News

UGDSB students receive exciting scholarship news

It is the time of year where many Upper Grand District School Board students are hearing about exciting scholarship offers.

CWDHS FalconTech King’s Guard advances to CyberTitan III National Finals

After four months of practice and competition, FalconTech King’s Guard representing Centre Wellington DHS will advance to the CyberTitan National Finals.

Public Health update on school-based immunization programs

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is developing a plan for how to get children in grade 7 the second dose of their vaccine series as soon as it is safe to do so.

Aberfoyle PS students’ work selected for ‘Canada During COVID’ archive

Students at Aberfoyle Public School have spent the last several weeks engaging in projects that capture their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic, and some of that work will be featured in a national archive.

Board Meeting Highlights for May 2020

At the May meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board elementary and secondary Principal and Vice-Principal Transfers and Appointments for September 2020 were announced.

UGDSB educators using virtual escape rooms to teach during distance learning

During this time of distance learning, many Upper Grand District School Board educators are looking for creative ways to engage students virtually.

Conestoga College and UGDSB offering summer school Dual Credit courses

In partnership with Conestoga College, the Upper Grand District School Board Dual Credit program is offering Grade 12 students the option of taking a Summer School Dual Credit course beginning on Monday, July 6 and running until Friday, July 17. 

UGDSB to celebrate the graduating class of 2020 through school videos

The Upper Grand District School Board has teamed up with Guelph’s Ward 1 Studios to create congratulatory videos for the graduating class of 2020.

Update on retrieving student belongings in schools

The UGDSB is putting plans in place for families and students to retrieve their personal items from schools. More information will come directly from schools in the coming days/weeks.

Letter from the Director of Education: Fall Commencement (May 20, 2020)

Director of Education, Martha Rogers, has written a letter to the graduating class of 2020 and their parents/guardians to provide details about secondary schools’ plans for fall commencement.