News & Announcements

ETFO Jan. 28 strike: All UGDSB elementary schools to close - UGDSB secondary schools will remain open

On Tuesday Jan. 28, all UGDSB ELEMENTARY schools will be closed to students due to the one-day ETFO strike, unless the strike is averted. Elementary schools will re-open to students on Jan. 29. All UGDSB SECONDARY schools will remain open to students on Jan. 28 and will operate as usual. Jan. 28 is an exam day in secondary schools; exams will continue as scheduled.

TRANSPORTATION: On Jan. 28, buses/student transportation for all UGDSB elementary students will be cancelled; transportation for UGDSB secondary students will run as normal.

COMMUNITY USE OF SCHOOLS AND CHILD CARE: Community Use of Schools and third-party operated child care centres remain open during this labour action. Some Before and/or After School Programs may be operating and each operator will communicate directly with families.​

FEB 3-7 STRIKES: UGDSB elementary schools will be closed to students on Feb. 4 and Feb. 6, unless the ETFO strikes are averted. For additional details visit: http://ow.ly/iXz450y69uN

UPDATES: Please continue to check the board website for updates at www.ugdsb.ca/labour.

Information for parents/guardians about coronavirus

Posted January 27, 2020

Information for UGDSB parents and guardians regarding coronavirus.

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Grade 8 Graduation photos moved to Monday, Jan 27

Posted January 23, 2020

Our Grade 8 Graduation photo day has been moved back one day to Monday, January 27th. Thanks so much!

Important letter regarding Term 1 Report Cards

Posted January 22, 2020

Please read for important information about the impact current provincial job action will have on elementary Term 1 report cards.

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Important information about the Transportation website during strikes

Posted January 20, 2020

Please read for important information about student transportation (busing) communication during a strike that results in the closure of schools to students. 

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Postponement/Cancellation of Previously Scheduled Field Trips and Information Nights (Corrected and updated on January 14, 2020)

Posted January 13, 2020

(Corrected and updated on January 14, 2020) Dear Parents and Guardians, Due to Provincial job action, unfortunately we have to cancel or postpone the following previously scheduled field trips and information nights:  -Grade 8 High School Info Night - Camp info ...

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NEW DATE: JK Registration & French Immersion On-Time Application Window

Posted January 10, 2020

The French Immersion on-time application deadline has been extended to Monday January 20, 2020, at 4 p.m.

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All schools in the UGDSB (elementary, secondary and Continuing Education) will be closed to students on Wednesday Jan. 15. 

Posted January 10, 2020

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RCPS Responsibility Ticket Progression Response Chart Parent Letter (Grades 6 to 8 students only)

Posted January 8, 2020

**Below is a copy of a letter sent home to parents and guardians to students of Grades 6-8 on January, 8th 2020. A copy of this chart and letter will also be available for viewing in the Resources section of the school website.  Dear Grades 6-8 Parents/Guardians, Thank ...

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JANUARY HIGHLIGHTS AT A GLANCE 2020

Posted January 7, 2020

JANUARY HIGHLIGHTS AT A GLANCE 2020   Grade 8 Trip: We have moved our information night for parents and students to Tuesday, January  14th at 7 pm in the Gym. Our camp trip will take place from Monday, June 15th to Wednesday, June 17th. The cost ...

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PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE JANUARY 2020

Posted January 7, 2020

PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE JANUARY 2020 Welcome back and Happy New Year! We are all looking forward to more adventures in learning throughout the 2020 school year. We also wanted to thank you for the generous donations brought in for the 12 Days of Giving in December. We certainly ...

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CANCELLED! Grade 8 to High School Info Night & Grade 8 Camp Info Night has been rescheduled to TUESDAY, January 14th 2020.

Posted January 7, 2020

CANCELLED DUE TO PROVINCIAL JOB ACTION.  Dear Grade 8 Parents/Guardians, Our Grade 8 to High School Info Night & Grade 8 Camp Info Night has been rescheduled one last time to TUESDAY, January 14th 2020. Grade 8 to High School Info Presentation > 6 pm to 7 pm Grade ...

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Kindergarten Registration begins January 7th, 2020.

Posted January 6, 2020

Registration for new UGDSB JK and SK students for September 2020 will take place at your child’s home school from January 7-17, 2020.

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Grade 8 to High School Info Night & Grade 8 Camp Info Night (Jan 15, 2020)

Posted December 9, 2019

Dear Grade 8 Parents/Guardians, Our Grade 8 to High School Info Night & Grade 8 Camp Info Night has been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 15th 2020. Grade 8 to High School Info Presentation > 6 pm to 7 pm Grade 8 Camp Info Night > 7 pm to 8 pm Looking forward to see ...

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DECEMBER 2019 PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE

Posted December 3, 2019

DECEMBER 2019 PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE Dear Parents/Guardians, Progress reports went home two weeks ago and interviews took place last week. Please know that it is always good to talk with you and we appreciate you taking the time to meet with your child’s teacher. We hope that you understand ...

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Rescheduled High School Transition Info Night & Grade 8 Camp Trip Info Night

Posted December 3, 2019

Due to the Labour Disruption on Wednesday, Dec 4th we will reschedule the High School Transition Info Night & Grade 8 Camp Trip Info Night to a later date and we will inform you as soon as possible. There will not be any information ...

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DECEMBER 2019 HIGHLIGHTS AT A GLANCE

Posted December 2, 2019

DECEMBER 2019 HIGHLIGHTS AT A GLANCE Grade 8 Trip: There will be an information night for parents and students on Wednesday, December 4th at 7 pm in the Gym. Our camp trip will take place from Monday, June 15th to Wednesday, June 17th. The cost ...

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RCPS Holiday Concert Series

Posted November 27, 2019

Dear Parents/Guardians, Below is a basic schedule for the upcoming December Holiday Concert Series in the school gymnasium: Tuesday, December 17th at 2 PM > Grade 7 & Grade 8 Band & Intermediate Choir Showcase Wednesday, December 18th at 9 AM > Grades 1-8 (Including the intermediate bands and choirs) Please join us for ...

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5 Days of Giving Annual Food Drive

Posted November 26, 2019

5 Days of Giving Annual Food Drive We will be hosting our annual food drive, beginning Monday December 9th until Friday December 13th.  Each year our kindness feeds many families in our community during the holidays. We are always so thankful for your generous donations.  Points are given for ...

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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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Important Grade 8 Dates

Posted November 18, 2019

Important Grade 8 Dates: Nov.20 IB Info Night (GCVI) 7-8pm Nov.27 Ross Info Night 6-9pm Nov.28 Grade 8s visit College Heights (Tech Day) Dec.4 High School Info Night/Grade 8 Trip info 6-8pm
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