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Professional Activity Day Description – June 27 & 28, 2024 (Secondary)

Information on what staff will be focusing on in secondary schools on the June 27/28, 2024 PA Day.

Professional Activity Day Description – June 28, 2024 (Elementary)

Information on what staff will be focusing on in elementary schools on the June 28, 2024 PA Day.

Message from Lieutenant Governor for graduating students

A video link from the Honourable Edith Dumont, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, for graduating students. 

Hot and humid conditions expected, resources for health and safety

Hot and humid conditions are expected next week.  Hot and humid air can bring deteriorating air quality and can result in the Air Quality Health Index approaching the high-risk category. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors.

UGDSB and WDGPH partnership brings youth together around leadership and mental health

This year, the UGDSB partnered with Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health to offer a student mental health leadership opportunity to secondary schools.

Elora PS student organizes movie night fundraiser to support Food & Friends Program

Mark your calendars for June 14, 2024, as the Elora Centre for the Arts will host a Movie Night in the Park fundraiser organized by Briar G., a grade eight student at Elora Public School.

MADE Urban Arts program to present its year-end show

Students in the Upper Grand District School Board’s MADE Urban Arts program are gearing up to present their final show this week.

UGDSB schools certified under OPHEA Healthy Schools program

OPHEA has announced their recipients of the 2023/2024 OPHEA Healthy Schools Certification.

NDSS debuts student Art Show

On June 4, 2024, Norwell District Secondary School opened their Student Art Show at the Minto Arts Council Gallery in Harriston, Ontario.

Guelph CVI student wins big at Canada Wide Science Fair

A big Congratulations to Grade 11 Guelph CVI student, Roocha S, who took home multiple awards at the 2024 Canada Wide Science Fair for her research in plant growth and development.