Our thoughts are with the family of Austin Keough, the students and staff of M.E. Callaghan Intermediate and the community at this time of loss. Funeral arrangements have been finalized and details can be found at www.rooneyfh.ca.
Please note that there will be no classes for all M.E. Callaghan students on Friday, June 4th, but the school will be open following the funeral until 2pm to provide students with a place to come together and access counselling services.
We’re hiring! Join us Saturday, June 12, from 10am to 2pm, for the Public Schools Branch Bus Driver Job Fair. We’ll be at three locations across the Island:
- Bloomfield Mall in West Prince
- Canadian Tire in Charlottetown
- Superstore in Montague
Bus drivers are an essential part of the Island education system. Thanks to our school bus drivers, 17,000 students are transported via 14,000 bus stops to and from 56 schools across the Island every day.
What you get as a PSB bus driver:
- Flexible work hours
- Competitive wages
- Benefits and pension plan
- Free training
- Time off during weekends, winter holidays, March break, summer vacation and more
- Opportunity for advancement
- Valid driver’s license and five years of driving experience
- Criminal Record Check
- Desire to join a positive work culture!
Please note: Provided you can demonstrate an ability to do the job, you do not need your Grade 12 to join our team.
Learn more at the job fair. Just look for the yellow school bus at the location nearest you!
As announced on May 18, 2021, by Dr. Morrison, CPHO is planning to run COVID-19 vaccination clinics in schools for Grades 7, 8 and 9 students. The vaccine roll-out is planned to take place across PEI throughout the month of June. Your school will be in touch with you in the coming days with more details on the date for your child’s school.
All other students who qualify for a vaccination, should contact Public Health for an appointment at a community clinic. For more information about COVID-19 vaccines, PEI’s COVID-19 Immunization Program and to book a community clinic appointment, visit https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/topic/covid-19-vaccines. ;
Thank you for your continued patience and understanding.
The Board of Directors of the Public Schools Branch will be hosting a public meeting on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. at the Stratford Office, 2-234 Shakespeare Drive, Stratford.
Members of the public are welcome to attend. Following the guidance of Renew PEI Together, physical distancing will be required at the meeting which will result in a maximum number of people being able to attend. If you wish to attend, please email email@example.com or call 902-368-6990 by Monday, May 17 at noon.
Hand sanitizer will be available. If you feel unwell or show any of the following symptoms (cough, headache, fever/chills, sore throat, marked fatigue, sneezing, congestion, body aches, runny nose), please do not attend.