Back in February, Edmonton Public Schools asked for your help in naming the 9 new schools opening in September 2017. Today, they unveiled your selections.
“Constable Daniel Woodall School (Windermere K-6)
Constable Daniel Woodall (1979-2015) was a member of the Edmonton Police Service who worked in the Hate Crime Unit when he was killed in the line of duty in 2015. Woodall’s passion for policing extended into his work as a community mentor who believed in the value of diversity and defending the community from abuse, hate and extremism.”
“I think he’d just be so insanely proud and slightly embarrassed, slightly embarrassed about it that people think that highly of him, that they want to do this” says Claire Woodall. Her husband was taken from her and their family June 8th last year.