Second Vice Chair David McDonald

(Pictured above: Second Vice-Chair David McDonald addresses the official opening ceremony for Bridgewood Public School.)

Upper Canada District School Board Hosts
 Official Opening for Bridgewood Public School

May 15, 2017 (Cornwall, ON)The Upper Canada District School Board hosted an official opening ceremony Friday for Bridgewood Public School in Cornwall.

The 50-minute ceremony featured an official ribbon cutting, student dance and vocal performances as well as speeches by federal, provincial and municipal representatives to mark the occasion.

“This new school represents our Board’s firm commitment to the families in the Cornwall area,” said 2nd Vice-Chair David McDonald. “It will provide a high-quality education to the students in this city for years to come.”

“We are very pleased to provide Cornwall with this modern facility that will help us advance student learning through effective instruction,” added Director of Education Stephen Sliwa. “This school will allow our students to fully explore all the benefits an Upper Canada District School Board education has to offer.”

The new 50,667 square-foot, air-conditioned building was constructed with funding from the Ministry of Education. It features modern kindergarten classrooms, 19 regular classrooms, a multi-function resource space with a stage, and project/resource rooms adjacent to classrooms.

The school opened its doors in September 2016.

For more information, please call:

Stephen Sliwa
Director of Education
Upper Canada District School Board
(613) 342-0371 ext. 1234

David McDonald
2nd Vice-Chair
Upper Canada District School Board
(613) 360-5083

Posted May 15, 2017

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Contact Information
Director Stephen Sliwa
Brockville Board Office
Phone: (613) 342-0371 ext. 1234