Superintendent Constance McCleese reported that eleven new teachers will be instructing in the Division this year and she outlined some of the new resource material they will have to review, information relevant to the Division’s curriculum. The Division plans to focus on mathematics this year at the elementary level and the Division Leadership Team will be participating in a wide variety of workshops.
Over the summer a lot of upgrade projects were started including the whole phone system, improvement to WIFI and internet, work on the TVI building at Hapnot and work continues on the roof at Ruth Betts which should be completed in mid September.
The Board also gave a huge thanks to the Rotary Club as they were very generous in donating seven sets of equipment for the Hockey Academy.
Trustees Murray Skeavington reminded motorists that the 30 km per hour speed limit in school zones is back in effect starting September 3rd so please slow down and watch for students.