Tag: early learning program

October 16 is Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Appreciation Day

Today, October 16th, we celebrate Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Appreciation Day, a day where we recognize the commitment, hard work and passion of our early childhood educators. More than 550 educators went to work this morning to greet and care for 8,400 students in the Waterloo Region District School Board. To witness our littlest learners get excited […]

Extended Day Programs Expanding in the WRDSB

84 Schools Offering Child Care for Families Next Year Kitchener, ON: The Waterloo Region District School Board is pleased to announce that 84 schools will offer Extended Day Programs for the 2015-16 school year. This means that 98% of the board’s Junior Kindergarten to Grade 2 students will have access to high quality, affordable child […]

Come borrow a book at your child’s school library

Did you know that you and your child can visit our school libraries and sign out books before your little one starts in September? We are inviting our families to use their school’s library, once their child has been registered for Kindergarten. We hope you will take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to become familiar with […]

Kindergarten registration continues at WRDSB elementary schools

Please contact your school to arrange a specific time for registration. If you are not sure which school your child will attend, check the school finder or call (519) 650-4934 x221.

Who can register for Kindergarten? Children born in 2011 are eligible for Junior Kindergarten, and children born in 2010 are eligible for Senior Kindergarten. If your child is already enrolled in Junior Kindergarten, you do not need to register again.

Interested in more information about Kindergarten? Visit our Early Learning website!

Looking for information on child care programs? Visit our Before and After School Program website!

A Day in Kindergarten!

Watch Ty and his Kindergarten friends spend a day of learning together in Kindergarten. This short video segment provides children, parents, and others with an opportunity to visit a classroom and learn all about A Day in Kindergarten!

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Kindergarten Registration Begins February 2nd!

From February 2 – 6, 2015, register for Kindergarten at your school!

Please contact your school to arrange a specific time for registration. If you are not sure which school your child will attend, check the school finder or call (519) 650-4934 x221.

Who can register for Kindergarten? Children born in 2011 are eligible for Junior Kindergarten, and children born in 2010 are eligible for Senior Kindergarten. If your child is already enrolled in Junior Kindergarten, you do not need to register again.

Interested in more information about Kindergarten? Visit our Early Learning website!

Looking for information on child care programs? Visit our Before and After School Program website!

A Day in Kindergarten!

Watch Ty and his Kindergarten friends spend a day of learning together in Kindergarten. This short video segment provides children, parents, and others with an opportunity to visit a classroom and learn all about A Day in Kindergarten!

Read more about Kindergarten Registration Begins February 2nd! »

Phase Four & Five Sites Announced for Full Day Kindergarten

The Waterloo Region District School Board has announced the elementary schools which have been approved by the Ministry of Education to implement the fourth and fifth phases of the Full Day Early Learning Kindergarten Program for four and five year olds. This announcement signals the implementation dates of Full Day Kindergarten for all Waterloo Region […]

Phase Three Sites for Full Day Kindergarten Announced

The Waterloo Region District School Board has announced the elementary schools which have been approved by the Ministry of Education to implement the third phase of the Full Day Kindergarten, Early Learning Program for four and five year olds. The program will be phased in to all schools in the province over the next five […]