February 22, 2014
If you missed registering your child during Phase 1, you now have a second opportunity to still register your child. Phase two of Grade 1 French Immersion is now open. If you wish to register your child for Grade 1 French Immersion for the 2014-15 school year then follow this link:
February 13, 2014
The WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee is pleased to hold its second full-day event for families of WRDSB students: RISE TO SUCCESS-Supporting Your Child in School on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Bluevale C.I. The day’s sessions includes a keynote address by Micheal Reist, author of What Every Parent Should Know About School, and workshops on topics of interest and concern to parents of students of all ages.
Workshop details and on-line REGISTRATION are available on the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee website at www.wrdsb.ca/pic. Attendees may register for the full-day or individual sessions. Childcare will be available.
Questions regarding this event should be forwarded to the event organizing committee at firstname.lastname@example.org
February 8, 2014
This is just a reminder of upcoming dates that the students will not be attending school on, in case you are planning a family event.
February 17th Family Day No school for Students
March 7th PD Day No school for Students
March Break 10th-14th No school for Students
February 7, 2014
On-line Registrations begins February 10th/14 to April 30th/14.
The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) offers two fee-based Before and After School Programs in our schools for our students: Extended Day for children in Grades JK- Grade 2 and Youth Development programs for children in Grades 3-6.
School-based child care programs offer you access to high quality programs in one convenient location, with no waiting lists.
Programs are offered from 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, PD Days, March Break and the non-statutory week at Christmas.
All programs offer:
These programs are offered in schools with Full Day Kindergarten and are subsidy eligible through the Region of Waterloo.
Please select from the following two registration options:
Register for the current school year (September 2013- June 2014)
Register for next school year (September 2014 – June 2015)
January 27, 2014
We are excited to register your child for Kindergarten!
You can register your Junior Kindergarten (JK) or new-to-school Senior Kindergarten (SK) students from Monday, February 10 until Friday, February 14, 2014, during regular school office hours.
If you have a child born in 2010, he/she is eligible to start JK in September 2014. Students born in 2009 are eligible to start SK in September 2014.
If you know of anyone in our school community who has a child eligible for Kindergarten, please refer them to the school website for more information.
Please call our school office to make a registration appointment after 10:00 am. 519-746-6724. In addition, four central Kindergarten registration opportunities will take place for families unable to register their child during office hours. These registration events will take place as follow:
Saturday, February 8th, 9:00 am – Noon
- WRDSB Education Centre, Cambridge Room
51 Ardelt Avenue, Kitchener ON N2C 2R5
Tuesday, February 11th, 5:00 pm til 8:00 pm
- Bluevale Collegiate Institute
80 Bluevale Avenue N., Waterloo ON N2J 3R5
Wednesday, February 12th, 5:00 pm til 8:00 pm
- Forest Heights Collegiate Institute
255 Fischer-Hallman Road, Kitchener ON N2M 4X8
Thursday, February 13th, 5:00 pm til 8:00 pm
- Galt Collegiate Institute
200 Water Street N., Cambridge ON N2R 6V2
January 14, 2014
Junior Kindergarten Eligibility – Any child who was born in 2010 and lives in the catchment area of the school is eligible to attend the program.
Senior Kindergarten Eligibility – Any child who was born in 2009 and lives in the catchment area of the school is eligible to attend the program.
Junior Kindergarten students who will be in Senior kindergarten for 2014-15 and are already enrolled at Westvale do not need to register for 2014-15.
Use the School Finder to determine which school your child is eligible to attend.
School Based Registration:
School-based registration for Junior and new-to-school Senior Kindergarten students will occur from Monday, February 10 to Friday, February 14, 2014 between the hours of 10:20 am to 3:30 pm. Please call for an appointment at 519-746-6724. Appointments take appoximately 15 minutes. Please bring the required documentation with you at this time as listed below.
In addition, four central Kindergarten registration opportunities will take place for families unable to register their child during school office hours. These registration events will take place as follows:
|Saturday, February 8, 2014||Education Centre, Cambridge Room||9:00 am – 12:00 pm|
|Tuesday, February 11, 2014||Bluevale CI||5:00 pm – 8:00 pm|
|Wednesday, February 12, 2014||Forest Heights CI||5:00 pm – 8:00 pm|
|Thursday, February 13, 2014||Galt CI||5:00 pm – 8:00 pm|
Parents, please access the following link http://www.wrdsb.ca/schools/how-to-register/kindergarten-registration/ to download, print and complete the “Student Registration Form” and “Student Immunization Information Form – Form E” prior to the appointment.
A list of documents parents should bring to the registration appointment is also available on the website. This documentation includes: Proof of Age; Proof of Address; Immunization Record and Canadian Citizenship or Immigration Status (for students born outside of Canada).
December 17, 2013
Thinking about French Immersion for your child?
Starting January 9, 2014, you can register your Senior Kindergarten child for Grade One French Immersion using our on-line registration system at www.wrdsb.ca.
Registration is open from January 9, 2014 to January 31, 2014.
Confirmation letters will be sent to registrants by end of March, 2014.
To find out about our French programs, please visit www.wrdsb.ca/french or call 519 570 0003 x4277.
September 18, 2013
PICTURE DAY IS COMING!
Mark your calendar for our School Picture Day on this Friday, September 20, 2013. Picture Day Order forms have been sent home with all students. Extra forms are available in the office.
To order pictures, please return your order form and payment to the school with your child on Picture Day. All students will be photographed for school records.
Be ready to bring your smiles on picture day!