Posted November 1, 2013
The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) undertaking a system-wide review of its operations in order to minimize an anticipated budget shortfall. Every effort is being made to preserve direct classroom programming and services in support of student achievement. Potential cost savings were identified through altering school bell times in order to increase the efficiency […]
Posted October 11, 2013
Our Magazine campaign is now underway. This is School Council’s major fundraiser for the entire year. Through this program, Council is able to fund projects such as the popular Scientists in the School and purchase program enhancements such as musical instruments. We have some great incentives for students this year, including a free gym class, […]
Posted October 10, 2013
On Friday, October 11, teachers will be engaged in professional activities at the school. We will be focusing on our learning data and our school improvement plans.
Posted October 4, 2013
Thanks to teachers who make such a difference in the lives of children around the world and here at Millen Woods!
Posted September 30, 2013
Our Terry Fox Run on Friday, September 27 was a huge success! We raised $1,635.00 for the Foundation! This is over $600.00 more than last year! Thanks for your support Millen Woods Families!!
Posted September 30, 2013
September 26 was an exciting day at Millen Woods! Students filled the school with displays about their deepest-held interests and unique passions. We toured the school, learning about a a wide variety of fascinating topics: everything from the solar system to soccer, donating hair to dancing, speaking Arabic to sounding Scottish, and building everything from dollhouses […]
Posted September 13, 2013
It has been so exciting to watch our kindergarten and primary students discovering the new playground, designed and built by Earthscapes last month. Students can’t wait to get outside and begin climbing and sliding. We are very grateful to School Council, the playground committee and the fundraising committee who worked tirelessly last year to make construction […]
Posted September 7, 2013
The first week back at school at Millen Woods has been great! Our students seem happy and energetic, and more than ready to tackle new learning! Safety is our first priority all year, and September is the most important time for setting good habits and getting into safe routines. THANK YOU to parents who take the […]
Posted June 28, 2013
Our office opens again on Monday, August 26.
Posted June 25, 2013
Congratulations to School Council on another highly successful year. Under the very capable leadership of Carey Fontyn and Joanne McKinley, this group has worked very hard to support our students and staff. We are particularly excited with the ongoing plans for the playground area. This month Council gave the go-ahead to Earthscapes to complete the […]