November 16, 2020
Parents and guardians are invited to join the Lambton Kent District School Board's Parent Involvement Committee on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 7-8:30 p.m. for a virtual presentation by leadership and relationship expert and author Dr. Karyn Gordon on “Building Confidence." Pre-registration for the online event is not required. Join the presentation at http://tiny.cc/BuildingConfidence
(password: LKDSB). Learn...
November 13, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) is participating in Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week from November 16-20, 2020 to help promote safe, welcoming and inclusive learning and work environments.
During this week, students, staff and parents/guardians are encouraged to learn more about bullying and its effect on student learning and well-being, as well...
November 11, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) has launched its new Strategic Priorities for 2020/21-2025/26 to continue the LKDSB’s mission of Fostering Success for Every Student Every Day. The Strategic Priorities 2020/21-2025/26 are: Student Achievement & Well-Being: Advance high standards for innovative and responsive learning; Inclusive Diversity: Champion anti-oppressive education; Sustainable...
November 09, 2020
Welcome to new students who are starting at the Virtual Learn at Home Secondary School (VLHS) for quadmester two on Monday, November 16. Information will be emailed out to students and parents/guardians on November 14 or 15. Students can expect an email from their Q2A teachers the morning of Monday, November...
November 03, 2020
We are quickly approaching the end of the first quadmester for secondary students. Although this year has been unlike any other, we appreciate the resiliency and hard work of all students and staff to adjust to this year's schedule and health and safety practices and routines for the safe...
October 30, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) commemorates Treaties Recognition Week on November 2-6, joining school boards across the province in promoting education and awareness about treaty rights and treaty relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Ontario.
This year, the LKDSB Indigenous Education Team is continuing to...
October 29, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee is hosting an event for parents/guardians featuring leadership and relationship expert and author Dr. Karyn Gordon . The presentation titled, “Building Confidence,” will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 7-8:30 p.m.
Pre-r egistration for the online event is...
October 26, 2020
The Ontario Ministry of Education, in partnership with Ontario school boards (including the Lambton Kent District School Board) and the Educational Computing Network of Ontario (ECNO), has prepared multiple resources for school boards to share with teachers, students and staff to promote cyber safety and awareness during K-12 Cyber Awareness Month,...
October 16, 2020
CLASS Celebrates National School Bus Safety Week October 19-23, 2020 and Bus Driver Appreciation Day October 21, 2020
Chatham-Kent Lambton Administrative School Services (CLASS) is encouraging parents, students, school staff and motorists to recognize the importance of school bus safety within our communities. In addition, CLASS is urging children...
October 14, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the Board of Trustees.
The successful candidate will attend bi-monthly Board Meetings, which alternate between the Corporate Office in Sarnia and the Regional Office in Chatham and participate in additional committee work. The specific...
October 13, 2020
Families wishing to transfer students between face-to-face learning and Learn at Home (or vice versa) must notify their school by Thursday, October 22 by noon (12 p.m.).
Please contact your home school and provide the following information by phone or email: Student name;
Learning model choice (face-to-face instruction or Learn at Home); and
Phone number for school to follow-up.
October 09, 2020
During the first week of November, Grade 9 students typically participate in Take Our Kids to Work Day, which is an opportunity for students to accompany a parent, relative or community volunteer to work to observe workplace skills and consider career possibilities. Due to COVID-19 restrictions and in order to...
October 08, 2020
Please see our latest communication to parents, guardians, and students including information about progress reports and parent-teacher conferences on Wednesday, October 21, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Parent Communication 2020-10-08.pdf
October 04, 2020
The VLHS will be starting a School Council with
its first organizational meeting date scheduled for Thursday, October 15 at 7
p.m. The meeting will take place using
Microsoft Teams. No software or account
is required. School Council is made up parents,
staff representatives, community members and the principal. It provides...
October 02, 2020
Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s): The provincial government has updated the COVID-19 school screening daily assessment tool, which is available here: https://covid-19.ontario.ca/school-screening/
The updates include adjustments to the type and number of symptoms needed for a child to stay home for a period of time and seek medical advice. The new...
October 02, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) celebrates those who dedicate their time and efforts to support student success during Staff and Volunteer Appreciation Day on Monday, October 5.
At the 44th Session of the International Conference on Education, a United Nations agency declared October 5 as World Teachers' Day. The LKDSB...
September 30, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) is recognizing National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21. On this day and throughout the year, the LKDSB honours the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada.
June is National Indigenous History Month, a time for all Canadians to reflect...
September 22, 2020
The Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) joins school boards across the province in commemorating Orange Shirt Day on September 30 to acknowledge and honour the survivors of residential schools, as well as the children and young people who never returned home.
LKDSB encourages staff and students to wear an orange...
September 09, 2020
Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) staff is looking forward to welcoming students back to school for a safe start to the 2020-2021 school year. We know that this year will look different from previous years, but our staff remains committed to supporting safe, welcoming and positive school environments...
September 09, 2020
Students at the Virtual Learn at Home Secondary School (VLHS) will receive an email to their LKDSB
Gmail accounts from their quadmester one teachers on Thursday, September 10.
In addition to specific course information that the teacher will provide, the email will contain the
Please access your...
September 04, 2020
Read our introductory letter to parents and students.
August 31, 2020
To Parents, Guardians, and Caregivers of Students in the Lambton Kent District School Board: The Lambton Kent District School Board is committed to providing safe learning environments for all students, staff, school visitors, and community members. When a student behaves inappropriately, principals will most often employ progressive discipline strategies to...
August 27, 2020
With the health and safety of students and staff as the top priority, the Lambton Kent District School Board's (LKDSB) plan for a safe reopening of schools continues to evolve and the LKDSB has decided to update its reopening plans to further stagger the entry of students for the...
August 27, 2020
With the health and safety of students and staff as their top priorities, the Lambton Kent District School Board has updated its plans for the safe reopening of schools to further stagger the entry of students for the start of the 2020-2021 school year.
The Ministry of Education...