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Information about remote learning, COVID-19 updates

All UGDSB schools are currently participating in remote learning, as directed by the provincial government. 

Summer School 2021: Grade 6, 7, 8 Programs

Posted May 13, 2021

The Upper Grand District School Board is offering summer programming to students. Registration is now open for the Grade 6, 7, 8 Literacy and Numeracy Support Programs and the Grade 8 Reach Ahead Credits. 

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Clarification regarding remote learning program for the 2021-22 school year

Posted May 12, 2021

Please note that the Upper Grand District School Board remote learning program for the 2021-22 school year will NOT be a “hybrid model.” Students who register for remote school will be placed in the standalone elementary or secondary remote schools, where classes/courses are staffed by dedicated remote learning teachers.

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Community Involvement – Information for Grade 8 students

Posted May 12, 2021

Information for current Grade 8 students regarding Community Involvement hours and opportunities.

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Program for Indigenous families in the UGDSB: Anishinaabemowin Nanda-gikendan “Seeking to Learn the Language”

Posted May 10, 2021

A new weekend program for Indigenous families begins this September. Anishinaabemowin Nanda-gikendan – “Seeking to Learn the Language” – will run on Saturdays from 9-11:30am, from Sept. 18, 2021, to May 28, 2022.

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Welcome to Day 5 of Mental Health and Education Week

Posted May 7, 2021

Children RunningToday’s Mental Health & EducationWeek theme is Physical Activity

The benefits of physical activity help to round out our mental health. Not only does daily activity help to make us feel good, it boosts our self-confidence, reduces ...

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Welcome to Day 4 of Mental Health and Education Week

Posted May 6, 2021

Reduce StressStress is the body’s way of trying to get your attention. If you find yourself experiencing periods of stress, or feeling angry, irritable, sad or easily frustrated try these strategies: Focus on one thing at a time. Practice being present. When ...

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Preliminary information about remote learning options for the 2021-22 school year

Posted May 6, 2021

May 6, 2021 The Upper Grand District School Board is looking forward to welcoming students back in September 2021. We are currently working on plans for next school year, and once those plans are finalized we will share the information widely with our students and families. The UGDSB will offer a ...

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Welcome to Day 3 of Mental Health and Education Week

Posted May 5, 2021

Mental health weekCompassion is the today’s theme for Mental Health and Education Week To be compassionate is to feel deeply for another person as they experience the ups and downs associated with life. To be compassionate is to not just tell someone that you care, but also to show ...

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Asymptomatic COVID-19 testing available to our school on May 12 and 16

Posted May 5, 2021

Asymptomatic COVID-19 testing is available for all students and their family members and staff from our school on May 12 and 16, 2021. 

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Welcome to Day 2 of Mental Health & Education Week

Posted May 4, 2021

Sleeping_is_importantToday’s theme is sleep! Sleep allows your body and mind to recharge. Good sleep can improve concentration, productivity and memory. Good sleep routines and patterns can boost your immune system. Get more sleep by winding down before bed. Don’t check emails or watch tv. Read ...

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