Project Outcomes

  • To foster the physical, cognitive and social development of students and neighbourhood children by creating a playground which is safe, stimulating and fun; 
  • To create a sense of pride and ownership in the children and families of the St. Jean's neighbourhood through their involvement in the design and building of the playground; 
  • To build student and adult leadership capacity in the school and its neighbourhood by their participation in all aspects of the project; 
  • To increase parental involvement in school life by providing a catalyst for their participation, developing relationships and associating with the success of the project; 
  • To lay the foundation for further support and sharing of St. Jean's successes by raising the profile of the school and strengthening its community network of neighbours, parents, students, alumni, staff, local businesses and service groups.

Project Details

Build Day - May 26, 2012
Dotmocracy Day - February 2, 2012
Announcement Day - January 19, 2012, 1pm