Volunteer for the school council

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! We are looking for volunteers to help with our Nutrition 4 Learning program between 11:10-11:40am during first nutrition break.  Duties:  providing snacks for students in the front hall by the office. If you are able to help with the program please contact our Nutrition program coordinator via e-mail at [ mailto:kristinabrijlall@hotmail.com ]kristinabrijlall@hotmail.com  or leave your […]

Elgin Street P.S. Attendance Line

Cold and flu season is here. If your child will be absent from school, please remember to call the attendance line at 519-570-8076 ext. 3585. Thank you in advance, The Elgin Street office team.

Printer cartridges

If you have used printer cartridges please send them into school as we are collecting them as a fund raiser. We have a box in the foyer and we will be taking it to Staples when it is full. Thank you for being eco-friendly and helping our school at the same time.

Mabel’s labels

Mabel’s labels are being offered this year by school council as a small fundraiser to help families who have children who are always missing their clothing, that 1 shoe, water bottles etc. Hopefully we can cut down on the amount of clothes that get donated. Feel free to share the page to friends and family too. […]

Parent Involvement committee

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) of the Waterloo Region District School Board invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in a WRDSB school to apply for positions on the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee. The mandate for the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee is to: • Provide information and advice on parent engagement to the Waterloo Region District School […]

Breakfast for learning and Milk

Breakfast: This year Breakfast for Learning will look a little different. We still give students the opportunity to have something to eat for breakfast when they arrive at school if they have not eaten at home. However, we no longer have breakfast set up in the foyer at the beginning of the day, if your […]


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Pizza Wednesdays

The school council will be sending home pizza forms to start the Pizza Wednesday on the 1st October.

Cambridge Fall Fair Prize

Great news!  Elgin Street School has won the prize for most submissions at the Cambridge Fall Fair for the second year in a row!  We take home a $100 prize for books for the library.  This year, one student’s artwork was picked to go on display at the Royal Winter Fair in Toronto, to be […]

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!

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