December 4, 2019 – Last evening at the Annual Organizational Meeting of the Near North District School Board (NNDSB), Trustee Jay Aspin was re-elected as Chair and Trustee John Cochrane was acclaimed as Vice-Chair.
Chair Aspin expressed his gratitude to fellow Trustees for the significant time and effort that has been spent working together over the past year to move forward a number of Board initiatives. In addition to the decision to proceed with the closure of Widdifield, the Board of Trustees have begun moving forward with a new Multi-Year Plan, a review of the organizational structure, and recruitment of a new Director of Education.
Vice-Chair John Cochrane is confident in the commitment of his fellow Trustees and is hopeful that the Board will be successful in moving the Parry Sound project forward.
“We have turned the corner – We are entering our 2nd year of significant reformation towards regaining the public trust and reputation of the Near North District School Board. While, there is a significant amount of work to be completed, this Board of Trustees have proven their ability to move forward and make informed decisions based on the best interests of our students and communities. ” Jay Aspin, Chair
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