Waterford Valley High
465 Topsail Road, St. John, NL, Canada A1E 0E3 Ph 745 6264
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The new Waterford Valley High School (WVH) is located in the West End of St. John's, NL.  The school will service
approximately 800 students from the Kilbride, Cowan Heights, Shea Heights and Waterford Valley Area!

If your son/daughter is absent from school please email Ms. Duke.


Congratulations to Megan Dillon on having been selected to attend the 2016 session of the International Summer School for Young Physicists (ISSYP), hosted by Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada! This is a highy competetive program to get into and a very prestigious opportunity!

The Perimeter Institute is a leading centre for scientific research, training and educational outreach in foundational theoretical physics. Founded in 1999 in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, its mission is to advance our understanding of the universe at the most fundamental level, stimulating the breakthroughs that could transform our future. Perimeter also trains the next generation of physicists through innovative programs, and shares the excitement and wonder of science with students, teachers and the general public.

http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/outreach/students/programs/international-summer-school-young-physicists

 

 



An open letter to WVH Theatre Arts Group:

Through limited time, changing teachers, march break, competing obligations, car accidents, school trips, back surgeries, foot surgeries, sprained thumbs, tests, work and all other challenges life has to offer our Theatre Arts class conquered regional drama fest this past week.

They took to the stage and showed exactly how poised, brave, hardworking and talented the students at Waterford Valley High really can be.

They performed West Moon in front of a full house of strangers, with just one run on stage, and made us all proud beyond words.

Above and beyond that, they also took part in a full day of exciting (sometimes unusual) workshops and watched three nights worth of productions by the rest of the schools involved. All the while they conducted themselves with energy, leadership and commitment.

Thank you all for your hard work, creativity and willingness to jump out of this particular plane with me. We took a big chance. Our chutes opened, we hit the ground and no one broke any bones.

I am proud and honored to be your teacher this term and I know everyone in this building is too.

Way to go warriors!

Mr. Nurse


Congratulations to the Waterford Valley Girls’ 11A Basketball team for their gold medal performance in the NLBA 11A Provincials April 15-17 weekend.
Front left to right: Sarah Morris, Sarah Janes, Kaleigh Sellars and Erica McShane. Back left to right: Kelsey Crocker, Sarah Tracey, Olivia Penney, Gabrielle Roche, Sydney Walsh, and Coach Jane Kelsey. -
Congratulations to the Waterford Valley Boys’ 11A Basketball team for their gold medal performance in the NLBA 11A Provincials April 22-24 weekend. They boys were priviledged to host this tournament at WVHS.
Left to right: Coach Riche, Coach Thompson, Brad Follett, Marcus Greene, Coach Pike, Tyler Yetman, James Lam, Taylor Vander Wiel, Matt O'Leary, Nick Provencher, Jason Thompson, Tim Hong, Devin O'Leary, Coach Gosse, Da Warrior!
Some great results at the Regional Science Fair (April 22-24)

Bronze Medals

Taylor Van De Wiel
Mackenzie Woodfine
Mackenzie Collett

Silver Medals

Lindsay Dalton
Kurtis Collins & Kameron Collins

Special Awards

Conservation Corps Award – Mackenzie Woodfine
MUN Biochemistry Award - Kurtis Collins & Kameron Collins
NL College of Medical Laboratory Science Award - Kurtis Collins & Kameron Collins

Jordan Chaulk will be selling silicone DK for life bracelets. $3 donation with all proceeds going to SPCA and WVH athletics.




Memories

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Copy of the song by Hayley Penney, whihc she also performed at the Celebration of Life held at WVHS  

In Memory of Danny "DK" King, who died unexpectedly, January 17th. Danny was a Physical Education, Nutrition teacher and coach.

Link to the CBC Radiio article

  


Course Selection for September 2016

Level one and two should preorder the inaugural edition of "The Torch"

Level Threes attending Prom will order their yearbook as part of the Prom package

WVH Senior Prom Information Click HERE!

Volume 1, Number 3, Feb 2016, Archived Newsletters are HERE
  School Events and Test Calendar Online!
Fundraising Policy (Fillable PDF)
             Approved by WVH School Council Dec 9th.

Assessment & Evaluation Assignment Policy
Cafeteria Menu for 2015-16
School Calendar for 2015-16
            *All the important holidays for the entire school year!
Bell Times
            *School starts at 9am sharp and finishes at 3:15pm
The importance of morning Advisory Time
            *It's all about building relationships!
Traffic Flow and Parking Areas
             *So how does a round-about work? Watch a video!
Walk Zone (area within 1.6 Km of WVH)
              *Do you live in the "walk zone"? See our map.
Bus Routes (pdf file)
              *All you need to know about busing!
The Warrior Code of Conduct
               *What it means to be a Warrior!
Matrix of Expectations
Waterford Valley Infant Centre
Pedestrian Safety

Our first newletter released June 25, 2015

 

 

    
 


Updated on May 06, 2016
Principal - Bridget A. Ricketts
Assistant Principal - David T. Stinson
School Counsellors - Glenda Jackson and Allison Kirkland