Welcome to J.W. Walker School

At J. W. Walker School we believe that:

  • All students can achieve to their potential.
  • All members of the school community must feel safe, respected and included.
  • Leaders in our school are essential to ensure an effective learning environment.
  • Student achievement is optimized when teaching addresses the learner’s
    developmental level and learning style.
  • A variety of on-going assessments should be used to measure student achievement
    and to guide instruction.
  • Staff, parents and community partners must feel that their collaboration towards
    student achievement is valued and recognized.
  • An open and positive partnership between home and school supports student
    achievement.
  • All members of the school community share the responsibility of student
    achievement and success. 

 

What's Happening in our School

Bus evacuation practice
National School Bus Safety Week - October 18-22, 2021
Posted on 10/18/2021
School bus transportation plays a critical role in the education of our students, and is the direct link between home and the classroom. This week is ...
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National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
Posted on 10/01/2021
September 30, 2021 was Canada’s first National Day of Truth and Reconciliation, a day honoring First Nation, Métis, and Inuit Residential School Survi ...
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Eye@K
05/03/2018
During Kindergarten registration, the Ministry of Education is conducting a voluntary survey regarding experiences in child care and community activities, called EYE@K.
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RRDSB News

Strategic Planning
Strategic Planning 2021
10/14/2021
At Rainy River District School Board, every 3-5 years we engage in a strategic planning process that results in the establishment of priorities to focus our efforts on student achievement and success. As we begin the process for developing our new Strategic Plan, we are asking all of our stakeholders - students, staff, parents and community members - for their involvement in shaping our direction.
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Mental Health Memo
Mental Health Memo - October 2021
10/05/2021
The level of digital technology use during the pandemic has significantly increased for most people, including our children/youth. In addition to online learning, digital technology has helped us to stay connected with family and friends and to engage in some recreational activities.
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PIC Newsletter - Spring 2021
04/20/2021
Please have a look at the Parent Involvement Committee's Spring 2021 newsletter. Learn about the ideas that school councils' have for the Parents Reaching Out Grant, as well as how to notice mental health concerns for your child. Find information about supporting individual pathways plans with Xello and the new math curriculum.
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Bell Times

Morning Bell 8:40 am
School Starts 8:45 am
1st Block 8:45-10:25
1st Recess 10:25-10:45
2nd Recess 10:50-11:10
2nd Block 11:10-12:50
1st Recess 12:50-1:10
2nd Recess 1:15-1:35
3rd Block 1:35-3:15
Dismissal Bell 3:15

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