The province has ordered all publicly funded schools in Ontario to close for two weeks following March Break, in response to the emergence in Ontario of COVID-19. As a result, Upper Grand DSB schools will be closed from March 14 to April 5, 2020.
With March Break approaching, many families and staff have questions about international travel and precautions required upon returning from travel. A letter with travel advice from Public Health is posted on the UGDSB website.
City staff will be conducting site reviews for the next few weeks all across the city. Staff will be at some current adult crossing guard locations and at other locations where there has been a request for an adult guard. Site reviews are completed prior to scheduling a field study.
All staff will have a …
An adult school crossing guard is needed for the mid-block crossing at Victoria Road North in front of St. Patrick Catholic School Mon-Fri 8:15-8:40 a.m. and 3:05-3:30 p.m. Please contact the City if interested: [email protected] or visit: guelph.ca/careers.
Information for UGDSB parents and guardians regarding coronavirus.
Please read for important information about the impact current provincial job action will have on elementary Term 1 report cards.
Please read for important information about student transportation (busing) communication during a strike that results in the closure of schools to students.
The French Immersion on-time application deadline has been extended to Monday January 20, 2020, at 4 p.m.
Registration for new UGDSB JK and SK students for September 2020 will take place at your child’s home school from January 7-17, 2020.
Our January 2020 Newsletter is available here: https://tinyurl.com/Jan20Brant
Our December 2019 Newsletter is available here: https://tinyurl.com/Dec19Brant
The Upper Grand District School Board is hosting four Kindergarten registration INFORMATION nights in November and December 2019.
This year Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health are collecting information on student health and well-being from youth, parents and school staff. The Well-Being and Health Youth Surveys are designed to help us understand how well we are doing creating safe, welcoming, and inclusive environments in our schools. It also provides important information about the physical and mental health of youth in our area.
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has partnered with our School Board to conduct the WHY Survey for staff, students, and parents.
We are asking parents to complete their survey here: http://is.gd/WHYparent
Students will be completing their survey at School.
If you want more information OR if you DON’T want your child completing the survey at …
Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action.
We have a new App for communication. Please go to https://tinyurl.com/BrantSchoolMessenger for more information. If you have any problems, please let us know.