News & Announcements

Provincial funding to provide renewal, program improvements

Our vision to innovate tomorrow by educating today received a boost this month. As part of the 2017-18 Pupil Accommodation Grant – School Renewal Allocation, provided by the Ministry of Education, to address the cost of repairing and renovating schools and infrastructure, Waterloo Region District School Board will receive approximately $9.8 million.

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Phase One of the OLP has begun

Workers came this week to plant trees and install mulch to create a new area and to rejuvenate the old naturalized area.  It is very exciting to see the plans coming to life!

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 […]

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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STEAM Fair tonight 6-8

STEAM Fair May 3, from 6-8 pm at LBP.  We have over 20 presenters coming  to help you learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math.  Come see the Tinker Truck, make LED nametags, upcycle a t-shirt, learn about Maker culture and Math and much more.  We hope to see you there!

Treasure Hunt tonight at 6pm in the LBP gym

Screen Free Week family fun continues tonight with the Treasure Hunt- a bike adventure in geocaching.  Come to the school gym  at 6pm to get your clues and start your hunt.  According to the weather forecast it will clear up just in time for the start of the hunt. Busy tonight?  Tomorrow is the STEAM […]

Parent Volunteers needed for Screen Free Week

The following link will take you to the Sign up genius page to volunteer for our Screen Free Week events: LBP STEAM Fair Volunteer Sign Up

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. […]

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