News & Announcements

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 Council Meeting – Cancelled

Please note that School Council Meeting scheduled for January 24 2018 has been cancelled.

EA and CYW Appreciation Day

We are a public school district for everyone – no matter their background or ability. To help every child in our district achieve their potential, we rely on the support of parents and caregivers and, of course, the hard work of every member of staff. Today we recognize some of the staff who support some […]

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 […]

It’s time to register for Kindergarten

Online registration is now open for Fall 2018. For most children and parents, the transition into kindergarten can be an exciting milestone. At Waterloo Region District School Board, we want to ensure parents that their children will receive the best education in the region, throughout their Kindergarten to Grade 12 journey. When students begin school […]

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration ONLINE process begins Jan. 15, 2018! CONVENIENT PROCEDURE If your child was born in 2013 or 2014, registration is ONLINE@ Please view the step-by-step video to assist you with completing the process online. Once you have completed the online registration, you will be required to come into the school with your child’s […]

J.W. Gerth Introduces Nutrition for Learning Program

Our goal with this new program is provide nutritious snacks/food within our school for all of our students.  Together we can ensure that they are well nourished and can focus on learning.  This is NOT intended to be a lunch replacement and ALL students are welcome to use this program as needed. We ask that […]

REOPENED – POPCORN Sale for 2017-18

We have reopened our popcorn for sale for students on our special Spirit Days at the end of each month for those students who missed the opportunity and for new students.  Ordering is online through School-Day.  The deadline for this is January 19, 2018.  This will be your only opportunity to order Popcorn for the remained of […]

French Immersion registration begins January 10, 2018

Families of children entering Grade 1 in the fall of 2018 can register for French Immersion beginning January 10. Visit our French Immersion website to learn more or register your child.

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