School Wide – Free Pizza tomorrow!

Watt Families: One of our amazing community supporters is paying for free pizza for ALL STUDENTS tomorrow! Pizza will be delivered to the school during our 2nd nutritional break. Yum, Yum ūüėõ

TLDSB Celebrates June as PRIDE Month!

Watt Public School supports our 2SLGBTQIA+ community and is committed to creating an inclusive environment, understanding the culture, beliefs, and identity of our students, staff, parents/guardians, and greater communities. We are flying the Progress Pride flag at our school to … Read More

Too old for camp?

Are your ‚Äútoo old for camp‚ÄĚ kids looking for a unique camp opportunity this summer? Check out the Skills Ontario camp, new to Bracebridge Georgian College campus this year!  It‚Äôs for youth going into grades 7,8,9. They get the opportunity … Read More

Spring Plant Sale – Plant Pick up June 2nd

Our Spring Plant Sale Pickup will be at Windermere Garden Centre this year! Pick up your plant orders on June 2nd between Noon & 5pm. (Rain Date: June 3rd) Call the school @ 705-769-3643 for details!

Daily Health Screening

Parents are reminded to please continue to do your online health screening for students, especially if there is any question as to whether your child should attend school. It is quick and easy, just go to https://covid-19.ontario.ca/school-screening/ Thank you for … Read More

Spirit Day – Friday, April 1st!

Attention Watt families: This Friday we are having a Watt Spirit day, it is CRAZY HAIR Friday! Come to school with your craziest hair creation for some fun and laughs and earn valuable gotcha points too. We look forward to seeing your great ideas!

Coldest Night of the Year!

As a school we are committed to looking beyond our walls to practise kindness – we are all aware that there are people in our larger community who do not have the guarantee of comfort and warmth each day – … Read More

Online Registration is OPEN!

Is your child turning four in 2022? If so, it is time to register for Kindergarten! Trillium Lakelands District School Board (TLDSB) offers both Junior and Senior Kindergarten programs, where our youngest students discover how to learn co-operatively with others. … Read More

Mask Reminder!

This is a reminder to our Watt families on how to wear your mask. Our furry friend below does it best. ❤

Spirit Day – Friday, January 14th

Attention Watt families: This Friday we are having a “Wild Watt” spirit day! Dress as your colour house tree colours: Yellow Birch Red Maple Blue Spruce & Evergreen. Colour¬†house points will be awarded to all who participate.

Spirit Day! – Friday December 10th

Hello Watt Families; the festive season is here and we want you to all join us this Friday. Our spirit day this week is Holiday Colours and Favourite sweater day! Wear your favourite colours and/or favourite sweater and collect gotcha … Read More

“Our flags are at half-mast in observance of the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. Join us in recognizing this important day.”  

Favourite Hat Day! – Tomorrow

Hello Watt families… we hope that you are all safe and warm on our snow day! We wanted to remind students that tomorrow (Friday, December 3rd) is FAVOURITE HAT DAY!    Don’t forget to wear your favourite to collect gotcha … Read More

PA Day, Board Holiday this week!

Just a friendly reminder about some upcoming dates: Wednesday, November 24th (4:30-8:30pm) Parent Interviews. Please connect with your child/ren’s teacher for a time, if you haven’t already done so. Thursday, November 25th – PA Day – no school for students … Read More

The flag at our school is lowered today and will remain lowered in memory of children sent to residential schools

Mismatched Day – Friday, June 18th!

Attention Watt families:This Friday we are having a Watt Spirit day. Come to class dressed up in your favourite Mismatched outfit and earn gotcha points too. We look forward to seeing all the wacky outfits during class time on Friday.

Progress Pride Flags

Watt Public School supports our 2SLGBTQIA+ community and is committed to creating an inclusive environment, understanding the culture, beliefs, and identity of our staff and students. We are flying the progress pride flag at our school to recognize Pride Month!

