Students Take To The Hills As They Prepare For High School

Making new connections at Snow Valley Event

More than 150 Grade 8 public school students from across Simcoe County will converge today and tomorrow on Snow Valley Ski Resort. They’ll be¬†putting their teamwork and communication skills to the test designing box sleds out of cardboard and racing them down the tubing hills, measured for speed and distance.¬†Among other things, the Simcoe County District School Board says this will help with the transition to high school with the students making new connections and strengthening their community partnerships.