Principal Keefer Pollard has announced news has been received that St. Joseph’s Elementary School will be staying open.

Principal Keefer Pollard has announced news has been received that St. Joseph’s Elementary School will be staying open.

St. Joseph’s Elementary School in Chemainus to remain open

Victory party being planned for next Thursday

St. Joseph’s Elementary School in Chemainus will remain open.

According to principal Keefer Pollard, word has just been received of a positive vote by the Board of Directors to keep the school operating.

“This is the good news we have been praying and working for,” Pollard indicated.

A victory party is being held at the school next Thursday, Feb. 8 from 3 to 4 p.m.