News & Announcements

Important Notice Re: Parking Lot Safety

Dear Parents and Caregivers: We are worried about parking lot traffic and congestion at bell times, and possible injury to someone in our school community. The parking lot at Forest Hill is ONLY for staff and volunteers. Except for before/after school care, please DO NOT drop off or pick up students in the parking lot […]

Save the Date! Fun Fair June 20th!

The Forest Hill Fun Fair is BACK for 2019! Save the Date: Thursday June 20th from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is FREE and there will be TONS of fun stuff to do. Everyone is welcome! Click  HERE  for more information and to volunteer! We’d LOVE your help!

Budget & Staffing: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

In order to communicate our current budget outlook for 2019-2020, we are providing the following Frequently Asked Questions to create an understanding of current timelines, resources, and priorities. As we move forward, we will continue to focus on student and staff well-being, work to minimize the impact of budget shortfalls in the classroom, and will […]

Kindergarten First Rider Program

If your child is starting Kindergarten in September and is eligible for transportation, join Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) on June 5, 2019. The First Rider Program introduces new riders to the school bus and teaches them how to be a safe and responsible rider. Families will learn how to board, ride, and […]

2019-20 School Year Calendar is now available

The 2019-20 School Year Calendar is now available. Important dates to note: First day of school – Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Winter holidays – December 23, 2019 to January 3, 2020 March break – March 16 to 20, 2020 Last day of school for elementary students – Thursday, June 25, 2020 Our Calendars and Important Dates webpage […]

Transportation Survey

  Good morning, Our Student Transportation Department is requesting that our families complete the following survey to get a better understanding of the thoughts and opinions of the student’s journey to school. We have created surveys for students using the school bus and for students who use other forms of transportation like walking or biking to […]

Book Fair May 10th, 13th, & 14th

Our Scholastic Book Fair will be open for sales 9:30am- 3:45pm on: Friday, May 10th Monday, May 13th Tuesday, May 14th Look forward to seeing you all there!!!      

Celebrating Support Staff Appreciation Day

Today, we celebrate the skills, commitment and dedication of our support staff in delivering services that contribute to our students’ success and achievements. May 8th marks Support Staff Appreciation Day. We are thankful for our support staff for the important roles they play every day in our schools and for all the work they do […]

WANTED: Performers for #WeSingOCanada

It’s time to thaw out from the cold, warm up those vocal cords (or fingers), and show off your Canadian spirit. We are in search of incredible WRDSB talent to help us kick-off a variety of events on the “right note” – and we want you to be the star. We are looking for performances […]

A Message Regarding the Attack in San Diego

Over the weekend, the world experienced yet another act of violence. On Saturday, April 27, one person was killed and at least three others were wounded as a result of a terrorist attack at a Synagogue near San Diego, California. Our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with the victims, their families, and their loved ones, […]

Help needed – Walking School Bus

Wednesday May 8th is our “Walk in Their Sneakers” day in partnership with Student Transportation and the Waterloo Region Police Service. On May 8, staff and students will be walking together from Chandler-Mowat Community Centre, leaving by 8:40 am.  This is also the kick-off for a pilot project called “Walking School Bus” where a group of trained volunteers will walk […]

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