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UGDSB is seeking an external member to join the Audit Committee

The Upper Grand District School Board is seeking community members with financial expertise and business knowledge to serve on its Audit Committee for a 3-year term, effective May 1, 2018.

Notre voyage à St. Donat – Students write about their trip to Québec

Each year, students and teachers from the Upper Grand District School Board travel to Quebec to immerse themselves in French culture and language.

Laurelwoods ES celebrates winter at annual Carnaval celebration

There was snowshoeing, ‘ice’ sculptures and even a special visit from Bonhomme. On Friday, Laurelwoods Elementary School hosted its annual celebration, ‘Carnaval de Laurelwoods.’

Grade 8 students at W.C. Winegard PS host Diversity Day

Students at William. C. Winegard Public School hosted a Diversity Day on Friday.

Learning Disabilities Association to host workshop on transitioning to post-secondary

The Learning Disabilities Association of Wellington County (LDAWC) is hosting a workshop called Transitioning Planning to Post-secondary on February 28 in Guelph.

Brant Avenue PS and CFRU team up for hands-on radio project

Students at Brant Avenue Public School are immersing themselves in the world of radio, through a community program with local radio station CFRU.

Students, parents and educators invited to 2018 Summit for Children and Youth Mental Health

The Ontario Coalition for Children and Youth Mental Health is hosting their 2018 Summit on April 12 and 13 at the Beanfield Centre at the CNE Grounds in Toronto.

Education Minister in Guelph to announce improved access to high-speed internet for students

Minister of Education Indira Naidoo-Harris was in Guelph, joined by Liz Sandals, MPP for Guelph, and staff and trustees from the Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Catholic District School Board to announce Wave 2 of the broadband modernization project.

Grade 6 students at J.D. Hogarth PS bring kindness to the community

Grade 6 students at J.D. Hogarth Public School who participate in the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Kids program, teamed up and completed random acts of kindness in the community.

Parent/guardian information: Signs and symptoms of the flu

Information for parents and guardians on influenza, including signs and symptoms, what parents can do to help prevent the flu, and what to do if your child is worried about the flu.