Changes to WiFi access: go WRDSB Secure to maintain access

On January 3, 2017, WRDSB is introducing changes to the filtering of internet content on our password-free wireless network, WRDSB Wireless. These changes mean that if you continue to connect using WRDSB Wireless you will no longer be able to access some popular websites such as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Vimeo. You can continue to […]

Families in a Digital World ~ a Digital Citizenship Summit

On Saturday, November 26, the WRDSB is hosting ‘Families in a Digital World ~ a Digital Citizenship Summit’ for adult family members of children attending WRDSB schools. This is being held at Bluevale Collegiate from 8:30 to 2:00. The day includes a Keynote address by Jennifer Moss, co-founder of Plasticity Labs, and 3 sessions with […]

Digital Citizen Summit is almost here

Less than two weeks to go – sign up today! Curious about how teachers use technology in class to engage students and how you can follow their learning online? Are you looking for more information on our Chromebook initiative? Wondering how to make sure your children are behaving safely online? Find out answers to these […]

Annual School Councils’ Report shows community engagement in our schools

The 2015-16 Annual School Councils’ Report was presented at the Committee of the Whole meeting on  Monday, November 14th. Every school council submits their own report to the Waterloo Region District School Board near the end of the school year. The report outlines their engagement with the needs and desires of their own school community. […]

PD Day – Friday, November 18, 2016

This is a reminder of our scheduled Professional Development (PD) Day this Friday – Friday, November 18, 2016. There will be no school for WRDSB students. All elementary, secondary and designated early childhood educator (DECE) employee groups will spend their morning in professional development sessions, focusing on assessing, reflecting, and developing the School Improvement Plan for […]

UPDATED: Advisory on school trips overseas

Update: Monday, November 14, 2016 The Waterloo Region District School Board will review its decision to cancel all previously scheduled travel to Belgium and France. Staff will provide an update on the review to Trustees at the November 21 meeting of the Committee of the Whole and we will provide further information to students and parents as […]

UPDATED: Advisory on school trips overseas

Update: Monday, November 14, 2016 The Waterloo Region District School Board will review its decision to cancel all previously scheduled travel to Belgium and France. Staff will provide an update on the review to Trustees at the November 21 meeting of the Committee of the Whole and we will provide further information to students and parents as […]

All WRDSB Students Must Change User Account Passwords by November 25th

Regular changing of passwords helps to maintain security for account users in modern computer networks. The WRDSB is making sure that student accounts are secure by having all students changepasswords by November 25th. In order to maintain access and not have interruptions due to syncing of board student user accounts all students must sign into […]

Advisory on school trips overseas

With deep regret the Waterloo Region District School Board has made the decision to cancel all previously scheduled travel to Belgium and France. We understand the disappointment this decision causes our students, staff and families. Our primary concern is always the safety and security of our students and staff – each and every one. We […]

What will Your Random Act of Kindness Be?

KCI is a caring community of learners on any given day. But on November 4th we will highlight  Random Act of Kindness (RAK) Day along with the region’s other schools and workplaces as supported by Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation. As guided by the hard work of the Student and Staff Wellness Team, the entire […]

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