Tag: WRDSB Event

The Retiring Class of 2015

On June 9, 2015 we had the pleasure of celebrating the retirement of 182 WRDSB employees. Together, these employees who included principals, secretaries, custodians, tradespeople, superintendents, teachers, education assistants, library clerks, and support staff, have over 4000 years of service, and helped contribute to the education of thousands of students in Waterloo Region. The Eastwood […]

WEFI Charitable Golf Tournament a Success

Today, the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) held its annual Waterloo Education Foundation Inc. (WEFI) Golf Tournament, and what a great success it was! Donations received directly impacts the lives of at-risk students across our WRDSB schools. One-hundred percent of the funds raised, benefit numerous programs, supporting our students every day – for example, […]

WRDSB celebrates Education Week 2015

The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) students, staff, administrators and families are celebrating Education Week in a variety of ways, with a continued focus and priority on mathematics. Efforts to improve mathematics instruction and student learning is progressing based on the following beliefs: “[We] value mathematics as an essential skill that all students must learn. A […]

WRDSB schools participate in annual Cambridge Skating Races

On Friday, February 27, hundreds of our students competed in the 85th annual Cambridge Skating Races at Galt Arena Gardens – the oldest continuous running athletic event for school children in Canada. The arena was packed with cheering fans, from family members, to friends, to education staff! As the friendly competition unfolded, a buzz of strategy chatter and […]

WRDSB hosted its 6th annual Employment Fair

On Thursday March 5th, we held our 6th annual Employment Fair for students destined for the workplace after graduation. Twenty-two interviewers from ten local companies were on hand interviewing students for a variety of full-time, part-time and summer positions. Over 60 students from WRDSB secondary schools participated in the event. Counsellors from the Kitchener-Waterloo and […]