On August 12, four-time Paralympic Champion, Patrick Anderson visited Centre Wellington District High School to film an inspirational and instructional video about wheelchair basketball.
William C. Winegard PS students record The Diversity Song: Honouring respect, acceptance and Dr. Winegard
Students at William C. Winegard Public School have written and recorded an original song celebrating diversity, unity and the late Dr. William Winegard.
Upper Grand District School Board students in grades 5-12 spent the day celebrating and learning at the Rainbow Leadership Summit on June 4.
Students and staff at Mono-Amaranth Public School are celebrating kindness through the school’s Kind Club.
Upper Grand District School Board staff and students have been hard at work preparing for June’s Rainbow Leadership Summit and this year a different approach was taken to reach out to student LGBTQ+ and GSA groups in the UGDSB.
Students at Paisley Road Public School were given an amazing opportunity to further their learning in inclusion and accessibility through a very special guest visit.
On December 5, students at John F. Ross CVI had the incredible experience of hearing a first-hand account of the horrors of the Holocaust from Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter.
Students and staff in the Upper Grand District School Board joined their voices to stand up to bullying during Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week.
The Upper Grand District School Board honoured Orange Shirt Day this year on October 1. Orange Shirt Day is an opportunity for everyone to come together in the spirit of reconciliation and to keep discussing openly all aspects of residential schools, something the Upper Grand DSB does throughout the year.
Hundreds of Upper Grand youth were encouraged to find their voice at a powerful conference for LGBTQ youth.