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The College Heights’ School Council is pleased to host an informative session put on by the Guelph Police Service and Guelph-Wellington Crime Stoppers.
Parents and teens are invited to join us …
MINDFULNESS PRESENTATION WITH JENNIFER BRIGHTON
The College Heights S.S. School Council is hosting a Parents Reaching Out Spring Speaker event on Saturday, May 11 at 10:00 a.m. Jennifer Brighton, a local psychotherapist and author, will be speaking on the topic of Mindfulness. Jennifer will discuss the basic elements of Mindfulness, mindful parenting, and how we can invite our children and teens to experiment with mindful meditation. Jennifer will lead participants …
Construction work is coming to Oak Street between Rickson Avenue and Gordon Street. Work will start on April 23rd and will be completed by early July, weather permitting. Oak Street will be reduced to one lane. Drivers should expect delays. Pedestrian access will be maintained. More information can be found by clicking here.
Construction work is coming to College Avenue between Edinburgh Road South and Scottsdale Drive. 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.
The 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on March 19, 2019.
This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work plan priorities. The LTAP review report also provides the status of the 5-year work plan priorities identified for 2018-2022.
From March 22 to April 18, 2019, the Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a system-wide survey, to help the board understand the demographic makeup, diversity and ongoing needs of our student population.
Parent Teacher Interviews are to be held on Thursday, March 28th 2019 from 6:30pm - 8:00pm. To book an appointment please click on the following link https://webapp.ugdsb.on.ca/pti/
Report Cards were sent home with students on Thursday, February 14, 2019.
Check out the article with more information on this amazing program. https://www.ugdsb.ca/blog/college-heights-ss-launches-pilot-program-for-incoming-grade-8-students/
Visit https://www.ugdsb.ca/blog/grade-8-students-gain-valuable-hands-on-experiences-at-chss/ for the full story.
GUELPH, Ontario – Students at College Heights Secondary School participated in a school-wide contest earlier this year to compete for the best original 3D-printed design. The contest began in October in the CHSS library and was sponsored by the school’s SHSM team. See full details at https://www.ugdsb.ca/blog/chss-students-create-original-designs-with-3d-printer/
Visit https://www.stwdsts.ca/ for bus delay and cancellation information. You can also log in to find any route/time changes.
Stay up to date by visiting the Paperless Communications section of our website. There is a link for Daily Announcements in case you miss them in the morning. There is also a link for the Weekly Bulletin. This has the weekly happenings of the school as well as the Hospitality Menu.
Student Fees ($30) and Yearbook Fees ($30) can be paid online HERE. Yearbooks from LAST YEAR can be picked up from Ms. Schaffer.
The Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a strategic review of secondary school education across the district.