April 13 is a P.D. Day for all teaching and paraprofessional staff

The focus for the April 13, 2018, PD Day will be will be School Improvement Planning for the full day. Elementary and Secondary teachers will participate in a school activity reflecting our Strategic Plan and Operational Goals for Student Achievement and Well-Being, and school improvement planning with a focus on mathematics. All paraprofessional staff (EA/CYW/DECE) and elementary occasional teachers […]

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 […]

WRDSB Seamless Early Learning Symposium at Conestoga College

From 2009 – 2014, we participated in a seamless early learning study exploring the impact Full-Day Kindergarten (FDK) and Extended Day Programs (EDP) had on educators, families and early years administrators. Tonight, at Conestoga College, the University of Toronto Atkinson Centre for Society and Child Development is hosting a Symposium to highlight the findings of the Schools […]

Extended Day Programs Expanding in the WRDSB

Extended Day Programs Expanding in the WRDSB Kitchener, ON: The Waterloo Region District School Board is pleased to announce that 80 schools will offer Extended Day Programs for the 2014-15 school year. Over 95% of the board’s Junior Kindergarten to Grade 2 population will have access to high quality, and affordable child care in their […]