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A Message from our new Principal!

We welcome Westminster's new Principal, Mrs Murray. Please see her message below: 

My name is Melissa Murray and I am thrilled to be joining the staff of Westminster Public School as Principal in January of 2018.

I am passionate about learning and people. I’ve been an administrator in the North area of the Board for the past three years, and have enjoyed working in the WJ Watson (Keswick), Black River (Sutton) and Sutton Public School communities.

Prior to entering administration, I was a Curriculum Consultant with the Board, supporting our K-12 school libraries, literacy, social studies, and modern learning.  Before that, I taught grades 4-8, Special Education and library in both York Region and Toronto.

Along with being a proud educator, I’m an even prouder parent of two children, one in secondary school and one graduating this year from elementary school. My husband and I love our north Richmond Hill community, and especially appreciate how close we are to parks and walking paths to explore with our dog.

I know you join me in warmly thanking Mrs. Micheline Joseph for her outstanding commitment to the entire school community of Westminster Public School.  We wish her all the very best as she enjoys a very well-earned retirement!

Over the next weeks and months, I look forward to getting to know the students, staff, families and community members of Westminster Public School.  I’m excited to hear about your accomplishments, the challenges you’d like to explore together, and your hopes for the future. 

Wishing you a wonderful winter break, and see you in January!

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