News

UGDSB schools host socially distanced Terry Fox runs 

While many aspects of school and learning have needed to be adapted this year, schools are still finding ways to come together for a good cause – including with the Terry Fox Run.  

Update: Due to COVID-19 restrictions fall graduation ceremonies are cancelled

Due to ongoing restrictions with respect to large gatherings, it will not be possible for schools to hold commencement ceremonies this fall. 

Parent Information: Monitoring and Managing COVID-19

The UGDSB would like to remind all parents that they have an important role to play in preventing COVID-19 in our schools.

City of Guelph hiring Crossing Guards – Willow Road at Bonar Place

An adult school crossing guard is needed in the City of Guelph at Willow Road and Bonar Place.

Tech support for parents and students in the remote learning schools

To assist our students enrolled in the UGDSB’s Elementary or Secondary Remote Learning Schools, the UGDSB has a Tech Help website for parents and students. 

Reminder to parents: Please screen children every day before coming to school

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health and the school board would like to remind all parents/guardians that they are to screen their children every day for COVID-19 symptoms, prior to coming to school.

Headwaters Health donates gloves to UGDSB 

 In a generous act of community, Headwaters Health Care Centre has made a reciprocal donation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Upper Grand District School Board.

Important updates for Elementary and Secondary Remote School students

Students enrolled in the UGDSB’s Elementary and Secondary Remote Schools are asked to please check their remote websites for important updates.

UGDSB recognizes World Suicide Prevention Day

Every year on September 10, people all over the world connect to continue the conversation about preventing suicide.

Residents of The Village by the Arboretum donate cloth masks to UGDSB students

A group of residents at The Village by the Arboretum have generously donated their time to making cloth facemasks during the COVID-19 pandemic.