October Lunch and Learn Sessions for Parents and Caregivers

As part of our ongoing efforts to support Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) parents, caregivers and families, our psychology staff are offering a number of lunch and learn sessions for WRDSB parents, caregivers and family members. These webinars, scheduled over the lunch hour on Wednesdays, aim to equip parents with useful tips and information […]

Celebrating Custodial Appreciation Day

Today is Custodial Appreciation Day. We want to express our gratitude to the custodians and maintenance staff who work tirelessly to make sure Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) schools and offices are clean, safe and well-maintained. During the pandemic, these hard-working individuals played a critical role. No matter the time of day, they made […]

Waterloo Region District School Board Confirms Some Student Information Involved in Cyber Incident

The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) confirms that some information in the student grade database was impacted by the July 10 cyber incident. The data involved included information for some students enrolled in the 2006-07 through 2012-13 academic years. Given the years involved, the vast majority of individuals are former students. Social insurance numbers, […]

COVID-19 Update for the 2022/23 School Year

With the return to school well underway, we want to provide an update to families and caregivers on our current COVID-19 measures. Please know that the health and safety of our students and staff remain our top priority. We continue to follow the guidance of the Ministry of Education and public health, to balance the […]

Orange Shirts for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Dear Families,   We have been hoping that School Day would be fully operational by now for online ordering but it continues to be unavailable to us. We would still like to give our families the chance to buy an orange shirt for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30 so we are […]

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day – Friday, September 30

On Friday, September 30, Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) will acknowledge the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day.  All WRDSB schools and offices will remain open for students and staff.  What is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation? On June 2021, the Government of Canada created the National Day for […]


Dear Sheppard Families,    Sheppard PS is excited to introduce a Makerspace as an integral part of our learning experience. This is a space where students come to explore, create and deepen their understanding through hands-on learning.    In order to continue using this space for building and construction, we require donations of specific items. […]

Terry Fox Run Tomorrow

Dear Sheppard families, Tomorrow is our big day – our Terry Fox Run/Walk/Roll. We are so excited! We have had a great start to our fundraising – still about $1,000 to reach our goal but we always raise a lot of money on the day, so our hopes are high for another Teacher Challenge to […]

Photo Date: September 29

Save the date, Thursday, September 29th is Sheppard’s individual photo day.  Class photos will be taken in the Spring.

Terry Fox Update

Dear Sheppard Families, Thank you for all of the Terry Fox T shirt orders that were submitted and for accommodating our quick turnaround when the School Day ordering did not end up being available. This looks like a record year for our T shirt order and every dollar goes towards our fundraising goal of $3,750! […]

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