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Chair and Vice-Chair of LDSB announced for 2020-2021 term

Suzanne Ruttan was re-elected as Chair of the Limestone District School Board (LDSB) for the 2020-2021 term. First-time Trustee Tom Gingrich was elected as Vice Chair. Trustees voted by secret ballot at their Initial Board Meeting on Wednesday Dec. 9, 2020, according to a release from LDSB dated Thursday Dec.

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LDSB’s first Indigenous Student Trustee says student voice is number one

Three months into an usual school year, Quanah Traviss has a lot on his plate. The Loyalist Collegiate and Vocational Institute (LCVI) year five student is adjusting to the octomester system, is missing his high school band, and looking ahead to graduation. He has also taken on the unique challenge

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Limestone District School Board appoints new Director of Education

On Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, Krishna Burra will begin his appointment as Director of Education for the Limestone District School Board (LDSB). “On behalf of the Trustees of the Limestone District School Board, I am pleased to welcome Mr. Burra as our new Director of Education,” Limestone District School Board

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Letter to the editor: LDSB’s focus is on student achievement – exactly where it should be

Editorial note: The following is a letter to the editor regarding the transparency of the Limestone District School Board (LDSB) and its Board of Trustees. The views and opinions expressed in this letter do not necessarily reflect those of Kingstonist. There is exemplary teaching and learning happening in the Limestone

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LDSB Director of Education announces retirement plans

Director of Education Debra Rantz, who joined the Limestone District School Board (LDSB) in 2015, has shared her plans to retire in August after 27 years in public education. “She is an outstanding leader who embraces our important work to nurture the growth of future citizens,” said Suzanne Ruttan, chairs

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Letter of official complaint to Limestone District School Board

The following is a letter to the editor regarding an official complaint filed with the Limestone District School Board. The views and opinions expressed in this letter do not necessarily reflect those of Kingstonist. Dear Editor, I have submitted the below letter to Chair Ruttan with an official complaint into

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Board of Trustees take Oath of Allegiance at inaugural meeting

The Inaugural Meeting of Limestone District School Board Trustees took place on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 with some notable guests in attendance. Elder-in-Residence from Queen’s University, Deb St. Amant; MPP for Kingston and the Islands, Ian Arthur; Mayor of Frontenac Islands, Denis Doyle; Mayor of Township of South Frontenac, Ron

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