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GCVI class helps cleans Westwood’s gardens

Posted November 17, 2022

The gardens at Westwood Public School were plucked and pruned to perfection with the help of Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute’s Green Industries class. 

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CHSS reveals outdoor learning commons on school grounds

Posted October 14, 2022

Staff at College Heights Secondary School have revealed the school’s newly completed outdoor learning commons for students to use.

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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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Karen Acton named 2022 recipient of the Mike Elrick environmental award

Posted June 21, 2022

A former employee of the Upper Grand District School Board with laser-focus dedication to the environment, Karen Acton, is the recipient of this year’s Mike Elrick Environmental Leadership Award. 

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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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