Lower Stoney Creek Final Decision
Trustees approved the following recommendation for Lower Stoney Creek:
- Collegiate Avenue, Eastdale, Green Acres, Memorial (SC), Mountain View and R.L. Hyslop be closed pending Ministry of Education funding for three new JK-8 elementary schools on the Collegiate, Eastdale and Memorial (SC) sites and that boundaries between the three new schools be modified.
Trustees also approved additional recommendations for both East Hamilton City 2 and Lower Stoney Creek as outlined below:
- A boundary review be undertaken between Lake Avenue and Green Acres upon Ministry of Education approval of the business cases submitted for both accommodation review areas.
- The French Immersion program at Glen Echo (grades 1-5) and Glen Brae (grades 6-8) be relocated and staff balance the enrolment between a new program to be located in East Hamilton upon consultation with stakeholders and a new program to be located in Lower Stoney Creek.
- Staff be directed to provide an update report based on the Ministry’s response to the funding requests for both East Hamilton City 2 and Lower Stoney Creek accommodation reviews.
- Staff be directed to explore any potential growth related needs due to new residential development