Fischer-Hallman/Huron Boundary Study (Elementary)

Please note that documents provided below may not be available in an accessible format. If you require assistance, please contact the Planning Department

Study purpose

    • to set a boundary for the new Janet Metcalfe Public School at 335 Seabrook Drive, Kitchener (under construction)
    • to reduce portables at Jean Steckle Public School
    • to make a plan for students who have to change schools

Public meeting announcements, presentations & minutes

It is within the school board’s authority to make decisions about pupil accommodations, including school attendance areas. Community members are encouraged to be engaged in the process and communicate their ideas and concerns to the Board. This helps ensure that all concerns and ideas are heard and considered before any decisions are made.

  • Committee of the Whole Meeting – Monday, December 11, 2017
    • The final report and recommendations will be presented to the Board of Trustees on December 11, 2017 at the Committee of the Whole meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the Board room of the Education Centre, 51 Ardelt Avenue, Kitchener.
    • The report can be found on folio 19 of the agenda package
    • Delegations may register to speak at any Committee of the Whole meeting

Public meeting #2

Public meeting #1


Working Group meeting agendas and minutes

Working Group meetings are not public. Non-members can attend by invitation only.

We post minutes after approval at the next Working Group meeting (this can take up to 2-3 weeks). Thank you for your patience.

Working Group meeting #1

Working Group meeting #2

Working Group meeting #3

 Working Group meeting #4

Working Group meeting #5

Study area

The study area includes homes in the Huron South and Wildflowers communities. More detail is also shown on the Fischer-Hallman/Huron study area map.

Schools of focus:

Holding schools (no boundary changes proposed):

2017-2018 school boundaries

These maps show the school boundaries for 2017-2018 school year:

Background information

Stay informed

  • Bookmark this page and check back regularly for updates
  • Attend public meetings
  • Talk to someone on the Working Group
  • Email your Trustees
  • Contact WRDSB Planning staff:
    • Email planning (please put Fischer-Hallman/Huron in the subject line)
    • Phone: 519-570-0003 ext. 4419
    • Mail: 51 Ardelt Ave, Kitchener, ON N2C 2R5 (attention: Planning Department)