Conseil des écoles publiques de l'Est de l'Ontario (CEPEO)

Conseil des écoles publiques de l'Est de l'Ontario (CEPEO)

March 30, 2011 13:45 ET

Media Advisory: Ecole Maurice-Lapointe Celebrates its Official Opening in Kanata

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 30, 2011) - The Conseil des écoles publiques de l'Est de l'Ontario (CEPEO) has the pleasure of inviting media and community members to the opening ceremony to mark the inauguration of the new école élémentaire publique Maurice-Lapointe.

Mr. Maurice Lapointe himself, a key figure in the Franco-Ontarian community and the education sector in Ontario, will be present. Students, parents, and staff members, in addition to many honoured guests, including the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Infrastructure and MPP for Ottawa West-Nepean, the Honourable Madeleine Meilleur, Minister of Community and Social Services, Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs, and MPP for Ottawa-Vanier, Mr. Yassir Naqvi, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Education and MPP for Ottawa Centre, as well as Norm Sterling, MPP for Carleton-Mississippi Mills, are expected.

At the end of the ceremony, officials will proceed with the ribbon-cutting and the official unveiling of the commemorative plaque. Media will have an opportunity to take pictures and tour the facilities.

Media representatives are asked to confirm their presence to Marilyne Guèvremont by email at or by phone at 613 742-8960, ext. 2160.

Date: Friday, April 1, 2011
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Place: Gymnasium of école élémentaire publique Maurice-Lapointe
  17 Bridgestone Drive, Ottawa (Kanata-South area)

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