Bluewater District School Board

Bluewater's Accessibility Standards for Customer Service page

Accessibility Standards for Customer Service

Accessibility Standards for Customer Service

Bluewater District School Board is committed to the providing services that are free of barriers and biases to our students, parents/ guardians, the public and our staff. Bluewater District School Board strives to ensure that key principles of independence, dignity, integration and equality of opportunity are reflected and valued in our learning and working environments. Our conduct will demonstrate our belief in the strength diversity brings to our communities.

In response to Ontario Regulation 429/07 Accessibility Standards for Customer Service the following policy has been approved by the Bluewater District School Board.

The following procedures relate to this policy:

Disruption of Customer Service

When services that are normally provided to a person with a disability are temporarily unavailable, such as access to an elevator, ramp or washroom, disruptions of service will be listed on this page and on individual specific school websites.

Barrier Free Amenities

The following Barrier Free Amenities are available at this facility:
Bluewater Education Centre
Designated Parking
Seven (7) spaces available with access to the MAIN Entrance Door
Power Door Operator
MAIN Entrance Door
Barrier Free Washrooms
Main Floor and Second Floor levels
Sound Enhancement System
Available in the following rooms upon request:
Teeswater River Meeting Room
Saugeen River Board Room

Contact Information

If you require any further assistance while visiting this facility, please contact us by phone or email as available on our Contact Us page.
Service Disruptions in Bluewater

To: Parents, Guardians and Community Users of our School 

Our elevator is out of service.  Repairs are underway and the elevator is expected to be inaccessible until further notice.  We expect our elevator will be back in service again by the end of this week.  We are supporting individuals on a case by case need. We regret this inconvenience. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Sara Morrow at 519 376-2010 ext 527. 

Thank you
Sara Morrow, Principal 

Enhancing Accessibility

For tips for Enhancing the Accessibility of this Website, you can visit:
If you have trouble reading online, you can download NETalker to have the BWDSB website read to you.

Lets Your Website“Speak”for Itself.
Premier Literacy's NETalker provides the ability to enable website text so it can be spoken aloud to users. Visitors can download NETalker at no cost from any NETalker enabled website and then just point at text to see and hear it being read.
(NETalker is available for the BWDSB website thanks to the partnership of Premier Literacy.)

NETalker Links:
Download NETalker
NeTalker Manual
Increasing the font size on this website: press <Ctrl> and type "+"
Decreasing the font size on this website: press <Ctrl> and type "-"

Feedback and Monitoring

Bluewater District School Board is committed to ensuring that its services meet optimum standards of accessibility for people with disabilities using the facilities and services of the Board. Comments on our services regarding how well those expectations are being met are welcomed and appreciated.

Feedback regarding the way Bluewater District School Board provides services to people with disabilities can be made by e-mail, verbally, written, etc. Click on Accessibility Standards for Customer Service - Feedback Form

Bluewater District School Board is located on the traditional land of the Saugeen Ojibway Nation, which is represented by the communities of Saugeen First Nation and Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation.
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