The death of a kindergarten student from Saskatoon’s École Dundonald School has prompted several residents to call for fences around city ponds. A petition on change.org, in response to the five-year-old’s death on Monday, has garnered more than 170 signatures in less than 24 hours. The petition is calling for the city to fence ponds. “It seems to be common sense to fence bodies of water near schools,” Shannon Hill, from Saskatoon, posted to the petition website.
A Saskatoon kindergarten student pronounced dead after being found in a pond near École Dundonald School had special needs, numerous sources tell CTV News. His specific condition has yet to be confirmed, but several people say the five-year-old boy, a newcomer to Canada from Somalia who spoke limited English, needed extra supports.
A Saskatoon kindergarten student pronounced dead after being found in a pond near École Dundonald School had special needs, numerous sources tell CTV News. His specific condition has yet to be confirmed. Several people say the five-year-old's parents were originally from Somalia. According to a family friend, the boy was born in Saskatchewan, spoke English at home, but needed extra support while attending school.
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