Board to receive 'significant' capital dollars

The Near North District School Board is has been approved for two significant capital funding requests resulting from its student accommodation review processes.
According to a release Thursday, capital funding has been committed to build a new elementary school on the W.J. Fricker Public School site at 790 Norman Avenue in North Bay to accommodate Junior Kindergarten to Grade 6 students from E.T. Carmichael and E.W. Norman public schools, along with Extended French Grade 5 and 6 students from W.J. Fricker Public School.