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WDG Public Health to host Parent Information Session on COVID-19 vaccines

On June 14, 2021, at 7pm, Dr. Matthew Tenenbaum, the Associate Medical Officer of Health for Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health, will be offering a presentation for youth and their parents/caregivers to learn more about WDGPH’s COVID-19 vaccination program and answer parent questions. 

MVPS student wins national writing contest

A grade 6 student from Montgomery Village Public School was recently announced as a winner in the Meaning of Home National Writing Contest.

Secondary Principal/Vice-Principal Transfers and Appointments, effective Sept. 1, 2021

The following Secondary Principal and Vice-Principal transfers and appointments are effective September 1, 2021.

Impressive results from GCVI students at virtual Brain Bee competition  

Two students from Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute recently competed in the regional virtual Brain Bee. 

Eramosa PS teacher wins Associate Teacher Award

A teacher at Eramosa Public School was recently named the winner of the Schulich School Education Associate Teacher Award from Nipissing University.  

Supports for staff and students following horrific violence targeting Muslim community

The Upper Grand District School Board would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the Muslim community following the horrific violence in London, Ontario, which killed four family members and sent another family member to hospital with serious injuries. Officials are reporting that this is an apparent hate crime and that the victims were targeted because of their Muslim faith. 

UGDSB celebrates National Indigenous History Month

June is National Indigenous History Month, a month where we celebrate and recognize histories, contributions and diversity of First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples in Canada. 

CCVI student takes on leadership role in school GSA group

After the Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute’s Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA) group took a pause, group member Viktoria approached the group’s teacher-advisor about reviving the schools GSA classroom online.

UGDSB launching online report card system

Due to COVID-19, the Upper Grand District School Board is preparing to make student report cards available online for parents/guardians this spring. 

CWDHS student wins prestigious scholarship

A student at Centre Wellington District High School has recently been awarded the prestigious Schulich Leader Scholarship.