News & Announcements

Information for students and parents

School bus safety

Posted November 14, 2018

In the last few weeks, there have been a few incidents of drivers not stopping for school buses that had their flashing lights activated. These incidents have been extremely upsetting as they put the safety of our children and families at risk.

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Kindergarten Information Nights

Posted November 1, 2018

Please see the attached regarding Kindergarten registration for September 2019. JK Info Night Poster 2019

Environmental News

Posted October 23, 2018

Environmental Newsletter Insert Nov 2018

Mental Health & Nature

Posted October 23, 2018

Website October

Dufferin Parent Support Group

Posted October 12, 2018

Please see attached for upcoming dates. Late Fall 2018 Schedule

DID YOU KNOW….?

Posted October 12, 2018

We are mandated by the Ministry to provide adult supervision of elementary students at all times Every Morning there is a teacher on duty in the yard outside from 8:25am. If you are dropping off children between 8:25 – 8:45 am PLEASE drop them off at the gate to the yard (where ...

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Lead Testing at East Gary

Posted October 2, 2018

Dear parents and guardians, The Upper Grand District School Board has been testing for lead in school drinking water since 2007. New provincial testing requirements came into effect July 2017, which increase the amount of sampling that is required. The Ontario drinking water quality standard for lead is 10 micrograms per ...

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Message from Health Unit

Posted September 5, 2018

Sept 2018_Public Health School Newsletter Insert For Parents_Elementary

WELCOME BACK!

Posted September 4, 2018

Welcome Back East Gary parents and students! There are a lot of important papers coming home today, please take the time to review them all and return the forms as requested. Agendas should be here today or tomorrow. We are asking for $6.00 to help cover the cost of the agendas. If you ...

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Life Threatening Communication – Please read.

Posted August 29, 2018

Life Threatening Medical Communication (Elem)

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 ...

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Long Term Accommodation Plan Final Report (Draft) – Public Meetings

Posted April 11, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) is going to be presented at 5 regional public meetings throughout the month of May. The draft report includes a list of proposed short (1-5 yrs.) and long (6-10 yrs.) accommodation priorities. The report does not include any recommended changes to school ...

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Release of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft)

Posted April 6, 2018

Pin Board staff is presenting the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) and Phase 2 Public Engagement Plan at the Board’s Business Operations Committee meeting on April 10, 2018.  The meeting will be held at the Guelph Board Office located at 500 ...

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Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) – Update

Posted March 5, 2018

PinThe first phase of public engagement for the UGDSB Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) is complete.  Thank you to all who attended a workshop or provided input online. Your feedback will be shared in a report to trustees on March 20, 2018. One of ...

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Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Background Report and Public Engagement Plan

Posted January 31, 2018

On January 30, 2018, trustees approved a Public Engagement Plan as a part of the Board’s process to develop a Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP).
The LTAP is a strategic review of the Board’s facilities, population projections, and enrolment forecasts. At the end of the process, the LTAP will identify accommodation priorities for the Board. Public engagement is an important part of the LTAP process. We want to have conversations with our school communities to promote a shared understanding of local school issues.

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Health Advisory

Posted November 1, 2017

Please see the attached information sheet regarding hand foot and mouth disease.   2017-11-01 Hand Foot Mouth East Garafraxa PS
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