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Students at WHSS win 2022 Wetland Centres of Excellence case study competition

Posted May 18, 2022

Zoë, Yuvika and Sydney won Ducks Unlimited Canada’s national Wetland Centres of Excellence case study competition.

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Schools at the UGDSB take up Green Legacy initiative

Posted May 12, 2022

Schools across the Upper Grand District School Board plan to leave a legacy of green behind by planting trees for future generations to enjoy. 

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Annual H2Awesome! water conference wraps-up on Earth Day 

Posted April 22, 2022

The annual H2Awesome! water conference wraps up the 5-week event on Earth Day. This year’s theme: “Water is…”

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Abundance of Keynote Speakers for the 2022 H2Awesome! Conference

Posted March 21, 2022

Students will be able to enjoy presentations virtually for the 2022 H2Awesome! “Water is…” Conference, from World Water Day to Earth Day.

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UGDSB participates in ‘Embracing Winter’ Challenge

Posted February 10, 2022

Elementary schools across the UGDSB participate in a variety of outside activities for the Embracing Winter Challenge.

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Fred A. Hamilton PS awarded WWF ‘Go Wild’ grant

Posted February 3, 2022

Students and staff are going wild over how they will use their grant for their pollinator garden.

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UGDSB participates in annual Winter Walk Day on February 2

Posted January 26, 2022

Get ready to walk, skip, or wheel to or at school this annual Winter Walk Day.

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December 10 is Human Rights Day

Posted December 9, 2021

Human Rights Day calls on everyone to stand up for someone’s rights. It starts with each of us. Step forward and defend the rights of someone whose voice is not being heard. Recognize that human rights include the right for everyone to have access to clean water, unpolluted air and healthy food.

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UGLearnGreen: ‘Buy Nothing Day’ brings awareness to over-consumption

Posted November 25, 2021

Buy Nothing Day falls on November 26 this year. It’s a day to bring awareness and examine the issue of over-consumption in our society. 

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UGLearnGreen: CWDHS holds Sustainable Style Swap

Posted October 29, 2021

On Thursday October 28, 2021, Centre Wellington District High School held its first Sustainable Style Swap.

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