On June 14, 2021, at 7pm, Dr. Matthew Tenenbaum, the Associate Medical Officer of Health for Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health, will be offering a presentation for youth and their parents/caregivers to learn more about WDGPH’s COVID-19 vaccination program and answer parent questions.
A grade 6 student from Montgomery Village Public School was recently announced as a winner in the Meaning of Home National Writing Contest.
The following Secondary Principal and Vice-Principal transfers and appointments are effective September 1, 2021.
Two students from Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute recently competed in the regional virtual Brain Bee.
A teacher at Eramosa Public School was recently named the winner of the Schulich School Education Associate Teacher Award from Nipissing University.
The Upper Grand District School Board would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the Muslim community following the horrific violence in London, Ontario, which killed four family members and sent another family member to hospital with serious injuries. Officials are reporting that this is an apparent hate crime and that the victims were targeted because of their Muslim faith.
June is National Indigenous History Month, a month where we celebrate and recognize histories, contributions and diversity of First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples in Canada.
After the Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute’s Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA) group took a pause, group member Viktoria approached the group’s teacher-advisor about reviving the schools GSA classroom online.
Due to COVID-19, the Upper Grand District School Board is preparing to make student report cards available online for parents/guardians this spring.
A student at Centre Wellington District High School has recently been awarded the prestigious Schulich Leader Scholarship.
Spotlight on schools
On the evening of June 3, families and staff at Elora Public School participated in an online program exploring dance and mindfulness.