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UGDSB high schools teamed up for special concert

Posted June 7, 2022

The trio of UGDSB bands ended up raising over $1500 for Red Cross humanitarian efforts.

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Indigenous artists paint murals with students at Fred A. Hamilton PS

Posted May 25, 2022

Students at Fred A. Hamilton PS extended their appreciation to Indigenous educators and muralists, Michael ‘Cy’ Cywink and Gerry Ranger, after spending several days creating murals that would hang on the walls of their school for generations to come. 

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Multiple awards for Guelph CVI music department

Posted May 24, 2022

GCVI Music Teacher Dan Austin has been awarded the 2022 Musicfest Canada National Band Director Award.

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Student at WSS selected to play at MusicFest Canada National Concert

Posted May 4, 2022

Student at Westside Secondary School successfully earned a spot with the Canadian Junior Honour Ensemble.

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Primrose ES receives gift of music from Royal City Ukulele Ensemble

Posted April 21, 2022

The UGDSB’s Curriculum Department is excited to announced that Primrose Elementary School was named the recipient of a generous gift from the Royal City Ukulele Ensemble (RCUE). 

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GCVI students first to be accepted to play at national music convention

Posted March 23, 2022

Congratulations to Addison Ling and Eleanor Ferreira on being the first students from GCVI to be selected to the Canadian National Honour Bands.

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Mitchell Woods PS teacher nominated for the 2022 MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award

Posted March 1, 2022

A teacher from Mitchell Woods Public School has been nominated for the 2022 MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award. Teacher Kelly Stronach is one of five nominees from across Canada up for this year’s award. 

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Students at Centre Wellington DHS develop new digital skills

Posted December 8, 2021

Students in Centre Wellington District High School’s Media Arts program develop their photography skills.

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Two UGDSB students win prestigious music scholarships

Posted May 20, 2021

Two Upper Grand District School Board students have recently won music scholarships to aid them in their post-secondary studies.  

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GCVI has record year at MusicFest Canada National competition

Posted May 17, 2021

Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute’s Music Program had a record year during the 2021 MusicFest Canada National competition.

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