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John F. Ross CVI, Westside SS to host cutting-edge science exhibition

An engaging and inspiring science exhibition is coming to John F. Ross CVI and Westside Secondary School. 

2017-18 EQAO test results released for literacy, reading, writing and math

Results from the province’s 2017-18 Education Quality and Accountability Office tests have been released for school boards across Ontario, including the Upper Grand District School Board.

GCVI photos featured at Guelph GoGo Grandmothers calendar launch

Beautiful photographs from around Guelph, including works created by students at Guelph CVI, were celebrated this week.

Celebrate National Tree Day this September

National Tree Day is a day for all Canadians to celebrate and appreciate the benefits that trees provide. This year National Tree Day is being celebrated on September 26.

Community celebrates Big Brothers Big Sisters Day, in-school mentoring program

Tuesday is Big Brothers Big Sisters Day. Dressed in purple, supporters from the UGDSB and WCDSB, municipal and provincial governments, volunteers, Bigs and Littles and more came to celebrate the organization and hear about the benefits of mentoring.

Nominate a tech and trade champion in your school

Skills Canada is holding a contest, recognizing Canada’s top trade and technology teachers in grades 9 to 12. Two teachers from across Canada will be honoured for their excellence in skilled trade and tech education.

Inside the TJRC: New resources available in Equity, Inclusion and Indigenous Education

The Terry James Resource Centre has added lots of new resources this year, specifically in the areas of Equity, Inclusion and First Nation, Métis and Inuit Education.

CCVI teacher named Athlete of the Year by Judo Ontario

Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute teacher, Amanda McAlpine has been named the recipient of the Judo Ontario Veteran Female Athlete of the Year award.

UGDSB launches surveys to get student, parent and staff input on secondary school education

The Upper Grand District School Board is seeking secondary student, parent and staff input as part of the board’s strategic review of secondary school education across the district.

Kortright Hills PS celebrates Guelph’s designation as an official Bee City

Staff and students from Kortright Hills Public School were at Guelph City Hall on Monday, celebrating the city’s exciting new designation.