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cole primaire

Centennial Park
85, rue Jeffries
Chateauguay, Qubec J6J 4A4

Centennial Park
Elementary School
T: 450.692.8251
F: 450.692.2942

April19th,2016

ToOurFamilies,

Ourcommunityisdealingwithadifficultsituationandmanyofyouhavequestionsand
concerns.Pleasebeassuredthatyourchildrenaresafewhentheyareatschool.

Ithasbeenconfirmedthatseveralparentsinourcommunitywereapproachedbya
reportergoingdoortodoorthispastSunday,andaskingifpeopleknewthat"Karla
Homolka"waslivinginthearea.SchoolBoardofficialshavebroughtthisinformationto
theChateauguayPolicewhoaretakingthisveryseriouslyandcollaboratingwithus.

Asyouknow,underQuebecLaw,allchildrenhavetherighttoprivacyandanobligationto
beinschool.ThisiswhyIcannotcommentanyfurtherorprovideanypersonal
informationaboutanyfamily.

IcanassureyouthatwhenyourchildrenareatCentennialParkSchool,theyaresafe.In
themorning,wehaveemployeesondutywhoreceivethestudents.Throughouttheday,
nobodycangainaccesstoourbuildingwithoutbeingbuzzedinbyastaffmember.We
arealsoveryfortunatethatthedesignofourbuildinghasofficestafflocatedatthemain
entrance.Also,thefrontdooristheonlyaccesspointtoourschool.Ourstaffknowsour
familiesandisvigilantwhenitcomestoallowingadultsaccesstotheschool.

PleasealsoknowthattheNewFrontiersSchoolBoardhaspoliciesinplacetoensurethat
adultswhoworkorvolunteerwithourstudentsarerequiredtohavecriminalbackground
checksdone.

Asalways,itisthesafetyandsecurityofallofourstudentsthatisofourutmostconcern.

Sincerely,

JoanneDaviau
Principal

CommissionscolaireNewFrontiers
NewFrontiersSchoolBoard
www.nfsb.qc.ca
T:450.691.1440