Information from the Director of Education on Learning at Home, the board’s distance learning program, which will launch on April 6.
The UGDSB is actively planning ways to ensure that students have access to technology and devices, SEA technology devices, as well as hands-on based learning ideas.
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington staff have been working together to ensure that newcomers in our community have the necessary resources during these uncertain times.
Due to the extension of school closures in Ontario, the UGDSB has decided to cancel or postpone a number of school based events.
Minister of Education Stephen Lecce has written an important letter for all Ontario parents and guardians, regarding the extension of school closures in Ontario and information on distance learning for students.
On Tuesday March 31, 2020, the Premier of Ontario announced that in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all schools in Ontario will remain closed until at least May 1 for staff and May 4 for students. Premier Ford also said that the province is prepared to extend the school closures even further if required.
The Upper Grand District School Board is contributing to the effort to get much-needed medical supplies and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to health agencies in the community.
The Upper Grand District School Board has continued participating in the community-wide effort to produce much needed medical supplies in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A reminder to all members of our school communities that in alignment with municipal closures around COVID-19, all Upper Grand DSB schoolyard play structures are closed.
A letter from Director of Education Martha Rogers with updates on distance learning and staff reaching out to families.