UPDATE: Cambridge Shelter in Place – Monday, November 20


As of 8:00 p.m. on Monday, November 20 the Shelter in Place was lifted by the Cambridge Fire Department.

UPDATE: 4:49 p.m.

Due to the Shelter in Place, we are also cancelling evening rentals at the below schools, including Jacob Hespeler Secondary School. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Dear families,

Please be advised that the Extended Day programs at Silverheights Public School, Hespeler Public SchoolHillcrest Public School, Centennial Public School Cambridge and Woodland Park Public School are currently in a Shelter in Place at the request of Cambridge Fire Department who are dealing with a fire at 105 Sheffield Street, Cambridge.

Students participating in after school activities at Jacob Hespeler Secondary School are also under a Shelter in Place.

Please be assured that everyone in the school is safe. However, until the Fire Department gives us the all clear, we will only be releasing students to parents/guardians who are picking kids up in vehicles.

Our board is updating social media channels, so please follow us on Twitter and on Facebook.

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we await further information from the fire department.