Due to a small fire in a storage room at Bishop Smith Catholic High School, the school will remain closed from Tuesday October 3rd until Thursday, October 5th inclusive.
While damage was isolated to a 2nd floor/grade 8 wing, the Board will, as part of its due diligence procedures, ensure air quality samples are taken in all other areas of the building prior to staff and students returning on site.
Students in grade 9 to 12 requiring personal belongings and/or learning materials from their lockers are asked to come to the school Wednesday, October 4th between 12:00pm and 2:00pm. For grade 8 students, please watch for further information about personal item retrieval from your lockers.
Students are encouraged to check Blended Learning sites for updates and messages from teachers. For updates and further information please continue to check the Bishop Smith website and Facebook.
October 2, 2017
For further information please contact:
Mr. Jaimie Perry, Director of Education
Renfrew County Catholic District School Board
499 Pembroke Street West
Pembroke, Ontario K8A 5P1
Phone: 613-735-1031 or 1-800-267-0191