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Notice to Families: OSSTF Labour Action Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Notice to Families: OSSTF one-day province-wide full withdrawal of services for Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Late last week, the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) announced they will escalate job action that originally began across the province on November 26, 2019.  OSSTF has given notice that their members will participate in a one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 if a new agreement isn’t reached before then.

Should the announced withdrawal of services go ahead on Wednesday, December 4, this will be a full strike by OSSTF members and all Keewatin Patricia District School Board (KPDSB) schools (elementary, secondary and adult education sites) listed below will be CLOSED to students. The KPDSB is advising families to check their website for updates on job action in their schools Click here for the KPDSB’s Job Action Updates Webpage.

  • Beaver Brae Secondary School
  • Crolancia Public School
  • Dryden High School
  • Ear Falls Public School
  • Evergreen Public School
  • Golden Learning Centre Public School
  • Ignace Public School
  • Keewatin Public School
  • King George VI Public School
  • Lillian Berg Public School
  • New Prospect Public School
  • Open Roads Public School
  • Red Lake-Madsen Public School
  • Red Lake District High School
  • Savant Lake Public School
  • Sioux Mountain Public School
  • Sioux North High School
  • Sioux Narrows Public School
  • Upsala Public School
  • Valleyview Public School

Bus service to all other schools served by the Northwestern Ontario Student Services Consortium, including the Kenora Catholic District School Board, Northwest Catholic District School Board, and Conseil Scolaire de District Catholique Aurores boréales will run according to regular routes and schedules. Please visit www.nwobus.ca for further information and updates regarding bus service.

Thank you,


Dan Ridgway

General Manager

Northwestern Ontario Student Services Consortium