A Prairie Valley School Division principal has been recognized on a national scale.
Bev Bjornson-Kowalchuk the principal at Emerald Ridge Elementary in White City has been named one of Canada’s Most Outstanding Principals.
The list includes 40 principals from around the country.
Bjornson-Kowalchuk says she did not earn this prestigious tittle alone.
“This also serves as an acknowledgement of the ongoing support of my family,” says Bjornson-Kowalchuk. “The leadership of the Prairie Valley School Divisionm the senior leadership and the administrative groups I work with should be acknowledged too. I have a fabulous staff at Emerald Ridge Elementary School.”
The principals will now travel to Toronto for the annual Canada’s Outstanding Principals gala at the end of the month.
They will also attend a five day executive training leadership program at the University of Toronto.