Final Decision – Ancaster

Trustees approved the following motion on May 29, 2017:

  • That CH Bray, Fessenden, Queen’s Rangers and Rousseau be closed pending the related Ministry of Education funding for two new JK‐8 elementary schools on the CH Bray and Rousseau sites and to convert Ancaster Senior to a JK‐8 facility. New English boundaries identified in Map #1 titled ‐ Ancaster Final Recommendation.
  • That a new French Immersion program (grade 1‐8) be created at Rousseau upon the completion of the Rousseau replacement school and that a boundary review is conducted.
  • That a boundary review is undertaken between CH Bray replacement school (CH Bray and Queen’s Rangers), New School on Beverly Community Centre site (Beverly Central and Dr. John Seaton), New School on the Greensville site (Greensville, Spencer Valley), and Sir William Osler to be completed in June 2017. Boundary identified in Map #3 titled – Proposed Boundary Review. Boundary identified in Map #3 titled – Proposed Boundary Review.
  • That HWDSB communicates with the City of Hamilton and all preferred agents identified in Ontario Regulation 444/98 in a timely and transparent manner to maximize the reuse of school property for community benefit.

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