Lake Country plan needs input

Central Okanagan School District is proceeding with updates to its long-term facility plan.

Input is being sought from Lake Country residents as the Central Okanagan School District updates its long-term facility plan.

The plan will be driven by educational program requirements, community and enrolment demographics, school operating capacities and the current condition of facilities.

“The facility plan will provide a comprehensive rationale and business case for key local decisions related to future school grade configurations, specific school additions and renovations, replacement of aging schools, and requirement for new schools,” said Rolli Cacchioni, chairperson.

The plan is required by the Ministry of Education to support all future major capital investment decisions and approvals.

The district will hosting a community meeting Oct. 25 at 6:30 p.m. at George Elliot Secondary School.

“Join us to learn more and provide your thoughts to the board of education for the long-term vision of our district,” said Hugh Gloster, superintendent.