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‘The Marrow Thieves’ author Cherie Dimaline to visit UGDSB schools as part of Upper Grand Reads

Award-winning Métis author Cherie Dimaline will visit a number of Upper Grand District School Board schools during this year’s Upper Grand Reads program.   

CDDHS students learn from teaching a Kindergarten class

CDDHS grade 11 students in Ms. Murray’s parenting class had a unique learning experience on May 24 when they were given the opportunity to spend the morning teaching the kindergarten students at Glenbrook Elementary School.

Laurelwoods ES postcards reach Canadian Armed Forces members in Kuwait

Earlier this year, at Remembrance Day, all of the kids at Laurelwoods Elementary School wrote or drew on a Postcard for Peace to thank those in the Canadian Armed Forces for their service.

Upper Grand Music Teams find success at MusicFest Canada Nationals

During the week of May 13, several Upper Grand District School Board Music groups travelled to Ottawa for the MusicFest Canada Nationals.

Elementary students bring home gold from Skills Ontario competition

Several groups of Upper Grand District School Board elementary students were in Toronto on May 6-8 for the provincial Skills Ontario competition.

Upper Grand athletes excel at Special Olympics Ontario Youth Games

The 2019 Special Olympics Ontario Invitational Youth Games were held in Toronto from May 14 to 17. The event brings together 2,000 student-athletes from around the world.

Inside the TJRC: A centre that promotes staff wellness

As many staff in the Upper Grand District School Board already know, the TJRC is a fantastic centre for classroom resources, but did you know that it is also a centre with resources to promote staff wellness?

UGDSB schools achieve Ophea’s Healthy Schools Certification

Ophea has announced the schools that participated in and received Ophea’s Healthy Schools Certification for 2018-2019.

John F. Ross CVI production awarded at provincial showcase

John F. Ross CVI has received several awards for its dramatic production of Boys, Girls, and Other Mythological Creatures.

Hundreds of athletes, coaches and volunteers attend the 18th annual Special Olympics Track and Field Meet

On Wednesday May 15, hundreds of student attended the annual Special Olympics Track and Field Meet.