Catholic Principals' Council of Ontario

Catholic Principals' Council of Ontario

March 19, 2007 07:56 ET

Catholic Principals and Vice-Principals Support Flexibility for Primary Class Size Initiative

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 19, 2007) - The Catholic Principals' Council of Ontario supports today's announcement from the Minster of Education regarding the Primary Class Size Cap initiative. President Don Rait stated, "CPCO agrees with the flexibility that the Ministry is giving school boards to implement this important initiative in a meaningful and effective way. In our Submission on Education Funding last November, CPCO made a specific recommendation that the government review this initiative before implementing the targets for 2007-2008. We are very pleased that the government has considered our advice. CPCO appreciates the government's ongoing commitment to consultation with all education stakeholders."

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