News & Announcements

Registration for Grade 8 Students (Out of WRDSB)

Gr. 9 Courses 2019-20 We would like to welcome all Grade 8 students from out of board to visit Bluevale and register for 2019-20. Registration appointments will occur Wednesday, January 30th. Please contact Ms. Jennifer Boyer at (519) 885-4620 ext. 5520 or for details. We look forward to meeting you!!

Choose to Lead/Pre AP Applications Due Wed. Jan. 16th

To all grade eight students who are interested in applying to Choose to Lead and/or Pre AP (Advanced Placement) in English, Mathematics, and/or French, this is a reminder that applications are due to the main office at Bluevale by Wednesday, January 16th, 2019, by noon.  If you have misplaced your application or would like more […]

Exam Information January 2019

Final Exam Information – January 2019 November 12th, 2018 Exam dates: Friday, January 25 – Thursday, January 31st, 2019                    January 2019 Exam Schedule 30% of the grade will be based on a final evaluation, performance, essay and/or other method of evaluation suitable to the course content and administered […]

Announcing the Caregivers’ Guide to Accessing Support for Students with Anxiety

For students, anxiety can range from nervousness before a test, to significant struggles in academic, social, emotional, or day-to-day functioning. When families and schools work together to address the physical symptoms, worrying thoughts and avoidance associated with anxiety, we can teach students to face challenging and sometimes fearful situations with success and confidence. The Caregivers’ […]

Smart Waterloo Region Youth Forum

An exciting youth-focused event is coming up, and Smart Waterloo Region needs your help to make it a success. On January 12th the Smart Waterloo Region team will host a Youth Forum at RIM Park. Co-created with the Smart Cities Innovation Council: Youth Unite Here (SCIC YUH) – a group of local youth representatives, the forum will be […]

School Council Meeting Reminder

This is a reminder of the Bluevale School Council Meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 7:00 pm in the library.  Please feel free to join us.

Holiday greetings from the WRDSB

As we look back at the incredible year we have shared, I would like to express my sincere gratitude for the remarkable contributions of every staff member, the accomplishments of our 64,000 students, their families and our community of Waterloo region. I hope that 2019 will be a year filled with energy and enthusiasm as […]

KRT and Student Leadership Applications

Any students interested in being involved in our student council and leadership activities for 2019/2020 please consider applying to KRT.  Here is the link to the application, you must have teacher references as well.  All details are included.    If you have any questions please see Mrs Boucher or Mrs Wolf. KRT Application Adult/ Teacher […]

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

Today, December 6, is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women. To mark the day, flags at our buildings will be flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset. On the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women, we remember the 14 female engineering students who were murdered at l’École […]

Holiday Assembly Friday, December 21

Bluevale will be presenting our annual holiday assembly for staff and students on Dec. 21. Our schedule for that day will be as follows:   Period A 8:15-9:10 Period B 9:15-10:10 Period C 10:15-11:10 LUNCH 11:10-12:10 Period D 12:10-1:05 Assembly in Cafeteria  1:10-2:25  

Nominations for the Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence are now open

Do you want to recognize a teacher or educator for their commitment to education and dedication to students? Now is your chance; nominations for the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence are now open. You can nominate a teacher or educator in three categories: The Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence honours outstanding and innovative […]

Good Knight Day, Wednesday, November 28th

Success Days are an opportunity for students at Bluevale  to seek out extra help, complete and/or hand in outstanding assignments, or work on current assignments.  We accomplish this by modifying the timetable. All classes will occur during the morning of Wednesday, November 28th with lunch happening from 11:30 to 12:20.   This is our last Good […]

Recognizing International Transgender Day of Remembrance

The Waterloo Region District School Board would like to extend support to our transgender students, parents/families, and staff in honour of International Transgender Day of Remembrance and Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week. We are committed to providing safe, inclusive and caring learning environments for each and every one of our students. Our incredible staff work […]

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week – November 18-24

We are committed to providing a safe, caring and inclusive learning environment for all students – each and every one. Ontario’s Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week runs from November 18 to 24, 2018. This week is an opportunity for us all to reinforce clear and positive messages that bullying is not acceptable in our schools […]

Choose to Lead/Pre-AP Info Night Resources

Unable to attend our specialized evening for Choose to Lead and Pre-AP? Check out our slide show and website for more info. Looking forward to seeing Gr. 8 students Thursday, November 22 for our Welcome Evening. 6:30-8:30 with tours of the school our focus. Choose2LeadPre-AP

Wanted: student art to celebrate winter

This December we are selling winter greeting cards featuring student artwork – and we need your help. We’re looking for student artists to capture the beauty of the winter season and help support our Waterloo Education Foundation (WEFI). Students, proud parents, and educators are asked to submit original student artwork (JK-12) via Twitter and Instagram […]

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