St. Johns School Ribbon Cutting Ceremony


St. Johns School proudly hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open its new wing to the school and its new high school gymnasium. On hand for the festivities, which were held on Monday, February 23rd, were students in athletics St. Johns Knights uniforms as well as special guests from RSB, including Director General Sylvain Racette and local MNA for St. Jean, Mr. Dave Turcotte. Also on hand were other RSB guests – Director of Material Resources, Pierre Farmer; from Material Resources Yvan Meunier; outgoing Commissioner Pierre D’Avignon; Parent Commissioner Pierre Chouinard; new Commissioner Deena Butler,  Director of Complementary Services, Gail Somerville and Vice-Chair Lesley Llewelyn-Cuffling (not on picture). The event was covered by the local press in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, the newspaper , Canada Français. The event was a success from start to finish, where Mr. Turcotte and Mr. D’avignon even found time to shoot a couple of baskets in the gym, much to the delight of the guests and students on hand. A great time was had by all and the Students of St. Johns now have the kind of facilities that will provide an even better learning environment and place to hone their athletic abilities.


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