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Beyond Borders program raises thousands for local and global charities

Posted June 15, 2022

Students enrolled in the UGDSB’s Beyond Borders experiential learning program executed and hosted a 3-day charity event, where they raised $40,000.

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Envision – Beyond Borders students host charity events

Posted May 30, 2022

Students enrolled in the UGDSB’s Beyond Borders experiential learning program are envisioning a better future for our local and global communities, through several charity events.

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Indigenous artists paint murals with students at Fred A. Hamilton PS

Posted May 25, 2022

Students at Fred A. Hamilton PS extended their appreciation to Indigenous educators and muralists, Michael ‘Cy’ Cywink and Gerry Ranger, after spending several days creating murals that would hang on the walls of their school for generations to come. 

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Multiple awards for Guelph CVI music department

Posted May 24, 2022

GCVI Music Teacher Dan Austin has been awarded the 2022 Musicfest Canada National Band Director Award.

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Students at WHSS win 2022 Wetland Centres of Excellence case study competition

Posted May 18, 2022

Zoë, Yuvika and Sydney won Ducks Unlimited Canada’s national Wetland Centres of Excellence case study competition.

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Schools at the UGDSB take up Green Legacy initiative

Posted May 12, 2022

Schools across the Upper Grand District School Board plan to leave a legacy of green behind by planting trees for future generations to enjoy. 

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UGDSB Cooperative Education Employer of the Week (May 9, 2022)

Posted May 9, 2022

Each week, the Upper Grand District School Board highlights a different employer or organization in our community that supports Upper Grand students through cooperative education. This week, Allgreen Tree Service.

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Secondary students at the UGDSB participate in Skills Ontario Competition

Posted May 6, 2022

On Wednesday May 4, secondary students in the Upper Grand District School Board participated and placed at the 2022 Skills Ontario Competition, which took place virtually this year. 

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Student at WSS selected to play at MusicFest Canada National Concert

Posted May 4, 2022

Student at Westside Secondary School successfully earned a spot with the Canadian Junior Honour Ensemble.

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UGDSB Cooperative Education Employer of the Week (May 2, 2022)

Posted May 2, 2022

Each week, the Upper Grand District School Board highlights a different employer or organization in our community that supports Upper Grand students through cooperative education. This week, Haynes Welding.

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