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Dougall PS Celebrates International Day of Peace

SCHOOL NEWS RELEASE           

Dougall Public School

811 Dougall, Windsor

519-254-4389

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 18, 2017

Principal Joe Younan

Planting Pinwheels for Peace

- celebrating the International Day of Peace -

Students in Grades 4, 5 & 6 at Dougall Public School have been working on artistic expressions of peace for the United Nations International Day of Peace , Thursday, September 21st.

The students' art will be fashioned into pinwheels and planted in the school's front yard to share the peaceful messages with their neighbourhood and the community. Members of the sponsoring Rotary Club 1918 will join the students and staff for the ceremony at 9:30 a.m.

Pinwheels for Peace is an international program that has produced millions of unique, whirling works of art since it began in 2005.

For more information contact Principal Joe Younan @ 519-254-4389 or GECDSB Diversity Officer Rachel Olivero @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10213.