Waverly PS is Bringing Back Play Day

Posted On Monday October 18, 2021

Rotary Club of Oshawa-Parkwood to Present $27,000 Cheque for Waverly PS Playground 

Event:             Waverly PS Cheque Presentation & COVID Safe Play Day

Date:               Friday, October 22, 2021           

Time:               8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. |  Cheque presentation at 12:20 p.m.

Location:         Waverly Public School, 100 Waverly St S, Oshawa, ON L1J 5V1

Audience:        DDSB staff, students and representatives from Rotary Club of Oshawa-Parkwood. Please note capacity limit is 25 people as per public health guidance due to COVID-19 protocols.

Media Time:     
11:45 a.m.

Waverly Public School students are excited to be one step closer to getting their first ever playground.  In a demonstration of community partnership, representatives from the Rotary Club of Oshawa-Parkwood will present the school with a $27,000 cheque to help them reach their $60,000 playground fundraising goal. 

To celebrate, students will enjoy a COVID safe play day and will tune in to watch the cheque presentation in their classrooms via livestream at 12:20 pm.

Arrangements can be made in advance or on-site for interviews and/or photo opportunities. 

The Durham District School Board (DDSB) is responsible for public education in the rural settings of Uxbridge, Brock and Scugog Townships and the urban settings of Ajax, Whitby, Pickering and Oshawa. The DDSB employs 7,000 teaching and educational services staff. With 135 elementary and secondary schools and learning centres, the DDSB accommodates more than 70,000 regular day students and thousands more who take advantage of a wide variety of continuing education and adult credit courses. More information can be found on the DDSB’s website at www.ddsb.ca. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DurhamDSB, Instagram @durhamschools and YouTube at DurhamDSB.


Charles Senior

Communications Officer

Durham District School Board