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Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

Educators to join for UGDSB Early Years Symposium

This weekend, more than 150 early years educators will be coming together on November 23 for the Upper Grand District School Board Early Years Symposium.

CDDHS promotes bullying awareness through week of activities

Students and staff at Centre Dufferin District High School are spending the week promoting Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week at the school.

Mono-Amaranth PS celebrates girls in coding with Hackergal school club

Girls in grades 6-8 at Mono-Amaranth Public School have been given the opportunity to learn about coding through their school’s Hackergals club.

UGDSB launches board-wide Kindness Campaign

On November 20, 2019, the Upper Grand District School Board is launching a district-wide campaign aimed at promoting kindness online.

UGLearnGreen: November 29 is Buy Nothing Day

Buy Nothing Day is an awareness day highlighting society’s habit of buying too many things. It is a day for society to examine the issue of over-consumption and is held on ‘Black Friday,’ which is one of the busiest shopping days in North America.

Paisley Road PS participates in songwriting workshop led by Guelph musicians The Lifers

Young students in Guelph have had a unique opportunity to participate in an interactive musical experience.

Westside SS teacher named Orangeville Arts Educator of the Year

Westside Secondary School music teacher Christa Davison has been named the 2019 Arts Educator of the Year by the Town of Orangeville.

UGDSB teacher attends international conference to discuss the evolution of libraries

Alanna King, a teacher at Centre Wellington District High School, is sharing her passion and knowledge of school libraries with an international audience.

2 students at CCVI receive National Centre for Women and Information Technology award

Two students at Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute have been named winners of an award from the National Centre for Women and Information Technology.