News & Announcements

WE ARE A NUT & SCENT – FREE FACILITY

Please do not enter our school building if you are wearing any scented products.  Please call 519-748-0142 for assistance, or use our buzzer system at ‘A’ door and we will arrange for someone to meet you at the door. Nut and Peanut products are not permitted.  Our Board policy also does not allow for peanut-like substitutes […]

Hey Grade 6 Students……….Check this out!

Reminder: Doon School Council will be hosting our Annual Spring Fair Wednesday, May 24th, 5:30-7:30 pm. This event is a chance to enjoy games, a photo booth and music while seeing your new School. Doon’s band will be performing a few numbers. The Coding Club will be showing us what they can do. And Funworx is bringing the […]

Grade 3 and 6 EQAO assessments begin May 23, grade 9 assessments on June 5

Beginning Tuesday, May 23, grade 3 and 6 students will begin EQAO assessments of reading, writing and mathematics. Grade 9 students will complete their assessment of mathematics, beginning on Monday, June 5. Please check with your individual school for exact assessment dates.






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2017-18 School Year Calendar is now available

The 2017-18 School Year Calendar is now available. School will start on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Winter holidays run between December 25, 2017 and January 5, 2018, and March break runs from March 12 to March 16, 2018. The last day of classes will be Thursday, June 28, 2018. The 2017-18 School Year Calendar contains detailed […]

Groh Public School – Welcome to Kindergarten Night

For families with children NEW TO KINDERGARTEN going to Groh PS in Sept. 2017….please check the Groh PS website:https:/gro.wrdsb.ca    for important information concerning “New to Kindergarten Information Night” on May 25th from 6-7 pm, to be held at JW Gerth PS.  

EXTENDED: Safe, Caring & Inclusive School Surveys for parents/guardians

We are committed to providing safe, caring and inclusive learning environments for everyone to help our students learn and succeed. One way for us to find out how best to do this is to ask students in Grades 3-11, staff and parents/guardians how they feel about their school and interactions with teachers and other students. […]

Students play, teachers learn during May 5 PD Day

While students were away from the classroom on Friday, May 5, more than 1,000 secondary teachers hit local movie theatres—to learn. District 24-Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) members participated in a TED talk-inspired session, delivered by their colleagues and community members as part of a day of learning on a range of topics.






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Invitation from Doon PS to our Grade 6 students

Doon School Council will be hosting our Annual Spring Event Wednesday, May 24th, 5:30-7:30 pm.    This event is a chance to enjoy games, a photo booth, music and a meal with family and friends.  All grade six students from Pioneer Park are invited to attend and come get acquainted with Doon.  We look forward to seeing […]

Friday, May 5, is a PD Day for all students

Friday, May 5, 2017, is a Professional Development Day for all elementary and secondary schools, which means students do not need to be in school. Below you will find a summary of how teachers and staff will spend their day. Teachers Elementary and secondary teachers will attend full-day professional development activities with their union groups. […]

Music Monday – May 1st

Parents and Community Members, Music Monday is May 1. All parents, community members and friends are welcome to join us as we fill the skies with Music. We are hoping to be outside as long as weather cooperates. If weather is not on our side, we will be performing in the gym. We will be […]

Popcorn Friday!

 Friday, April 21, 2017…..is popcorn day! Bring your toonie! One per customer. We will have Buttersalt, Dill Pickle, Salt and Vinegar, White Cheddar and a limited supply of Kettle Corn. Only $2 per bag.  

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