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Passed – Water Testing for Lead

Posted October 11, 2019

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 litre. This standard is …

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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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New October 2019 Newsletter

Posted October 2, 2019

Important Notes:

  • Principal’s Message
  • School Council News – Meeting October 16 6:30pm
  • Important Dates – Picture Day Oct 3 – Dance A Thon Oct 31
  • Community Partners
  • Scent Awareness

October 2019

 

Terry Fox Run – September 30th

Posted September 24, 2019

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On Monday September 30th at 11am.  Our school is taking part in this year’s Terry Fox Run for cancer research. Terry never gave up – and neither will we. We hope you will support us by donating at:http://www.terryfox.ca/GatewayDrivePSGuelph

Gateway Drive Is A Fragrance/Scent School Aware Environment

Posted September 20, 2019

We would like to remind parents and students that our school is a fragrance/scent aware environment. There are staff members and/or students who could suffer adverse reactions and health effects when exposed to even a small amount of fragrance or scents.

We are asking that the community support us in our efforts to promote a …

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Save The Date – September 26th

Posted September 11, 2019

Join us at our Annual Fall Open House!

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The evening will include activities for the whole family.

This event is a great opportunity for your family to meet the school staff and support our School Council’s fundraising initiatives. …

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Pizza & Milk Term 1 Order Form

Posted September 9, 2019

School Pizza & Milk Order Form – TERM ONE

FRIDAYS from October 2019 – January 2020

Please complete the order form below and return it with payment to your child’s classroom teacher no later than Monday, September 23rd, 2019

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September 2019 Newsletter

Posted September 5, 2019

Important Notes:

  • Principal’s Message
  • School Council News – First Meeting September 18 6:30pm
  • Important Dates – Fall Fest (Open House) Thursday September 26 5:15pm to 7:30pm
  • Community Partner – Parkwood Gardens September Info
  • Stella & Dot Fundraiser

Sept 2019

First Day – Gateway Drive September 3 2019

Posted August 25, 2019

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Below is an overview for the first day of school:

Weather permitting, students in Grades 1 to 8 will gather at the back tarmac between 8:20 and 8:35 am. Teachers (wearing orange and yellow vests) will have class lists …

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What you need to know to register your child for school

Posted August 12, 2019

The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.

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Staff Presentation of the 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report

Posted March 29, 2019

The 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on March 19, 2019.

This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work plan priorities. The LTAP …

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Upper Grand Mobile App

Posted September 3, 2018

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We are pleased to announce that the Upper Grand DSB is introducing a new parent communication tool for your smart phone. Designed to streamline communication between schools and the communities they serve, the Upper Grand Mobile app provides parents with a simple interface with up to date …

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