The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.
We are happy to announce that the YMCA-YWCA of Guelph is running an after-school program next year for JK-grade 3 students at Brant Ave! Registration forms are available in the office. If you have questions about the program, please contact Vanessa Wiatr-Fraser at the YMCA-YWCA at 519-824-5150.
Our May Newsletter is available here: https://tinyurl.com/MayBrant19
Highlights include info about after-school programs, Mental Health week, and Jump Rope for Heart.
Our April 2019 Newsletter is available here: https://tinyurl.com/April19Brant
Highlights include a link to the Diversity Survey, important dates this month, and some great Mental Health tips.
From March 22 to April 18, 2019, the Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a system-wide survey, to help the board understand the demographic makeup, diversity and ongoing needs of our student population.
Our February 2019 Newsletter is available here: https://tinyurl.com/Feb19Brant
Our December holiday concerts were a great success. Thank you to all of the families for their support, the staff for their hard work, and the students for sharing their amazing talents.
The December …
Our December Newsletter is now available here: https://tinyurl.com/Dec18Brant
Our November 2018 Newsletter can be read online here: https://tinyurl.com/Nov18Brant
Highlights include: Progress Reports and Bullying Awareness Week
The afternoon shift for the adult crossing guard at Victoria Road North and St. Patrick Catholic School has been changed from 3:05-3:40 to 3:05-3:30. The new shift will start on Monday, October 22nd.
The Upper Grand District School Board has been testing for lead in school drinking water since 2007. New provincial testing requirements came into effect July 2017, which increase the amount of sampling that is required. The Ontario drinking water quality standard for lead is 10 micrograms per litre. This standard is based on a …
Walk to School Day is October 3rd! Students, parents and guardians are welcome to join some special guests at 8:15 at Ferndale Park for a group walk to school. More information can be found here
Our October 2018 Newsletter can be read online here: https://tinyurl.com/Oct18brant
Highlights include: Orange Shirt Day, Parent Council Chocolate Bar Fundraiser, Walk-to-School Day and Indigo Adopt-a-School.
Dear parents and guardians,
We are writing to you to address some of the questions and concerns we have received regarding changes to the Health and Physical Education Curriculum. As you may know, the Government of Ontario has directed all school boards across the province to use the re-issued 2010 Health and Physical Education Curriculum …
Welcome back! Our September 2018 Newsletter can be read online here: https://tinyurl.com/Sept18brant
It will also be sent home in hard copy on the first day of school.
Use this map to plan a walking or wheeling route to school! The map shows safety features such as traffic lights and crosswalks.
The map also shows suggested “walk a block” locations. These locations are areas where on street parking is allowed. If you need to drive to the school, consider parking in these …
The City Guelph installed a new pedestrian crossover in the neighbourhood over the summer on Woodlawn Street East at Atto Drive. Pedestrian crossovers are different from standard crosswalks. More information here