Prince of Peace Consultation

RVS to Consult Prince of Peace Community

Rocky View Schools (RVS) will be hosting a public consultation from November 14, 2018, to February 7, 2019, to explore the viability of relocating the Prince of Peace Lutheran School program prior to RVS’ lease expiration on August 31, 2019.

RVS is currently leasing the school from Sage Properties, which intends to subdivide the property and sell the building once the lease expires. In accordance with Alberta Education’s School Closure Regulations, RVS will be holding a public consultation; a timeline of key events is as follows:

November 14, 2018 - Public Meeting #1

Location/Time: Prince of Peace School; 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Purpose: Discuss alternative arrangements for the program and subsequent impacts to student and staff, as well as RVS' long-range capital plan and the educational and financial implications of maintaining or discontinuing the program.

Resources: Parent Consultation Meeting 1 Powerpoint

December 13, 2018 - Delegations to the Board of Trustees and/or Written Submissions

Location/Time: RVS Education Centre (2651 Chinook Winds Dr., Airdrie, T4B 0B4); 10:00 a.m.

Purpose: Provide an opportunity for stakeholders to make a presentation to the Board of Trustees at its public meeting (Please see Policy 7 Board Operations (Section 9)). Written submissions also may be submitted no later than December 3, 2018, C/O Larry Paul, Associate Superintendent of Business and Operations, at 2651 Chinook Winds Dr., Airdrie, T4B 0B4.

January 16, 2019 - Public Meeting #2

Location/Time: Prince of Peace School 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Purpose: Provide an update on the consultation process, share the feedback received (board delegations and written submissions) and hear from stakeholders.

Resources: Posted prior to meeting.

February 7, 2019 - Board Deliberation

Location/Time: RVS Education Centre (2651 Chinook Winds Dr., Airdrie, T4B 0B4); 10:00 a.m.

Purpose: The Board of Trustees will deliberate its decision on the future direction of the Prince of Peace Lutheran School program. A notice will be issued to all stakeholders regarding the decision following the adjournment of the public meeting.

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RVS will be holding a public consultation to explore the viability of relocating the program.
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