Thursday, May 13, 2021
Community Service Hours
There is an opportunity for students to earn up to 5 hours of community service by completing "Stem Cell Awareness and Education". For students 17 and older, another 5 hours can be earned by "Joining the Stem Cell Registry". Please see the attached PDF with instructions on how to complete these hours. In order to submit these activities for community service hours, please contact Mrs. Reid at the school to verify the work has been completed.
Students Saving Lives Community Service 2021.pdf
EQAO's 2021-2022 Student Engagement Committee
For students in grade 9-11 interested in sharing their voice and having an impact on student assessments and on Ontario's education system, please consider the following from EQAO:
We're excited to announce the call for applications for the 2021–2022 EQAO Student Engagement Committee. This committee continues to be one of our key sources of student voice. It's also an opportunity for interested students to have a positive impact on the agency's activities and on Ontario's education system.
Students are the focus of EQAO's work, and we value learners' perspectives on everything we do. Student voices and experiences help EQAO to advance our goal of continuous improvement.
EQAO encourages applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit or Indigenous person. As an accessible agency, we offer accommodations as required, including during the recruitment process.
Who is eligible to apply?
- Applicants must be enrolled in an Ontario school in Grades 7–12.
- Applicants must have completed at least one EQAO assessment.
To learn more about the committee's previous work, visit EQAO's website.
Please note that a 250-500 word essay or a 3-5 minute video about overcoming challenges in your life is required with the application.
Please contact Mrs. Reid at Innisdale if you are interested in applying for this opportunity.
Submissions must be received by June 7, 2021, and selections will be announced by the end of June 2021.