Posted August 21, 2018
We’re excited to welcome you back to school on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Follow Waterloo Region District School Board on Twitter and Instagram, and share your first day of school with us using #WRDSBFirstDay. Our online parent information package is now updated for the 2018-19 school year. Please take a few moments to review this […]
Categories: Broadcast · Learning · Parent Resources · School Year Information · Schools Tags: 2018 - 2019 · back to school · parent resource · Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR)
Posted August 13, 2018
As the new school year approaches, we know a lot of excitement surrounds finding out which class your student has been assigned. Our commitment to keeping your children safe has led us to a new method of sharing this information for elementary students, leading up to the first day of school. To comply with privacy […]
Posted August 31, 2017
Dear Parents and Caregivers, It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the 2017-18 school year. We have put together a variety of resources designed to help you become familiar with school programs, communicate with your child’s teachers and school, and actively engage in their learning. Participating in your child’s learning is a […]
Categories: Broadcast · Community · Learning · School Year Information · Schools Tags: 2017-18 school year · back to school · chairperson · Director of Education · parent engagement · school year information · Strategic Plan
Posted August 24, 2017
The thought of back to school can be a big adjustment for students, parents and caregivers. In order to help with the transition, our schools and staff prepare to ensure all students are welcomed back to a new school year and set-up for a successful year of learning.
To help you prepare for the first day of school, Waterloo Region District School Board is providing the following tips to help ease the transition back to school.
Posted August 15, 2017
Since Junior Kindergarten students will not have an Ontario Education Number prior to September, Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) Inc. will be sending a direct mail out to families of Junior Kindergarten students detailing busing information for September 2017.
Senior Kindergarten students will receive a mailed postcard with student login instructions to retrieve their information. Information will be mailed out during the week of August 14.
Families with students in Special Education programs will receive a letter home indicating busing information during the month of August.
Parents can login and view your child’s transportation details by going to www.stswr.ca and following these easy steps:
Posted September 9, 2016
Posted August 11, 2016
Get ready to start learning, discovering, and making memories. We’re excited to welcome you back to school on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Share your first day of school with us using #WRDSBFirstDay Don’t miss the bus! Schedules will be available on August 22. For bus information, visit Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR), or call […]
Posted August 10, 2015
Get ready to start an amazing new year of learning, discovering, and creating memories. We are very excited to welcome you back to school on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. Don’t miss the bus! Schedules will be available at the end of August. For bus information, visit Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR), or call 519-650-4934. […]
Calendars and Important Dates
In 2016, trustees of Waterloo Region District School Board led the development of a new Strategic Plan with input from a broad range of staff, students, families, caregivers and our many stakeholders. The plan consists of three priorities, each with associated outcomes that guide the work of this board in delivering first class public education […]