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Secondary P-VP transfers and appointments effective Sept. 2019

The following Secondary Principal and Vice-Principal transfers and appointments are effective September 2019.

William C. Winegard PS students record The Diversity Song: Honouring respect, acceptance and Dr. Winegard

Students at William C. Winegard Public School have written and recorded an original song celebrating diversity, unity and the late Dr. William Winegard.

Board Meeting Highlights for June 2019

The June meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board was held on June 25, 2019. The following provides highlights from the meeting.

Upper Grand District School Board approves the 2019-20 school year budget

The Upper Grand District School Board has passed the 2019-20 school year budget.

Guelph Lake PS wins Recycle My Cell challenge

Guelph Lake Public School has been named a winner in this year’s Recycle My Cell Earth Month Challenge.

City of Guelph seeking adult school crossing guards

Two regular adult school crossing guards are needed for the crossings at the roundabout at Hall Avenue and Goodwin Drive.

Family & Children’s Services in need of foster parents

Family and Children’s Services of Guelph-Wellington (FCSGW) is in immediate need of recruiting foster parents.

Grade 8 students at Rickson Ridge PS make videos to share their “moments of truth”

Grade 8 students at Rickson Ridge Public School have been very busy over the last few weeks as they prepared videos where they speak to their “moments of truth.”

UGDSB pathways planning at work – a student’s co-op leads to career

A former Upper Grand District School Board student credits her pathways planning and co-op placement when she was in school for helping her start her career.

Spencer Avenue ES shares unique robotics showcase with students

On June 20, students at Spencer Avenue Elementary School in Orangeville had the one of a kind opportunity to learn about robotics.