Council meeting and Western Area Review public meeting

Welcome back to everyone after the holiday break!

This a reminder that the Lakeview School Council Meeting for January will take place next Tuesday, January 17th, at 6:45 pm in the school library. This is a week later than normal as the OCDSB will be holding the second (and last) public meeting in regards to the Western Area Review this Tuesday, January 10th. We encourage everyone to attend as some changes have been made to the proposal for the Bell Family of Schools.

See below for more information that was provide by OCDSB:

Reminder Public Meetings – OCDSB Multi-Year Plan for Student Learning and Accommodation

The second public meetings for the Eastern Secondary and Western Area reviews are scheduled for next week. All parents, guardians, students and community members are welcome to attend.

Western Area Review – January 10, 2017 – Woodroffe High School

  • 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Open House
  • 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Public Meeting

Eastern Secondary Review – January 11, 2017 – Gloucester High School

  • 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Open House
  • 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Public Meeting

Please note that there is an Open House from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. on both dates which will include displays and exhibits and staff will be available for questions. The formal part of the meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will include a staff presentation as well as a question and answer forum. You will find more information on each review here, as well as the results from our online consultation here.

Next Steps

The feedback from the online consultation, advisory committees and public meetings will be reviewed by staff and will inform the development of staff recommendations for Committee of the Whole. The staff report is scheduled for release on January 27, 2017.

The reports with recommendations will be considered by Committee of the Whole on the following dates:

  • February 13, 2017 – Western Area Review
  • February 15, 2017 – Eastern Secondary Review

Email – If you have questions or concerns regarding the proposed changes for the reviews, you can email easternsecondaryreview@ocdsb.ca or westernareareview@ocdsb.ca