Funding Requests

2019 School Capital Priorities

  • On June 18, 2019, the Board considered the priority ranking for the 2019 School Capital Priorities funding Grant Program, which included the six projects listed in the table below.
  • On July 22, 2019, the Ministry of Education requested that school boards submit their list of priorities for funding as part of the 2019-2020 Capital Priorities Program  through Memo 2019: B17 – Announcement of launch of 2019-20 Capital Priorities Program, including Child Care Capital Funding and review of School Construction Standards.
  • On September 30, 2019, HCDSB submitted six School Capital Priorities
  • In July of 2020, the Ministry of Education announced that the Board was successful in receiving funding for its Priority #1 and Priority #2 projects listed below.
  • For more information on the Capital Priorities submission and the funding announcement, click here.
Rank2019 Capital Project DescriptionChildcareProject TypeEffective School YearStatus
1Milton #3 CSSN/AGrowth2021-22Funded
2Milton #10 ‘Cobben’ CESFive roomsGrowth2021-22Funded
3North Oakville CE#4 or CE#5 CESN/AGrowth2021-22Funded (North Oakville CES #4
4Vision Georgetown CESFive roomsGrowth2022-23No announcement
5Holy Cross RebuildFive roomsRenewal2021-22No announcement
6St. Dominic CES Partial RebuildN/ARenewal2022-23No announcement

Future Capital Projects (funding not secured)

These are priority capital projects identified in the 2019 Long-Term Capital Plan that are still not funded, and that the Board may request funding for in future submissions to the Ministry of Education.

MunicipalityFuture Capital Project DescriptionEffective School YearProject Type
MiltonMilton #3 Catholic Secondary School2020-21Growth
MiltonBoyne Secondary Plan Milton #10 ‘Cobben’ Catholic Elementary School2021-22Growth
MiltonBoyne Secondary Plan Milton #9 ‘Walker’ Catholic Elementary School2022-23Growth
MiltonBoyne Secondary Plan Milton #11 ‘Bowes’ Catholic Elementary School2024-25Growth
OakvilleNorth Oakville #4 Catholic Elementary School2021-22Growth
OakvilleSt. Dominic Catholic Elementary School Partial Rebuild2022-23Renewal
OakvilleNorth Oakville #5 Catholic Elementary School2025-26Growth
OakvilleNorth Oakville #3 Catholic Elementary School2029-30Growth
OakvilleNorth Oakville #1 Catholic Elementary School2033+Growth
OakvilleNorth Oakville #1 Catholic Secondary School [1]TBDGrowth
Halton HillsGeorgetown West Catholic Elementary School (Holy Cross Rebuild)2020-21Growth/Renewal
Halton HillsVision Georgetown Secondary Plan #1 Catholic Elementary School [2]2022-23Growth
Halton HillsVision Georgetown Secondary Plan #1 Catholic Secondary School [2]2025-26Growth
Halton HillsVision Georgetown Secondary Plan #2 Catholic Elementary School2027-28Growth

[1]  Accommodation strategies for secondary schools may change following recent announcements by the Ministry of Education to increase class sizes to 28 students per classroom. The impact of the proposed change will be reviewed once additional information is available.
[2]  Note a JK-12 site has been designated in the Secondary Plan to accommodate Vision Georgetown #1 CES and #1 CSS.

2017 School Capital Priorities

On September 8, 2017, the Board submitted a total of eight (8) School Capital Priorities. In March of 2018, the Ministry of Education announced that the Board was successful in receiving funding for its Priority #1 and Priority #3 listed below. For more information on the Capital Priorities submission and the funding announcement, click here.

  • Priority #1: The Bishop P. F. Reding Catholic Secondary School permanent addition and childcare project
  • Priority #3: The St. Michael Catholic Elementary School addition and childcare project

In March of 2018, the Board also submitted an out of stream capital project to the Ministry for the Assumption Catholic Secondary School addition and renewal project in Burlington. The Ministry announced in April that the Board received approvals to proceed with the project. The Board has since commenced the construction project in 2019. For more information, click here.

In November of 2018, the Board submitted an Emergency Business Case to the Ministry for the Milton #3 Catholic Secondary School Project in the Town of Milton. This was previously the Priority #2 project of the 2017 Capital Submission. This project is now the Board’s #1 unfunded priority project.

Keep up-to-date about our Board’s current school construction projects here.

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