At the Special Board Meeting held on May 27, 2021, the Halton Catholic District School Board approved the school name selection for the new Milton #3 Catholic Secondary School.
We are pleased to announce that the approved school name is St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Secondary School.
- A School Name Selection Committee was established in February 2021, in accordance with Policy I-15 School Name Selection. The committee was made up of parents, staff, parish representatives, and trustees.
- A survey was sent out for stakeholder feedback between February 24 and March 7, 2021, inviting public input on possible school names.
- The School Name Selection Committee met on March 17th to review the names submitted by members of the community. The Committee developed a short list of names, in accordance with the Diocesan criteria included in Policy I-15.
- Parents and students of the Our Lady of Fatima and Guardian Angels Catholic Elementary School communities were invited to vote for their top two (2) choices from the shortlist of school names.
- The School Name Selection Committee reviewed public input for the preferred school names and submitted their final recommendations to the Board of Trustees at the Regular Board Meeting held on May 4, 2021. See the Action Report Here.
- The top two (2) submissions were forwarded to Bishop Douglas Crosby for approval on May 5th, and then to the Board of Trustees for final approval on May 27th.