News & Announcements

School Council Meeting Sept. 21st

School Council Meeting – Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. All parents and community members are invited to attend our first School Council Meeting on Thursday, September 21st at 7:00 p.m.  At this meeting, we will hold our elections for executive positions as well as 10 voting members.  Please review the attached documents.  If you […]

Meet the Teacher Night

Please remember to come Thursday, September 7th between 5:30-7:30 to meet your child’s teacher and have a tour of Groh PS!

First Day at Groh Public School!

The first day at Groh Public School was a success!  Please enjoy the video.  We have placed the link below.


Are You Ready For The First Day of School at Groh Public School?! As we prepare to meet and greet our students for the first day of school, we have planned something special to commemorate our inaugural day. We will be asking parents, students and staff to walk together on the first day of school […]

A Little Groh History

Harold David “H.D.” Groh was born on a farm near Preston (now Cambridge), Ontario, Canada on November 22, 1900.  He was the youngest of 11 children.  Cora Isabelle (Gingerich) Groh was born on a nearby farm on June 9, 1907, the seventh of 13 children.  Harold and Cora were married on June 29, 1929.  They […]

Groh PS Information for September!

As we are approaching the end of another school year, this September will be very different and exciting for your child(ren). Here is some information as you begin to think about the transition to Groh Public School. First Day of School—September 5th, 2017 We are still under construction inside the building so we are not […]

New to Kindergarten Information Night

Groh Public School will be hosting a New to Kindergarten Information Night for parents and their child on Thursday, May 25th @ 6-7pm at JW Gerth Public School, 171 Apple Ridge Dr., Kitchener ON N2P 0A1 [ MAP ] Please note this Information Night is for September 2017 JK students and any new to Kindergarten SK students that […]

Suggest a school mascot

In September 2017, Groh PS will open its doors for the first time to students and the community. Part of creating a school community is building an identity and sense of belonging within the school. We are inviting all members of our community to help us select our school mascot by filling out the form […]

Registration for New Students at Groh PS

ONLINE REGISTRATION is available!  Please note that the online registration process is only used for JK Registration and any students who wish to register that are new to the Waterloo Region District School Board.  To register online please go to the Board website: If parents complete the Online Registration form, you don’t need to […]

Welcome to Groh Public School

Groh Public School will be one of the Waterloo Region District School Board’s newly built schools.  It will open in September 2017 with plans to serve approximately 650 students.  Our school will offer students a unique educational opportunity in a JK-8 school environment.  Our aim is to ensure that when they leave us, students will be […]

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