News & Announcements

OSSTF update: Dec. 11 strikes in some Ontario school boards (not UGDSB)

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) has announced that on Wednesday Dec. 11, OSSTF teachers and education workers in some school boards will take part in a one-day, full withdrawal of services in selected locations across Ontario:

The Upper Grand District School Board is not listed as one of the school boards that will be included in the Dec. 11 OSSTF job action. 

Please continue to check for updates.

December 13 Comfy Cozy Cancelled

Posted December 6, 2019

Dear Families, Due to our winter concert on Friday the 13th of December, comfy cozy day will be cancelled for that day. Stay warm and cozy!   Mr. Creighton

Picture Retake Date- December 11

Posted December 3, 2019

Dear Families, Our picture retake day has been scheduled for December 11th at 1:00. Thank you for your patience and understanding, Mr. Creighton

Winter Concert- December 13th

Posted December 2, 2019

Dear Families, We will be holding our grade 1-3 winter concert on Friday, December 13th.  The concert is being held during the day, as staff felt it important to go forward with this community event and do so in a manner that would avoid any potential cancellation due to job action. Mme. ...

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December 4th Photo Retake Day Rescheduled

Posted December 2, 2019

Dear Families, Due to the job action scheduled for Wednesday, December 4th, our photo retake day is being rescheduled.  Information will be sent home when the date has been scheduled.   Thank you for your understanding,   Mr. Creighton

December 2019 School Newsletter

Posted November 29, 2019

Newsletter December 2019 (1)

Formal Day!

Posted November 22, 2019

We had a blast dressing in our fancy ways!IMG_1619IMG_1578_MG_1553IMG_1606IMG_1623 ...

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Do you have a child starting JK or SK in September 2020?

Posted November 19, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board is hosting four Kindergarten registration INFORMATION nights in November and December 2019.

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Bullying Awareness Week

Posted November 19, 2019

Dear Families, This week is Bullying Awareness Week.  As part of this week, teachers will be sharing with students positive strategies to resolve conflicts, how to appropriately self-regulate, and how to be a good friend to other people.  Announcements, pertaining to these skills, will be made throughout the week, and an ...

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Family Movie Night and Formal Dress-up Day

Posted November 19, 2019

Just a reminder that we have our School Council movie night this Thursday in the school gym.  The movie, Elf, will begin at 6:15.  We hope to see you there!   Also, we have formal dress-up day this Friday.  Dress as fancy as you like!

2020 Kindergarten Registration and Information Evenings

Posted November 19, 2019

Dear Community Members, Please pass on the attached information to any families you know who have children eligible to enrol in kindergarten for the 2020-2021 school year.   2020 Kindergarten Registration And Information Evenings   Thanks you,   Mr. Creighton

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

Posted November 8, 2019

This year Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health are collecting information on student health and well-being from youth, parents and school staff. The Well-Being and Health Youth Surveys are designed to help us understand how well we are doing creating safe, welcoming, and inclusive environments in our schools. It also provides important information about the physical and mental health of youth in our area. 

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Magazine Fundraiser

Posted November 4, 2019

Dear Families,   Last week, information was sent home about a magazine fundraiser the school is running.  Money raised from magazine sales will go toward improvements to our school yard, purchase of technology for classrooms, changes to our school library, and to offset the cost of field trips.  Please call the school ...

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School Council Movie Night!

Posted November 4, 2019

Family Movie Night 2019 Flyer Fall   We hope you are able to join us for a fun-filled evening on November 21st!   Please see the attached file for details.

Milk and Pizza Orders

Posted October 29, 2019

Dear Families, December milk orders can be placed from November 8th to November 24th. Pizza orders can be placed from November 29th to December 15th. This will be for pizza provided from January 6th to March 30th. Both milk and pizza are ordered through cashonline. Please call Ms. MacKenzie if you have any questions. ...

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November 2019 School Newsletter

Posted October 29, 2019

Newsletter November 2019

Halloween Dance!

Posted October 29, 2019

Thank you to everyone who was able to attend our super SPOOOOOOKY Halloween dance!  A very special thank you to our school council volunteers who worked to make this night so enjoyable and successful!!!! Through your generosity, we were able to raise over $1200 for school council! ...

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Whacky Hair Day!

Posted October 18, 2019

We had a blast letting our hair down, or up, or side-ways!IMG_1151IMG_1149IMG_1158IMG_1187 ...

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Creating a Culture of Privacy

Posted October 4, 2019

Creating a Culture of Privacy IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EVERYONE TO PROTECT STUDENTS’ PERSONAL AND CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION   All parents, guardian, and visitors to the school are reminded that the privacy of all our students must be maintained at all times.  We are ultimately responsible for the safety and security of our ...

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2019 School Code of Conduct

Posted October 4, 2019

School Code Of Conduct Template 2019

2019 School Bullying Prevention Plan

Posted October 4, 2019

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