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UGDSB introducing new grade 7/8 Mental Health Literacy Modules to support student mental health and well-being

The Upper Grand District School Board will be delivering modules to grade 7/8 students to enhance mental health literacy.   

Learn more about the DELF French proficiency exam

Grade 12 students in the Upper Grand District School Board who are taking Core French or French Immersion are invited to learn more about the DELF. 

SHSM students take virtual tour of Egypt

On February 16, 2024, a group of Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) students from Centre Wellington District High School sat on the edge of their seats with their eyes fixed on a screen that transported them thousands of miles away to the sun-soaked land of Egypt.

Grade 2 student writes book about helping the environment 

A second grade student at the Elementary Remote Learning Program named Jacob is making a positive impact within his school and local community through his writing and commitment to environmental conservation.  

Cyber incident related to some school yearbooks

We have been notified by Edge Imaging (a yearbook provider) that one of their subcontractors has suffered a cyber security breach, affecting the following 6 UGDSB schools. 

Primrose ES Boundary Review – Approved Recommendation

At the February 13, 2024 Board Meeting, Trustees voted to approve an enrolment cap for Primrose ES to help alleviate enrolment pressure.

Provide your input on the 2024-25 School Year Calendars

Planning for the next school year has begun and the Upper Grand District School Board is seeking feedback on the proposed 2024-2025 school year calendars.

Important: April PA Day date change

The Upper Grand District School Board has made the decision to move the PA Day originally scheduled for Friday, April 19, 2024, to Monday, April 8, 2024.

Students learn about Black Canadian history through engaging presentations

Many students throughout the Upper Grand DSB have been learning about Black Canadian history, through engaging presentations with Tracy Cain. 

UG students and staff got moving this Winter Walk Day

As part of the day, students and staff walked or wheeled to or from school, with many UG schools hosting events to promote getting moving during the school day.