News & Announcements

What you need to know to register your child for school

Posted August 12, 2019

The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.

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Transportation Newsletter

Posted May 29, 2019

STWDSTS Transportation Newsletter September 2019

DATE CHANGE: Special Olympics Track & Field Meet moved to Wednesday May 15

Posted May 12, 2019

Due to rain in the forecast, the Special Olympics Track & Field Meet has been postponed to Wednesday May 15, 2019.

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Staff Presentation of the 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report

Posted March 29, 2019

The 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on March 19, 2019. This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work

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Students, staff and parents – please take our voluntary Diversity Data Survey

Posted March 22, 2019

From March 22 to April 18, 2019, the Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a system-wide survey, to help the board understand the demographic makeup, diversity and ongoing needs of our student population.

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Math Number Talks for Parents

Posted March 1, 2019

Math Bulletin Number Talks For Parents

Live Free Campaign-Donate from February 25-March 1

Posted February 14, 2019

Live Free 2019

Thank you Zehrs – you rock!

Posted February 11, 2019

On January 18th, Zehrs Fergus employees brought in to VT an abundance of healthy food for snack.  The event was named "Raise a Food Lover" and that they did.  The 200 children enjoyed a wonderful table of food served by our friends at Zehrs.  Again, thank you for bringing healthy

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Thank you to Stickney Farms, Ponsonby and RLB Chartered Professional Accountants

Posted February 11, 2019

The staff and students would like to thank the good people at Stickney Farms and RLB Chartered Professional Accountants for their generous donation of hard boiled eggs to our snack program.  We have 200+ children who enjoy a healthy snack daily thanks to people such as yourselves.  We can't thank

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Free Clothing Giveaway

Posted January 18, 2019

The Treasure Shop at Grace Christian Fellowship is having a Give Away on January 26, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.  The address is 35 Farley Rd., Fergus (Beatty Line N and Sdrd 18).  There phone number is 519 787-1978 and you can get more details be visiting www.igrace.ca

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Routes to School Planner

Posted January 16, 2019

Use this map to plan a walking or wheeling route to school! The map shows safety features such as traffic lights and crosswalks. The map also shows suggested “walk a block” locations. These locations are areas where on street parking is allowed. If you need to drive to the school,

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A huge shout out THANK YOU to Williams & McDaniel Property Management team.

Posted October 24, 2018

Thank you to our supportive friends at Williams & McDaniel Property Management for their generous donation of $8,500 to our Food Program at Victoria Terrace PS.  again this year.  This is the third year that they have financially supported our Snack and Lunch Programs to our school community.  Between their

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Thank you RBC Fergus Branch

Posted October 24, 2018

Your generous donation of $1000.00 to our food program at Victoria Terrace is overwhelming.  Our amazing volunteers provide a nutritious snack to 203 students daily as well as lunch for those students who forgot their lunch or just didn't pack enough.  Thank you for your kindness.

Health and Physical Education Letter for Parents

Posted September 4, 2018

Dear parents and guardians, We are writing to you to address some of the questions and concerns we have received regarding changes to the Health and Physical Education Curriculum. As you may know, the Government of Ontario has directed all school boards across the province to use the re-issued 2010 Health

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Release of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft)

Posted April 6, 2018

Pin Board staff is presenting the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) and Phase 2 Public Engagement Plan at the Board’s Business Operations Committee meeting on April 10, 2018.  The meeting will be held at the Guelph Board Office located at 500

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