“Kids need to swim” – Minister

“Helping our kids learn to swim is an important part of the McGuinty government’s plan to ensure that students develop the skills they need to lead healthier, more active lives [...]

Letter to Wynne re pools

Please write Kathleen Wynne before Wednesday April 16th. Here is one letter we have received: Honourable Kathleen WynneMinistry of Education 900 Bay St, 22nd Floor, Mowat Block Toronto ON M7A [...]

Queens Park rally Tuesday

Queens Park Rally to Save School PoolsHost:    OFFICIAL PETITION TO STOP THE CLOSURE OF TORONTO SCHOOL POOLS facebook groupTuesday, April 15, 2008  10:00am – [...]

Pulling the Plug

Anthony Lieu is heartbroken he won't be able to join the swim team again next year because the Toronto District School Board is pulling the plug on pools to balance their books. The [...]

TCDSB trustee search

DON PEAT, SUN MEDIA Calling all Toronto Catholic board trustee wannabes.   The TCDSB is inviting all willing and eligible candidates to submit applications to replace ousted trustee [...]

Synchronized protest

Parents synchronize efforts to protest pool closingsMoms and dads – some in swim goggles – plan to pack meeting, in a multiple-stage bid to keep the pools open JAMES [...]

mass walkout for pools

CityNews.ca  April 10, 2008 Parents and students joined together in a loud protest to save their school pools on Thursday, but their collective voice did little to sway the cash-strapped [...]

wave of protests

32 layoffs at school pools recommended23 pool closings a step closer as board committee backs cutting instructors despite wave of protestsApril 11, 2008  Louise Brown  TORONTO STAR The [...]