News & Announcements

Erb West Community Centre – Grand Opening

Plan to come out Saturday, Oct 27th for the Grand Opening of the Erb West Community Centre between 11:30 am and 2:00 pm. See the attachment for more information.

Annual Clothing Drive – November 7, 2018

Our Annual Clothing Drive will be on November 7th from 3:00-5:00 pm.  Every $1 will get you a bag of clothes! We will start collecting bags of gently used items on October 22nd.  Come on out and shop!    

Free the Children – Sock Drive

Keatsway’s Free the Children group is running a sock drive at our school for Toasty Toes!  They are collecting new, warm socks which will be distributed among Waterloo Region’s shelters this winter. Socks are the most requested item at shelters and Keatsway is hoping to keep as many feet warm this year as possible. Sock […]

School Council Meeting – Thursday, October 18, 2018

Please join us at our next School Council meeting on Thursday, October 18, 2018 in the library from 6:30-8:00 p.m.  This is an opportunity to meet and connect with other Keatsway parents and keep up to date on what is happening in and around the school.   Babysitting will be provided. Agenda is attached.

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 […]

Fall Fundraising Final Deadline

Today was the final day for returning unsold chocolate, money, and Fresh from the Farm orders. Thank you to everyone who has participated! If you still have chocolate or money to turn in, please do so no later than Tuesday, October 16. If you would like to make a donation to our fundraising, or if […]

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. […]

Picture Day

“Hello parents! Remember, Picture Day is coming on Thursday, October 18 After Picture Day, make it simple by ordering your portraits using your Portrait ID and Access Code. If you prefer to order on paper, we will be sending an order form home as well. Remember to smile and have fun!“

Monday is Pizza Day!

Don’t forget that  Monday is Pizza Day. If your Grade 1-6 child would like pizza (cheese,  pepperoni or veggie) please send $2 for each slice they would like to purchase – exact change only please.

Fall Fundraiser ending Monday, October 15th

Hello Keatsway families! Our Fall Fundraiser is shortly coming to an end this Monday, October 15. If you have any unsold chocolate at home that you do not plan to sell, kindly return it tomorrow, as we have a number of students eager to sell additional boxes. Please also remember that all Fresh from the […]

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