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

What topics could we provide information on to help you support your child’s learning and well-being?
Feedback wanted on topics to help parents
Posted on 02/08/2021
We want to hear your ideas on what topics RRDSB could provide information on to help you support your child’s learning and well-being? Join us in this ...
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Connected North
Connected North@Home Adventures
Posted on 06/17/2020
Welcome to Connected North@Home Adventures! These FREE live adventures will engage our young adventurers to ​connect, explore and create while at home ...
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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

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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school year calendar
2021-2022 School Year Calendar Survey
01/11/2021
Please fill out the survey to share your thoughts with us on the proposed school year calendar. Your feedback is then taken to the Regional School Year Calendar Committee comprised of the CSDC des Aurores Boreales, Keewatin-Patricia District School Board, Kenora Catholic District School Board, Northwest Catholic District School Board and Rainy River District School Board. The survey closes January 22, 2021.
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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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