Surveillance Cameras at School 

Posted October 17, 2019

We want to remind you that we have surveillance cameras on the school premises. These cameras act as deterrents to those thinking about damaging our school property as well as evidence in case we need to investigate any issues. You will notice there are stickers on our school …

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Remembrance Day Assembly –photos needed

Posted October 7, 2019

Remembrance Day Assembly
Monday, November 11th at 11:10 a.m.

Looking for Veteran Photos for our Tribute Video

Please submit to Mrs. Reddick by October 25th. Include Name and Title of Person

in the picture as well as the name of student …

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Posted September 18, 2019

MEETING         Central Public School Council

DATE               Thursday, September 19, 2019

LOCATION       School Library

TIME                6:30-8:00


Approval of Agenda
Approval of Previous Meeting Minutes
Principal’s Report
Treasurers Report
Overview of School Council Roles & 2019/2020 Elections
End of Year BBQ: Overview
September 25, …


Creating a Culture of Privacy

Posted September 13, 2019


All parents, guardian, and visitors to the school are reminded that the privacy of all our students must be maintained at all times.  We are ultimately responsible for the safety and security of our students and the security and confidentiality of our …

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Conflict vs. Bullying

Posted September 4, 2019

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We take all incidents of bullying seriously. If your child is the victim of bullying or sees bullying behaviour at school, please encourage him/her to speak with someone at school or use our board’s …

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School Organization

Posted September 4, 2019

September, 2019

Message from the Human Resources Department

Re: School Organizations

Schools have built class lists based on their tentative organizations. Changes may be necessary at your child(ren)’s school in order that our Board remain compliant with Ministry parameters (see below). Any changes would be implemented by Monday, September 16th. Principals …

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Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions

Posted September 1, 2019

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions

UGDSB Policy 518: Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions, outlines the roles and responsibilities for all in the educational community to support students with possible life-threatening medical conditions.  The prevalent medical conditions covered under this policy are Asthma, Anaphylaxis, Diabetes and Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders. If your child has one of …

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Suggestions from Public Health to help pack a balanced lunch.

Posted September 1, 2019


Information from Public Health Download

Children that eat well, learn well. A variety of food provides the energy and nutrients needed to pay attention, learn, grow and be active! Try to include at least one food item from each of these 4 …

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Let’s Celebrate Diversity!

Posted September 1, 2019

Let’s celebrate and/or acknowledge customs, traditions and days of significance from all around the world!

If you have a suggestion or idea, please contact your child’s teacher or Mrs. McMillan. 

Days of Significance

September 1
Al-Hirja New year

September 2
Labour Day
Canadian …

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A Message about Parking from the City of Guelph

Posted September 1, 2019

Welcome back to school!                                                                 September 3, 2019

City of Guelph Bylaw Officers continue to see challenges around some schools.

We would like to remind all new and returning parents on the rules about parking to make the back-to-school experience safe and easy for everyone.

If you need to drive, one way to ensure that your children make …

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Student Accident Insurance

Posted September 1, 2019

Reminder for parents/guardians: Accidents happen – be prepared with Student Accident Insurance

Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on and off 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 …

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Smoke and Vape-Free Environment

Posted September 1, 2019

The Upper Grand DSB provides a smoke and vape-free environment for its students, staff and others while on Board property, in accordance with the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and Board policy 208.  This policy refers to all forms of tobacco, and any processed form of tobacco that may be smoked, inhaled or chewed, …

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Welcome to 2019-2020 at Central Public School.

Posted August 29, 2019

Welcome In Multiple Languages

A warm welcome to the 2019-2020 academic year at Central Public School!  We look forward to the arrival of our students on September 3rd and the opportunity to support and nurture them on their learning journeys.

As a new member …

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June News

Posted June 4, 2019



We are moving into the last weeks of school. This time presents many wonderful activities for the students and families of Central.   

It was wonderful to see so many families out during our open house. Thanks to all our staff for their …

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May News

Posted May 2, 2019


Education and Mental Health week is designated the week of May 6th – 10th. This year’s theme is “Creating Our Future Together/Creons notre avenir ensemble”. Education Week in the UGDSB will officially open on Monday, May 6th at Centre Wellington District High School at 6:30pm.

May …

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April News

Posted April 1, 2019

Cheering Spring Quotes For Good Mood 3

The next weeks can bring changing weather from cold to warm to rain.  Be sure to continue to send your children with appropriate clothing and outdoor/indoor footwear.  We are all very excited about the opening of the playground …

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March News

Posted March 1, 2019


Here we are in March Central PS!  And we are kicking off the month with the Silent Auction.  This year the Silent Auction will be setup in the library. Hope to see many of you out!

Throughout the month of February the children were introduced to many valuable …

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February News

Posted January 31, 2019



Term 1 report cards will be coming home on Wednesday, February 20th.   Please return the signed slip to homeroom teachers by Monday, February 25th.  

The Upper Grand District School Board will be observing Family Day on Monday, February 18th so …

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January News

Posted January 7, 2019


December was a wonderful month of celebrations, time together and giving. Our ‘Giving Tree’ was beautifully decorated with hats, mitts, and socks.  All items were donated to Hope House House. Thank you to everyone who supported the Holiday Food drive.

Happy New Year!


Happy new …

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December News

Posted December 4, 2018



December promises to be an exciting month with many different celebrations to look forward to.

There are many holidays to celebrate this time of year.  

From the staff at Central we wish you all a happy and safe holiday season.  Enjoy time with …

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