W.T. Townshend PS students run, bike for Terry Fox Foundation

Grade 4 students at W.T. Townshend Public School laced up their running shoes and buckled up their helmets as they participated in the 35th annual Terry Fox Run. On the brisk Sunday morning, the group of twelve students and their families met at Sportsworld Crossing to bike, run and walk the 5km route. After the event, the students […]

Special guests read to J.F. Carmichael PS students

Surrounding the gymnasium walls at J.F. Carmichael Public School were posters written and drawn from each student about their favourite book. It was the perfect set-up to welcome to very special community guests who were going to read to them – Waterloo Regional Police Service Chief of Police Bryan Larkin and City of Kitchener Mayor […]

It’s a Quasquicentennial birthday for Courtland Avenue PS

Courtland Avenue Public School is celebrating its 125th birthday this weekend, Friday, May 8, 2015 from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., with musical and acting talents from students, artwork, various decade displays, classic car exhibit and the opening of a time capsule from 1990. Beginning Friday night, Courtland Avenue PS […]

Lackner Woods PS Family Reading Night

Parents and students had a wonderful evening of learning and laughing at Lackner Woods Public School‘s Family Reading Night! What made the night even more fun, was having two very special guests join: Waterloo Regional Police Service Police Chief Bryan Larkin and Kitchener Mayor Berry Vrbanovic. The gymnasium was decorated with posters made by each classroom, […]

Forest Hill PS raises $10,000 for their snack program

Everyday, there are children in Waterloo Region who go to school hungry, with nothing or very little in their lunch bags. This is the reality at Forest Hill Public School, where school staff have dedicated themselves to making sure all 550 students have food in their bellies. Currently, the school’s snack program feeds 27 classrooms, three days […]