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JOHN F. KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL TO RECEIVE SCHOOL TECH GRANT FROM BEST BUY CANADA

MONTREAL, FEBRUARY 22, 2016 - Hollywood North might soon have to include Montrealís East End as the John F. Kennedy High School Film Cub will be receiving a $5,592 school technology grant from Best Buy Canada.

An official cheque presentation will take place on Wednesday, February 24 (11 am) at John F. Kennedy High School (3030 Villeray) in St. Michel.

John F. Kennedy High Schoolís blossoming film club has quickly become one the most popular extra-curricular activities at the school. More than just a place for students to develop skills in film writing, producing, and editing, for many of the students who it is a sanctuary and a way for them to connect with their school.

With their Best Buy Canada School Tech Grant, the film club will purchase new cameras, lighting equipment, tripod kits and editing software that will allow more students to get involved in the program and keep students inspired and motivated to continue finding their hidden talents and their place in the school community.




Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca