COVID-19 Advisories

Parents, students and staff have an understandable interest in knowing when a COVID-19 positive case has been identified in their school.

In accordance with guidance from the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Health, this page will be updated as required with information regarding confirmed cases of COVID-19 involving a student or staff member in a school setting.

In the interests of privacy, information provided here will not identify the student(s) or staff member(s) that have received a positive COVID-19 test.

In the event that Region of Waterloo Public Health advises the Waterloo Catholic District School Board (WCDSB) that a class, cohort or school should be closed for a period of time, parents, students and staff will be notified immediately.

Confirmed Cases in School

The information here will be updated upon notification of confirmed cases by Region of Waterloo Public Health.

Date Staff or Student
December 16, 2020 Student (1)
December 13, 2020 Student (1)
December 10, 2020 Student (1)

Letter from Director: Pivot to Remote Learning April 19th

   April 12th, 2021 Dear Waterloo Catholic Community – As you know we have commenced our well-deserved April Break and we hope that for each of you, it is starting as well as it can under our current circumstances.  No doubt you are likely also aware, the Premier of the Province has indicated that the return to school after the April Break will be remote.  That is, on April 19th both our elementary and our

April Break Letter from Director Loretta Notten

April 8th, 2021 Dear Waterloo Catholic Community I sincerely hope this email finds you well and having enjoyed a safe and hope-filled Easter weekend.  Today I am writing to you with some updates as we prepare for our much anticipated April Break.  It is absolutely essential that we follow the guidance of Public Health and the province in order to ensure a safe return to learning by all. As you know the province is now

Provincial Stay-At-Home Order and Schools

Dear Tiger Families, As you are aware, a province-wide stay-at-home order was issued today by our provincial government.  This order does not affect our schools and as such, we will continue to remain open this week.  However, in the event that we do need to pivot to online learning after the April break (April 12-16), we will begin to make preparations by sending home your child's personal belongings (e.g. shoes, water bottles, clothes, etc.) and

Tiger Family Update Week of April 5, 2021

Dear Tiger Families, Happy Easter!  On behalf of all the staff, we hope that you had a most joyous and blessed Easter.  As we acknowledge and celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus this Easter weekend, let’s rely on our faith and the Easter theme of renewal to give us hope and optimism that we will come out of this challenging time with a renewed outlook and appreciation for each other, our school community and

Tiger Family Update for Week of March 29th

Dear Tiger Families, Today, we celebrate Palm Sunday and this week we begin a very special week in our faith, Holy Week.   It is a time when we celebrate in a special way the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus. We remember Jesus' actions, reflect on the messages, and recommit to living as Jesus' disciples in the world today.  Here is a link from Father Joseph which explains Palm Sunday and how each of us