Tag: School Council

Annual School Councils’ Report shows community engagement in our schools






The 2015-16 Annual School Councils’ Report was presented at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday, November 14th. Every school council submits their own report to the Waterloo Region District School Board near the end of the school year. The report outlines their engagement with the needs and desires of their own school community. […]

Bridgeport PS dance-a-thon a huge success






On a cold March day, Bridgeport Public School was dancin’ up a storm inside! For approximately two weeks before their big dance-a-thon, Bridgeport PS students collected pledges to help off-set the cost of a new projector screen for their gymnasium and to provide additional resources for student learning. The fundraiser was a huge success and the […]

Family Picnic brings Bridgeport PS families together






On a beautiful sunny day, Bridgeport Public School held their annual Family Picnic in support of Free the Children! This longstanding community event gave parents the opportunity to spend time with their children on school property, in an old-fashioned, blanket on the ground style picnic. To make the day more exciting, the Grade 6 Me […]

Suddaby PS hosts learning skills workshop






Last night, the staff and school council at Suddaby Public School teamed up to host their first ever Learning Skills Night for their families. Learning skills is an area of focus at Suddaby PS for this school year, as part of the school improvement plan for student achievement.  Students have been setting goals, taking steps to work towards […]

Our Schools






The Waterloo Region District School Board is one of the larger school boards in Ontario. We serve approximately 63,000 students in 120 schools in the Region of Waterloo. A full list of all WRDSB schools, their addresses and websites. Enter your address into the School Finder to see which schools are in your area. Maps […]

School Councils






Research has proven that the involvement of parents and guardians in their children’s education has a positive impact on improved student learning and helps to create a sense of community at the school. The support of the community has also proven to be an enhancement to that positive learning environment. By working together as partners, […]