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SHSM students focus on workplace wellness at certification workshop

Posted October 15, 2019

SHSM students from three Upper Grand DSB high schools took part in a one-of-a-kind workshop and certification program focused on workplace wellness.

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CWDHS students help local non-profit sailing club

Posted October 10, 2019

Centre Wellington District High School students are helping a local not-for-profit, putting their specialized skills to work. 

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SHSM students complete inaugural Skid Steer & Excavator training program

Posted October 8, 2019

Guelph students enrolled in Specialist High Skills Major programs have taken another positive step toward bolstering their employability following high school.

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UGDSB invites students to Build a Dream Young Women expo

Posted September 30, 2019

Build a Dream and the Upper Grand District School Board are inviting female students and those who identify as female to the Build a Dream Young Women and Parent/Guardian Career Discover Expo.

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Take Tech: UGDSB Career Pathways take students from the classroom to meaningful careers

Posted June 28, 2019

Did you know there are great pathways for students starting in high school that lead to awesome careers in the skilled trades?

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UGDSB pathways planning at work – a student’s co-op leads to career

Posted June 21, 2019

A former Upper Grand District School Board student credits her pathways planning and co-op placement when she was in school for helping her start her career.

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GCVI receives multiple awards at University of Waterloo Electric Vehicle Challenge

Posted May 30, 2019

A year of hard work has paid off for Guelph CVI’s Electric Vehicle Team. On Saturday May 25, GCVI SHSM students competed at the Waterloo Electric Vehicle Challenge.

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Secondary students meet employers at Youth Employment Opportunity Fair

Posted May 14, 2019

Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Catholic District School Board students in grades 11 and 12 met with eager employers at the 3rd annual Youth Employment Opportunity Fair on May 14.

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Hundreds of eager job seekers from across Guelph-Wellington-Dufferin to benefit from employment fair

Posted May 13, 2019

Students who are completing grade 11 and 12 will gain connections to local employers who are hiring for seasonal or longer-term positions.

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Secondary students compete for the top spots at regional Skills Canada competition

Posted April 5, 2019

Secondary students with the Upper Grand District School Board have been busy since February participating in Skills Canada challenges with the goal of advancing to the Provincial Skills competition.

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