National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day

On September 30, the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) will acknowledge the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and participate in Orange Shirt Day. National Day for Truth and Reconciliation In June, the Government of Canada created the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a new federally-recognized day, as a response to the Truth […]

Information about School-Day Accounts

As the 2021-22 school year is now a few weeks in more activities, events and information will be offered and shared with students and the EDSS school community. All of this information will be shared using the School Day system.  We would like to invite parents and/or guardians to create a School Day account with […]

Nutrition Break Changes

As we enter the third week of the 2021-22 school year some more areas of the school renovation have been completed.  Therefore starting Monday, September 20th students will be able to access identified outdoor areas to eat their lunch, students may leave the school campus to go home or go for a walk during the […]

Starting Secondary Interschool Sports in the WRDSB

Starting Monday, September 20, sports will resume at Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) secondary schools. We are excited that our secondary athletes and teams will be able to start next week. WRDSB staff have developed protocols and guidelines to ensure everyone has equitable access and opportunity to safely participate in sports. To prioritize safety, […]

School Council Meeting – Monday, September 13th @6:30p.m.

All Parents/Guardians are invited to attend the first EDSS School Council Meeting of the year!! Please find the Monday, September 13th, 2021 School Council Meeting link below.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. The meeting agenda will be added to the link below on Monday, September 13th. Meeting link: Or dial: ‪(CA) +1 289-323-9513‬ […]

Recognizing World Suicide Prevention Day

September 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day and serves as an important reminder that suicide and mental health touches many in our schools and in our community.  We know that as part of our ongoing work to reduce the risk of suicide for those in the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB), we strive to […]

Supporting Student Well-being for the Return to School

As part of our ongoing work to assist students and families during the transition back to school, we wanted to remind families of the many resources available to support student mental health and well-being. Even at the best of times, some children experience more challenges than others when it comes to going to school. These […]

First Day Information for Grade 9’s & 10’s – TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7th

Grade 9’s are asked to report to the back field when they arrive at the school. Signs have been created to help direct students to their homeroom teacher and staff will be there to assist.   Grade 10’s are asked to enter the school at either the staff parking lot doors (off Brubacher St.) or […]

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