Although renovations are continuing at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, the school will be open and ready for students on the first day of school, Tuesday, September 1, 2009. Rumours have been circulating to the contrary; however, interim principal David Fox has been assured that the school will be a safe environment for students and staff on the first day of school.
Read more about the $2.5 million project in the following local newspapers:
- Article in the The County Weeky News, Thursday, August 20, 2009 www.countyweeklynews.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx 
- Article in the The Picton Gazette, Thursday, August 20, 2009 http://www.pictongazette.com/localnews/localnews_aug20_page4.html 
For information, contact:
• Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613 966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, ext. 2354.