New Schools

Chicopee Hills Public School (800 Fairway Rd N, Kitchener) Fairway Rd N at Lackner Blvd

Opening September 2017

Groh Public School (225 Thomas Slee Drive, Kitchener) Thomas Slee Dr at Groh Dr.

Opening September 2017

New West Kitchener Elementary School (Rosenberg III) 335 Seabrook Drive, Kitchener – Wildflowers Subdivision

Project Description New JK-8 school of approximately 663 pupil place capacity
Board Approval of Project May 11, 2015
Project Status Phase 2 of 4, Design; Funding received Oct 30, 2015
Projected Completion Tentatively September 2018
Boundary  TBD by the Fischer-Hallman/Huron Elementary Schools Boundary Study

Updates:

New SE Cambridge Elementary School (Greengate, Cambridge)

Project Description New JK-8 school of approximately 520 pupil place capacity
Board Approval of Project May 11, 2015
Project Status Phase 1 of 4, Pre-Design, Funding received Nov 21, 2016
Projected Completion TBA

Updates:

New West Kitchener Secondary School (location TBD)

Project Description New Secondary School of approximately 1,200 pupil places
Board Approval of Project May 11, 2015
Project Status Phase 1 of 4, Pre-Design, awaiting Ministry of Education approval and funding
Projected Completion Unknown

Updates:

New Huron South (Tartan Ave) Elementary School

Project Description New Elementary School
Board Approval of Project May 9, 2016
Project Status Phase 1 of 4, Pre-Design, awaiting Ministry of Education approval and funding
Projected Completion Unknown (no earlier than September 2020)

Updates:

North Cambridge (Hunt Club) Elementary School

Project Description New Elementary School
Board Approval of Project May 15, 2017
Project Status Phase 1 of 4, Pre-Design, awaiting Ministry of Education approval and funding
Projected Completion Unknown (no earlier than September 2020)

Updates:

New Breslau-Hopewell Creek (Thomasfield) Elementary School

Project Description New Elementary School
Board Approval of Project May 15, 2017
Project Status Phase 1 of 4, Pre-Design, awaiting Ministry of Education approval and funding
Projected Completion Unknown (no earlier than September 2020)

Updates:

New Doon South II (Ormston) Elementary School

Project Description New Elementary School
Board Approval of Project May 15, 2017
Project Status Phase 1 of 4, Pre-Design, awaiting Ministry of Education approval and funding
Projected Completion Unknown (no earlier than September 2020)

Updates:

New East K-W Elementary School (410 Falconridge Dr, Kitchener)

Project Description New JK-6 school of approximately 325 pupil place capacity
Board Approval of Project June 21, 2010
Project Status Phase 1 of 4, Pre-Design, awaiting Ministry of Education approval and funding
Projected Completion Unknown (no earlier than September 2020)

Updates:

  • May 15, 2017: This project is not being considered for the 2017 Capital Priorities Grant submission – it is not in the Board”s top 8 priorities
  • May 9, 2016: This project is not being considered for the 2016 Capital Priorities Grant submission – it is not in the Board’s top 7 priorities.
  • May 11, 2015: This project is not being considered for the 2015 Capital Priorities Grant submission – it is not in the Board’s top 7 priorities.
  • 2013 Capital Priorities Grant Submission – This project was not in the Board’s top 8 priorities and therefore could not be submitted for funding in the October 31, 2013 Capital Priorities Submission
  • April 30, 2013 – Update regarding Bridgeport P.S. boundary changes and school construction timelines
  • January 24, 2013 – Ministry response to 2012 Capital Priorities Grant Submission
    • “This project was not considered for Capital Priorities Grant funding as it was identified as a lower priority by the board.”
  • June 21, 2010 – East KW Accommodation Review Completed