Tag: Capital Projects

Trustees approve a balanced budget for the 2017-18 school year

Trustees unanimously approved a balanced budget for the 2017-18 school year at a Special Committee of the Whole Meeting on June 14, 2017. Trustees received a balanced budget of $751.8M, including a capital budget of $72.5M that meets our legislation requirements. The budget is subject to final approval at the Board Meeting on June 26, […]






Provincial funding to provide renewal, program improvements

Our vision to innovate tomorrow by educating today received a boost this month. As part of the 2017-18 Pupil Accommodation Grant – School Renewal Allocation, provided by the Ministry of Education, to address the cost of repairing and renovating schools and infrastructure, Waterloo Region District School Board will receive approximately $9.8 million.











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Ministry of Education announces $23 million in capital funding

This afternoon, at Ryerson Public School in Cambridge, the Ministry of Education announced $23 million dollars in capital funding for the Waterloo Region District School Board. The announcement, part of a $12 billion dollar investment from the province over 10 years, is to help build new schools in areas of high growth and to improve the […]






Ministry of Education Announces Funding for Two Capital Projects

On Friday, October 30, Minister of Education Liz Sandals stopped in Waterloo Region to make a $40 million funding announcement. The announcement, which included funds for both the Waterloo Region District School Board, and the Waterloo Catholic District School Board, is part of an $11 billion investment from the province over 10 years, to help improve the […]






Highlights – December 8, Committee of the Whole Meeting

On Monday, December 8, 2014 the Waterloo Region District School Board held its Committee of the Whole Meeting. The agenda and reports for this meeting are available on our website. No delegations appeared at the meeting. Policy and Governance (30 minutes) Final approval of Board Policy 2005 – Parent Support (Family Communication with Schools) Trustees […]