The LBPSB has released statistics claiming the top spot for graduation rate the province.
In the last 5 years, Lester B. Pearson School Board, which controls the English speaking schools, has achieved the highest graduation rate in the five-year cohort.
"As we reflect on and present Lester B. Pearson School Board’s 2016-2017 accomplishments, it becomes clear that our achievements are the result of collective efforts and strong collaboration.
It is the collective effort and passion of our students, teachers, administrators, staff, parents, families, and community partners that exemplify the Lester B. Pearson School Board."
While servicing a diverse population with access to a wide range of educational pathways, the LBPSB's achievement is the result of a student-focused teaching philosophy.
The dedicated LBPSB teachers, administrators, and staff cater to students' needs academically and their personal interests.
A wide variety of programs and courses in the Vocational and Youth sectors are key to capturing a variety of core ideas and learning results, says their report.
Language reinforcement, technology, and focused student-teach attention are integrated to enhance engagement and ready students for their venture into the real world.