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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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Paralympic Schools Week 2015 resources now available

This message is on behalf of the Canadian Paralympic Committee. — OTTAWA – Feb. 26, 2015 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee, in partnership with Petro-Canada, is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2015 edition of Paralympic Schools Week, which will be held nation-wide from May 4 to 8, 2015. All schools [...]

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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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Update: Secondary Schools Open May 11

The OSSTF teachers’ union is obliged to serve five days notice of their intention to take strike action. At this point in time, the WRDSB has not received this notice. Therefore secondary schools will be open as usual on May 11.

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Semester 2 Final Exam Schedule

Semester 2 final exams will be written between Thursday, June 18th and Wednesday Jun 24th inclusive. Morning exams start at 8:30am Afternoon exams start at 12:00pm (Please note LRC exams start at 11:30am) Exam Schedule JUNE 2015 FINAL with sec_rooms one room revision noted in yellow Student Instructions June

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DECA Internationals

Congratulations to Amy Xu on her outstanding results winning two medals and placing Top 20 overall in the Principles of Hospitality and Tourism category at DECA Internationals last week in Orlando. Special congratulations to Madeleine Ghazarian, Mackenzie May, Katelyn Sheffield, and Cristina Weber who participated in the Leadership Academy which included a Universal Studios Focus [...]

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Important Information from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency

FOOD RECALL WARNING: SLICED APPLES Today the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) issued a Food Recall Warning of sliced apples and products containing sliced apples from Sun Rich Fresh Food Incorporated. The recall applies to sliced apples and products containing sliced apples produced in the company’s Brampton, Ontario facility due to possible Listeria contamination. Please [...]

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School Climate Surveys Are Here!

School climate surveys are important tools which help schools assess the current culture within a school. The survey captures perceptions from students, parents and staff relating to issues such as character development, equity and inclusion, safe schools, and variables that contribute to a healthy school environment. Please take the opportunity to complete the Safe Caring [...]

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Leadership Course at PHS 2015-2016

Due Friday May 1, 2015:  Any students interested in taking a Leadership Course next year must fill out the PHS Leadership Questionnaire below. Once you have completed this questionnaire you will be contacted by your guidance counsellor to make the necessary course selection changes. Click here:   http://goo.gl/xc1Sta     /

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Semester 2 Midterm Report Cards

Semester 2 Midterm Report Cards were distributed to students on Friday, April 24th. Please complete and sign the Response Page and return it to Guidance Office before Friday, May 1st.

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