November 13, 2015

In September, LDSS welcomed11 international students into our building and I am dedicating this Principal’s Corner to sharing some of their experiences they have had while here in Perth County. Nine of the international students are from Brazil, one is from Spain, and we have one student from Japan. Our students are living with host … Read more

Sept. 18th, 2015

News from LDSS: Each year I begin the school year with a real sense of excitement. I am genuinely awed by how many activities and events our students and staff truly engage in. We kicked off the year with an excellent welcome back assembly where we welcomed our new staff: Jordan Nuhn and Dawn Skinner … Read more

May 15, 2015

Held annually at a school in AMDSB, the Friendship Games offer elementary and secondary students with disabilities the opportunity to participate in track and field events. On Tuesday, May 19, 2015, LDSS had the honour of hosting the Friendship Games and welcomed over 170 participants from across Avon Maitland District School Board. The Friendship Games … Read more

March 20, 2015

LDSS is planning a full day dedicated to supporting positive Health and Wellness. The Ontario Healthy Schools Coalition has offered funds to promote collaboration between education, public health, parents and students. Based on our application for funds, LDSS is planning a full day dedicated to addressing Mental Health and Wellness, and on May 6th, we … Read more

September 17, 2014

What a year so far – and we are less than one month in! As the new Principal of LDSS, I entered this particular year with a real sense of excitement. Each day I marvel at how many activities and events our students are involved in and how engaged they all seem to be. We … Read more