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Link Leader Application(1)

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LINK Crew Leaders make a very important contribution to C.W.D.H.S. We hope you can join our dynamic team in the 2016-2017 school year. Forms are due by 3:30 pm on Wednesday May 11h (this is a firm deadline). Group interviews will be held on Wed. May 18th beginning at 3:30 pm in the gym. Click below and complete the Application:

Link Leader Application

ECOSchools Rain Barrel Sales - May 4 - 3:30 to 6pm.

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ECOSchools Rain Barrel Sales

It's not too late to order rain barrels for this sale! Please help the Environment Club meet their fundraising goals by forwarding this information to your friends, family and other contacts.  Rain barrels can be ordered at https://rainbarrel.ca/centrewellington Ordering is closing very soon so forwarding now is the best way to help!

Please carefully read the following as there are many important instructions included.

Pickup Date(s) and Location:
Pick up Location: 905 Scotland Street, Fergus
Sale Date: Wednesday2016-May-04 
Pick up Time: 03:30 PM to 06:00 PM
Contact: Mary Johnston, mary.johnston@ugdsb.on.ca(519)843-2500
Price: $55 per barrel (Cash or prepaid only).

Bring your Receipt - When your order was placed for cash pick up, you should have received an emailed receipt. Please bring your receipt to receive priority service to claim your rain barrel. If you have lost or misplaced your receipt, your name should still appear on our check-in list, so there is no need to request a replacement receipt. Prepaid purchases made through PayPal or interac will require a receipt or appropriate identification.

Visit http://rainbarrel.ca/centrewellington for more details.


Footloose the musical is coming to CWDHS!

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Theatre Centre Wellington is bringing the 80s back with its performance ofFootloose the musical.

Get ready to tease your hair and and dig out your acid wash jeans when a group of small-town teens strives to prove that dancing is not a crime.

Performances will be held from Wed. April 20 through to Sat. April 23 at Centre Wellington District High School in Fergus.

The show is directed by CWDHS teacher Jenny Ritter, the Musical Director is Brett Girvin, and choreography is by Emily Hughes.

The musical promises to be a fun and entertaining evening for people of all ages.


  • DATE: April 20-23, 2016
  • TIME: 7 p.m.
  • LOCATION: CWDHS Cafetorium, 905 Scotland Street, Fergus
  • ADMISSION: $12 adults, $8 students - tickets sold at the door

Centre Wellington DHS Voicemail System Functioning

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The school’s telephone voice mail system is back up - you may now leave phone messages for teachers again. 

We appreciate your patience and understanding

Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) March 31, 2016

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The OSSLT will be written on Thursday, March 31, 2016. Students who are writing will be well aware of, and should be prepared to write, this province-wide, standardized test. For more information, please go to


First search result is "Planning and Preparation Guide" (PDF), which is very useful. Dates, times, strategies, and examples are available here.

School Office Hours - March Break

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Our School Office will be open during the March Break as follows:

Monday, March 14 to Thursday, March 17 – 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Friday, March 18 – 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Please have a safe and relaxing week!

MADD Canada Assembly - Period One, Thursday

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Did you know?

  • On average, 4 Canadians are killed and 175 are injured every day in Canada.
  • Approximately 65,000 Canadians are impacted by impaired drivers annually.

The MADD assembly will be taking place during period one on Thursday the 10th. It will be one assembly for all classes - not split into two. 



Note from the Principal

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