WRDSB wears orange on September 29

WRDSB recognizes Orange Shirt Day as a way to honour residential school survivors, those who did not survive, and their descendants. It’s just one of the ways we support, educate and reconcile our relationship with Indigenous people. What is Orange Shirt Day? Orange Shirt Day is observed September 30 and was first launched in 2013. […]

Friday, September 22, 2017 is a PD Day – no school for students

Friday, September 22, 2017 is a professional development day for Elementary and Secondary school staff. Students will not attend school school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus for the day across all our schools will be School Improvement Planning in the morning and the completion of Mandatory […]

WRDSB closes gap to province on standardized tests

Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) results in standardized tests for reading, writing and mathematics moved closer to the provincial average in results released by the Education, Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) today. WRDSB now exceeds the provincial average in Grade 9 (Applied) Mathematics and for first-time eligible students for the OSSLT. WRDSB improved results […]

Meet the Teacher/Open House

Meet the Teacher/Open House Evening is tonight! We hope to see you this evening for an informal ‘Meet and Greet’ with our staff. Please arrive any time between 6:30-7:30 pm for an opportunity to walk through our school, visit your child’s classrooms and meet our wonderful staff! We look forward to meeting you. We hope you can join […]

Welcome Back Message from the Principal

Welcome back to our new and returning Maverick Students & Families, As a new school year begins, I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the newly appointed Principal of Margaret Avenue. My name is Silvana Hoxha, and it is truly an honour to serve as the instructional leader and lead learner […]