School summit here on Monday

Representatives from seven Central Alberta school divisions, Red Deer College and Alberta Enterprise and Higher Education will put their heads together at an Educational Summit on Monday.

Representatives from seven Central Alberta school divisions, Red Deer College and Alberta Enterprise and Higher Education will put their heads together at an Educational Summit on Monday.

Hosted by RDC, the one-day summit will explore strategies to deal with common issues, including participation and graduation rates and transition to post-secondary institutions.

Enterprise and Advanced Education Minister Stephen Khan is expected to attend.

Superintendents and board chairs from Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools, RDC, Chinook’s Edge School Division, Red Deer Public Schools, Clearview School Division, Wolf Creek School Division, and Wild Rose School Division and Prairie Land School Division will participate in the discussions.