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

UGDSB to host Centre Wellington Community Meeting

Posted October 20, 2021

The Upper Grand District School Board, in partnership with our regional partners, invites Centre Wellington community members to the first in a series of community engagement meetings aimed at violence reduction and suicide prevention. The Centre Wellington community has experienced much loss and tragedy over the past decade, including recent events that have brought the issues of transphobia and homophobia to the forefront.

Terry Fox Day – A Success!

Posted September 29, 2021

We survived a little bit of rain and our classes participated in our Terry Fox Walk/Run last Friday.   Terry ran in far harsher conditions!   Thank you to our students for their efforts in the event.   Many of them wore stickers to indicate for whom they were running.   Our appreciation goes ...

Notice of Positive COVID-19 Case – no risk of exposure at school

Posted September 23, 2021

Hello, Please review the attached letter.    Notice To Families Of COVID Case Sept. 23  

More September News

Posted September 18, 2021

Please see the attached note for more news from September.  Elora September 2021 Newsletter

School Council Meeting – September 21, 2021 at 6:30 PM

Updated September 16, 2021

Parents!! School Council is an excellent opportunity for parents to become involved in school life.   It is an opportunity to discuss school programs, support the purchase of resources through fundraising, and be an advisory group for the administration and staff at the school.   Anyone can be involved.  ...

Positive COVID-19 CASE – September 14, 2021

Posted September 14, 2021

Please review the attached letter regarding another COVID-19 case at Elora PS. Notice To Families Of COVID Case Sept. 14

Positive COVID cases at Elora Public School

Posted September 12, 2021

Hello Elora Families, Please review the attached letter which is an update about individuals associated with Elora PS who have tested positive for COVID-19. Excellent systems are in place to manage such situations.  We will get through this!  As always, please continue be diligent each morning with the COVID self-assessment.   Please email ...

Information about the First Day of School

Posted September 4, 2021

Hello Elora Families! Over this weekend, emails will be sent indicating the homeroom and homeroom teacher for students.  Below is further information that will be included in the email.   We will also be sending brief phone messages informing families of homerooms and homeroom teachers.   We are sending phone and email in ...

Information for the Start of the School Year

Posted August 31, 2021

Hello Elora Families!! Thanks for your patience.   I know you have been expecting some information about the start of the school year.  It has been very busy so far as we get ready to welcome students back.   You will find a link here to some general information about the start of ...

Community Resource Centre Backpack program available

Posted July 23, 2021

Families in need are invited to register for the 2021 Backpack Program sponsored by the Community Resource Centre.

End of Year Message

Posted June 29, 2021

Hello Elora Families!! Well, that wraps up the school year 2020-2021.   While many great things still happened at Elora P.S., I think we are all happy to move on to much better and brighter things that lie ahead. Parents and caregivers!  We appreciate the time and support ...

2021 Long Term Accommodation Plan annual review report approved

Posted June 23, 2021

The 2021 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was approved at the Board Meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board on June 22, 2021.

This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. ...

Policy feedback opportunity: School Volunteers, Educational Field Trips and Off-Site Activities

Posted June 23, 2021

The following UGDSB draft policies have been released for public consultation: Policy 205 School Volunteers, and Policy 508 Educational Field Trips and Off-Site Activities. The deadline to provide feedback is October 14, 2021, at 4pm.

Important End of Year Messages

Posted June 21, 2021

Hello Elora Families, Please take a moment to review the important messages below. Online Report Card Families will be able to access their child's report card online by the end of the day on Wednesday, June 23rd until July 5th.  We still have some families who have not registered to do this.   Please ...

Elora P.S. Remembers Those Lives Lost at Kamloops

Posted June 18, 2021

We at Elora PS would like to acknowledge and honour the precious children found buried at Kamloops Residential School. When picking up your child's belongings, please stop by the front of the school to pick up the materials to make a simple birdfeeder. Inside the small paper bag, you will find ...

Board News: End of the year information (June 2021)

Posted June 16, 2021

As we approach the end of the school year, we would like to say thank you to all our students, families and staff for their hard work and understanding throughout the year. The purpose of this letter is to provide you with information about the last few weeks of school. 

WDG Public Health to host Parent Information Session on COVID-19 vaccines

Updated June 24, 2021

On June 14, 2021, at 7pm, Dr. Matthew Tenenbaum, the Associate Medical Officer of Health for Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health, will be offering a presentation for youth and their parents/caregivers to learn more about WDGPH’s COVID-19 vaccination program and answer parent questions. 

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