Congratulations to the 2021 Emery Village BIA scholarship recipients

  •  July, 2021
By Sean Delaney Two years ago, the Emery Village BIA Board of Management approved scholarships to help recognize outstanding students from local high schools in Emery Village and the adjacent school district in skilled trades categories. Both Emery Collegiate and Westview Centennial High Schoo...

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Yesterday and Today - Feb 2021

  •  March, 2021
Emery Village’s cellist supreme By Tim Lambrinos Just a few decades ago, teaching instrumental music at schools in North York’s junior high school system was a central part of the educational curriculum. Musical instruction and theory included studying classical pieces written by Britten, Somers,...

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The Knechtel family’s mark on music at Emery

  •  July, 2020
By Tim Lambrinos This month we honour the life of local renowned music teacher Baird Knechtel (May 22, 1937 – May 29, 2020) Baird shared his passion for music with students for more than 40 years throughout his teaching career at various North York high schools. For all the students that ...

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Who doesn’t like a big pay check?

  •  May, 2019
Make Your Future 2 Job Fair By Sean Delaney On April 25th, Westview Centennial Secondary School was host to the area’s second successful youth job fair - the Make Your Future 2 Job Fair (MYF2). There was a hum, buzz and rumble generated by excited teens anxiously waiting to take in all ...

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