News & Announcements

Our guide for the winter season

Winter is coming and we want to ensure that we are ready for what Mother Nature has in store for us this season. During bad weather conditions, we may need to cancel buses or close schools for the safety of our students and staff. Here’s what you need to know: Learn more about our Severe Weather procedures.

Greetings Rink Enthusiasts!

That time has come again.  We would like to get the rink boards up before the cold weather freezes the ground. We are meeting Friday, Nov. 24th. after school.(3:45pm)  Students will have brought the materials out of the shed to the field.  The corners will be marked. What we need are some able bodied friends to […]

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week – November 19-25

We are committed to providing a safe, caring and inclusive learning environment for all students – each and every one. Ontario’s Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week runs from November 19 to 25, 2017. This week is an opportunity for us all to reinforce clear and positive messages that bullying is not acceptable in our schools […]

Grade 1 French Immersion

Thinking about French Immersion for your child? Join us at one of our information sessions to learn more about our French programs and registration process. Information sessions will be held at the WRDSB Education Centre (Map) on the following days: November 27, 7 p.m. December 1, noon December 4, noon December 4, 7 p.m. Please […]

High School Info Nights: Grade 8 Transition

Over the next couple of months, High Schools across the board will be hosting Grade 8 Nights for parents and students. These information sessions will focus on Grade 8 students’ transition to High School, including the course selection process, in-school student supports, extracurricular activities and more. Please be sure to check-out the information session for any […]

OHIP+ Children and Youth Pharmacare

We want to remind students, parents and caregivers that starting on January 1, 2018, Ontario will provide free prescription drug coverage for all children and youth aged 24 and under. Children and youth will have access to over 4,400 medications and other drug products at no cost. Enrolment in OHIP+ is automatic – you will […]

Friday, November 17, 2017 is a PD Day – no school for students

Friday, November 17, 2017 is a professional development day for Elementary and Secondary school staff. Students will not attend school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus for the PD Day will be School Improvement Planning in the morning. Teachers will participate in a whole-school activity […]

Picture Re-Take Day

REMINDER Friday, November 10th  Picture Re-Take Day Please send the proof package to school with your child and tell him/her to give it to the photographer when their turn comes to have the photo re-done.  

Canadian Red Cross Babysitting Course – Friday, November 17, 9 – 4

Once again, The Canadian Red Cross is offering the Babysitting course to youth between the ages of 11 – 15. If you would like to take this course, you may register on-line at:  or you may pick up information at the office. Friday, November 17th, 9a.m. to 4p.m. Elmira Mennonite Church 519 998 3150

Lifetouch Photos and Re-Take Day

Lifetouch Student Photos and Class Pictures have been received and handed out.  You may now order on-line as per the instructions in the picture envelope. If you wish to place your order through the school office, please make sure to return the envelope and payment by Wednesday, November 8th. Retake Day is Friday, November 10th. […]

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