News & Announcements

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 […]

Children’s Mental Health Week

May 7 – 13th marks Children’s Mental Health Week across Ontario. This is an important week where we are able to bring awareness to the prevalence of mental health issues and the need to support our kids’ mental health. Wear It Wednesday To show support and raise awareness of children’s mental health, the Canadian Mental Health […]

Upcoming Grade 3 & 6 EQAO Assessments

EQAO Assessment Dates: May 28, 30, 31st — Grade 3 students and May 22 to May 25– Grade 6 students will be taking part in the Provincial Assessment of Reading, Writing and Mathematics. This assessment is administered to all Grade 3 & 6 students in Ontario’s publicly funded school system by the Education Quality and Accountability […]

Walking/Biking to School Wednesdays in May!

Walking/Biking To School For The Month of May May is heart health month.  We want to thank all of the students, parents, staff and community members who were able to join us today for our community walk to school.  We would like to see this initiative continue throughout the month. For the month of May, […]

Kindie Information Night May 8th

Groh Public School will be holding a Kindie Information Night on Tuesday, May 8th @ 6pm-7:30 for all our new Kindies and their parents starting in September 2018.  Looking forward to meeting all the parents and their Kindie students.  This event is for the parents and student only, we ask that you not bring siblings […]

New Traffic Signs Posted Around Groh PS

New Traffic Signs Posted Around Groh Public School We want to inform all of our parents and community members that we now have traffic signs posted around the school.  You will notice that there are no parking signs as well as no stopping signs. We want to give all of you fair warning that we […]

May 2nd Spring Walk to School Day

 Wednesday, May 2nd Groh Public School will be having a Spring Walk to School Day.   As we all know, there are too many parents who drive their kids to and from school each day, creating congested and unsafe road conditions for our students.  We want to take this opportunity on May 2nd to promote that all students […]

Join the Parent Involvement Committee

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is now accepting applications until June 1st. PIC invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in one of the WRDSB schools OR community members who do not have children currently enrolled in a WRDSB school to apply for positions on the committee. The goal of PIC is to have members who are committed […]

WRDSB flags at half-mast this weekend for National Day of Mourning

The National Day of Mourning takes place annually on April 28. This weekend schools throughout Waterloo Region District School Board, as well as at the Education Centre, will be flying flags at half-mast in dedication to the memory of thousands of workers who have been killed, injured or have suffered illness as a result of work-related […]

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