Virtual Track & Field day – Friday, June 11th!

Hello Watt Families: Our Virtual Track & Field Day at Watt Public School will be held this Friday, June 11th and starts at 9:20am. Please note the items listed that you will need to completed the challenges. (Monday, June 14th … Read More

Track & Field Day – Friday, June 11th

Hello Watt Families: We have set aside the date for our Track & Field Day at Watt. Mark Friday, June 11th on your calendar (Monday, June 14th – Rain Date) We do not know as of yet if we will … Read More

PA Day – Friday, June 4th

This is a reminder of all of our Watt families that this coming Friday, June 4th is a PA Day. There will be no school for students on this day so take the time to get outdoors and enjoy this … Read More

Throwback Thursday – Thursday, June 3rd!

Attention Watt families: This Thursday we are having a Watt Spirit day. Come to class dressed up in your favourite Throwback outfit! Would your favourite outfit be from the 60’s, 70’s or 80’s? We look forward to seeing all of … Read More

Join us for story time this Friday @ 12:50pm

This Friday, May 14th join Mrs. Petrie again for our lunch and story time at 12:50pm. Sign on to the Google Meet using the code WattPS. We look forward to seeing you all then.

Beach Day – Friday, April 30th

Attention Watt families: Dress up in your beach wear tomorrow and join in our Beach Day and show your school spirit! Wear shorts, hats, T-shirts and sandals and bring along your beach towel too. If you join your Google classroom … Read More

Our Flag at Half-Mast today!

The flag at our school is lowered today to recognize the Death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh.

Super Hero Day – Friday, April 9th

Attention Watt families: This Friday we are having a Watt Spirit day, dress up as your favourite SUPER HERO! Come to school dressed up and earn valuable gotcha points too. We look forward to seeing your great ideas!

Watt Family Reminders!

This is a reminder to all of our Watt families: Please remember to send a reusable drinking bottle (with your child’s name clearly written on it) to school each day. We are also reminding our students that they need to … Read More

Hot Lunch – Wednesday, March 31st

Attention Watt families: This Wednesday we will be serving a hot lunch to all of our Watt students during our second nutritional break. Mrs. Petrie will be serving up Macaroni & Cheese to each of our classrooms. Please be sure … Read More

Crazy Hair Spirit day – Friday, March 26th

Attention Watt families: This Friday we are having a Watt Spirit day, it is CRAZY HAIR Friday! Come to school with your craziest hair creation for some fun and laughs and earn valuable gotcha points too. We look forward to … Read More

A few housekeeping reminders!

Just a reminder to our Watt families that all personal belongings must be taken home at the end of each school day. This includes leftover snacks, lunch bags, drinking bottles and all garbage items. Personal garbage is to be disposed … Read More

Pajama Day – Friday, March 12th!

Watt Families & Friends, This Friday we are celebrating another fun day, Friday is Pajama Day at Watt! Dress up in your comfy & cosy jammies and join in the fun. Gotcha Points will be awarded to those that participate.

Hot soup lunch – Friday, March 12th

Attention Watt families: This Friday we will be serving a hot lunch to all of our Watt students. During our second nutritional break, Mrs. Petrie will be serving hot soup to each of our classrooms. Feel free to send along … Read More

Today (March 8th) is International Women’s Day!

International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Significant activity is witnessed worldwide as groups come together to celebrate … Read More

It’s not to late to register for Kindergarten!

If you haven’t registered your child yet for kindergarten starting in September 2021, please do so soon. It helps us to plan for appropriate staffing in our schools. More info: tldsb.ca/kindergarten-registration

Reusable drinking bottle reminder!

This is a reminder to our Watt families to send a reusable drinking bottle with their child each day. Our school drinking fountains remain closed however, the refillable “hydration stations” are always available for use.

Get ready for Kindergarten!

If you haven’t registered your child yet for kindergarten starting in September 2021, please do so soon. It helps us to plan for appropriate staffing in our schools. More info: tldsb.ca/kindergarten-registration

Pink Shirt Day tomorrow!

