School Closure- École St. Thomas d'Aquin
At the January 30, 2018 Catholic School Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees for the Medicine Hat Catholic Board of Education passed a motion to close École St. Thomas d’Aquin and move the French Immersion Program to St. John Paul II School beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.
The Board passed additional motions relating to:
School Name, Grade Configuration and Attendance Areas & Boundaries
Click here for Media Release- January, 30, 2018
At the January 9th Catholic School Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees scheduled a Board Meeting for Tuesday, January 30, 2018 for 6:00pm. to discuss the proposed school closure of École St. Thomas d’Aquin and to move the program to St. John Paul II School for the 2018-2019 school year.
At the December 12, 2017 regularly scheduled Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees for the Medicine Hat Catholic Board of Education considered School Closure of École St. Thomas d’Aquin as part of the Capital Plan discussion with the intention to move the program to our NEW Catholic Elementary School, St. John Paul II. The Board is committed to meeting the needs of the École St. Thomas d’Aquin school community and is excited about the prospect of growing French Immersion in our District.
Should stakeholders wish to appear as a delegation at the January 09, 2018 Board Meeting at 6:00 pm to speak to the closure consideration, please notify the Board Chair, Mr. Dick Mastel by January 1, 2018. Mr. Mastel can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or 403.527.2292.
Click here for Media Release- December 12, 2017
Click here for the Letter to Parents & Guardians- December 13, 2017
Click here for Public Notice: Public Information Meeting - January 8, 2018
Click here for Media Release- January 10, 2018