Tag: engagement

Statement re: Student Civic Engagement

Across the province, and here in Waterloo Region, students from many secondary and elementary schools are actively voicing their concerns relating to issues that impact education. Students are engaged, informed, and organized and we are committed to supporting the safe and appropriate expression of their views. We recognize that our students have a right to […]

WRDSB fundraises for Fort McMurray Disaster Relief

As many of you may know, since Sunday, May 1, 2016, more than 88,000 people of Fort McMurray, Alberta, and surrounding communities have been evacuated from their homes and businesses due to the massive Alberta wildfires that continue to burn. As thousands of people flee to safety¬†with sometimes no more than the clothes on their […]

Open House: New Riverside PS

The Waterloo Region District School Board and Kingsland+ Architects have completed the site plan and design for the new Riverside Public School, to be located at 250 William Street in Elmira, and are ready to share the design with the school community. We invite you to attend the open house, and view the completed design […]

Accessibility Awareness Handbook

See the Ability in Disability Rick Hansen This handbook was created by the Training Subcommittee of the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) Accessibility Working Group in accordance with the Ontarians with Disability Act. It is designed to provide suggestions on how to communicate with persons who have various disabilities and/or barriers to communications. Board […]