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SCHOOL OF THE DAY: Serbian Language School helps children in Kosovo

Giving back is the theme at our International School of Serbian Language. This month, Jelka Milivojevic and her grade 12 students organized a bake sale at Stanley Park Public School, raising approximately $820 for children in Kosovo. Milivojevic reflected on the bake sale success and expressed her gratitude and appreciation of our community to reach out and help others, […]

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10 Days of Christmas at J W Gerth PS

J W Gerth Public School just wrapped up their “10 Days of Christmas” charity drive and the donations were overwhelming! Over the 10 days, their generous families donated the following: 510 food items for the Doon Community Food Collection 175 coats for babies, children and adults for the St. Marks Church outreach program 348 hats, socks and […]

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WRDSB shoots and scores for Nutrition for Learning

WRDSB Education Centre staff joined together to host a charity hockey game – perfect for this time of year. In support of Nutrition for Learning, the money raised by this event will help 145 community based breakfast, morning meal and lunch programs impacting over 14,000 children daily. On behalf of the WRDSB, we are excited to be […]

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SCHOOL OF THE DAY: Laurentian PS gives the gift of smiles

Laurentian Public School students wanted to make a difference during the holiday season. Mr. Cain’s class led a “Gift a Smile” fundraising campaign to support local families that were in need of some help during the holiday season. Class 8D ran a bake sale, BBQ, collected donations and toys, completed a food drive and collected Canadian […]

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Camp Heidelberg Outdoor Ed Centre makes contribution to biodiversity research

From September 22nd to October 3rd, the Camp Heidelberg Outdoor and Environmental Education Centre (OEEC) participated in the School Malaise Trap Program. This program is operated by the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario at the University of Guelph, which is dedicated to rapidly identifying and documenting life in Canada and in the world. A Malaise Trap […]

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SCHOOL OF THE DAY: Highland PS experiences a theatre performance

Highland Public School loves the arts and what better way to celebrate than to go to the theatre! By selling pizza, QSP magazine, and poinsettia sales, in addition to hosting a book fair, the school council was able to send the entire school to the Dunfield Theatre, in downtown Galt. The students and staff had the opportunity to […]

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WRDSB Lowers Flags for Pakistan

We are all saddened by the tragic events that took place at Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan. To show support for all those affected, we will be lowering flags at our schools, and our Education Centre, until the end of day on December 19.

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Social justice at Forest Glen PS impacts community

The Social Justice Initiative (SJI) at Forest Glen Public School is not a club – it’s a movement! In support of Free the Children’s We Scare Hunger campaign, the SJI motivated the school community and collected a total of 1477lbs of food – 300lbs more than last year! The initiative also supported a very successful Coats for Kids drive launched […]

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SCHOOL OF THE DAY: Elizabeth Ziegler PS creates a Wordle

The Safe, Caring and Inclusive Schools (SCIS) committee at Elizabeth Ziegler Public School has created a school wide “Wordle” to help gather data about their school climate. Each student and staff member was given the opportunity to submit one word that they felt described their school. A list was made and the following Wordle was created. (The size […]

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SCHOOL OF THE DAY: Longstanding Rockway PS tradition continues

Parent council has done it again! Along with many dedicated volunteers, Rockway Public School’s students, staff, volunteers and guests enjoyed a delicious meal on Friday. The school held their annual turkey lunch, which has been a longstanding tradition of 24 years, funded by a generous and deeply committed School Council. Every year, Rockway PS students […]

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