News & Announcements

Show Canada Your Spirit Challenge

For information on how to register, please check School Files on School-Day.

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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Track and Field

Thursday May 18, 2017 Dear Junior Parents, Parents/Guardians: Students at Silverheights Public School have been developing their track and field skills, and have the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at the Silverheights Track and Field Meet. This year’s Track and Field Meet will be held at Silverheights Public School on Thursday, June 1, 2017.  Students […]

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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Kindergarten Orientation Night

Just a reminder that our Kindergarten orientation night for our new JK students will be held Wednesday May 10 from 6:30 -7:30.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Cookie Dough Pick Up

COOKIE DOUGH ORDERS MUST BE PICKED UP ON THURSDAY MAY 11th BETWEEN 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm, NO EXCEPTIONS, AS WE HAVE NO ROOM TO STORE FROZEN FOOD ON SCHOOL PREMISES.  PLEASE MAKE NECESSARY ARRANGEMENTS TO HAVE YOUR ORDERS PICKED UP DURING THIS TIME FRAME.

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. […]

School Organization

Monday, May 1, 2017 Dear Parents, We will be working on the planning and organization for next school year over the next several weeks.  The projected enrollment for next year is 719 students.  Our tentative organization at this point is 5 sections of kindergarten, three grade 1’s, one grade 1/2,  three grade 2’s, two grade […]

Trustee Vacancy – Cambridge & Township of North Dumfries

The Waterloo Region District School Board invites applications for the role of Trustee representing the City of Cambridge and North Dumfries Township. The seat at the Board table was left vacant after the resignation of long-time Cambridge trustee, Andrea Mitchell. As outlined in the Education Act, applicants must meet the following requirements: a Canadian citizen […]

Are you moving?

Monday, April 24, 2017 Are You Moving? If you are moving between now and the start of school in September please let the office know. Trying to accurately predict our enrolment for next September is critical and allows us to start our year with as few changes as possible. As new families with school-aged children […]

Invitation to Parents

Dear Silverheights Families, School council is looking for new faces! Please come out to our School Council Meetings! These meetings are a great way to stay informed, ask questions and provide input regarding our school initiatives, upcoming events and future plans. You, as parents and caregivers, can really help to shape the environment our kids […]

Girls Only Club

GIrls only club flyer PDF 2 Please see flyer for details.

safeTALK training for WRDSB parents & guardians

As part of our system goals to supporting student & staff wellness, we are pleased to offer more safeTALK training for parents and guardians of the WRDSB. What is safeTALK? safeTALK is a three-hour alertness workshop that prepares participants, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide alert helper. What are the goals […]

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