At the Board Meeting Tuesday night chair Leslie Fernandes reported as the new year begins they get into the important job of preparing their budget for the 2019-20 school year. Superintendent Constance McLeese reminds anyone interested you have only two days left to fill out the Division Budget Consultation Survey on their website www.ffsd.mb.ca or pick up a paper copy at the Division office on Terrace Avenue.
Trustee Murray Skeavington requested and received support from the Board in his bid to run for Vice-President of Boards with under six thousand students with the Manitoba School Boards Association.
And Superintendent McLeese reported Metis artist Jaime Black will be in the schools as part of her visit to Flin Flon February 13th to 15th. She is responsible for the Red Dress Project calling for an end to violence against Indigenous women. On the 13th she will speak at Hapnot Collegiate, on the 14th Many Faces students will help hang red dresses around the community and on the 15th she will be giving art classes to a group of students.