News & Announcements

ETFO Jan. 28 strike: All UGDSB elementary schools closed - UGDSB secondary schools remain open

On Tuesday Jan. 28, all UGDSB ELEMENTARY schools are closed to students due to the one-day ETFO strike. Elementary schools will re-open to students on Jan. 29. All UGDSB SECONDARY schools remain open to students on Jan. 28 and will operate as usual. Exams will continue as scheduled.

ELEMENTARY TRANSPORTATION: On Jan. 28, buses/student transportation for all UGDSB elementary students is cancelled.

SECONDARY TRANSPORTATION: Divisions 1-4 = ALL OK

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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Puslinch Library February Events

Posted January 27, 2020

Puslinch Branch, Wellington County Library   Story Time (5 years and under) Our Story Times are designed to help your child get ready for reading. Share stories, songs, rhymes, and activities aimed at developing your child’s early literacy skills. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate. ​ Thursdays, February 6 - 27, 11:00 ...

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Reminders: The Mocassin Project for Grades 7 & 8; Aberfoyle School Yearbook

Posted January 24, 2020

1) Mocassin Project: Payment Due Tonight Before Midnight As a way to make an impact, our Grade 7 and 8 cohort has decided to take action by supporting the Moccasin Project: So They Can Go Home. The Moccasin Project: Da-giiwewaat  is a national campaign to raise awareness about child apprehension impacting Indigenous children in Canada. ...

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Unlearning!

Posted January 24, 2020

Intermediate students at Aberfoyle PS  are learning to unlearn  by analyzing and reflecting on this image. Students were asked what they would title this image.   ...

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Pentominoes!

Posted January 23, 2020

Grade 7 & 8 Ss had so much fun today exploring transformations with pentominoes. How many rectangles can you make? IMG_2237 IMG_2238 IMG_2240 ...

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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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School Council Minutes – January 21, 2020

Posted January 22, 2020

Tuesday January 21, 2020 - Parent Council Meeting Attendees: Dina, Tudor, Paul, Kelly, Lindsay Kelly opens the meeting. Treasurer Report: Dina went over Statement of Operations, may need to increase fundraising depending on what we want to accomplish this year. A lot of spending items from last year haven’t shown up this year, (i.e.. Scientist ...

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Labour Update

Posted January 20, 2020

This is a follow-up to the telephone call you received on Tuesday, January 14th and has information specific to our school. This is a regular school week at Aberfoyle PS.  School is open and buses for your children are also running.  Because the transportation consortium services 5 school boards, it will ...

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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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School Yearbooks Coming Soon!

Posted January 17, 2020

We are very excited to offer our 2019-2020 school yearbook! The yearbook is in full colour and includes all of the year’s best memories. Our yearbook provider is Lifetouch. The yearbook will be available to order online until May 3, 2020. You can purchase them at https://ybpay.lifetouch.ca/. The yearbook is ...

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THANK YOU!

Posted January 17, 2020

New Instruments Have Arrived! As a result of our benefit concert in November with the Windjammers, and generous donations by parents and companies in our community, we have received new instruments! In addition to these, we have also been able ...

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Information about Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Posted January 13, 2020

Dear parents and guardians, On January 10, the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) announced that its teachers and education workers will take part in a one-day, full withdrawal of services in select locations across Ontario on January 15, 2020. The Upper Grand District School Board is listed as one of ...

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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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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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January Children’s Program – Puslinch Library

Posted January 6, 2020

Puslinch Branch, 29 Brock Rd. S, Puslinch ON, 519.763.8026   January Closure: Wednesday, January 1, all branches closed   Story Time (5 years and under) Our Story Times are designed to help your child get ready for reading. Share stories, songs, rhymes, and activities aimed at developing your child’s early literacy skills. Parents and caregivers ...

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