St. Anne's Academy (Dunville)

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St. Anne's Academy is a kindergarten to sixth grade school. It is part of the Eastern Avalon School District.

It serves students from Freshwater, Ship Harbour, Fox Harbour, and Dunville, NL, Placentia, Point Verde, Southeast.

Services[edit]

St. Anne’s Academy has 19 full-time and three part-time education staff, which include 10 homeroom teachers, three special services personnel, five specialist teachers in music/technology, physical education, French, resource, and a part-time guidance counselor, as well as the support of two student assistants. In addition, supports are provided from School Board office staff including speech pathology, specialists for the visually and hearing impaired and education psychologists. St. Anne's Academy has a computer lab, gym, Music Room, Reading Room, office and many classrooms.[1]

Over the years the school has had many basketball and soccer teams, yearbook clubs, and tech clubs.[2]

History[edit]

St. Anne's opened in 1979 as a 1st to 11th grade school that bused students from Freshwater (when their school closed), Ship Harbour, Fox Harbour, and Dunville, NL, Placentia, Point Verde, Southeast.

St. Anne's changed to a kindergarten to 6th grade school in September 2010 (as a new Laval High School in Placentia opened) that houses 7th to 12th graders from Placentia, Dunville, Ship Harbour, Fox Harbour, Freshwater, Southeast, and Point Verde.

Today St. Anne's houses students from kindergarten to 6th graders from Ship Harbour, Fox Harbour, Dunville, Freshwater, Placentia, Southeast, and Point Verde. The former St. Edwards School in Placentia is used to house students from kindergarten to 8th graders from Placentia, Southeast, and Point Verde.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Welcome To St. Anne's Academy". School.esdnl.ca. Retrieved 2010-06-06. 
  2. ^ Geoff J. Taylor. "Eastern School District - St. Anne's Academy". Esdnl.ca. Retrieved 2010-06-06. 

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