Groh PS Child Care opens for frontline workers

The Waterloo Region District School Board is proud to support the regions’ plan to expand emergency child care for frontline workers. Starting May 11th, the YMCA located inside Groh PS in Kitchener will open, offering spaces to families of frontline workers who need it. “We have a long-standing partnership with the YMCA, with childcare locations […]

Groh PS cancer survivor reflects on importance of Terry Fox run

This year’s Terry Fox Run kick-off assembly at Groh Public School was more than just about getting their students excited to raise money for cancer research. It was about making a difference in someone’s life closer to home. In May, life changed for Kim Graham. The proud vice-principal was going through life like everyone else […]

Celebrating Groh PS’s official opening

Groh Public School opened their doors to students, staff and families back in September 2017. Last week, we had the opportunity to come together and celebrate with an official opening ceremony. Groh staff welcomed families, trustees, senior leaders and members of our community to a special assembly and open house. Watch below to see all […]

Suggest a mascot for the new Groh PS

In September 2017, Groh Public School will open its doors for the first time to students and the community. Part of creating a school community is building an identity and sense of belonging within the school. We are inviting all members of our community to help us select a school mascot by filling out the form […]

Groundbreaking ceremony for Groh PS

On Wednesday, June 8, 2016, WRDSB staff, trustees, the Ministry of Education, and construction staff celebrated the construction of our newest elementary school with a sod turning! The new school, located on Thomas Slee Drive in south Kitchener, was named Groh Public School in November 2015. The school name relates to the Groh family, who […]