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

Summer Learning Program flyer
Summer Learning Program
Posted on 05/03/2021
The Rainy River District School Board will offer a Summer Learning Program online for students in Grade 1 to Grade 8 from June 28 - July 19, 2021. Pr ...
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Budget consultation question
2021-22 Budget Consultation
Posted on 03/29/2021
Parents/guardians of students within the Rainy River District School Board, please join us in a ThoughtExchange to share your thoughts about budget pr ...
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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

PIC newsletter cover - Spring 2021
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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School Climate Survey
School Climate Survey for Parents/Guardians 2021
02/10/2021
We are inviting parents/guardians of students in Grades 4-12 to fill out a school climate survey to help schools gain insight into parent/guardian perceptions of school safety. The survey also assists in making informed decisions and plans to help promote safe and inclusive schools and student health and well-being. The survey is open until March 8, 2021.
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Jon Callegher Job Talks presentation
5 GREAT REASONS FOR A CAREER IN THE TRADES
02/04/2021
Did you know that in terms of work / life balance, job satisfaction, and overall wellbeing, skilled trades professionals rank among the highest? Join Dr. Jon Callegher from JobTalks Tuesday March 9 at 7 PM Central for a virtual presentation outlining his research, and why young people should consider skilled trades and apprenticeship as a pathway to a successful life and career. You will also learn how students can get a head start on skilled trades and apprenticeship through the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program at the Rainy River District School Board.
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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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