News & Announcements

Semester II Exam Schedule: June 22nd to June 28th, 2017

EXAMS! Yes it’s that time of year again! Please review the two documents below, which provide information about the dates, times, rules and suggestions regarding Semester II exams, which are running June 22nd through to June 28th, 2017. Exam Schedule June 2017 KCIExam Tips Cover June2017 Best of luck to all of our students in […]

May 2nd, Mid-Semester Report Card Distribution

KCI Students and parents please note that Mid-Semester Report Cards will be distributed to students during Block A tomorrow, May 2nd, 2017, and are to be delivered to parent(s)/guardian(s) by the student as soon as possible.  Unclaimed reports will stay with the block A teacher for one more day until May 3rd, Block A, after which […]

KCI Presents The Addams Family

Come see the musical based on the beloved television show and movies of your youth. All your favourite characters will be on stage: Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Wednesday and Cousin It! See the Addam’s Family Sneak Preview Video. On Stage: Friday April 28th and Saturday April 29th in KCI Auditorium at 7:00 PM Tickets available at KCI. […]

INTERIM REPORT CARDS AND PARENT TEACHER INTERVIEWS

On Monday, April 3rd students will receive their interim report cards. Then, Wednesday, April 5th parents, guardians and students are invited to attend Parent/Teacher Interviews from 6:30-8:30 p.m. All are encouraged to bring along the interim report. Parking will be free in the Green Street, Walter Street and King Street lots. We look forward to seeing […]

KCI Offers Mental Health Evening 3 Part Mini-Series

Part 1: How to Recognize Poor Mental Health in Your Teen 19th of April Part 2: Mental Health and Substance Use 26th of April Part 3: safeTALK Training 3rd of May

Grad Photo Proofs

Within two weeks of the Portrait Session, an email with the secure login information and link to the Pegasus proofing website will be received. An email address is requested at the portrait session. Once online, all poses can be viewed, photo packages can be ordered and custom portrait products can be created.  All Portrait prints […]

2017 Grads – Photo Retakes May 2

This will be the last chance 2017 Grads have for portraits to be taken.  If  User Id and Password have not been received, lost or you’re having an issue booking, see Mrs Jessop to get an appointment booked.  Retakes will also be taken at this time.

KCI is Hosting a Human Library

KCI is hosting  a human library on March 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm. There is free parking in all KCI parking lots. Come hear our presenters share their experience and/or expertise on a number of topics. Participants will take part in rotating discussions with our volunteer presenters. Parents and students are welcome to join us. Click […]

KCI COURSE SELECTIONS: Feb 13th to 22nd

Students and guidance counsellors will be working together to complete course selections. Once each grade is done, please review the selections online, sign your student’s approval form and have it returned to the MSIP teacher by Monday, February 27th. The schedule is as follows: Monday, February 13th- Students in Resource MSIP, ECO MSIP and PHOENIX […]

Parents of the 2017 Graduating Class – Your student’s photo sessions are Feb 8-10, 13-15, 21-23

Graduation of the 2017  Class is getting closer!  It will be spring before we know it. A photographer has been booked for Grad Photos February 8 – 10, 13 – 15 and 21-23.  Portrait Appointment Cards were distributed to all potential grads Friday, January 20 during each student’s MSIP class.   The appointment card has information about […]

KCI Offers Parent Seminar Series

Dear Parents and Guardians, We invite you to join us for our three upcoming Parent Seminars. We will be having guest speakers from various community agencies for each topic to engage us in these interactive, information-packed evenings. Whether you have questions or concerns about your own child and how to support them, or would just […]

Grade 3 and 6 EQAO assessments begin May 23, grade 9 assessments on June 5

Beginning Tuesday, May 23, grade 3 and 6 students will begin EQAO assessments of reading, writing and mathematics. Grade 9 students will complete their assessment of mathematics, beginning on Monday, June 5. Please check with your individual school for exact assessment dates.






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2017-18 School Year Calendar is now available

The 2017-18 School Year Calendar is now available. School will start on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Winter holidays run between December 25, 2017 and January 5, 2018, and March break runs from March 12 to March 16, 2018. The last day of classes will be Thursday, June 28, 2018. The 2017-18 School Year Calendar contains detailed […]

EXTENDED: Safe, Caring & Inclusive School Surveys for parents/guardians

We are committed to providing safe, caring and inclusive learning environments for everyone to help our students learn and succeed. One way for us to find out how best to do this is to ask students in Grades 3-11, staff and parents/guardians how they feel about their school and interactions with teachers and other students. […]

Students play, teachers learn during May 5 PD Day

While students were away from the classroom on Friday, May 5, more than 1,000 secondary teachers hit local movie theatres—to learn. District 24-Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) members participated in a TED talk-inspired session, delivered by their colleagues and community members as part of a day of learning on a range of topics.






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Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why – Guidance for Parents

Frequently Asked Questions – 13 Reasons Why, provided by School Mental Health ASSIST – May 4, 2017

Netflix recently released the series 13 Reasons Why based on the popular young adult novel of the same name by Jay Asher. The series depicts the story of a high school student who dies by suicide, leaving behind 13 cassette recordings that share the events that she perceives led to her death. Series like this one can lead to misconceptions and misinformation about suicide, and possibly to the glorification of suicide.

For these reasons, mental health professionals, including the Waterloo Region District School Board’s mental health team, feel it is necessary to make you aware of this series. The WRDSB is providing the following tips, distributed by School Mental Health (SMH) ASSIST and National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), to help with conversations you may have with your child:






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Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why – Guidance for Parents

Netflix recently released the series 13 Reasons Why based on the popular young adult novel of the same name by Jay Asher. The series depicts the story of a high school student who dies by suicide, leaving behind 13 cassette recordings that share the events that she perceives led to her death. Series like this one can lead to misconceptions and misinformation about suicide, and possibly to the glorification of suicide.

For these reasons, mental health professionals, including the Waterloo Region District School Board’s mental health team, feel it is necessary to make you aware of this series. The WRDSB is providing the following tips, distributed by School Mental Health (SMH) ASSIST and National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), to help with conversations you may have with your child:






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Friday, May 5, is a PD Day for all students

Friday, May 5, 2017, is a Professional Development Day for all elementary and secondary schools, which means students do not need to be in school. Below you will find a summary of how teachers and staff will spend their day. Teachers Elementary and secondary teachers will attend full-day professional development activities with their union groups. […]

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