Tag: Sandhills Public School

Eighteen WRDSB schools receive Ontario EcoSchools certification

We all want to live in a world where we breath fresh air, create less waste, and have a positive impact on our environment – right? Which is why keeping our schools ‘green’ and helping them make the transition to be more environmentally friendly is a large initiative that our Board takes very seriously. Every year, […]






Joan O’Malley visits Sandhills PS

Sandhills Public School students were able to learn more about Canada’a history first-hand from a visitor who will have a place in the Canadian history books forever. Joan O’Malley, who sewed the first Canada Flag, along with the sewing machine she used, came to the school and shared her story. She also talked about our […]






Two WRDSB schools chosen for national ‘O Canada’ recording

In a national search of 82 elementary schools, Sandhills Public School and King Edward Public School were chosen to represent the WRDSB as part of the largest recording of ‘O Canada’ to date. The initiative is to celebrate the 50th anniversary  of the Flag of Canada. The Hometown Music Council, a not-for-profit organization with funding […]






Sandhills PS celebrates the Year of the Goat

The staff and students at Sandhills Public School took part in a cultural experience by celebrating the Chinese New Year in colourful fashion. In the weeks leading up, students learned about Chinese history and culture. They read books, created art displays, and to bring all their learning together, the school held a dragon parade. Everyone lined […]






United Way congratulates top donor schools for 2013 campaign

In October 2013, many WRDSB employees at various school sites were able to give a substantial amount of money to the United Way during their ‘Give – Volunteer – Act’ campaign, which ran from October 10 to 18, 2013. The organization congratulated the top 3 performing Cambridge elementary schools, K-W elementary schools, and high schools […]






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 […]