News & Announcements

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: http://www.osstf.on.ca/news/mr-dec-06-2019.aspx

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 www.ugdsb.ca/labour for updates.

Green Gryphon Holiday Gift Shop

Posted December 6, 2019

We are need of donations for our Green Gryphon Holiday Gift Shop. Please send  gently used items to school. Thank you for your continued support!

Grade 7 and 8 Ski Trip Information

Posted December 4, 2019

Hello Families! Our grade 7 and 8 ski trip dates have been tentatively booked.   The trips will be on January 22nd and February 5th.  For lift ticket, lesson, rental and bus, the cost will be $65 and without the rentals, it will be $50.    More information to come.

Pitas and Milk on Thursday

Posted December 4, 2019

Due to the school closure today, any pitas and Wednesday milk orders will be looked after on Thursday.

Elora Spirit Wear Orders due on Thursday, November 27th

Posted November 27, 2019

Spirit Wear Order Forms were sent home last week.  Orders are due on Thursday, November 27th.  Please click here for another copy of the order form.  Elora Spirit Wear Orders

Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted November 20, 2019

Parent Teacher Conferences are coming up on the evening of November 28th and during the day on November 29th.   Please click here for details.  How To Book An Interview

Do you have a child starting JK or SK in September 2020?

Posted November 19, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board is hosting four Kindergarten registration INFORMATION nights in November and December 2019.

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Dress Warmly for Remembrance Day

Posted November 10, 2019

Monday morning some of our classes will be walking to the Cenotaph in downtown Elora to represent our school at the Remembrance Day service.   Our representation at this solemn occasion has always been appreciated by the community.  Classes will be departing at around 10:20 AM.   The following classes will be ...

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Important information regarding WHY Survey – a joint survey between UGDSB and WDG Public Health

Posted November 8, 2019

This year Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health are collecting information on student health and well-being from youth, parents and school staff. The Well-Being and Health Youth Surveys are designed to help us understand how well we are doing creating safe, welcoming, and inclusive environments in our schools. It also provides important information about the physical and mental health of youth in our area. 

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Remembrance Day at Elora Public School

Posted November 6, 2019

We will be recognizing Remembrance Day on November 11 in two ways at Elora Public School.   We will be having a full school assembly on Monday at 9:00 AM.   As well, several classes will be walking to the Cenotaph downtown for the Remembrance Day service at 10:45 AM. Students will be ...

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Well-being Health and Youth (WHY) Survey

Posted November 4, 2019

Please see the attached link to information regarding the Well-being Health and Youth (WHY) Survey. The purpose of the survey is to collect information from youth (Gr.4-8), parents, and school staff about health and well-being. The information can be used to inform planning decisions, including Board Improvement Plans. ...

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Update for Grade 8 Families

Posted November 3, 2019

Please click below for some updates in the world of Grade 8. Grade 8 Information, Nov. 2019

Halloween at Elora Public School

Posted October 17, 2019

As has been the case for the past few year, we will not have costumes at Elora Public School on October 31st.    Students are encouraged to wear orange and black.   There are a variety of events and activities going on that day including: -a trip to the River Run Centre ...

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Water Testing Letter

Posted October 14, 2019

Please click here for the results of water testing at Elora Public School.  Water Flush Pass Letter

Phone message sent in error

Posted October 9, 2019

This afternoon a phone message was sent by the Board in error indicating that the school was closed.  Please disregard.

Grade 8 Information Night will be rescheduled.

Posted October 8, 2019

We will keep you informed when we have a new date.

Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians 

Posted October 3, 2019

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

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Reminders

Posted October 2, 2019

-Pizza begins Friday October 4 -Picture Day is Monday October 7 -Milk begins Monday October 7 -CCAT testing for Grade 3's is taking place Oct 9-11 -Grade 8 Parent Info Night 6-7 Learning Commons October 9 -Grade 7 Vaccinations October 10
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