Update on Implementation of the new Health and Physical Education Curriculum

On Monday, June 15, staff presented trustees with an update regarding implementation of the new Health & Physical Education Curriculum. Since 2010, the Ministry has engaged in extensive consultation regarding the revised curriculum for Health & Physical Education, Grades 1-8 and Health & Physical Education, Grades 9-12. On February 23, 2015, the Ministry released both […]

Good-bye to some staff, welcome to others

As the school year draws to a close we have to say good-bye to some of our staff members and welcome to others. We want to thank the following staff who covered leaves of absence (LTOs) for our permanent staff this year: Mr. Brent Hewitt taught Grade 2/3 and Kindergarten Planning time, Ms. Denisha Naidoo […]

National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism

Today we have lowered our flags at the Education Centre, and our schools, in memory of those who have lost their lives through acts of terror in Canada and around the world.

Grade 7 return from Canada’s Wonderland

Our Grade 7 students are expected to leave  Wonderland at 5:00 pm and return to the school at approximately 7:30 pm, depending upon the traffic and construction along the way.   Students can call/text parents from the bus or call parents from the school phones.  Our Grade 7 students always have a fun day at Wonderland! […]

Grade 8 return from camp

Our Grade 8 students are expected back from camp between 4:30 and 5:30 tonight with traffic and construction making an exact time of arrival unpredictable.  We have asked teachers on the busses to let students know when they are about 30 minutes away from the school so they can  text or call their parents to […]

Update: Mark Summary to be Provided for Elementary Students

On June 16th, the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) communicated to families that, as a result of Elementary Teachers’ Federation Ontario (ETFO) strike action, the WRDSB would be unable to provide report cards to students. Teachers have submitted marks to school principals in a variety of paper formats. As such, we notified families that […]

Promotion for Mr. Sherlock

We are proud to announce that Mr. Sherlock, our wonderful Vice-Principal, has been promoted to Principal and will be in his own school, Bridgeport Public School in Waterloo in the fall.  Mr. Sherlock did an outstanding job as VP here at Silverheights this year and while we still have a few more days to say good-bye […]

Information for Parents: Elementary Report Cards

Dear Parent/Guardian: We are writing with an important update on the final report card. At this point in the year, you would normally receive your child’s report card. We know how important the report card is to parents and to students. It is a reflection of the work done throughout the year, and the marks, […]

Art and Soul Library program

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