School Council News

School Council meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month, starting at 6:00 p.m. in the school library. Parents are welcome to come and join our parent community as we support school initiative through fundraising, volunteering and leading initiatives.  Childcare is always available, please join our Elgin parent council and help our Eagles to soar!

Student Accident Insurance

It is important for parents and guardians to be aware that the Waterloo Region District School Board does not provide accident insurance coverage for student injuries that occur on school premises or during school activities. Accidents can and do happen. Some injuries incur medical, dental or other expenses that are not covered by provincial health […]

Kiss & Ride Program

This year Elgin Street P.S. will have a Kiss & Ride program located at the front of the school. The Kiss & Ride will be available in the mornings only from 9:05 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. Please click on the link below for detailed information regarding the use of the Elgin Street P.S. Kiss and […]

New School Hours

2014-15 School hours – 9:20 a.m. to 3:40 p.m. First Nutrition Break – 11:20 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Second Nutrition Break – 2:00 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.

Scooters in school

Now that the weather is finally improving and Spring is in the air, thought moves to playing outside in and out of school.  We have had a number of children bringing scooters to school, we have no where in school to house the scooters during the day and it is a safety issue for the children […]

Elgin St. Junior News

Please enjoy the February Junior news……

Parent Involvement Committee

The Board’s Parent Involvement Committee is pleased to hold its second full-day event for families of WRDSB students: RISE TO SUCCESS—Supporting Your Child in School on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Bluevale C.I. The day’s sessions include a keynote address by Michael Reist, author of What Every Parent Should Know About School, and workshops on […]

Peanut butter substitute

A substitute peanut butter product is being marketed to consumers as a safe alternative for children to bring to schools in place of peanut butter. The Waterloo Region District School Board asks that parents refrain from including these kinds of products in your child’s lunches or snacks. These products tend to look, taste, and smell […]

Bell Times

On November 25, 2013 the Board passed the following motion: That the Waterloo Region District School Board implement bell time changes, effective September 2014, with the understanding that no school will move by more than +/-20 minutes. Therefore from Septemeber 2014 Elgin Street School bell times will be: 9:20 AM to 3:40 PM

Strong Start Program

Elgin Street is looking for volunteers for their Strong Start Program.  Formal training is available.  Even 1 hour a week, makes a big difference in the life of a child.  If you are interested in helping out the school, then please contact Karen Desmeules @ Click on this link for more deatils =>

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