Being an Equity Champion at Elgin Street PS | WRDSB 2020 Champions

During a time when our administrators have the added responsibility of keeping our students and staff safe during a pandemic, Amanpreet Dhaul, Vice-Principal at Elgin Street Public School in Cambridge, has continued to make her school a welcoming place for all. Her kind demeanour, professional leadership and personal connection caught the attention of newly welcomed […]

Day 5: The gift of partnerships – students and firefighters team-up for a good cause

At the WRDSB, our students know that at the core of any strong community, is its partnerships. Students at Manchester Public School were looking for a local opportunity to give back and thought that teaming up with the Cambridge Fire Department was the perfect way to support a good cause. In its ninety-seventh year, the […]

Eighteen WRDSB schools receive Ontario EcoSchools certification

We all want to live in a world where we breath fresh air, create less waste, and have a positive impact on our environment – right? Which is why keeping our schools ‘green’ and helping them make the transition to be more environmentally friendly is a large initiative that our Board takes very seriously. Every year, […]

Elgin Street PS welcomes new Canadians

Staff and students at Elgin Street Public School hosted, and organized a Canadian Citizenship ceremony for ten families. The school’s gym turned into a courtroom, and the library was decorated with Canadian art made by their students. There was no shortage of Canadian pride! Grade 6 student, Ashley P., opened the ceremony by singing our national […]

Four Schools Receive Funding for Environmental Projects

Tim Walker Awards Presented by Student Trustees Four schools received funding to support their environmental projects. The funding was provided as part of the Tim Walker Memorial Awards for Environmental Stewardship, established by the board to honour the life of secondary school teacher Tim Walker, and his commitment to education and environmental initiatives. An adjudication […]

WRDSB schools participate in annual Cambridge Skating Races

On Friday, February 27, hundreds of our students competed in the 85th annual Cambridge Skating Races at Galt Arena Gardens – the oldest continuous running athletic event for school children in Canada. The arena was packed with cheering fans, from family members, to friends, to education staff! As the friendly competition unfolded, a buzz of strategy chatter and […]

Rising high at Elgin Street PS

Since school started in September, Elgin Street Public School has been very busy. One of the projects they have been working on is creating their own school song. Written and produced by their music teacher, Mrs. Thakkar, the song includes the character traits staff and students show in and out of school: R.I.S.E. (Respect, Integrity, Sharing and Empathy). […]

Gym Locations

For school addresses and telephone numbers please see our school listing. (*) Movable wall to Multi-Purpose Room (+) No change rooms Single Gyms and General Purpose rooms may not be suitable for adult sports. Please call the school custodian to arrange to view the gym space to ensure it is adequate for your activity. Kitchener Locations […]

Partial French Immersion Information Meeting- Clemens Mill PS

Date:  Wednesday, November 16, 2011 – 6:30pm The Partial French Immersion information meeting for Clemens Mill PS will take place at Elgin Street PS on November 16 at  6:30pm. Elgin PS is located at 685 Elgin Street in Cambridge.