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DREAM Dufferin to showcase career options in the trades at demo event

Posted September 7, 2022

DREAM Dufferin in partnership with the Upper Grand District School Board is putting on a free interactive trades event to showcase the multitude of options in a trades career path.

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Guelph CVI showcases electric car at CNE

Posted September 6, 2022

Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute’s (GCVI) SHSM electric car was on display at the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE).  

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UGDSB staff member awarded provincial leadership in technology award

Posted June 8, 2022

An employee of the Upper Grand District School Board has been recognized for his outstanding contributions to technology in Ontario schools.

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UGDSB students take home gold at Skills Canada Nationals 2022

Posted June 3, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board had seven high schools participate in the Skills qualifying, provincial, and national competitions this year. Four students headed to the National Skills competition.

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Summer Camp for students in grades 6-8 hosted at Minto-Clifford PS and Wellington Heights SS

Posted May 20, 2022

 This July, the Upper Grand DSB is offering free Summer Camps focused on coding and construction. These camps are open to all UGDSB students in Grades 6-8 (coding) and Grade 7-8 (construction). 

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Secondary students at the UGDSB participate in Skills Ontario Competition

Posted May 6, 2022

On Wednesday May 4, secondary students in the Upper Grand District School Board participated and placed at the 2022 Skills Ontario Competition, which took place virtually this year. 

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Students at Centennial CVI win a NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing

Posted April 7, 2022

Congratulations are in order to Centennial CVI students Victoria and Emma for winning a NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC). 

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Opportunity for female-identifying students and recent grads – Future in Trades Program

Posted January 7, 2022

Linamar is hosting a “Future in Trades Program” for female-identifying students and recent graduates interested in pursuing a career in the skilled trades or technology.

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CWDHS students place in top 10 at national cybersecurity competition

Posted May 25, 2021

Students at Centre Wellington District High School recently competed in the CyberTitan National Student Cybersecurity competition.

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UGDSB students take home medals during the annual Skills Ontario competition

Posted May 13, 2021

This year, Centre Wellington District High School saw ten competitors compete and Erin District High School saw one competitor compete virtually at the provincial level.

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