2020 – 2021 Before & After School Pre-Registration June 22: We have begun accepting pre-registrations for our Wait List from all families. Among other prioritizations, children who have attended our Before & Afterschool program in 2019-2020 (and their siblings) as well as children graduating from our WDCC Child Care Program for Preschoolers entering JK/SK in 2020 are given preference over new enrolments. All children
As most of you will have already heard, the Province announced yesterday that child care centres can open as early as this Friday, and summer day camps are being allowed to open as part of “Stage 2.” As an organization, we will be taking a measured approach to our re-opening in order to help keep the children, families and educators, that we value so
As of June 8, we have not received any word from Public Health, the Ministry of Education nor the HWDSB on when we will be allowed to proceed with our Summer Day Camp 2020 plans. All child care facilities except those for those few approved for Emergency Workers and In-Home Licensed Child Care remain closed. We are choosing not to accept any payments
Annual General Meeting Thursday June 4, 6:00 pm Please join us virtually by Zoom for our annual report and review of goals for 2020 All Families and interested individuals are welcome to attend. The purpose of the AGM is to disclose the audited financial statements for the organization and to be updated by the Executive Director, Shelley Bradaric, on the programs for the last year and
Yesterday, Premier Ford and Minister Lecce announced the closure of schools for the remainder of this school year. Also during this announcement there was limited information provided about the reopening of both child care and summer camps. Here at WDCC, we will work alongside our community partners, public health and the Ministry of Education to make informed decisions about the re-opening of our programs.
As you are aware, our programs are contingent upon school buildings being open. The HWDSB school closure due to COVID-19 distancing requirements has been extended until at least May 31st. Likewise we extend our deadlines to withdraw from the programs (in order not to be charged) until 2 days before schools are re-opened, this school year. (At this point we have issued refunds to
We’ve publicly launched our Summer Camp Registration here: https://www.campwaterdown.com/programming/summer-camp-program/ Please be aware that there may be less space available this year so it would be good to pre-register early, even if you do not know your final plans, as you can cancel without penalty up to June 26th. Because we do not yet know what timeline, permissions and instructions we may receive from the
We miss you! We have created a Private Facebook Group for our registered families to join. We will be posting additional support and resource information there, plus using it as one way to keep our community of families and staff in touch with each other during the COVID-19 isolation period. We have posted valuable resource information for families trying to navigate these difficult times