News & Announcements

Grade 9 Parents Interest Survey – Do Students Tell You What’s Going on at School?

At Grand River we know that high school students aren’t always forthcoming with the information parents need to know about school 🙂 If you are interested  in attending a Grade 9 Parents Night Boot-camp for everything you need to know about Grand River please fill out this quick survey so we can plan the event. […]

First School Council Meeting – Sept. 25, 2019.

All parents are welcome to attend the first school council meeting of the 2019-2020 school year. The meeting will take place in the KPL library Seminar room at Grand River. Please RSVP by clicking the link below and completing the google form: Click Here to express interest in attending GRCI’s first Parent Council.    

SPY BUY Day is Friday Sept. 13th

Spy Buy packages (student cards, photos, yearbooks) are now available to purchase online through School Day ( The students will attend an assembly the 2nd week of September about SPY BUY.  You can order all the SPY BUY products online through School Day or with cash ON Sept. 13th when you are photographed. Packages are on sale […]

PD Day for all teaching and paraprofessional staff on September 20

Friday, September 20, 2019 is a professional development (PD) day for elementary and secondary school staff. Students will not attend school, and all Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) operated before and after school programs will be closed. In the morning, all our educators and elementary paraprofessional staff (EA/CYW/DECE) will participate in activities reflecting our […]

Recognizing World Suicide Prevention Day

We want our schools to be safe, inclusive and supportive learning environments that enhance and promote mental health and well-being for our students – each and every one. Suicide touches everyone in our school communities. World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10, and our educators and staff are committed to reducing the risk of suicide […]

Night School registration begins September 10

Night School is held on Monday and Thursday evenings at Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute and Galt Collegiate Institute Registration begins on September 10 and closes on September 20. For more details, please visit the Night School website. Classes will run from Monday, September 23, 2019 to Monday, January 13, 2020 (subject to sufficient enrolment). Registration […]

WRDSB flags flown at half-mast for Firefighters’ National Memorial Day

To mark Firefighters’ National Memorial Day on Sunday, September 8, flags at all Ontario government buildings, including Waterloo Region District School Board schools and worksites, will be flown at half-mast this weekend. Where buildings are closed for the weekend, our flags will be lowered at the end of the day today until business resumes on […]

Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year

Dear parents, families and caregivers, It is with great excitement that I welcome you to the 2019-2020 school year. The beginning of a new school year always carries a special feeling of anticipation, hope and opportunity as each student embarks on another year of growing and learning in our schools. To our newest students starting […]

Governor General Award

Congratulations to Bryce Dettweiler on winning the Governor General Award. He had the top average for all grade 11 and 12 courses last year. Best of luck at Laurentian University!”

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