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UGDSB French teachers learn about implementing structured literacy in classrooms

French teachers from across Upper Grand District School Board gathered on Monday night at a “Soirée de la littératie structurée” to learn about implementing Structured Literacy in UGDSB French classrooms.  

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Survey for parents/caregivers on student mental health resources

In partnership with the Ontario Coalition for Children and Youth Mental Health, we are providing information about the opportunity for you to participate in a survey that will inform the development of student mental health resources next year. 

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SHSM students from Centre Wellington DHS learn chainsaw safety

On May 24, 2024, Specialist High Skills Major students from Centre Wellington District High School attended a chainsaw safety course that began with a morning lecture on the fundamentals of chainsaw safety.

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Accessibility and Inclusion for all: UGDSB recognizes National Accessibility Week

May 26, 2024, to June 1, 2024, is National Accessibility Week. This year the week is being recognized under the theme, “Forward Together: Accessibility and Inclusion for All.”

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Professional Activity Day Description – June 7, 2024

Information on what staff will be focusing on in elementary schools on the June 7, 2024, PA Day.

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CCVI’s annual cultural event returns for a day of diversity

On Friday, May 17, 2024, the halls of Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute (CCVI) was abuzz with excitement for its third annual Culture Day event.

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John F. Ross CVI students earn skid steer certification

Students from John F. Ross Collegiate Vocational Institute recently achieved their skid steer certification through a recent Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) event hosted by Lawlor Safety. This event aimed to equip students with vital construction industry skills, particularly in operating heavy ma

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UGDSB schools have record-setting year at MusicFest Nationals

Upper Grand District School Board schools had a record setting year with all four schools who competed bringing home Gold medals at Musicfest Canada Nationals this past week at the University of Toronto.

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UG educator wins Todd Pottle Award for excellence in eLearning

A big congratulations to Steve Wynen – a dedicated Upper Grand DSB educator in the online education space – who has won the prestigious OeLC 2024 Todd Pottle Award for Excellence in eLearning.

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French Café event at Rickson Ridge PS highlights FSL goals and student engagement

Rickson Ridge Public School recently hosted a vibrant French Café event on May 16 and 17, showcasing the tremendous progress and enthusiasm of its Core French students in learning French as a Second Language (FSL).

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