Board of Education Approves Neighbourhood Learning Centres

The Board of Education for School District No. 40 (New Westminster) held a Special Open Board Meeting on October 12th, 2010, to formally receive the Final Report on the Public Consultation Process related to Neighbourhoods of Learning.  At that meeting the Board approved the following recommendations:

THAT the Board of Education for School District No. 40 (New Westminster), based upon the level of public support, confirm its plan to include Neighbourhood Learning Centres at the elementary school at the St. Mary's site, the middle school at the John Robson site and the secondary school at the NWSS site; AND THAT, based upon the level of public support, confirms its plan to replace the Massey Theatre in accordance with the terms outlined in the Business Terms Framework Agreement as part of the Neighbourhood Learning Centre at the secondary school.