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100% of schools in the Upper Grand DSB certify as an EcoSchool for the second year in a row!

Posted June 18, 2019

This year, all 76 elementary and secondary schools in the Upper Grand District School Board achieved certification with the Ontario EcoSchools program, joining a growing movement of 1,900 schools across the province.

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Aberfoyle PS participates in school-wide planting project

Posted May 31, 2019

Students and staff were dressed for the sunshine on May 31 and eager to participate in a school-wide planting project.

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UGLearnGreen: June 5 is World Environment Day!

Posted May 27, 2019

June 5 is World Environment Day where we learn that protecting the planet is everyone’s responsibility.

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Fred A. Hamilton PS students learn about soil health and conservation

Posted May 8, 2019

Science buddies at F.A. Hamilton Public School are learning about soil health and conservation through a cheeky project from the Soil Conservation Council of Canada.

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Kortright Hills PS teacher wins Energy Educator of the Year award

Posted May 8, 2019

Cathy Dykstra, a grade 5 teacher at Kortright Hills Public School, has been named the 2019 Classroom Energy Diet Challenge Energy Educator of the Year.

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CDDHS students learn about recycling through poster project

Posted May 6, 2019

Students at Centre Dufferin District High School are finding creative ways to encourage proper waste sorting and recycling at school.

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James McQueen PS celebrates Earth Day with unique art project

Posted May 2, 2019

James McQueen Public School celebrated Earth Day this April by engaging in a unique art project.

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UGLearnGreen: Celebrate Biological Diversity Day this May

Posted May 1, 2019

The United Nations has proclaimed May 22nd The International Day for Biological Diversity to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. 

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Going Glocal – Creating globally minded citizens with H2Awesome event

Posted April 30, 2019

The annual H2Awesome event was held at the University of Guelph on April 30.

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Parkinson Centennial Eco Club wins sustainability award

Posted April 30, 2019

Students and staff from Parkinson Centennial Public School are being recognized for their commitment to the environment.

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