EMSB pleased to be adding 10 new Pre-K classes for 2020-21

Montreal - Friday, February 21, 2020

The English Montreal School Board will welcome 10 new Pre-Kindergarten classes funded by the Ministry of Education for the 2020-21 academic year. At present there are already 28 such classes at the board.

Set to receive new Ministry funded full-day Pre-K classes are;

  • Carlyle (2)
  • St. Monica (3)
  • Pierre de Coubertin (1)
  • Dunrae Gardens (1)
  • Leonardo Da Vinci (1)
  • Honoré-Mercier (1) and
  • East Hill (1)

The conditions and criteria considered when making these selections were the poverty index, schools with existing half-day Pre-K’s and available space.    

“We are pleased that we have been able to add additional classes to our list of Ministry funded Pre-K’s,” said EMSB Assistant Director General Evelyne Alfonsi.  “Due to an increase in enrolment and long Pre-K waiting lists in two east end schools, we have requested the addition of two more classes.”

Our educators are doing a wonderful job welcoming these young children to our system. We will continue to pay close attention to the placement of these classes in the coming years as there is a significant space problems in our west end schools.”

Related Articles
View All
Jul 15, 2020
Marlene Jennings wishes former Chair Angela Mancini well
Read More
Jul 06, 2020
Registration Information: Youth Sector classes set to resume on August 31
Read More
student holding cellphone
Jul 06, 2020
Online access to MEES final results
Results for Secondary IV and V Ministry courses will only be...
Read More
Jul 02, 2020
Graduating Grade 6 students get fun farewells
On June 22, Willingdon Elementary School in NDG began its...
Read More
Jun 30, 2020
2020 Online Summer School Courses
Summer school courses, intensive courses, and supplemental...
Read More
Jun 26, 2020
Mackay Centre and Philip E. Layton Schools provide touching send off to 2020 grads
Read More