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 […]

Milk Program Volunteers Needed

Hello Pioneer Park Parent Community, We are looking to find some volunteers to help run and organize a milk program at Pioneer Park. If you are interested in supporting the school in running and organizing this program please contact the school and we can provide further information.

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. […]

Aunt Sarah’s Chocolate Bar Fundraiser Update

Update regarding Aunt Sarah’s Chocolate bar fundraiser: Due to supply issues, our delivery date for the chocolate bars to arrive at the school is moved to October 18th.  The chocolate bars will all go out on Friday October 19th and we will extend the date they are due back so students will still have a […]

October 5 is World Teachers’ Day

On October 5th, we celebrate World Teachers’ Day, a day where we acknowledge the dedication and passion of our educators. This morning, 64,000 students across Waterloo Region made their way to school. They walked with their friends, rode their bikes, or boarded a school bus. They entered classrooms excited and ready to learn. In each […]

Pizza Order Deadline: September 28th

Just a reminder families – Friday, September 28th is the deadline to order pizza on SCHOOL DAY. This pizza cycle will run from Wednesday, October 3rd until Wednesday, November 7th.  If you do not get your order in, you will have to wait for the next cycle. Late orders cannot be accepted.  

WRDSB observes Orange Shirt Day on September 28

Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) recognizes Orange Shirt Day as a way to honour residential school survivors, those who did not survive, and their descendants. It’s just one of the ways we support, educate and reconcile our relationship with Indigenous people. What is Orange Shirt Day? Orange Shirt Day is observed each September 30 […]

School Day Support

Hey Families – Are you having trouble creating a SCHOOL DAY account?  We are happy to help you in the office on Mondays and Tuesdays.  Just call the school to book a time, and we can get you up and running on SCHOOL DAY. Our PIZZA DAYS will be starting soon, and all orders will […]

Strong Start Volunteers Needed!

Do you have 30 minutes a week?  Would you like to make a difference?  Please see the attached flyer for the Strong Start program here at Pioneer Park. Strong Start Flyer Contact Mrs. Herriott at myfanwy_herriott@wrdsb.ca to obtain more details.

Student Accident Insurance Information

Every September, Ontario school boards remind families about the option of acquiring student accident insurance. Student accident insurance can help cover unforeseen expenses due to injury that are not covered by provincial health care or employer group plans. Waterloo Region District School Board recommends “insuremykids®” Protection Plan. For more details on this option you can view […]

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