News & Announcements

Daily School Absence Report

The UGDSB is reporting daily on school absence rates, allowing us to monitor absenteeism rates and transparently share this information with the public. To view the dashboard, click here

Back to School! Information for students and families

Posted August 29, 2022

It’s back to school season! We are excited to welcome and welcome back all students and families to the Upper Grand. To help make the transition back to school smoother for our students and families, we are sharing a website with information about back to school.

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Preparing for 2022-2023 school year!

Posted August 26, 2022

Good afternoon DHPS families, We hope you are having a great summer! We are very excited to get the new school year started!  Mr. Darroch and his team have worked throughout the summer to make sure everything is clean and ready to go, and our ...

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Register your child for school on August 30

Posted August 23, 2022

On August 30, 2022 from 1 PM to 4 PM, registration will open online for parents and guardians to register their child to their home elementary school.

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Transportation Information for 2022-2023

Posted August 23, 2022

The school board’s transportation provider, STWDSTS, has posted important information about transportation for the 2022-23 school year on its website. Please visit the STWDSTS website and review the information in the annual Transportation Newsletter. Important details include: How to subscribe to receive ‘bus delay and cancellation’ notifications Information for students returning ...

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Run to be a school board trustee!

Posted July 25, 2022

As the next municipal elections approach on October 24, 2022, the Upper Grand District School Board is seeking nominations for school board trustees for the 2022-2023 school year. School Board Trustees have a big impact on shaping the education system for Upper Grand students. The UGDSB is looking for individuals who can ‘re-engage, re-fresh, and re-imagine’ the best education system for the students in our community.

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Registration For 2022-2023 August 30th 1-4PM

Posted June 30, 2022

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Supply Lists – Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3) and Junior (Grades 4-6)

Posted June 30, 2022

The following lists are meant to help you prepare for your child's return to school this September.  These items will be for personal use only.  Please note these are suggested items and your child's teacher will provide further instructions regarding student supplies in September. KINDERGARTEN -Pencil Case -Pencils -Eraser -Crayons -Pencil Crayons -Washable Markers -2-3 Glue ...

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Elementary report cards available for download starting next week

Posted June 14, 2022

The UGDSB is continuing to use the online report card system for the 2021-22 school year.
If you previously accessed our Electronic Report Card system this year, no action is required at this time.

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Incident at School re: Pride Flag

Posted June 13, 2022

Monday, June 13, 2022 Dear Drayton Heights Public School families,  I wanted to make you aware that the Pride flag at our school was taken down and vandalized at some point over the weekend. The UGDSB considers these acts to be targeted hate crimes. We ...

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The 2022 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was approved

Posted May 25, 2022

The 2022 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was approved at the Board Meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board on May 24, 2022. 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.

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Parents/guardians: The next North Wellington Hub meeting is June 15!

Posted May 25, 2022

Parents/caregivers with child/ren attending an Upper Grand District School Board school located in North Wellington are invited to join the North Wellington Hub. The next meeting is June 15.

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