Literacy, numeracy and fun the focus at Camp Lift Off

Young students in Guelph and Shelburne have spent part of their summer working on literacy and numeracy skills, while making friends and having great experiences, at the UGDSB’s Camp Lift Off.

Registration is open for the STWDSTS Annual First Rider Program

Do you have a child who will be taking the bus to school next year? Wellington-Dufferin Student Transportation Services is taking registrations for its Annual First Rider Program.

College Heights SS students take skills learned in the classroom into summer employment

Two Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) welding students from College Heights Secondary School have a unique opportunity to gain skills and employment in the field this summer. 

Features of the 2018-19 school year budget

The Upper Grand District School Board has passed the 2018-19 school year budget.

Trustees approve Long Term Accommodation Plan recommendations

Upper Grand District School Board Trustees have approved recommendations related to the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report.

Board Meeting Highlights for June 2018

The June meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board was held on June 27, 2018. The following provides highlights from the meeting.

6 UGDSB students starting Linamar apprenticeship program

On June 21, Linamar Corporation in Guelph held a reception to honour graduating high school students who have been selected for the Linamar apprenticeship program.

UGDSB schools host end of year gala for GrandPals program

On June 19, Island Lake Public School and Spencer Avenue Elementary School each hosted a year-end gala for everyone involved in the GrandPals program.

Theatre named after Erin DHS teacher

On June 15, Erin District High School honoured retiring drama teacher Stephen Sherry by naming the Centre 2000 stage after him.

CWDHS teacher wins 2018 Mike Elrick Environmental Award

Every year, the Upper Grand District School Board presents the Mike Elrick Environmental Leadership Award to a staff member or volunteer who has demonstrated environmental leadership within their school community or school board.