Nanaimo school district names consultation leader

NANAIMO – Consultation process over proposed school closures at North Oyster and Davis Road extended to Dec. 1.

Nanaimo school district announced Donald Golob, the professional facilitator who assisted with the 10-Year Enhanced Facilities for Learning Plan consultation process during May and June, will stay on for the extended consultation period for proposed closures of Ecole Davis Road and North Oyster Elementary School.

The school board voted June 26 to extend the consultation process for the proposed closures of those two schools to Dec. 1.

Golob will ask representatives from Davis Road, North Oyster and Ladysmith to help design the next steps in the consultation process. Planning for the consultation process will get underway in late August or early September.

For more information on the 10-Year Enhanced Facilities for Learning Plan, please visit the school district website at