News & Announcements

Summer Mental Health Supports

Mental health supports are available to students over the summer. If your child or youth needs mental health support over the summer, please call and leave a voice mail at 519-822-4420 ext 588. We have Mental Health Clinicians available and voicemails will be checked regularly from July 2 to August 30. Please note that this is not a crisis line. Learn more on the board website. 

 

Asymptomatic COVID-19 testing available to our school on May 6 and 8

Posted April 28, 2021

Asymptomatic COVID-19 testing is available for all students and their family members and staff from our school on May 6 and 8, 2021. 

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Draft school year calendars for 2021-22 approved

Posted April 28, 2021

At the Board Meeting held on April 27, 2021, trustees approved draft school year calendars for the 2021-2022 school year for elementary and secondary schools in the Upper Grand DSB. The draft calendars will now be submitted to the Ministry of Education for final approval.

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School Council Meeting, Tuesday, April 27th, 6:30 pm

Posted April 27, 2021

Please join us for our School Council Meeting, tomorrow at 6:30pm.  We will be discussing the tennis court space next door to the school, and our Board planner, Ruchika Angrish will be joining us to demonstrate how to make a participant request to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) formerly ...

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Talking About Mental Health: May 2021

Posted April 27, 2021

Talking About Mental Health: May 2021 Let’s talk about AUTONOMY Autonomy, our theme for May, is our ability to make decisions and have a say in the direction of our lives.  Autonomy helps with the development of independence and trust and is an important part of our individual growth and development.  As ...

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Environmental News

Posted April 27, 2021

Monthly Environmental Activities to help celebrate our planet        May 22nd is International Biodiversity Day! It is vital to teach our children to respect and take care of the environment. Celebrate Biological Diversity Day on May 22nd! The United Nations has proclaimed May 22 The International Day for Biological Diversity to increase understanding ...

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Math Website for Families

Posted April 27, 2021

Math Website for Families The elementary curriculum department invites families to come and explore a new math website for Parents and Guardians called, Games and Activities that Support Mathematical Thinking at Home. The site is full of parent/guardian resources and activities you may use at home to strengthen foundational numeracy skills ...

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Update regarding remote learning resuming April 19

Posted April 15, 2021

Information for families regarding the resumption of remote learning on April 19, including information for students in specialized DD class placements.

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All UGDSB schools to remain in remote learning following Spring Break

Posted April 12, 2021

On Monday April 12, 2021, the provincial government announced that all Ontario schools would participate in remote learning following the April Break.

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All UGDSB schools directed to shift to remote learning effective Wed. April 7

Posted April 5, 2021

The UGDSB has been notified by Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health that Public Health’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Nicola Mercer, will issue an Order, directing all schools within the WDG region to shift to remote learning effective Wednesday April 7, 2021.

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#UGUmbrella – This April we are looking at Intrinsic Motivation

Posted March 30, 2021

April’s Umbrella Project theme is “Intrinsic Motivation.” For those who are unsure exactly what that means, intrinsic motivation is the act of doing something without an external reward.  

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Spring Food Drive March 25th to April 9th!

Posted March 29, 2021

Food Drive ImageCheetahs do your part to help us reach our goal of 450 items to donate to the Guelph Food Bank.  Bring your items in to your class teacher and we will send them to the Guelph Food Bank.  If we reach ...

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Information about elementary graduation celebrations

Posted March 26, 2021

Due to on-going COVID-19 restrictions around large gatherings and physical distancing, UGDSB elementary schools will not be able to hold traditional in-person graduation ceremonies this spring. This includes both indoor and outdoor ceremonies. 

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