News & Announcements

Multicultural Day

Posted April 16, 2019

We would like to invite our school community to the second annual Multicultural day event.Related imagehe event will be held on May 4th at Centre Dufferin High School, 150 Fourth Ave, Shelburne, ON L0N 1S1, from 12 noon to 4pm. The event will

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IB Survey Response Deadline – April 12th

Posted April 10, 2019

If you have not yet responded to the International Baccalaureate survey, the deadline is this Friday, April 12th. The survey is being conducted by the UGDSB to confirm interest in and the feasibility of establishing an IB Programme in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin. www.ugdsb.ca/IBsurvey

Student Walkout – April 4, 2019

Posted April 4, 2019

Glenbrook Elementary School April 4, 2019 Dear parents/ guardians, Today, Thursday, April 4, 2019, at approximately 1:15pm, 35 Grade 8 and Grade 7 students participated in a student walkout protesting the provincial government’s recent changes to education. The Upper Grand DSB strongly supports student voice.  This includes students expressing their viewpoint in a peaceful

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Local Food Club

Posted April 2, 2019

HFFA’s Local Food Club (LFC) offers a local, seasonal, meal-in-a-bag each month, with recipes, cooking and nutrition informations and local supplier listings.  Packs are ordered online by parents, assembled by volunteers and delivered to the school where they are distributed to classrooms by school champions for students to

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A Survey to Confirm Interest in and the Feasibility of Establishing an IB Diploma Programme in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin

Posted April 1, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a survey to confirm interest in and the feasibility of establishing an International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin. The IBDP is respected by leading universities across the globe. IB offers an education focused on teaching students to think critically and independently,

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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

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IB Survey

Posted March 27, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a survey to confirm interest in and the feasibility of establishing an International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin. The survey is available online from March 28 – April 12, 2019 at www.ugdsb.ca/IBsurvey.  Survey results will be included in a report

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Grade 7/8 Guidance Update from Mrs. Kennedy

Posted March 26, 2019

These past two months, students have had the opportunity to continue to explore pathways and buildMyblueprint 1 upon their digital portfolios. Recently, we dedicated some time to setting personal and academic goals, both short and long

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Talking About Mental Health

Posted March 26, 2019

Jumpstart your Brain this SpringMi 647_021716022118 Did you know that you can actually boost your brain power and increase your focus, ability to concentrate and your overall sense of wellbeing?   So how do you do this? Feed Your Brain:  Did you know your brain

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April 22nd is Earth Day!

Posted March 26, 2019

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” - Albert Einstein Celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd!Picture1 Founded in 1990, Earth Day Canada inspires people of all ages across the country to connect with nature and build resilient communities as well as foster

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Road Safety Reminder

Posted March 22, 2019

If you are driving close to our school please stop for all pedestrian crossovers and school crossings! SnipImage
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