At the March 22, 2010 Board meeting, HWDSB Trustees approved a recommendation to initiate an accommodation review for the south cluster of secondary schools, which includes Barton, Hill Park, Mountain, Sherwood and Sir Allan MacNab.
The mandate of the Accommodation Review Committee (ARC) was to produce a report to the Board which addressed a number of different criteria including accommodation, facility condition, program, transportation, funding and implementation. The South ARC, comprised of parents, students, community representatives, principals, teachers, trustees and non‐teaching staff began its work on January 4, 2011.
Over the course of 17 working group meetings and four public meetings, the South ARC developed and has recommended four options for Trustee consideration. In finalizing their options, the South ARC chose not to prioritize the following recommendations. (Read more at the links below.)