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‘Screenagers’ event postponed until 2020-21 school year

Posted April 7, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure everyone’s health and safety, organizers have decided to postpone the April 23 Screenagers event until the 2020-2021 school year.

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Learning at Home: Information for students and parents (April 6, 2020)

Posted April 6, 2020

Please see the attached letters for further information regarding Learning at Home, which began on April 6 for Upper Grand DSB students.

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UGDSB increases production of 3D printed face shields

Posted April 6, 2020

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.

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Letter to parents: UGDSB Learning at Home (April 3, 2020)

Posted April 3, 2020

Information from the Director of Education on Learning at Home, the board’s distance learning program, which will launch on April 6.

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Special Education, Equity and Learning at Home

Posted April 3, 2020

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. 

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Immigrant Services is working remotely to support newcomers

Posted April 2, 2020

Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington staff have been working together to ensure that newcomers in our community have the necessary resources during these uncertain times.

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Notice of cancelled and postponed school events 

Posted April 1, 2020

Due to the extension of school closures in Ontario, the UGDSB has decided to cancel or postpone a number of school based events.

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Ontario school closures extended until at least May

Posted March 31, 2020

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.

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UGDSB providing gloves and masks to support local health care needs

Posted March 31, 2020

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.

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Letter to parents: Distance learning and staff reaching out to families (March 27, 2020)

Posted March 27, 2020

A letter from Director of Education Martha Rogers with updates on distance learning and staff reaching out to families.

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