News & Announcements

Grade 9 Welcome Night – September 19

All Grade 9 students and their parents are invited to KCI’s Annual Grade 9 Night – September 19 beginning at 6 pm.  Students will take part in fun activities while parents will join in a series of Information Sessions.  Parents will meet the Grade 9 students at 9 pm. Free parking is available in any […]

Commencement for Graduating Class of 2017 Nov 3 7:00 pm!

SAVE THE DATE: Friday, November 3, 2017    7:00pm Graduates (and Parents), We would like to invite students and two guests to be present at your Commencement! This is a formal event to celebrate your successful completion of secondary school as you commence into the next stage of your life. Graduation Requirements 1)  30 or more credits […]

First Day of 2017-2018 School Year: September 5th, 2017

PLEASE NOTE: THIS Student Summer Letter 2017 (.pdf) REPLACES OUR FORMER SUMMER MAIL OUT. WE WILL DISTRIBUTE ALL PAPERWORK ON SEPTEMBER 5TH. PLEASE CHECK THE WEBSITE FOR FURTHER UPDATES. MORE DETAILS AUTOMATICALLY SENT IF YOU REGISTER FOR SCHOOL DAY (see note below). July 10, 2017 Happy Summer Raiders! I hope that everyone has enjoyed a great […]

KCI Report Card Pickup July 10-13, 2017

Parents and Students! Report Cards are available for pickup from the main office during the week of July 10-13, 2017 from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm. Park and enter off of the King Street lot entrance and walk to the office on the second floor. Please note that report cards cannot be released to anyone […]

KCI Grads are Invited to Vote for 2017 Valedictorian

All 2017 KCI graduates are invited to cast their vote for the Valedictorian of this year’s graduating class.  They may do so by logging into the site below.    The class valedictorian will speak on behalf of the KCI Graduating Class of 2017 at the November 3 Commencement Ceremony. Click here to register and vote: https://goo.gl/forms/phyrw4WPhdAxSqXp1 […]

Commencement: Class of 2017 Friday, November 3, 2017 7:00pm

SAVE THE DATE: Friday, November 3, 2017    7:00pm Graduates (and Parents), We would like to invite students and two guests to be present at your Commencement! This is a formal event to celebrate your successful completion of secondary school as you commence into the next stage of your life. Graduation Requirements 1)  30 or more credits […]

CSLC 2017 billet families needed

Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) is proud to host the 33rd annual Canadian Student Leadership Conference (CSLC). From September 26-30, Sir John A MacDonald Secondary School (SJAM) is welcoming more than 1,000 student leaders, from all over Canada, to their school. Over the course of the week, CSLC participants will engage in activities and […]

WRDSB joins University of Waterloo HeForShe gender equity initiative

WRDSB schools and youth are joining the University of Waterloo in supporting the UN Women’s HeForShe movement. Starting this fall, WRDSB and the University are inviting all students in Grades 9 to 12 to enter the University of Waterloo’s HeForShe Writing Contest. This contest is in its second year. HeForShe is a global effort to […]

Elearning Orientation Session Sept 7 or Sept 15th

Students registered for an elearning course must attend their mandatory elearning session tomorrow in room 312 in blocks B and C. Students should go to their regular block B class first for attendance taking and then proceed directly to the elearning session in lab room 312. Once completed the orientation students are able to attend […]

Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year

Dear Parents and Caregivers, It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the 2017-18 school year. We have put together a variety of resources designed to help you become familiar with school programs, communicate with your child’s teachers and school, and actively engage in their learning. Participating in your child’s learning is a […]

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Board Audit Committee (2 Positions)

Do you have a passion for public education and community involvement? We are looking for up to two community members to join the Board Audit Committee, which supervises a variety of financial and risk management processes for the school board. Candidates must have a high level of financial and business knowledge relevant to our publicly […]

A new school year begins September 5—Information you need to know

Get ready to start learning, discovering and making memories.

We’re excited to welcome you back to school on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Follow Waterloo Region District School Board on Twitter and share your first day of school with us using #WRDSBFirstDay.

Find out more about transportation, registration and newcomer assessment information.






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Transportation details for 2017–18 school year will be available Monday, August 21, 2017

Kindergarten Students

Since Junior Kindergarten students will not have an Ontario Education Number prior to September, Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) Inc. will be sending a direct mail out to families of Junior Kindergarten students detailing busing information for September 2017.

Senior Kindergarten students will receive a mailed postcard with student login instructions to retrieve their information. Information will be mailed out during the week of August 14.

Special Education Programs

Families with students in Special Education programs will receive a letter home indicating busing information during the month of August.

Elementary and Secondary students

Parents can login and view your child’s transportation details by going to www.stswr.ca and following these easy steps:

  • Click on “Student Login”
  • Enter your child’s Ontario Education Number (OEN)
    • The OEN can be found on your child’s report card (numbers only, no space, no dash).
  • Enter your child’s birth date: DD/MM/YYYY
  • Enter your child’s street number (house number only).
  • Select the school your child is attending from the drop down menu.

You can also visit www.stswr.ca to see bus delays and cancellations, subscribe to receive email notifications for late buses and closures and follow on Twitter @stswr.






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Apply for a position on the board’s Parent Involvement Committee

The Waterloo Region District School Board’s (WRDSB) Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is seeking parents/caregivers of students currently enrolled in a WRDSB school and community members to fill avaliable committee positions. WRDSB parents/caregivers and community members interested in this volunteer opportunity can apply using the online form. All applications must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 13, […]

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