Last week, students and staff at Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute (CCVI) let their lights shine as they commenced their Diwali Dinner and Dance with a candle lighting ceremony.
The Upper Grand District School Board is excited to announce it has hired Alicia Ralph as the UGDSB’s Human Rights and Equity Advisor (HREA).
We are saddened by the act of hate that unfolded at the University of Waterloo on Wednesday, June 28, 2023. Our thoughts go to the victims of this Homophobic and Transphobic attack and to the entire 2SLGBTQIA+ community. These events remind us that learning institutions everywhere need to be places that promote inclusivity and acceptance, and are safe spaces for all.
Congratulations to Centre Wellington District High School teacher, Alanna King and her project partner, journalist Sarah Trick, for being the recipients of The Michener Awards Foundation Fellowship.
Congratulations to Centre Wellington District High School (CWDHS) which was awarded the Team Canada Olympic Day Grant for empowering girls and gender-diverse students through the introduction of powerlifting and Olympic weightlifting programs.
Grade 6 students at Ken Danby Public School have been hard at work this year seeking opportunities to dismantle racism and oppression in the school community.
June 1st marks the start of Pride Month, a celebration and learning of 2SLGBTQIA+ people, history and futures.
This week, the Upper Grand District School Board and our schools across the region are kicking off Pride Month. During the month of June and throughout the year, the UGDSB supports 2SLGBTQIA+ staff, students and their families by celebrating the joy of identity and centering 2SLGBTQIA+ histories, contributions and excellence.
With Pride Month right around the corner, students at the UGDSB got a head start at celebrating by throwing a concert performance for Pride and inclusion.
On Friday May 19, Centennial CVI celebrated its second annual Culture Day. It was a beautiful day with students showcasing different foods, fashion, music, dance and more.