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Students at Taylor Evans PS have a lesson in empathy and kindness 

Posted April 8, 2021

Earlier this year, students in Lisa Enright Cornish’s junior/intermediate MID class looked at empathy and kindness.  

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Students at Aberfoyle PS work on kindness project

Posted April 1, 2021

Grade 6, 7 and 8 students in Jamie Skeoch’s class at Aberfoyle Public School have been working hard on kindness projects this year.

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Eramosa PS students spread kindness through out the school with ‘Shout-Out’ tickets

Posted March 22, 2021

Students at Eramosa Public School have been busy spreading kindness to their peers this school year.

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Guelph Lake PS collects over 400 kgs of food in one day

Posted December 16, 2020

Guelph Lake Public School ran a one-day food drive campaign on December 15 and collected hundreds of kilograms of food for the Guelph Food Bank.

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Mitchell Woods PS adapt annual winter fundraiser 

Posted December 9, 2020

Every year, the Mitchell Woods Public School Student Council organizes a food and clothing drive for the West Willow Village Neighbourhood Group. 

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Salem PS sends backpacks to Iqaluit, Nunavut  

Posted December 1, 2020

Students and staff at Salem Public School have been busy gathering items to send backpacks full of school supplies to students in Iqaluit, Nunavut.  

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Grade 7 and 8 students at Island Lake PS send letters of thanks to frontline workers 

Posted November 27, 2020

Grade 7 and 8 students in Stacey Manzerolle and Mardell Miller’s classrooms recently took part in an activity to thank the frontline workers who have been so dedicated to the Orangeville community during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

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Two UGDSB students organize street food drives 

Posted November 26, 2020

Earlier this year, Credit Meadows Elementary School grade 7 student Jaylen decided to give back to the community by organizing a food drive with his father, Orangeville District Secondary School Teacher Koven Padayachee. Quickly this idea of a street-based food drive blossomed into something more.  

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Ross R MacKay PS shares messages of kindness during Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Posted November 20, 2020

Students and staff at Ross R MacKay Public School were busy this week creating messages of kindness to share in a mosaic at the end of Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week.

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Headwaters Health donates gloves to UGDSB 

Posted September 11, 2020

 In a generous act of community, Headwaters Health Care Centre has made a reciprocal donation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Upper Grand District School Board.

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