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2018-19 School Year Calendar is now available

The 2018-19 School Year Calendar is now available.

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June 1 is a P.D. Day for Elementary schools

Friday, June 1, 2018 is a professional development day for Elementary school staff. Elementary students will not attend school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus of the P.D. Day will be teacher directed assessments, evaluation and planning activities. Paraprofessional staff (EAs/CYWs) will be participating […]

Family Survey

Welcome to the 2017-18 Family Survey. Take the Survey We would like to hear from you! Parents and guardians are important partners as we work to provide safe, caring and inclusive places for students to learn and succeed. The survey will remain open until June 28, 2018 at 4pm. Your answers will remain anonymous and […]

Flying the Pride flag to celebrate diversity and inclusion

June is nationally recognized as pride month in Canada. Many institutions and organizations fly the Pride flag as a celebration of diversity. During the month of June, all Waterloo Region District School Board locations will fly the Pride flag alongside the Canadian flag. We believe that our schools are safe spaces for everyone that walks […]

Popcorn Sales

Tomorrow Riverside students can again purchase “From Farm to Table” popcorn.  Money raised is going towards purchasing new gym equipment.  An amazing 303 bags of popcorn were sold on the first Popcorn Friday!  Way to go Riverside Raccoons!

School Garden Clean-Up….Help Needed!

The Riverside Outdoor Enhancement Committee would like to invite you to join us at the school for a garden clean-up on Saturday, May 12 from 9 am until noon. Please stop by even for an hour to help us weed the gardens and trim out the dead grasses. Feel free to bring along your school-age children […]

FUNFAIR Ticket Pre-Orders Now Available!!

The Annual Riverside Fun Fair is coming fast – Thursday, MAY 31st! You can now pre-order your tickets through SCHOOL-DAY!!! No more waiting in line for ticket purchases! Tickets will be sold in increments of 10 at $10.00 a bundle. As an incentive, if you pre-order through School-Day, for every 10 tickets you will receive […]

Save the Date! Volunteer Appreciation Tea

Riverside staff and students are grateful for the generous support of our parent volunteers!! To show our appreciation we would like to honour our parent volunteers with a “Volunteer Tea”. Save the date and mark your calendars!  The Volunteer Tea will be Tuesday, June 19th from 3:45-4:30.  More details to follow!  

Happy Support Staff Appreciation Day

At Waterloo Region District School Board we believe that all of our staff play an important role in supporting students’ confidence and success. May 9th marks Support Staff Appreciation Day. This is a day in which we celebrate the skills, commitment and dedication of our educational support staff in helping create bright futures for our students. […]

Sun Safety

It may have taken longer than expected, but spring has finally arrived in Waterloo region. We know that many parents and students are excited to get outdoors and enjoy the gorgeous weather. But before we head outside, our friends at the Region of Waterloo want to remind us of some important sun safety tips to […]

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