Posted October 21, 2016
Curious about how teachers use technology in class to engage students and how you can follow their learning online? Are you looking for more information on our Grade 9 students receiving Chromebooks? Find out answers to these questions and more at the Digital Citizenship Summit. This event for families whose children attend our schools will focus […]
Posted October 20, 2016
Strong Start is a charitable organization that provides programs and services through community-wide partnerships to help young children learn to read. Strong Start volunteers work in a school to offer a ten week program called “Letters, Sounds and Words” to some of our emerging readers. Volunteers will be given the necessary training to deliver to […]
Posted October 19, 2016
Be sure to follow along and interact with us on Twitter using the hashtag #WeDayWRDSB.
Posted October 18, 2016
Wednesday October 19th and Friday October 21st will be Blue Jay days at Empire! Wear your Blue Jay wear or blue to celebrate Canada’s baseball team!
Posted October 17, 2016
As part of our system goals to supporting student & staff wellness, we are pleased to offer safeTALK training for parents/guardians of the WRDSB. What is safeTALK? safeTALK is a three-hour alertness workshop that prepares participants, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide alert helper. What are the goals and objectives of […]
Posted October 14, 2016
The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in a Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) school and community members 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 WRDSB Communicate with and […]
Posted October 11, 2016
Please help us support our local food bank by donating non-perishable items as soon as possible. Our food drive ends on Fri. Oct. 14th. Most needed items include: beans in sauce canned meat & fish canned pasta canned fruit stews & chili tomato sauces rice peanut butter hot cereals baby formula If you are […]
Posted October 11, 2016
Please join us for our next School Council Mtg tomorrow (Wed., Oct. 12th) at 7:00 p.m. We will be meeting in the library. The agenda for the meeting is attached below. Looking forward to seeing you there. oct12-16-agenda
Posted October 6, 2016
Bring your imagination, creativity and engineering skills! We have got the cardboard, tape, scissors and markers! Come and have a low tech fun night together as a community! See you at 6:30 pm. What will you create?
Posted October 3, 2016
Dear Empire Families, Empire is running a food drive. This takes place from October 3 to October 14. We would appreciate it if you would bring canned or nonperishable foods to donate to the Waterloo Food Bank. Money is also accepted. Did you know that one dollar buys three 1.28 lbs meals? See how much […]