OLW student to be in spotlight tonight


A student from Our Lady of the Way School in Stratton will receive the “Recognition of Excellence” from the Northwest Catholic District School Board at its regular meeting tonight.
Principal Brendan Hyatt indicated Haiven Horton has been involved with the school leadership program there for the past two years.
“Haiven has attended the ‘We Stand Up’ sessions in Thunder Bay and will attend again this year,” he noted in a report to the board.
“Haiven is a quiet leader who shows the upmost respect to everyone around him,” Hyatt added.
“He demonstrates compassion for his fellow peers and is always willing to offer a helping hand.
Hyatt also said Horton is a role model for all students at Our Lady of the Way.
Also at tonight’s meeting, the board will:
•look to approve the revised Northwestern Ontario Student Services Consortium Transportation Policy;
•hear a report from Director of Education Rick Boisvert; and
•receive the projected 2014-15 budget for information purposes.
The meeting, being held via videoconference, gets underway at 6:30 p.m. at St. Francis School here.