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UG community show up for 20th anniversary of Special Olympics

Posted May 17, 2024

UG students, staff and community partners – in collaboration with Wellington Catholic District School Board – showed up in mass to the 20th Anniversary of the Special Olympics Track and Field Day held at St. James Catholic High School. 

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May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia

Posted May 17, 2024

Today is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia (IDAHOTB) is observed on May 17th each year. It aims to raise awareness of the discrimination and violence experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) people worldwide.

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Athletes gear up for the 20th anniversary of Special Olympics Track and Field in the County of Wellington

Posted April 23, 2024

The 20th Anniversary of the Special Olympics Track and Field Day in the County of Wellington will be hosted on May 15, 2024 at St. James Catholic High School in Guelph.

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UG Community attends International Day of Pink event

Posted April 17, 2024

On Monday, April 15 students and staff filled the Arthur and Area Community Centre to attend an International Day of Pink Event hosted by the UGDSB’s Equity Team. 

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Centennial CVI celebrates Eid and South Asian New Year

Posted April 16, 2024

On April 12, 2024, Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute (CCVI) hosted a grand, school-wide Eid and South Asian New Year celebration.

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John F. Ross hosts global awareness symposium for student action

Posted March 8, 2024

Everyone has the power to make a difference in the world; which is what students at John F. Ross CVI learned at their school event for empowering youth action for world issues.

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UG students and staff celebrate Special Olympics Bocce

Posted March 5, 2024

Hundreds of student athletes from across the UGDSB came together on March 5, 2024, to participate in Special Olympics Bocce.

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UGDSB expands Project SEARCH partnership with YMCA of Three Rivers Guelph

Posted February 29, 2024

The Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB) is thrilled to announce it has partnered with the YMCA of Three Rivers Guelph as part of Project SEARCH. 

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Looking Back on Black Heritage, Black Brilliance and Black Futures month at the UG

Posted February 29, 2024

As February comes to an end, we remember that this month is more than just about history. In 2021, Upper Grand students and staff in their work to re-conceptualize Black History Month, ended up renaming it Black Heritage, Black Brilliance and Black Futures month.

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Students celebrate Lunar New Year at Westminster Woods PS

Posted February 12, 2024

Grade 6 students at Westminster Woods Public School are wishing their peers a happy Lunar New Year.

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