News & Announcements

ParentingNow.ca – Great local parenting resource!

ParentingNow Have you heard?? ParentingNow is a brand new website that’s recently launched in Waterloo Region. Connect with other parents and caregivers along with a team of Experienced Parents through live chats, discussion spaces and Learning Together Meet-Ups. You can also find articles and videos on a variety of topics as well as links to […]

Ready for Winter Break? Join us Thursday Dec. 7th!

Home for the Holidays: Surviving the Break! Thursday, December 7, 9:15-10:30 am Forest Hill P.S. Library Parents and guardians are invited for coffee, snacks and conversation around how to keep the kids busy over the upcoming Winter Break. You’ll leave with a “survival kit” and a winter craft to take home. Presented in partnership with […]

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.

School Council Survey for Parents

School Council is a time for parents, staff and principals to meet to encourage family engagement in support of student achievement and well being. We are interested in learning more about your thoughts, feelings and attitudes towards Forest Hill School Council through the following survey: Click here for School Council Survey This survey will help […]

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 […]

Fire alarm today

A false alarm sounded at Forest Hill at around 2:45 PM.  Kitchener Fire Department responded. All is well and students have returned to classes.

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 […]

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