News & Announcements

Friday, November 16, 2018 is a PD Day – no school for students

Friday, November 16, 2018 is a professional development (PD) day for elementary and secondary school staff. Students will not attend school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus for the day will be School Improvement Planning in the morning. Teachers will participate in a whole-school activity […]

Magnet Night

You are invited to attend WCI’s Magnet Program Information Night for Students and Parents. Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Waterloo Collegiate Institute, 300 Hazel Street, Waterloo. Magnet Programs Featured:  Extended French  ESL  Strings  Geotechnology General presentation in the Auditorium followed by subject based information in the classrooms. […]

ADHD Workshop

The Centre for ADHD Awareness is hosting an ADHD Community Workshop on November, 25th in Kitchener, Ontario. Flyer click here   or see attached. The workshop is geared to parents of children with ADHD, adults with ADHD and their families, and educators.  For detailed information, visit www.caddac.ca Topics include; Executive Functioning and ADHD: Keeping the Balls in the Air Self-Regulation […]

Trick or Eat Food Drive

1 in 20 households in the Waterloo Region needs food assistance of some sort. Starting October 22nd, WCI will be participating in Trick or Eat, our annual food drive. We will be collecting any non-perishable food items, with most items being worth one point while some special items are worth two points. Collection will be […]

Friday, October 26, 2018 is a PD Day – no school for students

Friday, October 26, 2018 is a professional development (PD) day for elementary and secondary school staff. Students will not attend school, and Extended Day Programs will operate at satellite locations. The focus for the day across all our schools will be reflecting on our Strategic Plan and Operational Goals for Student Achievement & Well-Being and School Improvement […]

Switzerland 2019 – APPROVED!

Parent and Student Meeting  Wed.Oct.24 from 7-9 pm!  *** For all interested students please complete the following GOOGLE FORM! *** There will be a meeting for parents and students interested in the Switzerland 2019 trip on Wednesday Oct. 24 from 7:00-9:00 pm in WCI’s Library Rotunda.  You will learn about the itinerary, cost timeline, and […]

Update regarding Switzerland 2019

Parents and students, thank you for your patience regarding news of the Switzerland 2019 trip.   We are waiting on the final approval of the WRDSB regarding our change in accommodation and we hope to hold an information meeting which will detail the itinerary, cost timeline, and expectations for the trip at this meeting.  Please note […]

Attention All Parents of Viking Swimmers

  If your child is planning on being a part of the WCI swim team this year, the coaches would like to invite you for an informal information meeting. We will be discussing the upcoming swim season and answer any questions parents have. Meetings will be held before (4:30) and after (8:00) on parents teacher […]

Cannabis legalization and our schools

On October 17, 2018, cannabis will be legal to use, buy, possess and cultivate in Canada for persons over 19 years of age. For our students, the possession and use of cannabis is illegal. We know that this change in legislation has raised many questions and possible concerns regarding how the change will affect schools. […]

Parent – Teacher Interviews – October 17th

Parents and guardians of WCI students are encouraged to attend the Parent-Teacher interview night to discuss with their child’s teacher how their child is progressing academically. Teachers will be available in the cafeteria and gymnasium to meet with parents from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. We hope that parents and guardians will be able to come […]

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