Home >
Campus of the Future > The Boathouse

The Boathouse

On-Campus Experiential Learning

The addition of two outdoor classrooms fosters active, hands-on, inquiry-based learning right here on campus, on our gorgeous and tranquil Chalmers Pond.

The Boathouse includes:

  • Two new learning spaces
  • Secure decking for outdoor activities including canoeing, kayaking, and pond studies
  • Boat storage
  • Additional conference space and collaborative areas

Naming Opportunity

You have the opportunity to leave a legacy for future generations. Naming opportunities range from $5,000 – $500,000 for the building, classrooms, a new boardwalk, as well as a building maintenance fund.

Fast Facts

Total Cost: $306,532
Square footage: 1,330 sq. ft.
Market value is $600,000

Major Supporters

  • Good Family
  • Pollard Family

In-Kind Donations

St. John's-Kilmarnock School

2201 Shantz Station Road
Waterloo Region (Breslau),
Ontario, Canada N0B 1M0
Email: info@sjkschool.org
Phone: 1-519-648-2183

IB World SchoolCanadian Association of Independent SchoolsConference of Independent Schools of Ontario

About SJK

Established in 1972, SJK is a not-for-profit, co-educational, independent day school serving the greater Waterloo and Guelph regions of Ontario, Canada.

About SJK


"Since we joined the SJK Community everyone has been so friendly and our children continue to have amazing experiences, everyday!"

–SJK Parent, Judy C.

Visit SJK today and see for yourself!


Academic Excellence at SJK

The SJK community is committed to nurturing well-rounded, confident citizens in a safe and enriching setting that supports students in their pursuit of academic success, personal growth and social responsibility.

Academic Excellence

Beyond Academics

SJK combines academic rigour, as well as immersion in an exceptional arts, athletics, and student life program to help students grow into confident and thoughtful adults.

Go Beyond!


SJK Foundation

SJK is appreciative for the ongoing generosity of our community. The Office of Development is here to help communicate the financial needs of the school as well as to encourage, assist and steward those who wish to make a gift to SJK. We thank you for your commitment to us.

Our Community Partners

Campus of the Future

SJK seeks to have a campus that engages, connects, and innovates.

Be the Difference.

email page print page large type small type
powered by finalsite