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Patrick Anderson launches UGDSB wheelchair basketball program at J.D. Hogarth PS

Students at J.D. Hogarth Public School were visited by Patrick Anderson on October 22 to officially launch the Upper Grand District School Board’s Patrick Anderson Wheelchair Basketball program.

Important information regarding WHY Survey – a joint survey between UGDSB and WDG Public Health

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has partnered with Upper Grand District School Board to conduct a survey in your child’s school.  All students in Grades 4 through 12 will be asked to complete this survey as well as parents in elementary schools.

Sean Aiken speaks to CHSS students about trying 52 jobs in 52 weeks

On Oct. 18, CHSS students heard about careers in fashion, the Canadian Air Force, yoga and wellness, firefighting, real estate and more. The catch? All that advice had come from the same person.

Norwell DSS hosts Amazing Race Adventure with guest speaker Sarah Wells

The 4th annual Amazing Race Norwell Edition took place in downtown Palmerston on Tues. October 15, 2019.

UGDSB shows its #LocalLove in annual United Way campaign

The Upper Grand District School Board is ready to show its #LocalLove. On Tuesday, the UGDSB is kicking off its annual United Way fundraising campaign.

CCVI teacher wins silver medal at World Judo Championships

Centennial CVI teacher Amanda McAlpine continues to shine on the world stage. McAlpine won the silver medal at the 2019 Veteran World Judo Championships, held in Morocco earlier this month.

SHSM students focus on workplace wellness at certification workshop

SHSM students from three Upper Grand DSB high schools took part in a one-of-a-kind workshop and certification program focused on workplace wellness.

UGDSB students headed to Queen’s Park for Legislative Page program

Two students from the Upper Grand District School Board are heading to Toronto to learn more about the proceedings of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.

Centre Dufferin DHS students donate 5,000 lbs of food to local food bank

Students from Centre Dufferin District High School have rallied together to make a big community impact.

Students ask about health care, skilled trades at CHSS All Candidates Debate

On Monday, College Heights Secondary School hosted an All Candidates Debate with candidates running in Guelph in the federal election.