News & Announcements
Transportation Information for the 2020-21 school year
If buses are cancelled in Divisions 1, 2, 3, or 4: Division 1 – elementary schools are open to students, secondary schools are closed. Division 2 – elementary schools are open to students, secondary schools are closed. Division 3 – elementary schools and secondary schools are closed to students. Division 4 – elementary schools and secondary schools (*including EDHS) are closed to students. Please visit www.stwdsts.ca for bus cancellations.
Information on COVID-19 and school operations:
In order to ensure the safety of students and to provide additional time for staffing schools, the Upper Grand District School Board’s schedule for staggered entry has changed.
The school board has posted information about the reopening models for UGDSB elementary and secondary schools. The overviews contain important information including model structure for conventional and remote learning, sample schedules, remote learning expectations and more.
The school board has released a Parent Guide with information about the reopening of schools in September, and a Pre-Registration Survey for all UGDSB families. All students must pre-register for school by the August 14, 2020, deadline.
The Upper Grand District School Board is welcoming public input on draft Policy 303 – Naming of Schools and Board Facilities.
In the June 2020 edition of Talking About Mental Health, we discuss tolerating uncertainty, supporting anxious kids, self care and compassion, and community connections.
As an educational community we have a responsibility to identify and describe racism and oppression and then work to dismantle it.
Homestay is an integral part of the experience in studying abroad.
The Upper Grand District School Board – International Student Program works closely with various homestay service providers through the year.
We are very appreciative of the families who provide homestay for our students.
Due to increased interest in our programs (February and September intakes) one of our associates is currently …
Hey parents! “The Upper Grand App” for mobile devices automatically pulls news from one or more school websites allowing you to keep your finger on the pulse of school life.
Here is the “How-To” link http://launch.customschoolapp.net/uppergrand/
Lunch Cards at affordable prices. A fast and easy way for students to enjoy a variety of nutritious meals. Payment can be made through School Cash online and the cards are picked up in the front office. (5 lunches - $25, 10 lunches - $47)