At the October 23, 2018, Board meeting, the District School Board of Niagara Trustees approved the Wainfleet Elementary Accommodation Review Final Staff Report dated October 12, 2018 which outlined the following motion:
To consolidate William E. Brown PS and Winger PS into a joint use DSBN NCDSB school to open for the 2021 - 22 school year on a site within the Wainfleet Village Hamlet.
With the recommended option:
- 2019 - 2021: Transition team is established to facilitate the consolidation of the schools. Planning and construction of new elementary school.
- June 2021: William E. Brown PS and Winger PS are closed for instructional purposes as of June 30, 2021.
- September 2021: New joint DSBN NCDSB elementary school opens and all students will attend the new school. School boundaries are adjusted accordingly.