Connections

School council development and networking event

All school council members are invited to join us at Connections, an annual event for leaders in school councils across the Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB). 

WHEN: Tuesday, October 22, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
WHERE: SCDSB Education Centre, 1170 Hwy. 26, Midhurst


Participants will be able to gather resources, share knowledge and learn ways to make your school council more effective. You will also be able to browse booths and enjoy snacks from our approved vendors, and network with fellow school council members and your Parent Involvement Committee.

Event itinerary

4 to 5:15 p.m. - Networking and fundraising/vendor display booths

5:15 to 5:45 p.m.  - Welcome and introductions
5:45 to 6: 50 p.m. - Presentations from speakers
6:50 to 7 p.m.  - Break
7 to 7:45 p.m. - Breakout sessions
7:45 to 8 p.m. - Evening wrap-up 

Guest speakers
This year, we welcome the following guest speakers to Connections:
  • Irfan Toor, Principal, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Cathern Lethbridge, Principal, Well-being
  • Tracy McPhail, Principal, Program
Registration

Online registration is now closed. If you would like to attend but didn't have a chance to register, please join us and register on-site! We hope to see you there. 

Photo collage of school council members at the 2017 Connections event

Connections is planned and hosted by the SCDSB's Parent Involvement Committee