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Information for parents: Testing for lead levels in school drinking water

Information for parents/guardians regarding the strict and comprehensive testing for lead levels in drinking water that happens at all Upper Grand District School Board schools.

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Take Our Kids to Work Day turns 25 on November 6

November 6 is Take Our Kids to Work Day. This day is the most recognized career exploration event in Canada and is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year.

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Safe drinking water in schools – fact sheet for parents/guardians

Information from the government of Ontario on safe drinking water in child care centres and schools, including information on regulations, testing drinking water for lead and more.

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Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

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Information from Public Health: Debunking myths about vaping

Know the facts about vaping and start a conversation with your child about the risks.

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Creating a culture of privacy

It is the responsibility of everyone to protect students’ personal and confidential information.

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Stay connected to your school with UGConnect

Download the free UGConnect app for Android or iOS devices and stay connected to your school!

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