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Raising Resilient Children Webinar
04/21/2021
Hope in Times of Uncertainty: Raising Resilient Children featuring guest speaker Dr. Michael Ungar on April 28, 2021, 6:30-8:00 pm
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at Vanier
04/20/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Student Services Appointments
04/19/2021
Need to Book a Student Service Appointment?
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New Service Dog at KSS
04/09/2021
A Service Dog (Indie) will be attending Kingston Secondary School with our Adolescent Care Worker, Emma-Jane Hamilton, to provide accommodation for students’ social and emotional needs.
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Postponed
Grad Photos have been postponed.
04/01/2021
Portrait Sessions are postponed due to the Ontario lockdown.
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2020 Graduation Diplomas Ready to Pick Up
03/22/2021
Hey 2020 Graduates! Your diplomas are finally ready for pick up at KSS. Unfortunately, mailing is not an option. Please pick up your diploma as soon you are able.
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Community Spirit Gaming
03/10/2021
Kingston Secondary School is pleased to present Charitable Gaming. Community Good.
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Duke of Edinburgh's Award
03/08/2021
The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award is a global non-formal education and learning framework which recognizes and celebrates young people's achievements outside the classroom. The Award allow young people to determine what they are passionate about, regardless of their background, culture or access to resources.
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New Principal Message from Darlene Scarlett
03/04/2021
I want to begin by acknowledging the tremendous work of former Principal Talya McKenna, along with the school staff and students on the successful move to the new school site. My sincere best wishes to Mrs. McKenna on her new role as Senior Human Resources Lead at the Board.
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EQAO Literacy Field-Test (OSSLT)
02/23/2021
Grade 10 & 11 (and non graduating 12) students will take part in a field-test of the new online and adaptive EQAO Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). The purpose of this field test is to allow students and educators to become familiar with the new model, and to support the validation and development of the new platform. This new platform will allow the opportunity for students to attempt the test and, if successful, have it counted on their transcript.
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Welcome to the new KSS site
12/18/2020
Message from the Director of Education & School Administration
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Support for transition to University or College
12/18/2020
Do you need support for your transition to university or college? On-Line to Success (OLTS) and the Successful Transitions Online and Mentoring Program (STOMP) is a course offered to high school students for free from Queen's.
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12/17/2020
Grade 8s who wish to apply to the Limestone Pre-IB Programme must do so using the online application which is due January 14th by 3:00 pm
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KSS Grade 8 Information Presentation
KSS Grade 8 Information Presentation
12/04/2020
If you were unable to attend the Grade 8 Information Night held Wednesday December 2nd, here is a presentation from that evening.
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Preparing for move to KSS site
11/18/2020
Check out Nov. 18, 2020 edition of the Kingston Secondary School Snapshot e-newsletter.
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Celebrating Academic Achievements
11/13/2020
On November 9th, KCVI celebrated Academic Achievements in an outdoor setting.
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October 2020 edition of KSS newsletter
10/23/2020
Check out the latest edition of the Kingston Secondary School Snapshot e-newsletter.
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09/09/2020
For Grade 10-12 Students your City Bus Pass will be automatically renewed for the 2020-21 school year.
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08/26/2020
Previously, the Limestone District School Board had indicated that we would use a quadmester learning model for secondary students in Limestone. This would have seen student contact limited to two classes (cohorts) for 10 weeks followed by another two classes (cohorts) for 10 weeks. This past weekend, we were advised by the Ministry of Education that our model should be revised to ensure we are keeping student contacts to a minimum.
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June 2020 edition of KSS Snapshot Newsletter
06/18/2020
Check out the latest edition of the Kingston Secondary School Snapshot e-newsletter.
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KCVI Grad Video, Special Tribute Video & Grad Pictures Available Now
06/18/2020
Watch Graduation and a Special Tribute to the Class of 2020. Also see Graduation Pictures taken during your graduation appointments June 22-24th.
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06/16/2020
Kingston Secondary School would like to welcome the incoming Grade 9 students.
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06/15/2020
Please read important update from the the Board regarding Kingston Secondary School.
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Course Selection for next year is open!
03/13/2020
Students can complete their course selections from home by accessing their myblueprint account. All course selections requests must be entered by March 31, 2020.
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March edition of KSS Snapshot Newsletter
03/06/2020
Check out the March 2020 edition of the Kingston Secondary School Snapshot e-newsletter.
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03/04/2020
The Limestone District School Board is introducing a new online system to make the process of providing permission and paying for school-related events and activities timelier and more efficient.
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Grade 8 Parent & IB Information Night Highlights
01/10/2020
If you were unable to attend our Grade 8 Family Information Night, we have a slide presentation available for you.
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November edition of KSS Snapshot Newsletter
11/25/2019
Check out the November edition of the Kingston Secondary School Snapshot e-newsletter.
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11/15/2019
The Kingston Gets Active Grade 9 ActivPass is a great opportunity for students to visit participating recreation centers free of charge!
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Student Census coming in Spring 2020
11/14/2019
The Limestone District School Board invites families to hear about our upcoming Student Census.
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Grade 9 Parent Profile Night
09/23/2019
On Thursday September 19th, parents of grade 9 students were invited to walk through your child's day. Here is the presentation from that evening.
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KSS will open to students in September 2020
09/12/2019
Read the letter to families regarding the construction of Kingston Secondary School.
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Threat/Risk Assessment Notification and Process
08/30/2019
The Limestone District School Board and community partners are committed to making our schools safe for students and staff. As a result, schools will respond to all student behaviours that pose a potential risk to other students, staff, and members of the community.
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April edition of KSS Snapshot Newsletter
04/26/2019
Check out the April edition of the Kingston Secondary School Snapshot e-newsletter.
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New School Info Night Presentation
04/08/2019
A copy of the presentation for families who were unable to attend the April 3 info night.
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February edition of KSS Snapshot Newsletter
03/07/2019
Check out the February edition of the Kingston Secondary School Snapshot e-newsletter.
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Strategic Plan One-Year Retrospective
02/22/2019
The first year of the new Limestone District School Board Strategic Plan is now complete, and we are pleased to share our continuing journey with you.
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New Attendance Reporting Number and Communication Options
01/14/2019
For full detailed instructions on options for reporting student absences (Toll-free number, School Messenger website portal or School Messenger App), go to Report a Student Absence.
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Kingston Secondary School update
12/10/2018
Update on construction and mascot/nickname for new secondary school.
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KCVI Memorabilia and Historical Documents
12/07/2018
Please rest assured that the memorabilia and historical documents that are part of KCVI’s history will not be thrown out.
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Check out new KSS Snapshot Newsletter
10/05/2018
We've created a newsletter to keep students, families, staff and the broader school community updated as we prepare for our big move in 2019-2020.
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New School's Colours and Mascot
09/19/2018
Based on the feedback from 500 students, our committee, and almost 70 staff we have arrived at a relatively clear preference....
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