News & Announcements

Chicopee Ski Club

Parents make sure to check your School Day accounts for information regarding Margaret Ave’s Ski Club.  Payment and trip authorization can only be done through School Day.

Friday, January 26 is a P.D. Day for Elementary school staff

January 26, 2018 is a professional development day for Elementary school staff. Elementary students will not attend school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus of the P.D. Day will be teacher directed assessments, evaluation and planning activities. Paraprofessional staff (EAs/CYWs) will be participating in […]

Help us improve communication: focus group registration

At Waterloo Region District School Board we know that success for our students depends on effective communication between schools, students and their parents. To help us understand how we can continue to improve communication with you, we are running a series of focus groups to hear from parents across Waterloo region about your experience with […]

School Day

School Day is an effective way to communicate with our parents, sending the information electronically and reducing paper usage and ensuring information comes directly to parents. If you have not already signed up for School Day, please follow the instructions located via the link on the left of our Home Page, so you don’t miss […]

Join us on January 25 for a Public Meeting Open House

Waterloo Region District School Board is developing a Long-Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) that will show how well used our schools are now and are expected to be over the next ten years. It also reveals how well kept our schools are in terms of school condition. Your feedback on the proposed solutions is important to us. We invite […]

Trustees form a committee to consider full-year schooling

On Monday evening, trustees voted in favour of establishing a committee to look into the option of full-year schooling. Full-year schooling means students would get the same number of days in school but with more frequent, shorter breaks in the year. The committee will review research, look at examples of boards currently running full-year programs […]

Talking to your child about opioids

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Once again, we are sending families important information about opioid-related drug overdoses and urging you to speak with your children about staying safe. On December 2, 2017, Waterloo Regional Police Services reported that 65 people in our region died as a result of a suspected overdose. This is a 71 per […]

Festive Arts Night

Just a reminder that our Festive Arts Night is tomorrow, Tuesday, December 19, 2017. Please see the link below for the invitation. We hope to see you all there!   festive arts night 2017 invite

Bluevale Collegiate Musical Event

Dear Parents/Guardians Just a reminder that this event is tomorrow! Please give your permission and make your payment on School Day today. The Maverick Band is off to a great start this year and music classes are also progressing well. We have recently been invited to Bluevale Collegiate Institute (BCI) on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 […]

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.

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