News & Announcements

Semester 1 January 2019 Exam Schedule

Semester one final exams are scheduled for Friday January 25 – Friday January 31, 2019, inclusive. Not all courses have final exams. Please check the January 2019 Sem 1 Exam Schedule carefully and review Exam Information January 2019  for details concerning the expectations for students and their final evaluations/exams.

Grand River Transit January Exams

GRT will run the morning school special as normal.  The afternoon school special will be cancelled. GRT Exam Information for GCI – Winter 2019

Night School Registration Semester 2

Night School will hold registrations Monday February 4 and Thursday February 7, 2019 at both locations: Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute (CHCI) and Galt Collegiate Institute (GCI). February 19, 2019 is the last day to register for any Night School classes. Night School

Educational Assistant and Child & Youth Worker Appreciation Day

Today marks the second annual Educational Assistant and Child & Youth Worker Appreciation Day at the Waterloo Region District School Board. Educational Assistants (EA) help to deliver educational programs in our schools, while Child Youth Workers (CYW) are mental health professionals who work with troubled children who face a variety of emotional, behavioural or physical […]

Announcing the Caregivers’ Guide to Accessing Support for Students with Anxiety

For students, anxiety can range from nervousness before a test, to significant struggles in academic, social, emotional, or day-to-day functioning. When families and schools work together to address the physical symptoms, worrying thoughts and avoidance associated with anxiety, we can teach students to face challenging and sometimes fearful situations with success and confidence. The Caregivers’ […]

Grade 9 EQAO

On January 16th and 17th, our Grade 9 students taking a Grade 9 math course this semester will be taking part in the provincial Grade 9 Assessment of Mathematics created by the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO). This assessment is administered to all students in Grade 9 applied or academic mathematics courses in Ontario’s […]

Smart Waterloo Region Youth Forum

An exciting youth-focused event is coming up, and Smart Waterloo Region needs your help to make it a success. On January 12th the Smart Waterloo Region team will host a Youth Forum at RIM Park. Co-created with the Smart Cities Innovation Council: Youth Unite Here (SCIC YUH) – a group of local youth representatives, the forum will be […]

Holiday greetings from the WRDSB

As we look back at the incredible year we have shared, I would like to express my sincere gratitude for the remarkable contributions of every staff member, the accomplishments of our 64,000 students, their families and our community of Waterloo region. I hope that 2019 will be a year filled with energy and enthusiasm as […]

Tunes of Tassie

Join us Thursday, December 13th @ 7:00 pm for an evening of music – hear our Concert Band, Concert Choir, Jazz Band and Chamber Choir perform. Stay for cookies and punch!  

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

Today, December 6, is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women. To mark the day, flags at our buildings will be flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset. On the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women, we remember the 14 female engineering students who were murdered at l’École […]

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