News & Announcements

Grade 1 French Immersion

Are you thinking about French Immersion for your child? Join us at one of our information sessions to learn more about our French programs and registration process. Information sessions will be held in the Cambridge Room at the WRDSB Education Centre (Map) on the following days: November 21, 7 p.m. November 26, 7 p.m. December […]

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 […]

High School Information Nights: Grade 8 Transition

Over the next couple of months, our high schools will be hosting Grade 8 Information Nights for families and students. These information sessions will focus on Grade 8 students’ transition to high school, including the course selection process, in-school student supports, extracurricular activities and more. Please be sure to check out the information session for any […]

CPS Holiday Décor Fundraiser 2018

Celebrate the Season & Support our School with Beautiful Holiday Arrangements! Download your order form. Paper orders due Thursday, Nov 15th.

School Council Meeting – Thursday, Nov 8 – Join Us!

The next CPS School Council meeting is: Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 7:00pm Conestogo Public School Library

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 […]

Coffee with Cathy – Tues. Oct. 23, 12:00 – 12:40 pm

Our first “Coffee with Cathy” will be on Tuesday October 23, from 12:00 – 12:40 in the library. I am very pleased that Rachael Quickfall will be joining me. Rachael is the staff lead for “The Umbrella Project” and we are excited to share more information about how we are implementing this at Conestogo PS. […]

October 16 is Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Appreciation Day

Today, October 16th, we celebrate Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Appreciation Day, a day where we recognize the commitment, hard work and passion of our early childhood educators. More than 550 educators went to work this morning to greet and care for 8,400 students in the Waterloo Region District School Board. To witness our littlest learners get excited […]

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. […]

Upcoming Woolwich Counselling Children’s Groups and Parenting Workshop

Please find attached flyers for a self-esteem building group for children ages 4-7, “Glad to Be Me” and an anxiety group for children aged 8-11 years, “No Need to Fret”.  There is also an attached flyer for a one evening parenting workshop entitled, “Parenting Your Anxious Child”. No Need to Fret 2018-2019Glad to Be Me […]

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