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Our School

Opened in 2003, Bishop Macdonell WCDSB, is a beautiful and welcoming Secondary School, located in Southern Guelph, and serving approximately 750 students from the city of Guelph and surrounding area.
foyer 2019Our amazing school features:
  • a peaceful chapel for gathering and prayer
  • a two-story​​ bright open concept large main foyer with student seating
  • athletic features, including:
    • varsity gymnasium 
    • 2nd floor mezzanine spectator area and ping-pong play zone
    • workout room
    • asphalt track
    • various sports fields and facilities shared with the City of Guelph
  • large, windowed cafetorium with hot food cafeteria services
  • Library Learning Commons
  • media design room
  • professional drama theater with retractable seating
  • construction room
  • learning kitchen
  • dedicated computer labs
  • BM News green room
Our Interior Design class has been working toward improving our spaces and have already made the foyer, washrooms, and Library/Learning Commons more welcoming spaces for our school community.
Bishop Macdonell is adjacent to the local businesses, expansive Preservation Park and South End Community Park. Our school boasts a wonderful community, beautiful facility AND an amazing view!
Welcome to Bishop Macdonell, where OUR BLOOD RUNS CELTIC BLUE.