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Westminster Woods PS students raise money for Guelph Humane Society

Posted June 24, 2024

In February, Gillian Whitcombe’s grade 6 class at Westminster Woods Public School were inspired to raise money for a local charity.

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Celebrating Pride Month in the Upper Grand DSB

Posted May 30, 2024

This week, the Upper Grand District School Board is kicking off Pride Month. As we approach this important time, it’s essential that we come together to ensure our schools are supportive, inclusive spaces for all students. During June and throughout the year, the UGDSB celebrates the joy of identity and recognizes the contributions of 2SLGBTQIA+ students, staff, and families. Every student, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, deserves to feel seen, valued, and respected.

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UG schools celebrate unity and pride at 3rd annual Pride picnic

Posted May 30, 2024

As Pride Month approaches, five schools from the Upper Grand District School Board have gotten a head start in its celebrations by hosting its third annual Pride picnic.

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

Posted May 23, 2024

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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Blooming efforts: GCVI students transform Westwood PS gardens

Posted May 22, 2024

Under the gentle spring sun, students from GCVI’s Green Industries class transformed Westwood Public School’s gardens.

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UG community show up for 20th anniversary of Special Olympics

Posted May 17, 2024

UG students, staff and community partners – in collaboration with Wellington Catholic District School Board – showed up in mass to the 20th Anniversary of the Special Olympics Track and Field Day held at St. James Catholic High School. 

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UG partners with local children’s organization for Trees for Tots program

Posted March 13, 2024

The 12th annual Trees for Tots program run by the Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington was a huge success.

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John F. Ross hosts global awareness symposium for student action

Posted March 8, 2024

Everyone has the power to make a difference in the world; which is what students at John F. Ross CVI learned at their school event for empowering youth action for world issues.

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ODSS seeking donations for annual dress and suit drive

Posted March 6, 2024

Prom season is soon approaching, and Orangeville District Secondary School (ODSS) is asking the UG community to dig in the back of their closets for any fancy digs that could be donated to their annual Dress and Suit Drive.

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Students celebrate Lunar New Year at Westminster Woods PS

Posted February 12, 2024

Grade 6 students at Westminster Woods Public School are wishing their peers a happy Lunar New Year.

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