Friday, May 31, 2024, is a professional development (PD) day for elementary school staff.

  • Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 will not attend school, in person or virtually
  • Students in Grades 9 to 12 will attend school on their regular schedule
  • All Board-operated Extended Day Programs will operate at reduced hours from 8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

About Professional Development (PD) Days

PD days are held throughout the school year to provide learning opportunities for school-based staff. This professional learning focuses on providing educators and staff with the knowledge and skills needed to support and enhance student achievement and well being.

What Elementary School Staff Are Learning

Friday, May 31, 2024 – Full Day Session

  • Focus: Assessment and evaluation in support of student well-being and achievement
  • Formats: Online
  • Learning delivery methods: Self-directed and independent
  • Presenter(s)/Facilitator(s): None
  • Schools Participating: All Elementary schools

Content of Staff Learning

  • All elementary teachers will be engaged in assessment and evaluation activities for the full day in support of student achievement and well-being.

Learn more about Professional Development for School Staff on the WRDSB website.