On October 18, 2023, hundreds of grade 8 students from several Upper Grand District School Board schools attended a Career Pathways event at the Italian Canadian Club in Guelph.
Zoom zoom! This past Saturday, the Guelph CVI Electric Vehicle team, in partnership with Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM), competed at the University of Waterloo EV Challenge. Preparation for this event had been taking place since September.
Upper Grand DSB students have an opportunity to participate in an Indigenous Youth Skilled Trades Training Program. This hands-on program is open to self-identified grade 12 Indigenous students.
From November 22 to November 24, grade 8 students visited CHSS for their Grade 8 Visit Day.
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.
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute’s (GCVI) SHSM electric car was on display at the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE).
An employee of the Upper Grand District School Board has been recognized for his outstanding contributions to technology in Ontario schools.
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.
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).
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.