EMSB appoints new Director General
BALANCED BUDGET: On June 30, the EMSB adopted a balanced budget for the 2015-2016 school year, with revenues equal to expenses at close to $300 million. The EMSB was able to absorb Ministry of Education (MEESR) budgetary cuts of close to $2 million because of a strong and growing Adult and Vocational Services sector, as well as a one-time injection of funds from the expected sale of surplus properties for $1 million.
IN-SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS: The Council of Commissioners approved a number of in-school administrative appointments for
leadership games were prepared to make students more comfortable with the change. The day provided both student groups with a further chance to bond, as we began the year with a camp in October. This opportunity allowed Nesbitt students to ask Lester B Pearson students about high school, who then gave advice, personal experiences and encouraging words throughout the day in hopes to ease their transition and encourage them to be the best they can be in high school.
|A Royal West Academy student signs the golden book.|