The Board of Trustees of the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District has recently undertaken an review of the H. L. Strong Academy school system
with the potential for the school to close and students attend the Dorset Collegiate school system, beginning in September 2018.
Correspondence provided to the school community can be found below.
The Newfoundland and Labrador English School District has compiled an information booklet which contains details about the review. Members of the school community are encouraged to review the information booklet and then provide feedback to the District.
Please find below the recent Board meeting presentation of the school system review.
The following motion was table at the February 3, 2018 meeting of the Board of Trustees:
WHEREAS the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District is committed to providing the best possible educational programs for students; and,
WHEREAS school closure is required to achieve that objective;
BE IT RESOLVED that:
H.L. Strong Academy will close effective June 2018.
The motion passed and H.L. Strong Academy will close, effective June 2018.
The Board of Trustees would like to thank all members of the school community who provided their feedback throughout the process and also to the school councils
and administrations of both schools for their invaluable contributions.