A letter from the UGDSB Director of Education, Martha Rogers, on the reopening of schools in September.
Due to the unprecedented situation schools are in as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, all parents/guardians in the UGDSB are required to pre-register their children for school this year, to allow schools to plan for the return of students.
The school board has released a Parent Guide with information about the reopening of schools in September, and a Pre-Registration Survey for all UGDSB families. All students must pre-register for school by the August 14, 2020, deadline.
Just announced Ministry instructions will guide both school boards as they prepare for back-to-school on September 8, 2020.
The Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, has written a letter to all Ontario parents/guardians regarding the province’s announcement on the reopening of schools in September.
Upper Grand District School Board trustees have approved revised school year calendars for UGDSB elementary and secondary schools in 2020-21. The draft calendars will now be submitted to the Ministry of Education for final approval.
The Upper Grand District School Board is asking all parents/guardians (K-12) and students in grades 7-12 to complete a survey regarding the fall restart of school.
A letter to UGDSB parents/guardians and students as the 2019-2020 school year comes to a close.
Please note that CCAT screening for grade 3 students in the fall of 2020 will be postponed until 2021.
Parents and guardians are invited to read the following letter from the Minister of Education, regarding the province’s approach to re-opening schools in the fall, education funding and more.