Elite Canada is in Calgary this weekend. The National Sport School there is under threat.
The (Calgary Board of Education) allocates $1.8 million annually to the school and “the cost of maintaining this program as it exists is no longer affordable,” according to a document posted on the school’s website.
Moving the program would save approximately $1 million a year, the board said.
Belt-tightening required in the wake of a provincial government funding freeze on education was cited as a factor. …
‘It’s just going to kill the National Sport School’: Parents oppose both CBE options for future of NSS
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