Tag: weather

Our guide for the winter season

Winter is coming and we want to ensure that we are ready for what Mother Nature has in store for us this season. During bad weather conditions, we may need to cancel buses or close schools for the safety of our students and staff. Here’s what you need to know: Learn more about our Severe Weather procedures.






February 24: WODSS parent-teacher night POSTPONED

Due to current and anticipated weather conditions, parent-teacher interviews scheduled for tonight at Waterloo-Oxford District Secondary School have been postponed. They have been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.






Become Familiar with our Severe Weather Procedure

As the cold weather arrives, it’s important for everyone to be familiar with our Severe Weather Conditions procedure. There are some changes to the procedure for the 2015-16 school year: Frigid Temperatures: Schools will NOT automatically be closed when temperatures reach -35C or colder with wind-chill. While buses will not operate, the decision to close schools […]






Transportation Alert

Due to the current weather conditions, ALL SCHOOL BUSES, TAXIS AND SPECIAL EDUCATION ROUTES operated by the Waterloo Region District School Board ARE CANCELLED. ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE OPEN WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THOSE SCHOOLS DEPENDENT ON TRANSPORTATION. Grand River Transit Services are not affected by this announcement. These schools are closed for the day and […]