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OSSTF update: Dec. 11 strikes in some Ontario school boards (not UGDSB)

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) has announced that on Wednesday Dec. 11, OSSTF teachers and education workers in some school boards will take part in a one-day, full withdrawal of services in selected locations across Ontario:

The Upper Grand District School Board is not listed as one of the school boards that will be included in the Dec. 11 OSSTF job action. 

Please continue to check for updates.

Concussion (outside of school hours)

Posted February 3, 2019

A concussion is a type of brain injury that changes the way the brain normally works.  It can affect a student's performance in both school work and physical activities.  Rest is very important after a concussion because it helps the brain heal.  While a child has a suspected or diagnosed ...

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Thank you to our CMES School Council

Posted February 3, 2019

Our CMES School Council is comprised of a wonderful group of hard-working, dedicated parents who are always finding ways to best support our school community. Staff and students would like to say a huge "THANK YOU!" to our CMES School Council for your ongoing support and to the many families who ...

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Posted February 3, 2019

Please find attached the approved Treasurer's Report for March 2019. 6 Mar 2019 Treasurer Report

Safety First! CMES Parking Lot

Posted February 3, 2019

When you enter our CMES parking lots, please ensure that you are always watching closely for any pedestrians, especially our children who can be small and hard to see.  Ensure that you are driving slowly and checking for children before entering or exiting the parking lot. A friendly reminder to parents/guests ...

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Posted February 3, 2019

Hello to our CMES School Community.  We have reached the halfway mark in our 2018/2019 school year. Term one report cards will be sent home on Thursday, February 20, 2019.  The academic and social growth in our students is wonderful to witness! The information in the report card will highlight how well ...

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Immunization Reporting Deadline & Process

Posted January 29, 2019

Feb 2019_Public Health School Newsletter Insert For Parents_Elementary (2)

CMES Parking Lot Important Reminders:

Posted January 15, 2019

Similar to many other schools, our Credit Meadows' parking lots can become congested during drop-off and pick-up times.  This can be a safety concern for our students, as well as a concern for staff and school buses that need to access parking and bus lanes. In order to improve this situation ...

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Is Conflict the Same as Bullying?

Posted January 13, 2019

People may sometimes confuse conflict with bullying, but they are different. Conflict occurs between two or more people who have a disagreement, a difference of opinion or different views.  Conflict between students does not always mean its bullying. Children learn at a young age to understand that others can have a ...

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Cold Weather and Seasonal Safety

Posted January 13, 2019

Winter can be a wonderful time to play.  Many children enjoy the crisp air, the freshly fallen snow and participating in a whole host of exciting winter sports and activities.  Although we feel it is important for students to spend some time outside each day exercising and socializing with their ...

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Inclement Weather Days (no bus days and school closures)

Posted January 8, 2019

Remember that should the buses be canceled in Dufferin County, or the school closed, the transportation icon on the UGDSB website will have notices posted. CMES students are within walking distance to school and do not ride a school bus, however, if you decide not to send your child due to the ...

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Note from the LLC

Posted January 8, 2019

Thank you so very much for visiting the book fair over the holiday season.  We sold just over $3500, earning the Learning Commons around $850.  I am planning to spend the money on STEAM manipulatives such as Tinkertoy, stacking blocks, prepared microscope slides, and tubular pipes. The Forest of Reading books ...

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Posted January 6, 2019

Welcome back to everyone and Happy New Year! We hope you had a chance to rest and visit with family and friends over the holidays.  We are looking forward to a productive 2019 school year! December was a whirlwind of activity at Credit Meadows.  A big thank you goes out to a ...

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Grade 8 Parents’ and Students’ Information Night

Posted January 6, 2019

Grade 8 Parents' and Students' Information Night at Orangeville District Secondary School: Thursday, January 17th @7pm-9pm in the ODSS Cafeteria.  Administration and staff will present information on the Grade 9 program.

Kindergarten Registration 2019

Posted January 6, 2019

Our registration for Kindergarten September 2019 begins on January 8th, 2019.  If you or someone you know has a child that was born in 2015 and is ready for JK please read the attached information.Kindergarten Registration 2019 (1) (1)

Christmas In The Meadows: Thursday, December 13th 6:00-8:00 pm

Posted December 12, 2018

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