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Important information regarding WHY Survey – a joint survey between UGDSB and WDG Public Health

Posted November 8, 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. 

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Why Climate Survey

Posted November 4, 2019

Dear Parent or Guardian,

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has partnered with Upper Grand District School Board to conduct a survey in your child’s school. All students in Grades 4 through 12 will be asked to complete this survey. Completion of the survey is not required for your child’s schooling and it …

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Happy Halloween! See the November newsletter.

Posted October 31, 2019

We had a great start to the day with our Halloween parade and dance in the gym!

A reminder that today is the last day to order subs for November on schoolcashonline.com.

Tomorrow is a PA Day and there is no school for students.

Please see the attached November newsletter that highlights all of the important details …

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Orangeville/Dufferin and Erin Secondary French Immersion (FI) Impact Assessment

Posted October 25, 2019

An Orangeville/Dufferin and Erin French Immersion (FI) Impact Assessment – Initiation Report was approved by the Board on October 22, 2019.

The impact assessment will consider secondary programming in Orangeville, Dufferin and Erin including; the history of FI, enrolment, cohort sizes, and participation and retention rate information.  Consideration will be given to secondary FI …

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Halloween Dance

Posted October 18, 2019

Please see the attached flyer for an upcoming Halloween event!

Oct 31st, students may wear black/orange or a costume of their choice that is appropriate free from discrimination and does not have a weapon.

Halloween Flyer

Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians 

Posted October 3, 2019

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

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Happy October 1st!

Posted October 1, 2019

We have had a great first month of school! Please note, now that we have settled into a routine, Kindergarten students will not be dismissed until after 3:15 pm and Grade 1-6 at 3:20 pm. Thank you for signing out your child in the front foyer and also picking up quickly to make space …

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School Bullying Prevention Plan 2019

Posted September 27, 2019

Please see the attached Bullying Prevention Plan for Brisbane.

Sept 25th Update

Posted September 25, 2019

We are so excited for our Annual Meet the Teacher BBQ happening tomorrow evening 5-7 pm! Please check your children’s agendas as they will have tickets that will have come home yesterday or today, or will be in your child’s classroom. The tickets will be for the food and raffle, and please bring those …

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Sept 23rd Update

Posted September 23, 2019

We hope you had a great weekend!

Meet The Teacher night is this Thursday Sept 26th from 5-7 pm! School Cash Online is available until midnight tonight to pre-purchase food and basket raffle tickets for the BBQ, very limited quantities of food will be available for purchase at the event. All staff look forward to …

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Welcome Back!!

Posted August 29, 2019

First Day of School

We hope you had a wonderful summer holiday!!

We are all excited to welcome back and meet our new students on Tuesday Sept 3rd! All students will meet outside on the yard after 8:30 am to meet their teacher. Please do not call the school to inquire about class placements …

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What you need to know to register your child for school

Posted August 12, 2019

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.

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Time Spent on the School Bus

Posted February 26, 2019

Do you feel that your child spends too much time on the bus in the morning and/or afternoon? If so, you can request non-door side pickup/drop off. Non Door Side Bus Drop Off Information (PDF)