News & Announcements


Posted January 16, 2019

Parkinson Centennial PS is one of the Ontario-wide winners of the #RecycleTextiles contest that was run this past fall in collaboration with Bag2School! Our school donated a total of 2,000 kgs of textiles, averaging 6.667 kgs/student. Congratulations! As a winner of this challenge, the school will receive a water bottle

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Posted November 27, 2018

MMovemberovember On Thursday, November 29, we will be collecting donations for Movember.  The Movember Foundation raises money for men’s health including: testicular cancer, prostate cancer, and men’s mental health. Each student that brings in a minimum $1 donation will receive a painted on

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Warm Heads and Hands

Posted October 29, 2018

Hats And MittensMarjorie MacDonald and Anita Knight, from the Tweedsmuir Memorial Presbyterian Church, dropped off hats and mittens at the school today, along with a donation of food to our nutrition program, helping to keep our students warm and fed.  Thank you from

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Fall Newsletter

Posted October 29, 2018

Fall Newsletter

Welcome Back!! September 2018 Newsletter

Posted September 17, 2018

September Newsletter

Health and Physical Education Letter for Parents

Posted September 4, 2018

Dear parents and guardians, We are writing to you to address some of the questions and concerns we have received regarding changes to the Health and Physical Education Curriculum. As you may know, the Government of Ontario has directed all school boards across the province to use the re-issued 2010 Health

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Routes to School Planner

Posted August 31, 2018

Use this map to plan a walking or wheeling route to school! The map shows safety features such as traffic lights and crosswalks. The map also shows suggested “walk a block” locations. These locations are areas where on street parking is allowed. If you need to drive to the

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Changes to the Parking Lot at Parkinson Centennial

Posted August 31, 2018

We have made changes to the operation of our parking lot for the new school year. A portion of the parking lot is now for staff use only. There is lots of legal street parking available on surrounding streets. More information here.

Playground Closed Due to Safety Concerns

Posted June 15, 2018

Please note that the primary playground equipment is now be fenced off due to safety concerns. It will be removed at a later date.

Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted June 8, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) will be presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on June 12, 2018. Pin The meeting starts at 7 pm in the boardroom at the Guelph Board Office, 500 Victoria Road N, Guelph. The final

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Two of Parkinson’s students recognized

Posted May 24, 2018

  Jaxson R   Randy S   Jaxson and Randy were recognized for their technological achievements at the OSSTF Educational Student Support Personnel Gala for

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Artsplosion and 50th Anniversary Celebration

Posted May 16, 2018

On May 10th the Parkinson community celebrated the 50th anniversary of the school in conjunction with our annual Artsplosion night.  Past and current students, families, teachers, and administration enjoyed spectacular displays of art throughout the school, performances by students, and trips down memory lane.  A special thanks to our sponsors,

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May Newsletter

Posted May 3, 2018

May Newsletter

School Construction

Posted April 25, 2018

Construction of two new classrooms will be starting at Parkinson Centennial on April 30.  To ensure the safety of all the students there have been some changes in the drop-off and pick-up areas.  These changes are outlines in the attached letter. School Construction

Long Term Accommodation Plan Final Report (Draft) – Public Meetings

Posted April 11, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) is going to be presented at 5 regional public meetings throughout the month of May. The draft report includes a list of proposed short (1-5 yrs.) and long (6-10 yrs.) accommodation priorities. The report does not include any recommended changes to school

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