News & Announcements

Summer Office Hours

Posted July 9, 2018

The school office hours for this summer are as follows: Monday - Thursday 8:00 - 3:00 Friday - closed Have a safe and happy summer.

Report Cards and Year Books

Posted July 9, 2018

All Report Cards were mailed out Friday, July 6. Yearbooks will be available for pickup on Wednesday, August 29 during timetable pickup and in September.

Our hearts are saddened at the loss of one of our own

Posted July 4, 2018

It is with great sadness that we inform the CHSS community of the sudden loss  of Kimberley Brunet, who passed away from natural causes on the weekend.
A go-fund me page has been set up to help the family with funeral arrangements at https://ca.gofundme.com/kimi039s-funeral . Details regarding the funeral arrangements can be found HERE

College Heights SS students take skills learned into the classroom into summer employment

Posted July 3, 2018

Two Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) welding students from College Heights Secondary School have a unique opportunity to gain skills and employment in the field this summer.

SHSM is a specialized program that allows students to focus their learning on a specific economic sector while still meeting the requirement of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma. The SHSM program helps students in their transition from secondary school to apprenticeship training, college, university …

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Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted June 8, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) will be presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on June 12, 2018. Pin The meeting starts at 7 pm in the boardroom at the Guelph Board Office, 500 Victoria Road N, Guelph.

The final report has considered the feedback received during the second phase of public engagement conducted throughout May. The LTAP Final …

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CHSS 50th Reunion Event

Posted May 30, 2018

October 20, 2018

Open House at CHSS from 11am – 3pm; Diner and Dance 5pm – 12am; Dance Only 7:30pm – 12am

Dinner and Dance tickets are $60/each and can be purchased at http://bit.ly/CHSS50Dinner
Dance Only tickets are $15/each and can be purchased at http://bit.ly/CHSS50DANCE

If you are not able to purchase tickets online, call 519-821-4510 X 464 or stop by the …

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College Heights Gets Involved!

Posted April 30, 2018

Check out how our students are getting involved with the community! https://www.ugdsb.ca/blog/ccvi-chss-tech-and-shsm-students-complete-projects-for-local-sailing-club/

Public Health eBulletin for February 2018

Posted February 4, 2018

Check out the latest edition of the Guelph Public Health eBulletin: Public Health E Bulletin Feburary 2018_UGDSB

Check Out Tech @ Heights!

Posted February 3, 2018

We are offering many different Tech Courses at College Heights!

Check out our latest student interview videos, including:

Computer Technology Course and Hospitality – Bakery Course.

These students explain their many experiences encountered in these great courses!

VEX Robotics 2017

More to come!

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College Heights Virtual Tour

Posted December 22, 2017

Take our virtual tour of CHSS This is our student developed 360 virtual tour, photographed and mapped out by Jackie Ly. Check out the layout of the school and visit our tech shops to become familiar with the facilities that are available to all of our students. Find the link on the top of the right column of our home page.

Using My Blueprint

Posted December 19, 2017

This web-based planning tool is a great way for students to plan their high school courses and beyond.   Students can use this tool for goal setting, career planning, and post-secondary planning.  Along with these great resources, students also use the My Blueprint Education Planner to complete course selection. For more information, check out http://www.myblueprint.ca/uppergrand.  

Students will need …

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The Immunization School Pupils Act

Posted December 8, 2017

As this applies to College Heights Secondary School, the Public Health Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph department is committed to helping you update your vaccination records to avoid suspension from school. College Heights ISPA Process Overview  Read for more information about how you can update your vaccination records.

Our SHSM Students Get On-The-Job Training

Posted November 23, 2017

Forklift Training 2017   CHSS students get on-the-job training through Manufacturing SHSM program. Click this link for access full page article.

Homework Help

Posted September 28, 2017

Here at Homework Help, we are very excited to continue supporting educators and student math learning across the province. Homework Help’s live tutors will be available every Sunday-Thursday, 5:30-9:30 pm ET to help students consolidate their classroom learning. Educators and students also have access to a wide range of math tools at any time.

SCHOOL HEALTH e-Bulletin

Posted September 25, 2017

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is pleased to deliver its second edition of the School Health e-Bulletin for school staff in partnership with the Upper Grand District School Board. We hope you find the October edition informative. Please share the e-bulletins with your school colleagues. Public Health e-Bulletin - October 2017 UGDSB

UGDSB Mobile App

Posted September 7, 2017

New for this school year is  a new parent communication tool for your smartphone. Designed to streamline communication between schools and the communities they serve, the Upper Grand Mobile app provides parents/guardians with a simple interface with up to date information including news, calendars and social media feeds in a single app. http://launch.customschoolapp.net/uppergrand/

Grounds’ Beautification

Posted May 30, 2017

  HorticultureAs you walk, bike, or drive by CHSS and marvel at the the flowers and plants blooming, please thank our students, especially those in our Green Industries classes. With the onset of some favourable weather and after months of preparation, it is time to plant!

Huskies excel at D10!

Posted May 15, 2017

The Guelph sports journal did a write up on CHSS at D10. The school had 2 qualifiers for CWOSSA Jessica McLean and Danny McLaughlin who will be heading to Kincardine to compete on Thursday.  Our students and coaches certainly put a lot of time and effort into track and field this year! Congratulations to all our competitors!   http://guelphsportsjournal.com/college-heights-in-reckoning-at-track-and-field-meet/

UGDSB Policy to Provide a Safe Learning Environment for Our Students

Posted October 25, 2016

The following link contains information for parents, outlining the UGDSB policy to provide a safe learning environment for our students: UGDSB Threat/Risk Assessment and Suicide Protocol Notification Please check link later today - being fixed - thanks for your patience.