News & Announcements

Labour Relations Update – August 25, 2015

Secondary School Update The Waterloo Region District School Board is pleased that the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) have reached a tentative agreement with the Ontario government and the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association (OPSBA) regarding central items. No details of the agreement can be provided at this point in time. The new two-tiered structure […]

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Start-up Packages – August 26th – September 2nd

Start-up Packages will be ready for pick-up starting Wednesday, August 26th  to Wednesday, September 2nd . These documents are required for the first day of school on Tuesday, September 8th. All other school information is available on our website by clicking on the “School Year Information” button on the homepage. The offices will be open from […]

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School open – Access to Guidance and Main Offices ONLY!

The front doors of the school are opened again but only to the Guidance and Main Offices. Please do NOT wander through the school. Thank you!

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2015 Commencement – Thursday, October 8th

Mark your calendars … Thursday, October 8th! Graduates from the 2014-2015 school year. Your invitations are in the mail. Expect to receive your invitation the week of August 24th-28th. Please reply before Friday, September 11th by returning the  order form included in your invitation via regular mail or by dropping into the school. Do not send cash in […]

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Back to School is just around the corner!

Get ready to start an amazing new year of learning, discovering, and creating memories. We are very excited to welcome you back to school on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. Don’t miss the bus! Schedules will be available at the end of August. For bus information, visit Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR), or call 519-650-4934. […]

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Update on Implementation of the new Health and Physical Education Curriculum

On Monday, June 15, staff presented trustees with an update regarding implementation of the new Health & Physical Education Curriculum. Since 2010, the Ministry has engaged in extensive consultation regarding the revised curriculum for Health & Physical Education, Grades 1-8 and Health & Physical Education, Grades 9-12. On February 23, 2015, the Ministry released both […]

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Parent Involvement Committee Looking for New Members

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) of the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in one of the WRDSB schools to apply for positions on the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee. The mandate for the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee is to: Provide information and advice on parent engagement to the Waterloo […]

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New area support group for students with ASD

A new support group for students with ASD is hosting a fun event this weekend.  The star attraction, a comedian named Michael McCreary, has ASD himself and will talk to the group about his life with Asperger’s. Book your seat at the event through this link: http://atp-kw.com/index.html   And check out Michael McCreary at this […]

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Update on Administration of Grades 3, 6 & 9 EQAO Assessments

The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) notified the WRDSB that they will not be sending the Grade 3 and 6 Reading, Writing and Mathematics assessment materials to any boards currently affected by labour action. As a result, no WRDSB students in Grades 3 and 6 will participate in the EQAO assessment this year, until […]

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The 2015-16 School Year Calendar is Here!

The 2015-16 school year calendar has been approved by the Ministry of Education. The first day of school for the 2015-16 school year is September 8, 2015.

View the Calendars:

Elementary
Secondary – Semestered Schools
Secondary – Waterloo-Oxford DSS

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