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Students and staff invited to Skills Ontario virtual Women in Skilled Trades and Technology Conference

Posted April 23, 2020

Skills Ontario is offering a free virtual Women in Skilled Trades and Technology Conference.

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UGDSB students are invited to learn the benefits of a summer co-op

Posted February 18, 2020

The Upper Grand District School Board is offering grade 12 students the opportunity to apply for a summer co-op in the skilled trades.

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CHSS students become first high school students in Ontario to get HAAS CNC Operator certification

Posted December 3, 2019

Two students from College Heights Secondary School have successfully completed the HAAS CNC Operator certification.

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Grade 8 students in the UGDSB get a taste of high school

Posted November 28, 2019

Students in grade 8 have been getting a taste of what high school will be like through the secondary school Grade 8 Days.

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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 students win gold at Skills Canada Nationals

Posted May 30, 2019

Jade and Kyle, both students at Centre Wellington DHS in Fergus, travelled to Halifax this week for the Nationals, after winning gold at the provincial Skills Ontario competition.

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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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UGDSB students explore career options at Build a Dream event

Posted April 16, 2019

On April 2, 2019, Build a Dream transformed Bingemans Conference Centre into a career pathway exhibition.

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