Tag: Highland Public School

WRDSB raises $4 million for Heart and Stroke Foundation

For more than 30 years, our schools have been devoted to promoting heart health and social responsibility through many fundraising events for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. By raising money and making each event educational and fun for everyone involved, we have been able to create even more survivors. The commitment from our Board is unbelievable! Our schools have participated through various events such […]






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 […]






Highland PS experiences a theatre performance

Highland Public School loves the arts and what better way to celebrate than to go to the theatre! By selling pizza, QSP magazine, and poinsettia sales, in addition to hosting a book fair, the school council was able to send the entire school to the Dunfield Theatre, in downtown Galt. The students and staff had the opportunity to […]






2012 EcoSchools Recognition Awards

Every year the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) Facility Services Department awards 5 schools with an EcoSchool Measures prize. Each prize is developed to promote ecological sustainability principles in our schools, furthermore the prizes are low maintenance, energy and water efficient and meant to be permanent structures in the school. The 2012 winners are […]






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 […]