Update – Tuesday Nov 10th is now a Cohort B day

Attention Renegades, Please note the following changes: 1.  Thursday and Friday, November 5 and 6 are Cohort B period 1 days for in person learning 2.  Monday and Tuesday November 9 and 10 are Cohort B period 2 days for in person learning. 3.  Nov 11-13 are referred to as “summative days” but are full distance instructional days in […]

Frances-Anne Sweeny Award

Are you a GRADE 12 student who has made a difference in the lives of others in your community?  Have you demonstrated empathy, compassion and respect towards the needs and feelings of others, while also making a commitment to service and learning?  If this sounds like you, please consider applying for the Grade 11 France-Anne Sweeny […]

WRDSB presents the Monster Tree Challenge

Trees throughout our region are showing off their autumn colours, and what better way to celebrate the fall season than a little leaf-learning! From now until Friday, October 30, our Outdoor Education department invites all WRDSB students and their families to participate in Monster Trees, a hunt for Waterloo region’s largest trees. This free, fun […]

World Mental Health Day 2020

October 10 marks World Mental Health Day, a day begun by the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) to raise awareness in the global community about the importance of supporting mental health, to take action and create lasting change. “It is nearly 30 years since the first World Mental Health Day was launched by the […]

New Deadline for Requests to Change Mode of Learning

Families who wish to change the mode of learning for their student for Quadmester 2 must do so by Friday, October 16 at 4 pm. This is one week earlier than the previous deadline.  Families who wish to change their student’s mode of learning must fill out this form: SECONDARY STUDENT LEARNING MODE CHANGE REQUEST […]

GRCI Quad 1 Student Progress Report

The start to this school year has been unprecedented for teachers and students due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. As a result our traditional reporting processes do not adequately reflect the timelines of the current WRDSB “Quadmestering” system. For this reason, GRCI students will be receiving an update of their current progress from all Quadmester […]

New Deadline for Secondary Students and Families to Change Mode of Learning

We are asking families of secondary students who want to make a change in their child’s mode of learning, to do so by Friday, October 16 at 4 pm. This is one week earlier than the previous deadline of October 23.   The new, earlier deadline of October 16 will help students feel settled in their […]

Resources to Help Those Experiencing Family Violence

Supporting our students and their families goes beyond their learning – we want all those in the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) community to know there are resources available to help them cope with the added stress of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council, 1 in 3 Canadians is […]

WRDSB Celebrates World Teachers’ Day

Today, October 5, is World Teachers’ Day. A day we acknowledge our educators’ dedication and passion, show our appreciation and recognize the unprecedented journey our teachers and educators have been on since March. This morning, our 64,000 students across Waterloo Region started their school day excited and ready to learn, but it looks and feels […]

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