Opinion: SLHS good enough for elementary students, renovating current sites worthwhile

Dear Editor, Much has already been written about the proposed new High School to be built on the border between Grimsby and Beamsville. As a former student of GDSS and retired teacher of BDSS I would like to make a few additional ...

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Praises sung for new high school

Lincoln Council was aglow Monday night as Mat Miller, soon-to-be principal of the new West Niagara Secondary School (WNSS) announced that the new super school will open its doors to 1,500 students in September 2022. Miller present ...

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DSBN woes not in Grimsby council’s jurisdiction

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow A notice of motion at Grimsby council to have the new Niagara West super school cost overruns investigated and for District School Board of Niagara investigate alternatives to keep current high schools ...

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Cost overrun causing mixed DSBN signals

Did they or didn’t they? Trustees offer opposing views on school board’s level of contamination knowledge By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Who knew what when? That is a question which summarizes a whole lot of calls, email, and tex ...

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DSBN claims it was initially unaware super school site contaminated

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow The new Niagara West super school money pit will get deeper – and now has the attention of the Ministry of Education – before things get any better. As first reported in NewsNow Dec. 31, the site for ...

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Opinion: High school build problems easily foreseen

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Before I get into the serious problems with the new Niagara West high school build, I would just like to note Grimsby is 3-4 more ridiculous moves away by the Grimsby 5 from ensuring Main Street East tu ...

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Huge cost overrun hits high school project

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While the provincial government has given the green light to West Niagara’s new secondary school going out for tender, officials may also be awaiting an explanantion for massive cost overruns on the n ...

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Super school to be built at Durham & Hwy.8

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Niagara West’s new $41 million super high school will be built at Durham Road and Hwy. 8 – the District School Board of Niagara has announced. While the site was announced as a 20-acre parcel at 467 ...

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