News & Announcements

Welcome to HERO Generation at Forest Hill!

Forest Hill is now a ‘HERO Generation’ partner school! Please watch your child’s backpack for an information package. Booklet The colour booklet in the package explains the project and how it can support learning and well-being for all at Forest Hill. The ‘HERO traits’ will become an important part of our learning community. Student Surveys […]

School bus driver availability

School bus operators are currently experiencing a school bus driver shortage. This shortage is being experienced across the province, and Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) has until this year been able to provide consistent service to all schools. For the region’s public and Catholic schools, 426 bus routes have been contracted to provide […]

Photo Day Follow Up

Yesterday was individual photo day. If your child was away,  photo retake day is on November 24th. Please mark your calendars. We have also noted yesterday’s absences so we can support students who missed photos the first time. If your child was present yesterday but you didn’t receive or return the order form, no worries! […]

World Teachers’ Day 2017

Waterloo region sparkles with talented innovators creating new ideas from quantum computers and Hyperloop transport to progressive thinking on gender issues and social justice. Whether it is high tech innovation or social innovation – changing our society and communities to become better places to live and work and raise a family – we know that […]

Coffee Time with Council

Please join Forest Hill School Council before school on the back tarmac before school on Friday, October 13th. Council will be serving Tim Hortons coffee to parents and guardians. We hope you will join us.

Photo Day Thursday

This Thursday is individual photo day at Forest Hill! Students may return traditional order forms and payment on Thursday or may order photos online through LifeTouch. All students are photographed. Retake day and photo day for absent students is November 24th. Class photos are scheduled for May.

Chocolate Bar Fundraiser

Our chocolate bar fundraiser begins this week and goes until the 16th. Thanks to Mrs. Gawley’s leadership, we sell chocolate to raise funds for special activities at our school. We are selling World’s Finest chocolates for $3 per bar. Families will receive boxes of 30 bars only if permission forms have been returned. Incentive prizes […]

Chickenpox? Please contact the office!

A Forest Hill student is at risk from chickenpox due to a compromised immune system. Please let the office know immediately if your child has chickenpox, and let us know when the spots appeared. Chickenpox is a common but very contagious viral illness that results in fatigue, a fever and an itchy rash. Children with […]

Terry Fox Run – Thu. Sept. 28

We’re running for Terry! Our Terry Fox Run is Thursday September 28th. Students will run the course with their classes at various times in the day. You can contribute at our personalized donation page!

Friday, September 22, 2017 is a PD Day – no school for students

Friday, September 22, 2017 is a professional development day for Elementary and Secondary school staff. Students will not attend school school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus for the day across all our schools will be School Improvement Planning in the morning and the completion of Mandatory […]

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