Waterloo Independent Secondary School of Canada is an independent school in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada that offers the Ontario Secondary School Diploma. The school is registered with the Ontario Ministry of Education and undergoes rigorous government inspections of its academic programs. Graduates continue their studies at post-secondary institutions in Canada and across the world. Waterloo Independent Secondary School has graduated many students who are now in universities such as the University of Waterloo, McMaster University, University of British Columbia (UBC), and the University of Toronto. Our grade 12 university preparation programs have earned an excellent reputation among colleges and universities.
It is a young school under the leadership of a highly experienced and successful management team. Waterloo Independent Secondary School’s Board of Directors establishes and directs policies for the school, oversees its financial affairs and appoints the Principal. Its downtown location, next to City Hall, allows for easy access to community facilities such as the public library, art galleries, bus terminal, banks, shops, restaurants and entertainment centres for basketball, skating, and swimming. WISS’s neighbours include the University of Waterloo, Wilfred Laurier University and Conestoga College.