First day of school

We are all very excited to begin the 2017-2018 school year!  Our first day, for grades 1-6, is Tuesday, September 5.  Bell times are 9:20 and 3:40. Class lists will be posted on the windows at the back of the school at 9:00 am on Tuesday, September 5. We look forward to seeing you then.

Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year

Dear Parents and Caregivers, It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the 2017-18 school year. We have put together a variety of resources designed to help you become familiar with school programs, communicate with your child’s teachers and school, and actively engage in their learning. Participating in your child’s learning is a […]

Staggered Entry for Kindergarten Students

The staggered entry process will support families with Kindergarten-age children in making a safe and positive transition to a formal school setting. Day 1: Tuesday, September 5, 2017: Orientation for “new-to-school” Kindergarten students ONLY.  Returning Year Two students will NOT attend school on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Days 2 and 3: Wednesday, September 6 and Thursday, […]

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Board Audit Committee (2 Positions)

Do you have a passion for public education and community involvement? We are looking for up to two community members to join the Board Audit Committee, which supervises a variety of financial and risk management processes for the school board. Candidates must have a high level of financial and business knowledge relevant to our publicly […]

Student Registration

Students wishing to register for the 2017-2018 school year can do so by visiting and clicking on the blue permalink titled “Register for school and Programs”. Staff will be available to assist in new registrations starting in the afternoon of Wednesday, August 30.  Please call the school at 519-623-0950 to set up an appointment. […]

Transportation for the 2017-2018 School year

For information regarding your child’s transportation, please visit  If you are eligible for transportation (which can be confirmed by clicking “Transportation Eligibility”) STSWR has updated the transportation network.  It is recommended that eligible students verify the details, as stop locations and times may have changed.  Ontario Student Numbers are required to log in and […]

A new school year begins September 5—Information you need to know

Get ready to start learning, discovering and making memories.

We’re excited to welcome you back to school on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Follow Waterloo Region District School Board on Twitter and share your first day of school with us using #WRDSBFirstDay.

Find out more about transportation, registration and newcomer assessment information.

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Transportation details for 2017–18 school year will be available Monday, August 21, 2017

Kindergarten Students

Since Junior Kindergarten students will not have an Ontario Education Number prior to September, Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) Inc. will be sending a direct mail out to families of Junior Kindergarten students detailing busing information for September 2017.

Senior Kindergarten students will receive a mailed postcard with student login instructions to retrieve their information. Information will be mailed out during the week of August 14.

Special Education Programs

Families with students in Special Education programs will receive a letter home indicating busing information during the month of August.

Elementary and Secondary students

Parents can login and view your child’s transportation details by going to and following these easy steps:

  • Click on “Student Login”
  • Enter your child’s Ontario Education Number (OEN)
    • The OEN can be found on your child’s report card (numbers only, no space, no dash).
  • Enter your child’s birth date: DD/MM/YYYY
  • Enter your child’s street number (house number only).
  • Select the school your child is attending from the drop down menu.

You can also visit to see bus delays and cancellations, subscribe to receive email notifications for late buses and closures and follow on Twitter @stswr.

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