National Child Day is celebrated in Canada to recognize the rights of children and to celebrate children as meaningful and active participants in our communities.
The results of our provincial assessments in math, reading and writing are available online. Assessments are used to identify gaps in learning and implement targeted interventions to support student achievement.
Prince Edward Island students have shown impressive improvements in math and reading, according to national assessment results, says Premier Robert Ghiz.
Government is committed to helping students graduate with the required knowledge, skills, and attitudes for post-secondary education, apprenticeship programs, and the labour market, says Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Alan McIsaac.
Students are back to class at Souris Regional School this Fall. Construction began in Spring 2013 on the 125,000 square foot, $20 million, K-12 school. The school features a new K-6 academic wing, new music wing, culinary arts teaching area and enhanced IT and trades spaces.