Spotlight On Schools
Students at JD Hogarth Public School celebrated the 100th day of school on February 11 by getting creative.
Aberfoyle Public School placed in the top two spots at the Skills Ontario Cardboard Boat competition in Fergus on February 5.
Grade 4 and 6 students at Westwood Public School recently ran an assembly for junior classes at the school to teach them about grit.
A new initiative at Centre Wellington District High School will focus on active travel and the sharing economy as a way to support mental health and well-being.
Earlier this fall, students at Sir Isaac Brock Public School participated in a “Recipes in a Jar” fundraiser.
The Specialist High Skills Major Program is helping to ensure that all 10 of the transportation programs at Upper Grand District School Board high schools have the same industry standard diagnostic tools and software.
Earlier this year College Heights Secondary School launched a pilot program for grade 8 students who have shown a keen interest in studying at CHSS.
On November 23, Specialist High Skills Major students from John F. Ross CVI participated in a career event that focused on mobility.
On November 28, 75 Specialist High Skills Major Health and Wellness students from across the Upper Grand District School Board met at the Hanlon Convention Centre in Guelph to participate in a certification day.
On November 16, grade 9 construction students and staff from Centre Dufferin District High School spent the afternoon with residents of the Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Facility to work on a project.