Help Us Help You: Addresses for Report Card Delivery

With the end of the school year fast approaching, report cards for both elementary and secondary students will be produced and distributed, but instead of students bringing their report card home, schools will be using Canada Post to mail the report cards directly to you at home. To ensure that the report card is sent […]

Important Information Regarding Secondary Report Cards

Dear WRDSB families, We are writing with an important update on your child’s Semester One Report Card. We know how important these reports are to parents, caregivers and students. They are a reflection of the work done thus far in the year, and the marks, learning skills and teacher comments are valuable in determining your […]

Update on elementary report cards

Dear Parents/Caregivers: We are writing with an important update on the term one report card.   At this point in the year, you would normally receive your child’s term one report card. We know how important these reports are to parents, caregivers and students. They are a reflection of the work done thus far in the […]

Update on Secondary Report Cards

Our secondary schools are experiencing OSSTF Support Staff labour sanctions, which are having an impact on regular school administrative operations. The OSSTF Support staff group includes secretaries, custodians, social workers, school monitors and in-school technicians. Generation and distribution of mid term report cards may be impacted at some schools. Be assured that a fully completed […]

Update Regarding Elementary Progress Report Cards

We appreciate the ongoing patience and support of parents/guardians during this time of province-wide labour unrest and uncertainty in our schools. Given the current cumulative impact of provincial labour action on the part of elementary teachers and WRDSB support staff (secretaries, custodians and supervision monitors in schools as well as some central staff), the Waterloo […]

Mark Summary for Elementary Students to be Mailed this Week

We are pleased to let you know that Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8 will begin to receive their mark summary documents starting July 29. The mark summary will be mailed to the address the school has on file. If you do not receive a mark summary at […]

Report Cards

Resources for understanding your child’s report card, Ontario Ministry of Education requirements, testing and Parent/Student/Teacher conferences.

Learning at the WRDSB

In 2016, trustees of Waterloo Region District School Board led the development of a new Strategic Plan with input from a broad range of staff, students, families, caregivers and our many stakeholders. The plan consists of three priorities, each with associated outcomes that guide the work of this board in delivering first-class public education to […]

Assessment, Evaluation & Reporting Handbook

This resource has been developed to clarify messages about effective assessment, evaluation and reporting practices, in order to align with the Ministry of Education’s Policy Statement, to provide a practical support for teachers in evaluating students’ learning and in reporting on students’ progress and achievement, and to guide the implementation of Growing Success in the Waterloo Region […]

About Marks Below 50 Percent

The procedure describes responses to report card marks that are below 50% for all students in Grades 7 to 12. Students who have provided insufficient evidence of learning or who are achieving below 50% will be assigned a provincial report card mark: ranging from 35% to 45% or a zero for Grade 11 and 12 […]

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