News

Upper Grand student is one of this year’s Women of Distinction

A student in the Upper Grand District School Board is being recognized for her hard work and for inspiring other young women around her.

Upper Grand’s regional Skills Canada competition sets a new record with 358 elementary teams participating

The success of the Upper Grand District School Board’s regional skills competition continues to surpass expectations, and this year promises to be bigger and better than ever.

Aberfoyle PS and Erin PS had successful run at Provincial Cardboard Boat Race

Earlier this month, elementary students from Aberfoyle Public School and Erin Public School competed at the Provincial Championship of the Skills Cardboard Boat Race in Waterloo, Ontario.

Guelph elementary students to perform with Canadian musician Coco Love Alcorn

On Wednesday April 3, students from Mitchell Woods Public School and Rickson Ridge Public School will rehearse and perform with Canadian singer/songwriter, Coco Love Alcorn.

Attention Guelph students: Applications being accepted for the Guelph Police’s Youth in Policing Initiative

The Guelph Police Service is now accepting applications for its Youth in Policing Initiative (YIPI). Applications are being accepted until April 28, 2019.

Students at Elora PS to be featured on Earth Rangers podcast

On February 28, students at Elora Public School in Michelle Youngblood’s and Jodi Lawson’s classes were interviewed for the Earth Rangers podcast.

Schools participate in Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser

On a chilly night in February, Upper Grand DSB staff and students bundled up to raise funds for those experiencing homelessness in our communities.

Laurelwoods Elementary School showcases strong female role models

Laurelwoods Elementary School is celebrating International Women’s Day by showcasing the strength (and super powers!) of the school’s female staff and volunteers.

Victory PS recycling mascara wands to help save wild animals

Victory Public School is participating in an environmental initiative that will help treat and care for injured wild animals.  

UGLearnGreen: Celebrate Earth Hour on March 30

This Earth Hour, help shine a light on climate change – switch off your light and switch on your social power. Celebrate Earth Hour on March 30 at 8:30 p.m.