Category: News

Flags lowered for National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism

Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) office locations and school buildings will be joining other Government of Canada establishments in flying the Canadian flag at half-mast this weekend to mark National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism, which takes place annually on June 23. This day marks the anniversary of the Air India flight […]

PHS Summer Reading Program

For the first time ever, the PHS Library is running a Summer Reading Program!  Join with students from other WRDSB high schools to discuss summer reading and to complete fun badges online.  Students can sign up for the Summer Reading Program at the Library circulation counter until Wednesday, June 26th.  #WRDSBSummerReads

Co-curricular Awards Assembly – Thursday, June 13th

The Co-Curricular awards assembly will be held on Thursday June 13th during B block (9:20-10:20) in the Cafeteria. This is a year end celebration to honour student’s achievements throughout this year and their time in high school. Invitations will be delivered in homerooms and a list of points awards winners will be posted outside of the SAC […]

Year End Assembly – Friday, June 14th Per B

The Year End Assembly will be held on Friday, June 14th during Per B. Click here to see the schedule we will follow that day.

PHS is Panther Proud

The boys soccer team won the CWOSSA championship on Friday, May 31st as underdogs against St.David’s, the reigning champs for the past 2 years, and supposedly the best team they’ve had in that time. The PHS boys certainly brought their best game of the year despite fatigue setting in. We will be representing PHS at […]

EXTENDED: Looking for #WeSingOCanada performers

We have extended the deadline for video submissions to Thursday, June 27, 2019. Warm up those vocal cords (or fingers) and show off your Canadian spirit. We are in search of incredible WRDSB talent to help us kick-off a variety of events on the “right note” – and we want you to be the star. […]

Flying the pride flag to celebrate diversity and inclusion

June is nationally recognized as pride month in Canada. Many institutions and organizations fly the Pride flag as a celebration of diversity. During the month of June, all Waterloo Region District School Board locations will fly the Pride flag alongside the Canadian flag. We believe that our schools are safe spaces for everyone that walks […]

Budget & Staffing: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

In order to communicate our current budget outlook for 2019-2020, we are providing the following Frequently Asked Questions to create an understanding of current timelines, resources, and priorities. As we move forward, we will continue to focus on student and staff well-being, work to minimize the impact of budget shortfalls in the classroom, and will […]

2019-20 School Year Calendar is now available

The 2019-20 School Year Calendar is now available. Important dates to note: First day of school – Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Winter holidays – December 23, 2019 to January 3, 2020 March break – March 16 to 20, 2020 Last day of school for elementary students – Thursday, June 25, 2020 Our Calendars and Important Dates webpage […]

Celebrating Support Staff Appreciation Day

Today, we celebrate the skills, commitment and dedication of our support staff in delivering services that contribute to our students’ success and achievements. May 8th marks Support Staff Appreciation Day. We are thankful for our support staff for the important roles they play every day in our schools and for all the work they do […]

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