News & Announcements

Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test Day

The Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test will be written on April 10, 2018. Please click here for more details. (PDF) Please note that if your student will not be attending school for the afternoon tutorial sessions, please call WCI’s attendance line at 519-884-9590 to notify the school of the absence.

WCI is Introducing the WRDSB Territorial Acknowledgement

In support of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, schools in the WRDSB are including a Territorial Acknowledgement in their opening exercises, which WCI started on March 19, 2018.  If you would like more information about the Territorial Acknowledgment that is being played in the school, please view the linked slideshow. Click HERE

Relay for Life

ARE YOU A SURVIVOR? WHO: Anyone who is currently battling or has beaten cancer WHAT: Relay for Life for the Canadian Cancer Society WHEN: May 11-12, 2018 WHERE: Waterloo Collegiate Institute 300 Hazel Street, Waterloo, Ontario HOW TO SIGN UP: Pick up a survivor registration form and return it to WCI   For more information, […]

There’s still time to provide your feedback

Due to the overwhelming response we have received, we have extended the budget survey closing date to March 16, 2018. Calling all students, parents, staff and community members. We want to hear from you on which funding priorities we should consider for the 2018-19 school year and beyond. Annual Budget Survey Complete this short online […]

WCI Closed over March Break

WCI will be closed from Monday March 12th to Friday March 16th. Don’t forget – clocks spring ahead one hour this Sunday! Have a safe, happy and restful March Break Vikes!

Your Brain on Beethoven

SJAM Parent Council Presents Your Brain on Beethoven Wednesday  March 7  7 -9PM Sir John A Macdonald S.S., Auditorium SJAM Concert Info

Service Dog Announcement

Dear Parent(s)/Guardians(s): Service Dog at School Beginning on Thursday March 1st, one of our Life Skills students will attend class with a hearing dog to support her special needs. Successful transition and entry of the dog into the school environment has been planned in accordance with the Waterloo Region District School Board ‘USE OF A […]

February 28 is Pink Shirt Day

On Wednesday, February 28, join us in recognizing Pink Shirt Day. This is a day to stand up against bullying and raise funds to support programs that foster children’s healthy self-esteem. Wear pink to show your support. Each year, a new pink t-shirt is designed in the region to recognize the day and raise funds. […]

Social Media Presentation Wednesday February 28th from 7 – 9 pm. in the WCI Library

WCI parent council would like to invite parents and their students to the second workshop in our lecture series addressing social media, technology and well-being. The session will run on Wednesday February 28th from 7 – 9 p.m. in the WCI Library Rotunda.

Our resident social media expert, Mr. Fusco, WCI teacher-librarian, will be addressing social media security and privacy. Come hear and discover with your child, what media your child is using and how to ensure that it is being used effectively and safely. This will be an interactive evening, so please bring your electronic devices.

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WCI Announcements are Now On-Line

We have made some changes to the way students get their daily announcements.

You can subscribe to the announcements as a podcast on iTunes.

You can listen to the announcements on SoundCloud. We also include a transcript of the podcast in the description.

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