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UGDSB continues to plan for restart of Community Use of Schools program

Posted October 15, 2021

The board is currently working through the process of safely re-introducing permits for Community Use of Schools and we anticipate having further information available by the end of the month. The UGDSB supports the use of school/board facilities by community members and we look forward to being in the position to once again offer spaces this fall.

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UGLearnGreen: Mask disposal and the environment, impact on wildlife

Posted October 6, 2021

Masks are a crucial layer of protection in the controlling of COVID-19, however when disposed of improperly, masks can have a serious impact on the environment and wildlife.

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Board Meeting Highlights for September 2021

Posted September 29, 2021

The September meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board was held on September 28, 2021. The following provides highlights from the meeting.

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Important Community Use of Schools update

Posted August 26, 2021

The Community Use of Schools (CUS) program will not be approving bookings for the 2021-2022 school year at this time.

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Enhanced health and safety measures in UGDSB schools

Posted August 20, 2021

The Upper Grand District School Board is looking forward to welcoming staff and students back to school this fall, and welcoming new families to the board. A key priority of the UGDSB is ensuring a safe learning and working environment as schools reopen.

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Important health and safety information as we head back to school

Posted August 20, 2021

The board has published the Student and Family Guide detailing many aspects of protocols for the 2021-22 school year: www.ugdsb.ca/2021. Families are asked to review the full guide, as well as these highlights as they prepare to return to school.

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Tips to help your youngest learners feel more comfortable with a mask

Posted August 17, 2021

We’ve put together some information about why it is important for our young learners to wear masks when they attend school, as well as some tips for parents/guardians to help prepare these students for wearing a mask during the school day.

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Mask requirements for all UGDSB students (JK-Grade 12+)

Posted August 9, 2021

As one part of the board’s health and safety protocols, all UGDSB students (Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12+) will continue to be required to wear masks indoors in school, including in hallways and during classes, as well as on school vehicles.

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Students ages 12+: COVID-19 vaccine pre-registration and vaccination clinics

Posted May 26, 2021

Information for students ages 12 years and older, and their families, on pre-registering for the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as upcoming vaccination clinics.

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Remote learning to continue for time being, province announces

Posted May 13, 2021

On Thursday May 13, Premier Doug Ford announced that Ontario schools will continue with remote learning for the time being, due to the current COVID-19 situation.

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