CORRECTION: Public transport strike – information for students

The Region of Waterloo is advising that labour action will cause disruption to local Grand River Transit and MobilityPLUS operators starting Monday, April 3, 2017. The strike action may cause disruption for some of our students and their families who use public transport to get to and from school.  School Bus services are not affected and […]

Public transport strike – information for students

The Region of Waterloo is advising that labour action will cause disruption to local Grand River Transit and MobilityPLUS operators starting Monday, April 5, 2017. The strike action may cause disruption for some of our students and their families who use public transport to get to and from school.  School Bus services are not affected and […]

Change to Your Child’s School Bus Operator and Driver

Please be advised that effective Monday April 3rd, bus 233 for Margaret Avenue will be switching from an Elliott Coach Lines bus to a Voyageur Transportation Services bus. As a result of the switch, a new bus driver will be assigned to route 233. Bus stop times and locations will remain as previously scheduled. If […]

Posting of Pictures – Action Required

Today, Mr. Kovac, principal, Constable Zalmay from WRPS and Mrs. Molnar, CYW,  spoke individually to each Gr. 8 class about requests and offers from students to send and receive explicit pictures with each other.  We reviewed school policies and the legal implications of this with the students from a proactive stance.  Our message was that […]

Board accepts Cambridge Trustee Mitchell resignation

Waterloo Region District School Board Trustees accepted the resignation the representative for Cambridge/North Dumfries, Trustee Andrea Mitchell, today. “I would like to thank Trustee Mitchell for her tireless and dedicated service to the students, parents, staff and community members of the Waterloo Region District School Board,” said Chairperson Scott McMillan. “My fellow trustees and I are extremely grateful for her […]

Still time to register for the PIC Parent conference

Registration is still open for the sixth annual Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) and the Waterloo Region Assembly of Public School Councils (WRAPSC)  free family event for parents, caregivers and the community. The theme for this year’s parent conference is Empowering Students with Parent Engagement. The conference will start with keynote speakers Royan Lee, a teacher, consultant and blogger and Yumi […]

Health Unit Immunizations – coming March 27th

More details on the immunization schedule to follow.

The Waterloo Chronicle’s ‘Team of the Week’ showcases our Mavericks!

The Waterloo Chronicle Team of the Week is the Margaret Avenue Senior Public School basketball team, which captured the Waterloo County Senior Basketball Championship. Take a moment to read the article here –> Team of the Week Huge thanks once again to all of our coaches, our students and to our families for committing so […]

Special Weather Statement – March 13, 2017

Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for Waterloo Region for Monday and Tuesday. High winds, precipitation and cold temperatures may result in WRDSB school closures and require us to cancel extended day programs. We encourage parents and staff to monitor the WRDSB website, social media accounts and local radio stations. 15:54 EnvCanada issued […]

Welcome to Mr. Kovac, Principal of Margaret Avenue SPS

Please join me in welcoming Mr. Vlad Kovac to our school as he assumes the position of Principal! Mr. Kovac is currently the Principal at Floradale Public School in Elmira. He has been the Principal there for 6 years and is eager for the change and challenge our dynamic Senior School presents. Prior to his […]