Category: Board

Become a Trustee

View the complete list of Trustee candidates running in your city. What is a school board trustee? School board trustees are locally-elected representatives of the public and they are our community’s advocate for public education. As a member of our board, their role is to assist the board in fulfilling its duties under Ontario’s Education […]

Participate in our annual budget survey

Calling all students, parents, staff and community members. We want to hear from you on which funding priorities we should consider for the 2018-19 school year and beyond. Annual Budget Survey Complete this short online budget survey to help us identify which areas are important to our WRDSB community. The survey closes on Friday, March […]

Former superintendent, Martha Deacon, appointed to Canadian Senate

We want to congratulate Martha (Marty) Deacon on her appointment this week to the Canadian Senate. Marty is a longtime educator in our district working as a teacher, principal and superintendent. She is also an advocate for amateur sports and serves as the director of the Canadian Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games. Marty is very […]

Meetings Archive

2017-2018 Meetings Minutes from past meetings will be made available upon request. Please contact the Manager of Corporate Services at 519 570 0003 x4336 or email

Student Senator Roles & Responsibilities

Student Senate is a committee of the board that meets regularly throughout the school year. It is comprised of student representatives from each of our secondary schools. These meetings provide an opportunity for the Senators to act as an advisory body to the Student Trustees and Board Staff. The Senators provide a perspective on student […]

Student Senate

The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) is committed to strengthening the student voice. The Board recognizes the benefits that accrue when students are engaged and are active partners in their education. We also recognize that students are the foundation of the board and it is essential to have students who are connected, listened to […]

Become a Student Trustee

Responsibilities of a Student Trustee Responsibilities of the student trustees include the following: Receive and review agenda packages and attend Public and In Camera sessions of the Board and Committee of the Whole, as well as other committee meetings, as deemed appropriate by the Chair (excluding In Camera Meetings of the Board or Committees of […]

Student Trustees

For the 2018-19 school year, our student trustees are: Oscar Judelson-Kelly ROLE: Student Trustee EMAIL: SCHOOL: Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute I am a Grade 12 student at Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute (CHCI) in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. At school, I am involved with the Politics Club, various music ensembles, Student Council and the […]


In accordance with the Board’s bylaws, delegations have up to ten minutes to address the Board. Any exceptions to this rule require a majority vote of the trustees present at the meeting. Please be polite and courteous, and focus on only the issue you are bringing forward. Following each presentation, trustees will have an opportunity […]

2018-19 Meetings

Our monthly Board meetings are held on the last working Monday of the month. Committee of the Whole (COW) meetings are held on the second and third working Mondays of each month. If one of those Mondays is a holiday, then this schedule changes. All Board and COW meetings are open to the public. Under the […]

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