Tomorrow is Pink Shirt Day. We encourage all staff and students to wear a pink (or a red) shirt in recognition of this important day to stand up against bullying. Pink Shirt day is about working together and treating each other … Read More

Spaghetti & meatballs – Friday, February 26th

Attention Watt families: This Friday we will be serving a hot lunch to all of our Watt students. During our second nutritional break, Mrs. Petrie will be serving spaghetti & meatballs to each classroom. If your child has any dietary … Read More

Report Cards/Communication of Learning

Term 1 Report Cards for students in grades 1 to 8 and Term 1 Communication of Learning for students in kindergarten will be sent home on Friday, February 19th. These reports will be sent via e-mail to the same e-mail … Read More

Family Day – Monday, February 15th

Hello Watt Families: This is a reminder that this Monday is Family Day! Take time and try to get outside and enjoy all that winter has to offer. We will see you all back again on Tuesday morning., Have a … Read More

Spirit Day – Friday, February 12th!

Watt Families & Friends, This Friday (tomorrow) is our Red, White & Pink Spirit Day. Dress up in one or more of these colours and join in the fun. We will be handing out Gotcha Points for those that participate. … Read More

Returning to School on Monday

Watt Families, We are so excited to be going back to school on Monday and look forward to seeing all the Watt students again in person.  There are a couple of items that will help us ensure a smooth transition … Read More

Return to School – Mon. February 8th!

Minister of Education Stephen Lecce, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health announced earlier yesterday that schools under the jurisdiction of the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit¬†(SMDHU) will be returning to in-person learning on February 8. This means … Read More

Watt Families:

This is a friendly reminder that we will be posting updates to our school calendar for Spirit Days, PD days and other important Watt Public School information.  Remember to also to follow and like us on Facebook & Twitter! Take … Read More

Spirit Day – Friday, February 5th

Watt Families & Friends, This Friday is our Storybook Character Day. Dress up as your favourite storybook character and join in the fun.¬† We will be joining together again for story and lunch at 12:50pm. We look forward to seeing … Read More

PD Day Reminder -Tues. Feb. 2nd!

Hello Watt Families, This is just a friendly reminder that there is no online school tomorrow. Our teachers will not be working online tomorrow as they will be writing report cards. We look forward to seeing all of you again … Read More

Hello, Grade 8 Future Lakers and Families!

The¬†BMLSS¬†Guidance department will have held¬†Google¬†Meets with all of our feeder schools and Learning at Home¬†students.¬†¬†These presentations¬†are also¬†being followed up with¬†Q and A sessions with each class.¬†¬†All¬†students have access to¬†a recording of their Google Meet¬†and¬†can find¬†resources on our school website.¬†Go to … Read More

Grade 8 Future Lakers

Hello, Grade 8 Future Lakers and Families! The BMLSS Guidance department will have held Google Meets with all of our feeder schools and Learning at Home students by the end of this week.  These presentations are also being followed up with Q and A sessions with each class.  All students have access to a … Read More

Declaration of Provincial Emergency

On behalf of Director Hahn and the Senior Admin Team: On January 12, the Government of Ontario, in consultation of the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, declared a second provincial emergency related to COVID-19. The announcement … Read More

Ready for Kindergarten – Online registration is now open!

Is your child turning four in 2021?  If so, it is time to register for Kindergarten! Online registration is now OPEN! Trillium Lakelands District School Board (TLDSB) offers both Junior and Senior Kindergarten programs, where our youngest students discover how … Read More

A Message from BMLSS to our Grade 8 Students:

Hello, Students! The guidance department is looking forward to meeting you Monday at 2pm.  We will be hosting a Google Meet to go over course options for Grade 9, how to pick your courses using Powerschool, a discussion about pathways, and more.  It is extremely important that you attend.  … Read More

PJ and Pancake Day!

