Tag: Vista Hills Public School

Waterloo students can be city councillors for the day

Mayor Dave Jaworsky is inviting Grade 5 students in Waterloo to share one big idea to make Waterloo an even better place to live. Students can submit their idea in writing or as a video, and Mayor Jaworsky will select eight entrants to take over city council for a day. Winners will have a chance […]

Congratulations Tania Bumstead

On May 7, Tania Bumstead was presented with the Prime Minister’s award for teaching excellence in STEM. Tania has been teaching for the past 18 years and is currently a teacher at Vista Hills Public School. She is an innovative teacher who believes in teaching students to be equipped for the future, whatever that may bring. […]

Official school opening at Vista Hills Public School

On May 4, the Hawks swooped-in and officially unveiled Vista Hills Public School to more than 300 students, parents, staff and community members. Vista Hills has taken pride in ensuring there are opportunities for collaboration and creating a learning hub for the residents of the community.

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Class is in session at our newest schools

Welcome to the 2016 – 2017 school year! The first day of school is always exciting, and the start of this new school year is no different…especially when your first day is in a brand new, shiny school. As our students, staff and families take their first steps into their new schools, it marks the beginning […]

Help us Suggest a Mascot for Vista Hills PS!

Vista Hills PS is our newest elementary school, set to open this September. We are looking for suggestions for the school mascot, and we want your input! We invite all members of our community to help us suggest our mascot by filling out the form on the Vista Hills PS website. School staff will select […]

Public Meeting #2 – West Waterloo Elementary Schools Boundary Study

We want your input on potential boundary changes! You are invited to attend the 2nd Public Meeting of the West Waterloo Elementary Schools Boundary Study. Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 Time: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Location: Abraham Erb Public School Gymnasium, 710 Laurelwood Drive, Waterloo The West Waterloo Elementary Schools Boundary Study involves Abraham Erb […]

Groundbreaking ceremony for Vista Hills PS

This morning, WRDSB staff, local dignitaries, and future students celebrated the construction of our newest elementary school with a sod turning! The new school, located on Sweet Gale Street in west Waterloo, was named Vista Hills Public School this past April. The school name relates to the geographical area of the school. The hills in […]

Trustees Name New West Waterloo Elementary School

At the Committee of the Whole Meeting held April 20, 2015, trustees approved the name of the new west Waterloo elementary school. The new school located on Sweet Gale Street, will be named Vista Hills Public School. The name relates to the geographical area of the school. The hills in the area were developed overtime by […]