News & Announcements

Presenting….  the Rickson Ridge Literary Awards Competition and ‘Cuddle Up and Read’ Event!!!

Posted March 1, 2017

Rickson Ridge will be celebrating family literacy with our second annual Cuddle Up and Read Event, which will be held at the school on the evening of Thursday, April 27th.  Geared towards Kindergarten to Grade 4 students especially, this event welcomes families to Rickson to hear a guest author present, watch a story performed …

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March Newsletter

Posted March 1, 2017

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Report cards have recently been sent home. The teachers have worked very hard to give you a clear representation of your child’s accomplishments.  Please review the report with your child and identify his/her strengths and make goals to help them focus between now and June. If …

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February News

Posted February 1, 2017


It is amazing how time flies and we are already into February. Report cards come home Feb 15th and the teachers have been busy assessing students so that they can give you an accurate account of how your child is doing in school.

Mrs. Patrick is motivating many …

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January Newsletter

Posted January 16, 2017


We have come to the end of another busy year.  I want to take the opportunity to thank the wonderful staff at Rickson for the tremendous job that they have done in meeting the needs of our students. We are lucky to have such a dedicated …

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Upper Grand District School Board: Request for Consent

Posted December 20, 2016

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Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) came into force on July 1, 2014. As a result, the Upper Grand District School Board, would like to ensure that we have your consent to receive newsletters, school and Board updates, announcements, event invitations, and other electronic messages which …

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Posted December 13, 2016


Our last day of school is Friday, December 23rd.

We will see you in the New Year !

Monday, January 9th 2017


CELP Program – Centennial Collegiate

Posted December 5, 2016

CELP and Headwaters are four-credit programs at Centennial Collegiate that all local high school aged students are eligible to apply to for a semester of grade 10 or grade 12. 


Students build a community of caring peers as they embark on wilderness trips, explore …

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December Newsletter

Posted December 1, 2016

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As the Holidays fast approach there are lots of fun activities happening around the school. Our focus is around kindness and giving to others. random-acts-of-kindness


As the weather quickly changes, …

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KidsAbility Ambassador – Rickson Ridge Student

Posted November 25, 2016

In September, one of our students was selected to be the 2016/2017 KidsAbility Ambassador for the Guelph-Fergus area.

Her story is now featured on the KidsAbility website at

Here is a link to the media poster that was created for her…

The Rickson team is very proud of Melody.

November Newsletter 2016

Posted October 31, 2016

November Newsletter 2016

October Newsletter 2016

Posted October 3, 2016

October Newsletter 2016 Rickson Ridge

September Newsletter 2016

Posted September 27, 2016

September Newsletter 2016

Year End Newsletter – June 2016

Posted June 30, 2016

End of June 2016 – Rickson Ridge

June Newsletter 2016

Posted May 30, 2016

June Newsletter

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