• Willowgrove New School Project was approved by the Province in July 2006
  • Joint Use Project (two schools) was approved by the Province in March 2010
  • A number of consultations were held. Community members, GSCS Coordinators, Consultants, teachers and staff
  • Willowgrove K-8 designed for opening enrolment 450, design enrolment 600 (5818 sq m)
  • Holy Family K-8 designed for opening enrolment 400, designed enrolment 500 (4953 sq m)
  • Provincially approved daycare facility 50 spaces managed by Preston Early Learning (500 sq m)
  • Total facility ~11,311 sq m
  • Constructed work on site started in August 2012.  Target completion date was originally March 2014, then September 2014, then January 2015
  • Facility built on a joint 7.1 acre site
  • Facility cost approx. $42.25 million (including site work, landscaping, furniture and equipment
  • Three owners – Ministry of Education, Saskatoon Public Schools and GSCS
  • Two architects – Kindrachuk Agrey (Willowgrove) and Edwards Edwards McEwan with one general contractor –EllisDon
  • Opened for classes March 9, 2015
  • Official Grand Opening June 17, 2015