LETHBRIDGE - The Board of Trustees for the Lethbridge School District ratified the
Memorandum of Agreement on Tuesday between the provincial government and the
Alberta Teachers Association.
If the agreement is approved by all 62
school jurisdictions in the province, it will outline the framework for the
collective agreement between boards and teachers for the next four years.
The board believes the agreement will allow Lethbridge School District and
its employees to focus on education issues and the best interests of
Meantime, The Board will update the community on the preliminary budget at a
public meeting in May.
Director of Finance Christine Lee will provide an overview and the public is
welcome to attend and ask questions. The meeting will take place at the Education Centre on May 21st at
The preliminary budget will be forwarded to Alberta Education to be finalized
prior to November 30th, once the official September enrolment numbers are