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Suggest New School Names

Mon, 23 Feb, 2015

News items: Suggest New School Names



Five new schools are being built in the following areas:

  • Ambleside (Kindergarten to Grade 9)
  • Blackmud Creek (Kindergarten to Grade 6)
  • MacTaggart (Kindergarten to Grade 9)
  • Webber Greens (Grade 7 to 9)
  • (Kindergarten to Grade 9)

Each of these schools needs a name. That’s where you come in!

To suggest a name:

  • Complete a brief online survey;
  • Fax your suggestions (title the document “New School Names”) to Planning at 780-425-0323; or
  • Mail or bring your suggestions (in a sealed envelope addressed to the Planning department) to the Centre for Education, 1 Kingsway Avenue NW, T5H 4G9.

Please include your contact information in case we need to follow up.

Naming guidelines:

  • Names should hold historical value and/or honour a person who has made an important contribution to education or the community
  • Include relevant background information to support the name(s) you suggest

Submission deadline:

The deadline for suggestions is March 6, 2015.

Edmonton Public Schools will consider all submissions before putting them forward for approval by the Board of Trustees.