Mount Carmel – Blytheswood Public School

Ontario Leamington, Ontario Geographic coordinate system
Mount Carmel – Blytheswood Public School
Address
622 Mersea Road 5

, ,
Canada
Coordinates42°05′03″N 82°36′00″W / 42.08417°N 82.60000°W / 42.08417; -82.60000Coordinates: 42°05′03″N 82°36′00″W / 42.08417°N 82.60000°W / 42.08417; -82.60000
Information
School typePublic, Elementary school
Founded2002
SuperintendentPaul Antaya[1]
Area trusteeDave Taves[2]
School number376035[3]
PrincipalKim Pool-Oleynik
Vice PrincipalMike Mahoney
SecretaryKim Iaquinta
Staff25[4]
GradesJK–8
Enrollment302 (September 2008[5])
LanguageEnglish
AreaBlytheswood, Mount Carmel
Colour(s)Blue, White         [6]
MascotShark
Team nameMCB Sharks[7]
Websitewww.gecdsb.on.ca/schools/elem/mtcarmelblyth/index.html

Mount Carmel – Blytheswood Public School is an elementary school in the north end of Leamington, Ontario, Canada. It is part of the Greater Essex County District School Board and serves students from JK to Grade 8 from the communities of Blytheswood and Mount Carmel and surrounding areas. The amalgamated Mount Carmel-Blytheswood Public School first operated in the academic year 2002–2003 with the opening of an addition, completed in the fall of 2002, which more than doubled the size of the school.[7]

Enrollment is 302 students. The majority speak English, and 30% are from Mexican-Mennonite backgrounds who speak Low German at home.[3][7]

A Learning Support Program, computer lab and resource library assist teachers in meeting the curricular needs of all students. Co-curricular and extra-curricular activities including school teams, house league programs and various clubs.

References

  1. ^ "Mt. Carmel / Blytheswood Public School Profile". Our Schools. Greater Essex County District School Board. Archived from the original on 2010-07-22. Retrieved 2010-07-12.
  2. ^ "Meet Our Trustees". Greater Essex County District School Board. Archived from the original on 2010-06-25. Retrieved 2010-07-12.
  3. ^ a b "Mount Carmel Blytheswood Public School". Elementary School Profile. Ontario Ministry of Education. 2010-02-18. Retrieved 2010-07-12.
  4. ^ "Faculty". Mount Carmel – Blytheswood School. Archived from the original on 2011-07-18. Retrieved 2010-07-12.
  5. ^ "Mount Carmel-Blytheswood Public School (376035)". Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO). Retrieved 2010-07-12.
  6. ^ "Girls Soccer Team". Athletics. Mount Carmel – Blytheswood School. Archived from the original on 2011-07-18. Retrieved 2010-07-12.
  7. ^ a b c "Official web site home page". Mount Carmel – Blytheswood School. Archived from the original on 2011-07-18. Retrieved 2010-07-12.