St. Francis of Assisi Middle School grade nine student Zac Walker grins as Angie Gosselin of Salon Bellisimi takes his hair down to the scalp as Juanita Dwyer gives her friend Kim Rideout a close cut at the school on Monday. Prior to the event which saw about 30 students staff and family members get their heads shaved Rideout

Students shave heads for cancer

St. Francis of Assisi Middle School Grade 9 student Zac Walker grins as Angie Gosselin of Salon Bellisimi takes his hair down to the scalp as Juanita Dwyer gives her friend Kim Rideout a close cut at the school on Monday.

St. Francis of Assisi Middle School Grade 9 student Zac Walker grins as Angie Gosselin of Salon Bellisimi takes his hair down to the scalp as Juanita Dwyer gives her friend Kim Rideout a close cut at the school on Monday.

Before the event that saw about 30 students staff and family members get their heads shaved. Rideout, who was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and is starting her chemotherapy gave a speech thanking the school for their financial support for Cancer sufferers and research.

More than $20,000 was raised by the school this spring which will be donated to the Canadian Cancer Society.

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