News & Announcements

JANUARY IS CRIME STOPPERS AWARENESS MONTH!

Posted January 16, 2017

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The award-winning programs of Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington (CSGW) have achieved the following:

  • Over $37,343,973.00 in recovered property and narcotics off the street
  • 2,238 cases cleared
  • 4,207 charges laid
  • Authorized payment of over $162,555.00 in “Tipster” rewards

Grade 7 & 8 Parent Night

Posted January 11, 2017

college university wordle(1)Grade 7 & 8 Parents’ and Students’ Information Night for the 2017-18 school year

Grade 7 & 8 students and their parents are invited to learn more about the great opportunities Erin District High School has to offer – from academics to sports, music and art.  Learn more about our English and French Immersion Programs and the registration process on Thursday, January 19, 2017 for the 2017-18 school year.  7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in …

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Host Families Needed

Posted January 10, 2017

In 2017, MLI have several international programs coming to our school board and are in need of host families.

Orangeville – we are in urgent need for host families to host high school students arriving at the beginning of February and staying until the end of June 2017. Please contact Jennifer at 519-217-0830.

Guelph – we are looking for host families to host a group of Japanese high school female students from March 2 – 7th.  Please contact Nikki at 519-994-2656.

Thank you for your help!

Apprenticeship Opportunities

Posted December 23, 2016

There are some amazing School to Career (apprenticeship) opportunities coming up for students graduating in June 2017. Visit http://bit.ly/apprenticeshipinfo for more details.

Immunization Records

Posted December 20, 2016

PUBLIC HEALTH IMMUNIZATION RECORD

Avoid school suspension by keeping immunization records up-to-date!

Each student’s immunization records must be provided to Public Health in order to attend school. In the next few weeks, Public Health will be sending notices to students with incomplete immunization records.  Anyone who gets a notice should contact their family doctor so they can update their vaccines, and then report their new vaccines to Public Health.

Report every vaccine to Public Health using one …

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Minister’s Student Advisory Council (MSAC)

Posted December 19, 2016

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Students in grades 7–12!

MSAC is a group of 60 students from publicly funded schools all across Ontario who share their ideas and advice with the Minister of Education.

PLEASE APPLY! The council celebrates student diversity and seeks all perspectives and experiences.

Find out more at ontario.ca/speakup.

Deadline is February 9, 2017.

EDHS Teaching Farm Project

Posted December 19, 2016

clip-art farmAn innovative project focused on farming, local food and community is coming to Erin District High School.

Erin DHS and Hillsburgh, Ontario’s Everdale have partnered with the support of the Upper Grand District School Board to bring a teaching farm to the school grounds of EDHS. Everdale is a farm-based organization that engages local communities through hands-on, food and farming education.

With support from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, the Youth Leadership Farm project will …

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University & College Deadlines

Posted December 16, 2016

REMINDER:

University Application Deadline – Wednesday, January 11, 2017

College Application Deadline – Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Visit http://www.ugdsb.ca/edhs/college-university-info/ for more information

French Immersion Review

Posted November 18, 2016

french-immersion-logo_fullThe Upper Grand DSB is looking for parents of secondary students (Gr 9-12) in Wellington/Dufferin interested in serving on a Secondary French as a Second Language (FSL) Review Committee. This committee is to serve in an advisory role with respect to the UGDSB’s French as a Second Language instruction and delivery models. This committee will meet once each month from December, 2016 until May, 2017.

The parent representatives of this committee include those whose …

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Follow Guidance on Twitter

Posted October 17, 2016

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@GuidanceEDHS and listen to the morning announcements for all your up-to-date Guidance information.

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