News & Announcements

Please respect our Student Crossing Guards

One of the ways we support student safety is through our Student Crossing Guard program.  Students in bright yellow vests help with directions and safety at our main intersection on Preston Parkway.  They go through leadership training and are giving up their personal time to help ensure safe crossing by all our community members. It […]

School bus driver availability

School bus operators are currently experiencing a school bus driver shortage. This shortage is being experienced across the province, and Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) has until this year been able to provide consistent service to all schools. For the region’s public and Catholic schools, 426 bus routes have been contracted to provide […]

World Teachers’ Day 2017

Waterloo region sparkles with talented innovators creating new ideas from quantum computers and Hyperloop transport to progressive thinking on gender issues and social justice. Whether it is high tech innovation or social innovation – changing our society and communities to become better places to live and work and raise a family – we know that […]

School Council Food Drive

The Parkway Public School Parent Council is holding a Thanksgiving food drive! To support our Preston Heights community, all donations will be sent to the Preston Heights Community Centre.  You can donate daily between October 2nd and 5th by bringing your donations to Parkway! All new, sealed and non-expired non-perishable food items are accepted.  We […]

WRDSB wears orange on September 29

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 September 30 and was first launched in 2013. […]

Chocolate Bar Fundraiser

This year we will be participating in a fund raising campaign to raise money for field trips, technology, art supplies and musical instruments. On October 6th each family will receive one case of Aunt Sarah’s Simply Delicious and Mint Chocolate Bars.   Families who would like one box per child instead of per family should contact […]

Friday, September 22, 2017 is a PD Day – no school for students

Friday, September 22, 2017 is a professional development day for Elementary and Secondary school staff. Students will not attend school school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus for the day across all our schools will be School Improvement Planning in the morning and the completion of Mandatory […]

Open House – Come meet our staff!

Parkway is hosting an open house for students and their parents/caregivers on Thursday Sept. 14th at 5:30.  It is a chance to get to know our staff, our school and our initiatives.  Please join us for some community building, some ice cream and a chance to win some prizes!  You don’t want to miss this!

Preston Parkway Lights

Parents are reminded that there is no student crossing guards assigned to the lights on Preston Parkway yet.  They will help  provide safe crossing once they are trained at the end of the month.  Please walk and drive carefully obeying all lights and signs at that busy intersection.  Student safety is our #1 priority!

Parking Lot safety

Parents are reminded that students are to be dropped off in the church parking lot ONLY.  Student safety is our #1 concern.  Thank-you!

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