Plan, a new schoolTechnology, Engineering&Math (STEM)fortheClaytonPark-FairviewareawasExcellence in Early Childhood Educationalso announced. These three new schools willallowustorespondtotremendousMoredetailscanbefoundhere.The enrolmentpressuresalongtheHighwaynomination deadline is January 14, 2020.102corridorfromBedford,LarryUteck throughtheRavines,Rockingham,As always, thanks for being our partners Clayton Park and Fairview. in learning! Allthreenewschoolsaretargetedto openfor2023-24.FromconstructionElwin LeRouxtoprogramplanning,thereslotstoRegional Executive Director2 REGIONAL EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS REPORT | NOVEMBER 2019'