News & Announcements

Emergency Drills

Posted April 24, 2017

As a reminder, each year our school must conduct drills to ensure staff and students are prepared in the event of a real emergency.  While our school has been conducting fire drills, lockdown drills and tornado drills for the last several years, beginning this school year, we are also required to conduct a bomb …

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Parents Connect for Student Mental Health

Posted April 20, 2017

Please see the link to the flyer below for more details about this opportunity to learn ‘tips and resources to improve the mental health and well-being of students.’

School Council Flyer

Parent Teacher Interviews

Posted March 20, 2017

An Invitation to GCVI Teacher Interviews

On Thursday, March 23rd, Parent/Teacher Interviews for Semester Two will be held from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. and from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. in the GCVI Auditorium.  Students will be dismissed from school at 2:30 p.m.  The interviews will be 10 minutes in length and should be pre-booked with …

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Guelph Police Accepting Student Applications!

Posted March 20, 2017

GUELPH, Ontario – Guelph Police are looking for youth who are eager to play a vital role in their community.

Applications are now being accepted for the Youth in Policing Initiative (YIPI). Over the course of eight weeks this summer, selected students will have the change to work with the Guelph Police, participating in educational …

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Workshop Invitation

Posted February 14, 2017

(Please note date change)
We hope that the transition into Semester 2 has been a smooth one.   This semester, we would like to invite you to join a workshop that includes both parents and educators, to share your ideas and experiences about the best ways to help support our kids.  We are hoping to put together a small …

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Homework Help- Open House

Posted February 14, 2017

During the Open House, the Homework Help Tutors will be online February 13-24 (excluding Family Day on Feb 20), Monday-Friday, 8:30am – 3:00pm ET. The regular tutoring hours in evening (Sunday-Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm ET) will continue as usual.

The Open House gives teachers the opportunity to incorporate Homework Help’s free online math resources into their classroom and …

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Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test

Posted February 10, 2017

Each year the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) conducts the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). This provincial test measures the performance of grade 10 students on the reading and writing expectations in all subjects up to and including grade 9. Successful completion of the OSSLT is a graduation requirement. The Upper Grand District School Board is providing an opportunity to prepare for the test, which will be administered on Thursday, March 30, 2017. It is a chance to spend 15 hours improving reading and writing skills with the help of trained instructors.

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Parents invited to share feedback on secondary French language instruction

Posted February 7, 2017

The UGDSB is currently conducting a review of French as a Second Language (FSL) instruction at the secondary level. Parents and guardians with children in high school are being asked to provide input into French language instruction.

From February 7 to March 10, 2017, the board is collecting information from parents/guardians about French language instruction, …

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Course Options Due February 16th

Posted February 1, 2017

My Blueprint closes February 16th. Please have all course options submitted by this time. This is relevant for all grades.

Commencement will be in June!!

Posted February 1, 2017

To those who are graduating this year,

Commencement will be held on Wednesday evening, June 28th, 2017 beginning at 6pm. The evening will be held at Lakeside Church, 7654 Conservation rd. Guelph.

Gowns will be provided to all graduates for a rental fee of $10 which will be collected second semester.

Please remember, you must have completed …

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