News & Announcements

Commencement Thurs June 27th @ 6:30 pm

Grads – Please pickup your Commencement Invitation & 2 Guest Tickets in the Main Office – Please bring your $15 – If your Cap & Gown Fee is still owing! Commencement is Thurs June 27th 6:30 pm at Lakeside Church,  7654 Conservation Rd, Guelph, ON N1H 6J1 – We want to see you there!!

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions – Policy 518

If there are no significant changes needed for your child’s Plan of Care complete this form:

If there are new or significant changes please complete the applicable forms:

Construction Notice

♦  Construction work is coming to College Avenue between Edinburgh Rd South & Scottsdale Dr.  Work will start on April 17th and will be completed by the end of July, weather permitting. College Avenue will be restricted to one lane in each direction. Drivers should expect delays. The westbound bike lane will be closed during construction. Sidewalks will remain open. More information can be found by clicking here.

♦  Construction work is coming to Oak St between Rickson Ave and Gordon St Work will start on April 23rd & will be completed by early July, weather permitting. Oak St. will be reduced to one lane. More info:

Free dental care for children/youth (17 & younger)

Please see the attached Newsletter from Public Health about Dental Health. April 2019_Public Health School Newsletter Insert For Parents_Elem And Sec

Course Selection

Course Selection 2019- 2020 Course Calendar 2019 20 Final

Pathways Planning/Course Selection  Course Selection_Pathways Planning At CCVI Shared Version 2019 20

Inclement Weather

Weather conditions occasionally cause bus & taxi transportation to be delayed or cancelled and, or for the schools to be closed. 

Be an International Student Homestay Family

Homestay is an integral part of the experience in studying abroad.  The UGDSB – International Student Program works closely with various homestay service providers through the year. We are very appreciative of the families who provide homestay for our students.   Due to increased interest in our programs (February and September intakes) one of our associates is currently looking to add more families to their roster. For more information on becoming a homestay family in our communities please contact:  Canada Homestay Network   1-877-441-4443 ext. 2176 

Students & Parents -Info on Cannabis Legalization

Cannabis is already part of the High School Health Education Curriculum, along with alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. The legal age to use, purchase, or possess alcohol, tobacco, or cannabis is 19. Being impaired at school is not acceptable, no matter what the substance. (more…)

Do You Want to Host a CCVI International Student?

MLI is currently recruiting new host families for international students while they attend Centennial.  Compensation and support is provided. If interested please contact :

Rustann Steele-Yeo, Coordinator (CCVI /CWDHS)  Mobile: (226) 971-2856


Please pay your $50 Spartan Fee.  That is $25 for your student fee and $25 for your yearbook.  You may pay by cheque or cash in the main office.

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions

If your child has a life threatening condition – Please look at the Life-Threatening information on our website as per the New UGDSB Policy.  Please complete the appropriate form(s) and submit to the office ASAP!  Policy 518 – New June 2018

The Upper Grand App

The Board has created “The Upper Grand App” for mobile phones. This App automatically pulls news from school websites.  As a parent, if you have kids attending multiple schools, you can turn on the news feed from one or several schools.  Our Centennial news feed to the App will include News and Announcements, Calendar of Upcoming Events, and Twitter from our school website.  Here is the “How-To” link

Centennial Spartan Wear Online Store

Spartans now you can purchase school wear for any sport or club.  Free Shipping during the school year. Visit the website below and start shopping!!

Summer School 2019

Posted May 2, 2019

Summer School: Instructions are on "Classroom" - Student Access using (link: Deadline to apply is June 18/2019

Water Testing

Posted October 2, 2018

The Upper Grand District School Board has been testing for lead in school drinking water since 2007. The Ontario drinking water quality standard for lead is 10 micrograms per litre. This standard is based on a national guideline set by Health Canada.  For your information we are publishing the successful Lab Results for Centennial CVI showing that the water is safe. The water continues to be tested regularly and frequently.   …

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Student Accident Insurance – Information for Parents

Posted September 19, 2018

Reminder for parents/guardians: Accidents happen – be prepared with Student Accident Insurance.  Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on school premises during school activities.  Accidents can and do happen and the costs involved might not be fully covered by Provincial Health Care or employer group insurance plans. The Upper Grand District School Board is empowered under The Education Act to offer Accident and Life Insurance for students.   …

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Health and Physical Education Letter for Parents

Posted September 4, 2018

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 (Grades 1-8). Since all school boards are required to teach the curriculum that is approved …

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UGDSB Threat Risk Assessment /Suicide Protocol Notification

Posted August 30, 2018

Threat Risk Asssessment And Suicide Protocol Notification 2018 Sept

CCVI Healthy Breakfast and Snack Program

Posted December 1, 2017

Parents, Business Owners, Members of our community:  We are looking for support – monetary or by means of in-kind donations – to our student nutrition program so that every student has the opportunity to thrive and learn.  Having a healthy start to a student’s school day is one of the most important factors in creating tomorrow’s leaders.  Centennial CVI addresses the issue of student hunger by …

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High School Dental Screening Pilot – Promotional Info

Posted October 24, 2017

Public Health is offering free dental screenings to high school students at our school this year from October to April. A Registered Dental Hygienist and Certified Dental Assistant will be available the 2nd Thursday of each month from 9:30 to 11:30 am. No appointment is necessary. Interested students can stop by the Wellness Centre to have their teeth checked and their questions answered about oral health and dental care.  If you …

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Posted September 19, 2017

Please note where your child can be dropped off and picked up safely. Safe and easy student drop off and pick up lane allows all school buses to enter the parking lot & advance to the bus drop off/pick up zone. The driveway to the parking lot is now one way only. When Parents drop off students they must enter the driveway – immediately turn to the left and pull as …


First Nation, Métis, Inuit Self-identification

Posted September 15, 2017

If you are a member of a First Nation, the Métis or the Inuit, then please consider self-identifying.  Self-identification helps in several ways: Students will have access to more culturally relevant programming and opportunities for unique cultural and academic experiences. The school system will have an opportunity to focus efforts and resources, as well as an increased …

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