Welcome to Uptown Waterloo
Uptown Waterloo, which is actually our downtown neighbourhood, offers a variety of housing options for those ready-to-hire affordable movers. Condominiums are plentiful in Uptown Waterloo, an attractive option for residents who don’t have (or need) a car. Uptown Waterloo has plenty of access to mass transit for its residents, and one can easily cover most of the neighbourhood by foot or bicycle.
The homes in Uptown Waterloo are typically more than 50 years old, with all of the charm of wrap-around porches and wood burning fireplaces. With everything you need nearby, (shops, restaurants, the main library) Uptown Waterloo has a great deal of appeal for those wanting a more urban lifestyle.
Public school children in Uptown Waterloo attend Elizabeth Ziegler Public School (for K-6 and offering French immersion classes) and MacGregor Public School for grades 7 and 8. High school students attend Waterloo Collegiate Institute.
Uptown Waterloo Schools
|Ranking||School||Academic Score||Language||Onsite Childcare||Grades|
|1 out of 27||Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School||8.7||English||Yes||JK-8|
|14 out of 27||Elizabeth Zieger Public School||7.0||English with French Immersion||No||JK-6|
|Ranking||Name of School||Academic Score||Grades|
|3 out of 6||Waterloo Collegiate Institute||7.2||9-12|
|4 out of 6||St. David Catholic Secondary School||6.7||9-12|
Source: The Fraser Institute. Click here to visit their website.