Terry Fox Run






Twenty-nine schools from the English Montreal School Board (EMSB) commemorated the 25th anniversary of Terry Fox¹s inspirational Marathon of Hope on Friday, Sept. 16. A special Terry Fox National School Run Day took place to raise funds for cancer research. This was part of the more than 10,000 runs that were held simultaneously in schools across the country, in which more than 3.3 million students participated. The EMSB schools that were involved in the event were: the Mackay Centre in N.D.G.; St. John Bosco in Ville Emard; Pierre Elliott Trudeau in Rosemount; St. Raphael and Our Lady of Pompei in Ahuntsic; Lester B. Pearson High School and Frederick Banting in Montreal North; Westmount Park and Roslyn School in Westmount; Carlyle and Dunrae Gardens in TMR; Cedarcrest, Holy Cross and Gardenview in St.Laurent; Dalkeith in Anjou; Edinburgh, Elizabeth Ballantyne School and Royal West Academy in Montreal West; Edward Murphy in Hochelaga-Maisonneuve; Hampstead; Merton and John Grant High School in Côte St. Luc; John Paul I Junior High School in St. Léonard; McLearon in Pointe Aux Trembles; Rosemount High School; Royal Vale in NDG; Sinclair Laird in Park Extension; and St. Dorothy in St. Michel.