Thank you to more than 1600 people who participated in our naming surveys! The Board of Education will reveal the name at the end of June.
The Naming Process:
Stage 1 – April 5th – 26th Public submits name ideas. Complete
Stage 2 – April 27th – May 2nd Naming Committee compiles top list of popular names submitted by the public during Stage 1. Complete
Stage 3 – May 3rd – 24th Public votes for their Top 2 names from a short list of popular names compiled during Stage 2. Complete
Stage 4 – End of May Naming Committee submits top names (chosen by the general public) to the Board of Education. Complete
Stage 5 – June Board of Education votes and announces name for the new school at the Royal Bay site. Complete
*The Naming Committee is compiled of representatives from Scia’new First Nation, PAC, CUPE, Principals & Vice Principals Association, Windy Beadall (Principal for new school), Carol Hamilton (Mayor of Colwood), Jim Cambridge (SD62 Superintendent), Dave Betts (SD62 Assistant Superintendent).