On August 30, 2022 from 1 PM to 4 PM, registration will open online for parents and guardians to register their child to their home school.
On Monday July 25, 2022, Ontario’s Ministry of Education announced its ‘Plan to Catch Up’ to support student learning when school returns in September 2022. The UGDSB is looking forward to welcoming and welcoming back Upper Grand students in September, and staff are hard at work preparing for back to school.
School Board Trustees have a big impact on shaping the education system for Upper Grand students. The UGDSB is looking for individuals who can ‘re-engage, re-fresh, and re-imagine’ the best education system for the students in our community.
As the 2021-2022 school year draws to a close, I want to take a moment to thank UGDSB students and families for their commitment to learning this year, despite numerous challenges in the way. I would also like to express my gratitude to all Upper Grand employees, for their incredible work and dedication this year, making a difference in the lives of UGDSB students and in the system. Finally, a sincere thanks to the many community partners such as Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health for working alongside us during some very challenging times….
The June meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board was held on June 28, 2022. The following provides highlights from the meeting.
The Upper Grand District School Board has passed the 2022-2023 school year budget. The budget is balanced and compliant with Ministry requirements. Trustees approved an Operating Budget of $432,285,649. The 2022-23 Capital Budget was approved at $52,485,533.
Thursday was an exciting day at Brant Avenue Public School, and a big day for school safety!
The Upper Grand District School Board is pleased to share a wide range of summer learning opportunities for students.
A student from Centre Wellington District High School has been named the recipient of the 2022 Rotary Indigenous Youth Award.
The Upper Grand District School Board continues to celebrate National Indigenous History Month throughout the Month of June. June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day.
Spotlight on schools
Students in several UGDSB schools put their imagination to work by submitting their designs for a delicious doughnut contest.