Statement regarding elementary sports

UPDATE: HPEDSB statement regarding elementary sports
Posted on 09/26/2023

Update September 26, 2023—Senior staff have investigated the cancellation of district elementary sports and determined the source of the decision. We are pleased to report that district elementary sports, including soccer and cross country, are reinstated and will proceed as previously planned. Senior staff are addressing the miscommunication. We apologize for the upset and inconvenience the messages about cancellations caused.

September 25, 2023—Education Centre staff were made aware of the cancellation of some elementary sports events earlier today. Central staff are looking into this decision with a view to understand the background and full context. Staff are connecting with the decision makers to determine a plan forward.