SafeTALK Training for Parents

On November 24, 2016, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.,  Galt Collegiate is hosting a SafeTALK training session for parents of students within the WRDSB.    To register, please go to https://galtsafetalk.eventbrite.ca SafeTALK Training Information Sheet What is safeTALK? safeTALK is a 3 hour alertness workshop that prepares participants, regardless of prior experience or training, to become […]

Families in a Digital World – Digital Citizenship Summit

Curious about how teachers use technology in class to engage students and how you can follow their learning online? Are you looking for more information on our Grade 9 students receiving Chromebooks? Find out answers to these questions and more at the Digital Citizenship Summit. This event for families whose children attend our schools will focus […]

EQAO cancels online OSSLT

Due to unforeseen technical difficulties, EQAO cancelled today’s online OSSLT. We are working with EQAO to determine the next steps and we will share further information online as soon as it becomes available. Students work hard to prepare for this assessment and we apologise for the inconvenience this decision has caused. For more information please visit http://bit.ly/2e4FRq4 […]

We Day Toronto 2016 – Livestream

Starting at 9:00 a.m., you can watch the We Day concert LIVE: www.mtv.ca/WEDay

Be sure to follow along and interact with us on Twitter using the hashtag #WeDayWRDSB.

 

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The OSSLT is going online

The Waterloo Region District School Board will be participating in the online pilot for the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). On October 20, each of our secondary schools will be participating in the online test in different ways. In some schools, all Grade 10 students will participate; other schools will have small groups of […]

Additional safeTALK training sessions for WRDSB parents & guardians

As part of our system goals to supporting student & staff wellness, we are pleased to offer safeTALK training for parents/guardians of the WRDSB. What is safeTALK? safeTALK is a three-hour alertness workshop that prepares participants, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide alert helper. What are the goals and objectives of […]


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October 19th Go Purple Day

October 19, 2016 is GO PURPLE DAY! Hundreds of schools across the province will GO PURPLE to break the silence that surrounds child abuse and neglect. capm-info-for-parents  

Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) applications due today

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in a Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) school and community members to apply for positions on the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee. The mandate for the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee is to: Provide information and advice on parent engagement to the WRDSB Communicate with and […]

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Parent Night

Wednesday October 19th 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm    

Safe Talk Training for Parents at Galt Collegiate

We are excited to provide an opportunity to our parent community to participate in Safe Talk Training. Safe Talk training is a three hour workshop that provides participants with the skills to become a suicide alert helper. In order to best serve the needs of parents in our community, we are asking that you fill […]