News & Announcements

Celebrating the new addition at Tait Street PS!

Posted September 12, 2014 DSC_0630-1140x300

On September 11, 2014 the staff and students of Tait Street PS celebrated the new addition to their school with a ribbon cutting. Principal Marcia Lubert cut the ribbon, while Vice-Principal Heather Kruis and staff cheered. Also joining in the celebration was Trustee Collin Harrington, project co-ordinator Mel Lavoie along with Tony Puim and Barry […]

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KCI Teacher Receives Recognition Award

Posted September 12, 2014

Congratulations to Patrick Rittinger, who received the 2014 Teacher Recognition Award by the Ontario Agri-Food Education Inc. Pat is the sixth teacher to win this award, since it began in 2009. The award celebrates Ontario teachers that “integrate agricultural concepts into non-agricultural curriculum.” Pat adds agricultural information to his grades 10, 11 and 12 green […]

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Night School Registration is Happening!

Posted September 10, 2014 Night School Registration is open soon!

Night school registration is happening September 11 & 15 from 6-7:30pm at CHCI.

More information on courses offered, registration procedures, and attendance can be found on our night school page.

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Volunteer Opportunity: Compliance Audit Committee Members (2014 Municipal Election)

Posted September 4, 2014

The WRDSB is currently seeking individuals to volunteer for the Compliance Audit Committee as required by the Ministry of Education. The committee may be called upon to hear and decide on applications for compliance audits regarding a trustee candidate’s campaign expenses. Read more about this position.

If you are an interested individual with a background in financial services, please contact Jayne Herring, Manager of Corporate Services for further information by September 15, 2014.

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International Languages Registration is Coming!

Posted September 4, 2014 internationalreg_banner

Registration for International Languages is happening Saturday September 6, beginning at 9am.

Registration is taking place at the international language locations – don’t forget to bring proof of birth!

Looking for more information? Visit our international languages page!

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Bell Times Confirmed for September 2014

Posted September 4, 2014

The bell times for September 2014 have been finalized. You can view the finalized times in the 2014-15 Bell Time Review- July 2014- FINAL report. Background Information The Waterloo Region District School Board is undertaking a system fiscal review to identify opportunities to reduce costs, implement operational efficiencies and optimize the allocation of resources to address the […]

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Welcome Back to School!

Posted September 3, 2014

We asked you to include #WRDSBFirstDay in your tweets so we could follow along. This is your first day of school story!

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BIPSA 2014-2015

Posted August 27, 2014 bipsa_banner

The 2014-15 Board Improvement Plan for Student Achievement is here! This plan provides an overview of the plan to optimize student learning and achievement in the Waterloo Region District School Board.  Schools, families and community are welcome to point and click on any part of this interactive version of the BIPSA synopsis for further details on each element.

If you are seeing BIPSA for the first time, there is also a description offered at your first click on what BIPSA is. Each school will also be developing a School Improvement plan that is developed and shared at each school annually.

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September is Coming

Posted August 21, 2014 sic_banner1

Get ready to start an amazing new year of learning, discovering, and creating memories. We’re excited to welcome you back to school on Tuesday, September 2nd. Don’t miss the bus! Schedules will be available at the end of August. For bus information, visit Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region, or call (519) 650-4934. You can […]

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WRDSB Administrator joins Halton DSB as Superintendent of Education

Posted August 12, 2014

We are pleased to announce that Scott Podrebarac will be joining the Halton District School Board this September, as a superintendent of education. Scott held various roles with the WRDSB for 21 years, including, system administrator – early learning, and most recently as the principal of Clemens Mill PS in Cambridge. “While it is hard to […]

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