National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day

On September 30, the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) will acknowledge the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and participate in Orange Shirt Day. National Day for Truth and Reconciliation In June, the Government of Canada created the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a new federally-recognized day, as a response to the Truth […]

COVID-19: CASE NOTIFICATION

COVID-19: CASE NOTIFICATION Region of Waterloo Public Health has determined that a student, last in the Westvale Public School building on September 17, is a confirmed positive case of COVID-19. The identity of the individual is protected by privacy legislation and will not be shared. Public Health has identified no additional close contacts of the […]

COVID-19: OUTBREAK NOTIFICATION

Region of Waterloo Public Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Westvale Public School.  Public Health’s investigation has determined that a student case previously reported, is linked to an earlier case in the same student cohort. The identity of the individuals is protected by privacy legislation and will not be shared. No additional staff or […]

COVID-19: CASE NOTIFICATION

Region of Waterloo Public Health has determined that a student last in the Westvale Public School building on September 17, is a confirmed positive case of COVID-19. The identity of the individual is protected by privacy legislation and will not be shared. Public Health has identified no additional close contacts of the confirmed case, which […]

COVID-19: CASE NOTIFICATION

Region of Waterloo Public Health has determined that a student, last in the Westvale Public School building on September 14, is a confirmed positive case of COVID-19. The identity of the individual is protected by privacy legislation and will not be shared. Public Health has identified all close contacts of the confirmed case and will […]

Westvale School Council 2021-22

Our Westvale School Council plays an important role in the school community. All parents/guardians are welcome and encouraged to attend School Council meetings. Westvale School Council will meet on dates that are listed below for the 2021-2022 school year to share information and provide an opportunity for parent input to school programs, initiatives, and plans. […]

Recognizing World Suicide Prevention Day

September 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day and serves as an important reminder that suicide and mental health touches many in our schools and in our community.  We know that as part of our ongoing work to reduce the risk of suicide for those in the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB), we strive to […]

Supporting Student Well-being for the Return to School

As part of our ongoing work to assist students and families during the transition back to school, we wanted to remind families of the many resources available to support student mental health and well-being. Even at the best of times, some children experience more challenges than others when it comes to going to school. These […]

Class List Information

For those students returning – welcome back! To our new families joining us for the first time, welcome to the neighbourhood. School begins on September 7 at 9:00 a.m. Our staff will greet students to begin our new school year at the back of the school. To comply with privacy legislation, class lists will no […]

A Message from the Minister of Education for Ontario Parents and Families

Dear Ontario Parents, We hope your summer is going very well. With the return to in-person learning this September, we are excited to see students heading back to class for a more normal learning experience – alongside their friends and teachers. We know that in-person learning is essential for the mental and physical health, academic […]

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