News & Announcements

IMPORTANT UPDATES

INCLEMENT WEATHER: A reminder that, as with every winter, inclement weather conditions may result in bus cancellations and/or school closures. Decisions on buses and school operations due to inclement weather are made as soon as key information is available and no later than 6:30am the morning of. To check the status of school buses each morning visit www.stwdsts.ca, and to check the status of school closures visit www.ugdsb.ca.

DAILY SCHOOL ABSENCE REPORT: The UGDSB is reporting daily on school absence rates, allowing us to monitor absenteeism rates and transparently share this information with the public. To view the dashboard, click here

 

December Parent Council Meeting

Posted December 6, 2022

Our December Parent Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday December 7th at 6:30 PM in the Laurelwoods Learning Commons. For those who wish to join virtually you may access the meeting through the following link https://meet.google.com/dbz-hoqb-acv?hs=122&authuser=0 Attached you will find the agenda and the minutes from the last meeting for ...

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December Newsletter 2022

Posted November 30, 2022

December Newsletter 2022

Inclement weather procedures for UGDSB schools

Posted November 18, 2022

With winter weather here, now is a great time to review the Upper Grand District School Board’s procedures for Inclement Weather Days. Updated information has been posted on the UGDSB website outlining the different procedures for bus cancellations, school closures due to inclement weather, and more. LINK: UGDSB INCLEMENT WEATHER PROCEDURES **A reminder ...

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Remembrance Day

Posted November 11, 2022

Remembrance Day    Laurelwoods students participated in a Remembrance Day Assembly today created and performed by the grade 8 class. Students participated as actors, in lighting, A/V, and brought props. Additionally, they sold poppies for the Legion, videotaped other students, and collected images for our presentation. Everyone in our school ...

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EQAO Results

Posted November 10, 2022

Students in grades 3 and 6 completed the EQAO assessment in the spring. The public can now access the results. On the EQAO website, you can find information about our school and the Upper Grand District School Board.  You can see our school's achievement results in Grade 3 ...

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Upper Grand collaborates with organizations to provide tutoring supports

Posted November 9, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board in association with The Grove, TVOLearn, Streams Community Hub, Tutor Bright, and Reading Rocks is providing students at both the elementary and secondary levels with additional tutoring support and resources. These additional support and resources were made possible through funding provided by the Ontario ...

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November Newsletter 2022

Posted November 3, 2022

Below you will find links to our November Newsletter and information about poinsettia sales and Winterfest!   November 2022 Laurelwoods Poinsettia Sale (1) Winterfest

Parents/Guardians invited to free webinar: Post-pandemic Mental Health

Posted October 17, 2022

Parents/guardians are invited to join a free webinar in November on post-pandemic mental health. Join Kevin Cameron as he shares information and strategies relating to post-pandemic mental health for adults and children. A survey by CMHA Ontario showed that nearly half (48 per cent) of Ontarians say their mental health has worsened ...

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Download school ventilation reports from the UGDSB website

Posted October 14, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board continues to make board and school-based ventilation reports available in the 2022-23 school year. The board report and each school report is available for download on the UGDSB website at www.ugdsb.ca/ventilationreport. To access a specific school report: Download the full report (Microsoft Excel document) ...

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October Newsletter

Posted October 4, 2022

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Help the UGDSB make positive change – Complete the Student Census today!

Posted September 19, 2022

Everyone counts. Complete the Student Census today! The “UGDSB Counts Student Census” launches today for all Upper Grand District School Board students in grades Kindergarten-12. Participation in the Student Census will help the UGDSB make systemic changes that will create more equitable outcomes for all students. The census is a confidential, voluntary survey ...

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Wellness Works: Welcome Back!

Posted September 15, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board is continuing with the Wellness Works monthly themes across all grades in the 2022-2023 school year.  For September we are once again bringing our collective focus to the theme of:  WELCOME, CONNECTION and BELONGING. 

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