Services Provided by the School and EMSB

Cedarcrest school is equipped with a team of professionals provided by the school in conjunction with the English Montreal School Board and the Centres de santé et de services sociaux (CSSS).

Services provided by Cedarcrest School:

School caretakers and maintenance workers are responsible for the cleaning and general maintenance of the school building and grounds, providing a clean and safe environment for students and staff.

For electrical or plumbing work, a specialist is provided to the school by the school board.

School libraries enrich and support the educational program of the school and provide a wide range of materials, with diversity of appeal and different points of view.

The role of the school librarian (Documentation Technician) is to provide assistance to students and staff in regard to research and use of the library facilities. He or she also manages the classification system, document conservation and disposal.

Cedarcrest school is affiliated to Le Doral Hot Lunch Service

The school provides supervision on school grounds during lunchtime and recess to ensure that rules are observed and that students are safe.

The special education technician applies techniques and methods in keeping with an individualized education plan intended for special needs students, students with social maladjustments or learning difficulties in keeping with a program designed for students requiring specific support.

Services provided by the English Montreal School Board:

The computer technician (ITS Field Services Technician) installs new computer applications, troubleshoots network connectivity, repairs complicated breakdowns and assists analysts in the development and implementation of new computer systems within the school.

Dietitians travel from school to school visiting classrooms and cafeterias to talk to students about eating nutritious foods and being healthy. The EMSB in-class programs aim to teach students how to make healthy food choices and instill the values of eating nutritious foods and living a healthy lifestyle.

The occupational therapist works with parents and/or caregivers and others to assess if a student has difficulties with practical and social skills and recommends appropriate strategies in order to maximise the student's potential when carrying out activities of daily living.

Services provided by the Centre de santé et de services sociaux:

The school nurse is available to provide consultation, screening, prevention, vaccinations, referral and health/vaccination records for students.

A social worker is assigned to the school on a part-time basis. The role of the social worker is particularly important in the area of family intervention or counselling.

CSSS de Bordeaux-Cartierville-Saint-Laurent

Some health services are provided by the CSSS de Bordeaux-Cartierville-Saint-Laurent.

CLSC de Bordeaux-Cartierville

School Bus Service

The school bus transportation service is offered for students who live beyond walking distance to school. To learn more, please visit our transportation page:

Transportation Keeping Children Safe (SAAQ) Did you see me? School Transportation Safety Campaign