|Labour Situation Update - Schools open Tuesday, September 8||http://bax.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/36||Labour Situation Update - Schools open Tuesday, September 8||<span><p>On Thursday, August 20, the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario announced that elementary school teachers will implement Phase 2 of their work-to-rule job action in the 2015-16 school year. <span><span><span></span></span></span><strong></strong></p><p><strong>All SCDSB schools will be
open for student learning, and all child care centres and Before and
After School programs will operate as regularly scheduled.</strong></p><p> <span><span><span><span><span><span>Work-to-rule means partial withdrawal of service.</span></span></span></span></span></span> To learn more about the labour situation, visit the <a target="_blank" href="http://scdsb.on.ca/Board/Pages/Labour-Situation.aspx">Labour Situation page</a> on the SCDSB's website.</p></span>|
|First Rider Program taking place in August/September to help first time JK/SK/Primary bus riders||http://bax.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/35||First Rider Program taking place in August/September to help first time JK/SK/Primary bus riders||<p>The Simcoe County Student Transportation
Consortium (SCSTC) offers a free <a target="_blank" href="http://main.simcoecountyschoolbus.ca/sites/default/files/First%20Rider%20Program%20Appendix%20A%20Parent%20Letter-%202015.pdf"><em>First Rider Program</em></a> for first-time school bus riders, which
includes a ride on a school bus. This safety program is provided by the SCSTC,
in partnership with school bus operators, to educate students and their families
of the rules and responsibilities on and around the school bus. </p><p>Sessions will
take place in late August and early September across Simcoe County.
Parents/guardians and their children attending any school in Simcoe County may
attend any of the sessions. For more information and <em>First Rider</em> session dates,
visit the <a target="_blank" href="http://main.simcoecountyschoolbus.ca/">SCSTC
|Grad 2015||http://bax.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/81||Grad 2015||<p>Congratulations to our graduating Baxter Bears. You have left your mark. All the best to you. Do us proud!</p><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-embedcode ms-rte-embedil ms-rtestate-notify"><iframe width="432" height="243" title="Video Player" id="vp1G1NSV" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/embed.animoto.com/play.html?w=swf/production/vp1&e=1435345528&f=G1NSVBLrlCdd5Yb5Torqug&d=0&m=a&r=360p&volume=100&start_res=360p&i=m&asset_domain=s3-p.animoto.com&animoto_domain=animoto.com&options=" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div>|
|Girls 3-pitch Tournament - Postponed ||http://bax.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/80||Girls 3-pitch Tournament - Postponed ||<p>Intermediate girls county 3-pitch baseball tournament has been postponed until Thursday.</p>|
|Pan Am Games Are Celebrated At Baxter||http://bax.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/79||Pan Am Games Are Celebrated At Baxter||<p>More than 3,000 torchbearers are participating in the 41-day Torch Relay and Ivy N. is proud to be part of it.
Ivy represented the town and school of Baxter on Friday in Alliston. The grade 8 student is a great ambassador and we are indeed proud of her accomplishment.</p><p>On Thursday June 18th, students will be celebrating the games as they will partake in many activities that have been planned for the afternoon. </p><p>Pictured below is Ivy passing the torch to Jordan Clark (past winner of So You Think You Can Dance Canada).</p><p><img alt="DSCN0959.JPG" src="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/DSCN0959.JPG" style="margin:5px;width:357px;" /> </p><p>Ivy receiving the torch.</p><p><img alt="IMG_00000553.jpg" src="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/IMG_00000553.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:344px;" /> </p><p>Run Ivy run!</p><p><img alt="DSCN0955.JPG" src="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/DSCN0955.JPG" style="margin:5px;width:484px;" /> </p>|