School Mascot: Eddy the Eagle
Grades Offered: Kindergarten to Grade 8
French Programs: Core French
Secondary Feeder School: Waterloo Oxford District Secondary School
Child and Youth Worker Services: 1/2 time
Rural/Urban School: Wellesley has 5 school buses that service our school. The majority of our students live within the town limits of Wellesley.
Wellesley Eagles SOAR
Full Day Kindergarten Started at Wellesley in September 2014
FDK registration for the 2018-19 school year begins February 1, 2018.
Students at Wellesley have an opportunity to get involved in many aspects of our school throughout their years at our school. The types of activities that are available can vary from year to year, but these opportunities are typically offered.
Gr. 7-8 Sports: soccer teams, girls field hockey team, volleyball teams, basketball teams, track and field teams, floor hockey
Music: Gr. 4-6 Kodaly Choir, Junior Choir
Clubs: Chess Club, Friendship Club, Me to We Team, Green Team, Art Club, Dance Club, Leadership Team, Lunch Club
Helpers: Library Helpers, Lunchroom Helpers, Bus Patrols, Radio Wellesley Announcers
Wellesley Public School is blessed with a spacious playground area that includes paved areas, green field areas and creative playground equipment. Our paved areas has lined areas for four square, basketball, and mini-sticks. There are 3 creative playgrounds. The Discovery Forest is dedicated for Kindergarten students with shade trees, and sand areas, and dramatic play areas. There is a rock climbing wall, and two creative playgrounds to promote lots of activity and student interaction.
Throughout the year, we celebrate a number of special of events. Most of these events are held during the day, but some events are held after school in the evening. Some of these have included:
Charity Events: Terry Fox Run, Jump Rope for Heart
Assemblies: Celebration Assemblies, Lunar Assemblies, Awards Assemblies, Remembrance Day, and Safe. Caring Schools Assemblies
Evening Events: Winter Concert, Spring Arts Night, Meet the Teacher Night, Grade 8 Graduation, Kindergarten Information Night