News & Announcements

Semester 2 Final Exams

The semester 2 final exam schedule is now available.  Please see links below for the schedule and important exam instructions!

Students who have an exam conflict (2 exams at same time) – please speak with your teacher and/or Mr. Williamson (VP) in the main office ASAP!

June 2018 Exam Schedule

SJAM Exam Instructions June 2018

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Class of 2018 Commencement Awards

Attention potential grads!  It’s that time of year to start thinking about commencement – it will be here before you know it!  Each year, SJAM provides a broad range of awards to our graduating students that recognize academics, extra-curricular involvement, school citizenship and more!  Many of these awards have money attached that you could use to help pay for post-secondary.

To apply, please click the link above and complete the online Google form.  Deadline to submit commencement award applications is May 1st!

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April 16: All schools closed due to weather

Due to the inclement weather, all WRDSB schools are CLOSED today. All Extended Day programs are cancelled. Our Education Centre remains OPEN for those who can safely arrive at work.

JamHacks Event Postponed Due to Weather

Due to the inclement weather forecast for this weekend, the JamHacks event scheduled for April 14 & 15 at SJAM has been postponed.  Please check back for updated information on a new date for this event.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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April 14: All international language programs cancelled

Due to the inclement weather forecast over the weekend and special weather statement in effect for Waterloo region, all international language programs on Saturday, April 14 have been cancelled.  

Flags lowered to half-mast following tragedy in Humboldt, Saskatchewan

A message from the school board: We are all shocked and saddened by the news of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash. In response to this tragic event, flags at schools and facilities across Waterloo Region District School Board have been lowered to half-mast during this time of mourning. Staff and students at some of our […]

Important message on the recent threats in our school communities

Dear Parents, Guardians and Caregivers, As many students, parents and guardians are aware, over these last few weeks, many threats have been made against a number of schools within the Waterloo Region District School Board and across the province. These threats have been issued by persons leaving behind inappropriate messages in a variety of school […]

#Humboldt Strong

The SJAM community is deeply saddened by the tragic news of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.  Our hearts go out to the Humboldt community and everyone impacted by this terrible tragedy.

In response to this terrible event, the students at SJAM would like to join in the ‘Wear a Jersey Day’ on April 12th.  We will also participate in a moment of silence on that day to honour the young lives lost. The school’s flag will be lowered to half-mast throughout this week (April 9-13) as our nation mourns the lives that were lost. More information will be available on our social media feeds.

Tragedy touches us all differently.  If any SJAM student feels the need to reach out for help, please know that our Guidance staff are always there for our students, and can help connect with more WRDSB and community supports if needed.

#Humboldtstrong    #Humboldtbroncos

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Free mental wellness seminar for secondary students – Saturday, April 7, 2018

Elevate Waterloo: Mental Wellness Seminar for Secondary Students will be taking place this Saturday, April 7 at Albert McCormick Community Centre in Waterloo. The event focuses on recognizing issues underlying student mental health, and learning to be more mindful while responding to these issues. The event is free for secondary students, and costs $5 for […]

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