On May 25 and 26, Winnipeg hosted the 27th Canadian Skills and Technology organized by Skills/Compétences Canada. Quebec was represented by 47 competitors who qualified for the Olympiades québécoises. A blue wave swept across the Canadian competition, with Team Quebec taking home 32 medals in 29 trades.
As part of an English Montreal School Board alumni series, Laurier Macdonald High School in St. Leonard welcomed back aerospace engineer and strategist Joseph Di Liello. He spoke to. Joanna Kim-Dussault’s Secondary IV science class about his time at the school and his over 25-year career at Pratt & Whitney Canada.
The English Montreal School Board has completed a $5.5 million renovation at the complex in St. Henri that houses James Lyng High School and Adult Education Centre as well as Focus and Outreach Alternative High Schools.