University Presentation

On Thursday June 13, from 6:00- 7:00 pm a university representative will be coming to LDSS to cover the following topics: Key academic skills to be working on now The major differences in learning styles and classroom expectations between high school & university Understanding your resources Building your experience, etc. living on your own for … Read more

Relay for Life at LDSS

On Friday May 17th, students from LDSS created teams walk in the Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.   15 teams were created from students across all grades.  They walked for 6 straight hours through chilly conditions, but were entertained by a DJ, Sumo Suit Wrestling and lawn games.  This mighty group of 150 students were … Read more

Attention Grade 12+

You have some important things to do before you graduate! They include: 1.  Fill in the Exit Survey, here’s the link https://eforms.amdsb.ca/index.php/156812/lang-en 2. Consider who should be your valedictorian.  The valedictorian speaks for your graduating class at commencement.  Nomination forms will be available from Student Services starting on Monday, June 3, and will be due back by Friday, … Read more

OSAP Presentation

LDSS hosted an OSAP presentation on May 22.  Our guest speaker was Maureen Jones from the University of Waterloo Financial Aid office.  She spoke of the application process and considerations for students applying to OSAP to assist in their post-secondary education funding.  Since we know this is also a concern for many parents, we recorded … Read more

Last Chance for Yearbooks!

If you want to buy a yearbook for this 2018-2019 school year, you MUST order one by May 31st. The link is below and the cost is $45. If you want, students can also get an icon, or their name on it, for an additional cost.    Don’t delay – order it today!   Thanks, … Read more

Zonta Club Bursaries

The Zonta Club of Stratford is offering 2 scholarships.  The 14 roses scholarship for a female graduate pursuing Engineering, Applied Mathematics or Applied Sciences, and the Janice Bantle Memorial award for women pursuing the trades.  Applications for these awards are due June 22. Please come to guidance to request a digital copy of the application. … Read more