The Regina Mom’s open letter to the Premier.

the regina mom

As you are aware, dear Reader, the regina mom is not impressed with the Regina Public Schools Board of Education and their decision to tear down a 100 year-old school without benefit of a second opinion.  So, the regina mom, being who she is, sent a letter to the Premier and copied it far and wide.*


Here’s the letter:

An Open Letter to Premier Brad Wall Regarding Connaught School March 16, 2013

Dear Premier Wall:

I understand that your government has received a request from the Regina Board of Education (RBE) to replace Connaught School. For a variety of reasons, I request that you deny it.

Before you is the opportunity to make a reckless decision or to invest in an integral piece of our history as a city and a province, as housed in that building. As a 25-year resident of the area I draw on…

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Concerned about the impending demolition of the 100 year-old Ecole Connaught Community School?  How about the fact that the Regina Board of Education didn’t get a second opinion on anything having to do with this decision? Or that there’s no plan in place except to demolish the building and rebuild somwhere?

We are most definitely concerned!  If you’d like to know more, participate in our activities and events, there are ways you be involved.

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Or you can be involved in a good, old-fashioned way!  Attend a meeting.  Our next one is scheduled for 2 pm on Sunday, March 10 at the Cathedral Neighbourhood Centre, 2900 13th Avenue.

See you soon!


Today, at a community meeting of those concerned about last week’s decision by the Regina Board of Education’s decision to recommend demolishing the 100 year-old  Ecole Connaught Community School, the group Save Our Connaught formed.

Watch this space for more information as it becomes available.