News & Announcements

Café français

Oh là là ….On June 6th, Lackner Woods held its first-ever Café français!  It was a huge success with an overwhelming turn out of parents, students, and staff celebrating le français in our school.  The gym was transformed into a café setting, including decorated tables, menus, French art, and a Parisienne photobooth. Students and parents […]

This Is It!

We have been focused on the “This Is It” Key of Excellence. Students and staff alike have been demonstrating this key in so many ways… According to the final tally of our Jump Rope For Heart fundraiser… we raised $7418 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Thank you for your generosity! Student prizes have already been […]

2018-19 School Year Calendar is now available

The 2018-19 School Year Calendar is now available.

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June 1 is a P.D. Day for Elementary schools

Friday, June 1, 2018 is a professional development day for Elementary school staff. Elementary students will not attend school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus of the P.D. Day will be teacher directed assessments, evaluation and planning activities. Paraprofessional staff (EAs/CYWs) will be participating […]

Family Survey

Welcome to the 2017-18 Family Survey. Take the Survey We would like to hear from you! Parents and guardians are important partners as we work to provide safe, caring and inclusive places for students to learn and succeed. The survey will remain open until June 28, 2018 at 4pm. Your answers will remain anonymous and […]

Flying the Pride flag to celebrate diversity and inclusion

June is nationally recognized as pride month in Canada. Many institutions and organizations fly the Pride flag as a celebration of diversity. During the month of June, all Waterloo Region District School Board locations will fly the Pride flag alongside the Canadian flag. We believe that our schools are safe spaces for everyone that walks […]


We have completed our Spring Safety Awareness Week. Thank you to staff and students for your cooperation in our various drills. It is important that we conduct these drills each year so that everyone knows what to do in an emergency. Have you worked out any safety plans with your family, such as what to […]

Happy Support Staff Appreciation Day

At Waterloo Region District School Board we believe that all of our staff play an important role in supporting students’ confidence and success. May 9th marks Support Staff Appreciation Day. This is a day in which we celebrate the skills, commitment and dedication of our educational support staff in helping create bright futures for our students. […]

Sun Safety

It may have taken longer than expected, but spring has finally arrived in Waterloo region. We know that many parents and students are excited to get outdoors and enjoy the gorgeous weather. But before we head outside, our friends at the Region of Waterloo want to remind us of some important sun safety tips to […]

Children’s Mental Health Week

May 7 – 13th marks Children’s Mental Health Week across Ontario. This is an important week where we are able to bring awareness to the prevalence of mental health issues and the need to support our kids’ mental health. Wear It Wednesday To show support and raise awareness of children’s mental health, the Canadian Mental Health […]

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