Ministry of Education Agrees To Fund New School In Atikokan

Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2018 09:20 AM

The Rainy River District School Board is receiving 23-million dollars for a new consolidated K-12 school in Atikokan.

It will house as many as 417 student currently attending classes at Atikokan High School and North Star Community School.

Board chair Dianne McCormick is very happy with the funding.

McCormick says they're now forming a committee for planning purposes, with the next step to seek out an architect.