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Letter from the Director on reopening schools (August 10, 2020)

Posted August 10, 2020

A letter from the UGDSB Director of Education, Martha Rogers, on the reopening of schools in September.

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Reopening Schools: Parent Guide and Pre-Registration survey released

Posted August 6, 2020

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.

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Letter from the Minister of Education (July 30, 2020)

Posted July 30, 2020

The Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, has written a letter to all Ontario parents/guardians regarding the province’s announcement on the reopening of schools in September.

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UGDSB seeking applicants for Police Presence in Schools Task Force

Posted July 30, 2020

During the June 23 Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees created a motion to create a Police Presence in Schools Task Force. As part of this task force, the UGDSB is seeking applications from community members and/or individuals.

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IMPORTANT: Parents and students asked to complete survey by July 10

Posted June 30, 2020

The Upper Grand District School Board is asking all parents/guardians (K-12) and students in grades 7-12 to complete a survey regarding the fall restart of school. ​

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Summer Newsletter

Posted June 26, 2020

SummerI wish everyone a safe and happy summer.  Thank you for making the last six years so wonderful!  J. Bibby

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Letter from the Director to parents/guardians and students (June 26, 2020)

Posted June 26, 2020

A letter to UGDSB parents/guardians and students as the 2019-2020 school year comes to a close.

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Feedback welcome on draft board Policy 303 – Naming of Schools and Board Facilities

Posted June 24, 2020

The Upper Grand District School Board is welcoming public input on draft Policy 303 – Naming of Schools and Board Facilities.

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Year-end Assembly

Posted June 23, 2020

Please join all the other FAH Huskies to watch our year-end assembly together!  It will go live in a few hours! Thursday, June 25th at 10 am.  It will feel extra special to know we are watching together, but if you aren’t free at that time, it will be available …

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UGDSB Gifted screening in fall 2020 postponed

Posted June 23, 2020

Please note that CCAT screening for grade 3 students in the fall of 2020 will be postponed until 2021.

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Talking About Mental Health: Uncertainty, self care and community

Posted June 19, 2020

In the June 2020 edition of Talking About Mental Health, we discuss tolerating uncertainty, supporting anxious kids, self care and compassion, and community connections.

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Summer supports available for students with mental health needs, special education needs

Posted June 19, 2020

The UGDSB is providing a number of supports for students and families throughout the summer of 2020, including mental health supports, supports for students with Autism and transition supports for students with complex special education needs or mental health needs.

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La Question du jour – le 15 juin

Posted June 15, 2020

Bowhead WhaleCongratulations to Henry in M. Devenny’s class!  Henry knows that the longest-lived animal is the bowhead whale.

Today’s question is

Quel mammifère terrestre a la plus longue queue?

Which land mammal has the longest tail?

Bonne chance!

Huskies Know How to Have Fun!

Posted June 13, 2020

Question du jour – le 11 et 12 juin

Posted June 12, 2020

LightningCongratulations to Leah M who knows that thunder is the sound lightning makes! And congratulations to Logan D who had the right answer yesterday.  Thank you to everyone who sent in their answer.  Today’s question is

Quel mammifère vit le plus longtemps?

Which mammal lives the longest?

Bonne …

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