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Celebrating Diwali on November 4

Posted November 4, 2021

Diwali or Deepavali is the Hindu-originated festival of lights. Diwali is one of the major festivals celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, and some Buddhists, along with many other groups across the globe.

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UGDSB participates in FOLD Kids Book Fest, celebrating underrepresented authors and storytellers

Posted November 1, 2021

The FOLD Kids Book Fest looks to introduce young readers to books by by authors from different cultures and communities.

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Westminster Woods’ Library Advisory shows leadership at school

Posted October 22, 2021

Eighth grade students at Westminster Woods’ Public School are energetic about finding ways for all students to feel included and represented within their school with a new Library Advisory Committee.

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CDDHS students express love for themselves through Hair Love video

Posted February 16, 2021

Students in the Black Chapter student group at Centre Dufferin District High School recently released a video as part of Black Heritage, Black Brilliance and Black Futures month, the topic of this video – Hair Love.

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UGDSB celebrates Black Brilliance month virtually this February

Posted February 1, 2021

Students and staff in the Upper Grand District School Board are coming together virtually this month to celebrate Black Brilliance, Heritage and Futures.

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UGDSB Equity Team releases 2020-2021 Equity Calendar

Posted September 3, 2020

The Upper Grand District School Board Equity Department has created the 2020-2021 Equity and Inclusion Calendar for school staff, students and community members.

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CDDHS hosts 2nd annual Black History assembly

Posted February 10, 2020

Students and staff at Centre Dufferin District High School presented their 2nd annual Black History assembly on February 7 at the school.

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William C. Winegard PS students record The Diversity Song: Honouring respect, acceptance and Dr. Winegard

Posted June 26, 2019

Students at William C. Winegard Public School have written and recorded an original song celebrating diversity, unity and the late Dr. William Winegard.

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Celebrate diversity at the Shelburne Multicultural Day

Posted April 24, 2019

The Shelburne Multicultural Day event is being held on May 4 at Centre Dufferin District High School.

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Students, staff and parents – please take our voluntary Diversity Data Survey

Posted March 22, 2019

From March 22 to April 18, 2019, the Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a system-wide survey, to help the board understand the demographic makeup, diversity and ongoing needs of our student population.

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