safeTALK training available for WRDSB parents & guardians

As part of our system goals to supporting student & staff wellness, we are pleased to offer safeTALK training for parents/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 and objectives of […]

PA Day – Friday, September 23

This is a reminder of our scheduled Professional Activity (PA) Day this Friday – Friday, September 23, 2016. There will be no school for WRDSB students. All elementary and secondary employee groups will be focusing on the new WRDSB Strategic Plan, School Improvement Planning, and Health and Safety Training. This will drive the work and […]

Meet the Teacher Night and Open House – DATE CHANGED TO OCTOBER 6th

Meet the Teacher Night and Open House – DATE CHANGED TO OCTOBER 6th Due to our increased enrolment over the summer which has resulted in some very high numbers in our junior classes, we are very pleased to announce that we have been granted an additional junior class at Riverside.   This will allow us to adjust the organization […]


The Council of the Township of Woolwich has passed a resolution to move the crossing guard from the signalized intersection at Church and Arthur Streets in Elmira to the intersection of Church Street West and Country Club Estates Drive effective September 26, 2016. The relocation of the Crossing Guard is required because the Crossing Guard […]

Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is looking for new members!

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in a Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) school and community members to apply for positions on the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee. The mandate for the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee is to: Provide information and advice on parent engagement to the WRDSB; Communicate with and […]

Welcome to the 2016-17 School Year

Dear Parents, Guardians, and WRDSB Community Members, It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the 2016-17 school year. Successful learning relies on strong partnerships between school, home and community. Our staff work hard to ensure students achieve success through a variety of programs and resources that meet the needs of each student. […]

Class List Update

I know the tradition at Riverside P.S. has been to post class lists on the Friday of Labour Day weekend. We have tried our best to maintain that tradition however we just got occupancy to the school yesterday morning, we have one operational computer, no printer and no photocopier which has made it impossible to […]