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Reopening Schools: Parent Guide and Pre-Registration survey released

The school board has released a Parent Guide with information about the reopening of schools in September, and a Pre-Registration Survey for all UGDSB families. All students must pre-register for school by the August 14, 2020, deadline.

City of Guelph hiring Crossing Guards – John Galt PS area & Eastview Road

An adult school crossing guard is needed in two areas of Guelph.

Ministry of Education releases school reopening plans

Just announced Ministry instructions will guide both school boards as they prepare for back-to-school on September 8, 2020.

Letter from the Minister of Education (July 30, 2020)

The Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, has written a letter to all Ontario parents/guardians regarding the province’s announcement on the reopening of schools in September.

UGDSB seeking applicants for Police Presence in Schools Task Force

During the June 23 Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees created a motion to create a Police Presence in Schools Task Force. As part of this task force, the UGDSB is seeking applications from community members and/or individuals.

UGDSB staff member wins OASBO Operations Maintenance award

The Upper Grand District School Board’s Manager of Operations, John Veit, has been named the 2020 winner of the OASBO Wm Wales Award. 

Recruiting for a crossing guard – Westminster Woods PS

The City of Guelph is looking to hire two crossing guards for positions at Westminster Woods Public School. 

UGDSB approves revised school year calendar for 2020-21

Upper Grand District School Board trustees have approved revised school year calendars for UGDSB elementary and secondary schools in 2020-21. The draft calendars will now be submitted to the Ministry of Education for final approval.

Ministry child care survey for parents/guardians and child care providers

Families and people working in the child care sector are asked to complete a child care survey from the Ministry of Education by July 21, 2020.

IMPORTANT: Parents and students asked to complete survey by July 10

The Upper Grand District School Board is asking all parents/guardians (K-12) and students in grades 7-12 to complete a survey regarding the fall restart of school. ​