Staff and students will be having a pancake breakfast today!  Remember to wear your warm winter cozy jammies!

Dress up like a Christmas Decoration today!

Wanna dress up like a present? A Christmas Tree or even a candy cane? Have some fun with this and earn Gotcha points too! We all look forward to seeing what YOU look like!

Christmas Hat Day!

Have some antlers? A Santa or Elf hat and want to join in the fun? Earn gotcha points and have some fun with your fellow classmates today!

Ugly Christmas Sweater Day!

Pull out that old tacky sweater or sweatshirt and add some festive touches. Join in and have some fun at school for our Ugly Christmas Sweater day!  And… earn gotcha points too!

Today is PJ Day!

No need to get dressed when you can crawl out of bed and come to school in your warm & cozy jammies. Let’s have a fun day!

Today is Christmas Colour day!

The holiday season is just around the corner. Come to school wearing your favourite festive colours AND collect colour house points for your house team.

Scholastic Virtual Book Fair… is only on for a few more days.

ONE Final Day for Free Shipping – Wednesday, December 9th (From 6-8pm pm. ONLY!) Watt Families our Scholastic Virtual Book Fair¬†ends this Friday, December 11th. Don‚Äôt miss out!! When it‚Äôs time to shop, visit our school‚Äôs Virtual Book Fair¬†site using … Read More

Dress Like a Present day!

Remember to dress like a present tomorrow and earn gotcha points towards your colour house group.

Our Watt Scholastic Virtual Book Fair continues..

Just a reminder Watt Families.. our Scholastic Virtual Book Fair continues until December 11th. Don’t miss out!! When it‚Äôs time to shop, visit our school‚Äôs¬†Virtual Book Fair¬†site using this link: https://bookfairs-canada.myshopify.com/pages/5150867 HAPPY READING!¬†

Reminder: Pack an empty water bottle

This is a reminder for our Watt Families. Please try to ensure your child is sent to school each day with a drinking container (with lid) and/or a water bottle. Our school has a hydration station so they are able … Read More

Twin Day – Friday, November 27th!

Hello Watt Families… come and join in the fun. This Friday is TWIN DAY!  Pick a friend, dress up as your favourite twins and join in the fun.  Gotcha points will be awarded to your colour houses!.

Important information for our Watt Families

This is a reminder that Progress Reports will be available this Friday, November 13th for Grades 1-8 and Tuesday, November 17th for Kindergarten. All Progress Reports will be sent home electronically this year.¬† Please check your email on the appropriate … Read More

Our latest Watt Newsletter

Attention Watt families, review the latest news from our school, click on our newsletter below: Oct.Nov Newsletter 2020

Catch Up Immunization Clinics for current Grade 8 students

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And the logo winner is!!!

Thank you to Rally Cry Communications for the creation of 4 fabulous logos. After all of your votes, our Watt family have spoken. Thank you to all that participated.

Donated boots!

Please note that the Port Carling Library have had a donation of free boots to give away to the community. They have only small sizes left, Kindergarten and younger. Call Lorna @ 705-765-5650

Watt Logo Survey

Thanks to the generous donation of commissioned logos, we are looking for input from everyone to help us choose a new logo for Watt Public School. Students will be completing their survey in their classes.  If you would like to participate … Read More

New screening tools for families

Watt Families – The Ministry has released a new screening tool for children in school and in daycare.  The link to the screening tool can be found below. Please take a few minutes to review the updated tool. Screening Tool … Read More

Photo Day/Retake Dates

Hello Watt Families,   We will have our photo day on Friday October 7, 2022 and the retake date is scheduled for Wednesday November 9, 2022   We can’t wait to see your smiling faces!!   Photo Day Edge Imaging

Thank You For Coming To Our School BBQ!

Thank you Watt students & families for attending our Meet The Teacher BBQ Night! It was wonderful to see all of your smiling faces and we look forward to seeing you again!

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