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Final Approved Recommendations on East Windsor - Forest Glade PARC

At a special Board meeting on Thursday, June 8th the GECDSB Board of Trustees approved these final recoomendations for the East Windsor / Forest Glade Program and Accommodation Review: 

1)      THE BOARD WILL SUBMIT A SCHOOL CONSOLIDATION CAPITAL (SCC) BUSINESS CASE TO THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION FOR A 535 PUPIL PLACE NEW SCHOOL BUILDING. UPON MINISTRY APPROVAL, THIS NEW JK-8 SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION WOULD BE A CONSOLIDATION OF THE EASTWOOD PS AND PARKVIEW PS STUDENT POPULATIONS, WITH THE SITE TO BE DETERMINED.   UPON CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW SCHOOL, EASTWOOD PS AND PARKVIEW PS BUILDINGS WOULD BE CLOSED AND DECLARED SURPLUS TO THE BOARD'S NEEDS, AND THE STUDENTS WOULD TRANSITION TO THE NEW SCHOOL.   THE BOUNDARIES WOULD BE ADJUSTED ACCORDINGLY.

2)      THE FINAL PROPOSED PART OF THE RECOMMENDATION INVOLVES A BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENT FOR SEPTEMBER 2017. THE ENGLISH TRACK STUDENTS CURRENTLY ATTENDING FOREST GLADE PS (IN DISTRICT) ARE ABLE TO REMAIN UNTIL GRADUATION, WITHOUT TRANSPORTATION, IF AT THE SAME ADDRESS. ANY NEW REGISTRATIONS OR JK STUDENTS (ENGLISH TRACK) FROM SEPTEMBER 2017 AND FORWARD WILL ADHERE TO THE NEW BOUNDARY WHICH IS AS FOLLOWS:

I)      THE CURRENT FOREST GLADE PS BOUNDARY (ENGLISH TRACK) THAT IS NORTH OF E.C. ROW, SOUTH OF WILDWOOD DRIVE (SOUTH SIDE), EAST OF PINEVIEW CRESENT (NOT INCLUDING), AND WEST OF SOUILLIERE DRIVE (NOT INCLUDING) WILL BECOME PART OF THE PARKVIEW PS BOUNDARY.

II)     THE PRINCIPALS OF THE SCHOOLS, IN CONSULTATION WITH THEIR SCHOOL COUNCILS, WORK WITH SENIOR ADMINISTRATION TO IMPLEMENT AND COMMUNICATE THE CHANGES THROUGH A TRANSITION COMMITTEE.

For more information please contact the school Principal.