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

Professional Activity Day Description – June 7, 2024

Posted May 27, 2024

Information for Elementary Parents/Guardians Date: June 7, 2024 Length: Full Day Topic AM: Curriculum Topic PM: Report Card Writing Entity Hosting: Upper Grand DSB Description:  Elementary Staff will spend half the day focused on various math and literacy topics and strategies. The second half of the day will be dedicated to report card writing, as per the employee group collective agreements. Elementary ...

Junior Track and Field will be postponed until Wednesday, May 29th

Posted May 27, 2024

Due to Tuesday's forecast, Junior Track and Field will be postponed until Wednesday, May 29th. Please remember to send your child on Wednesday with hat, sunscreen, running shoes and a water bottle. Please note: If students do not come in running shoes, they will not be able to participate. Thank ...

May 24th – Weekly

Posted May 24, 2024

Hello Harris Mill Families,  Please read the important reminders below and have a great weekend! #1 THANK YOU Harris Mill for spreading the Book Fair excitement to your children!  It was incredible seeing so much student excitement about reading! We also raised nearly $3,000 through Scholastic ...

Parent Council Meets – June 4th @ 7pm

Posted May 23, 2024

We would like to WELCOME all parents and guardians to the 9th Harris Mill Parent Council Meeting for the 2023/24 school year, either in person at the school or via Google Meet. We will have lots to discuss, but we will try and keep it as short as possible. Everyone ...

UGDSB policy updates for May 2024

Posted May 21, 2024

At the May 14, 2024, Board Meeting, the following policy items were approved:

Policy 406 – Health and Safety (annual review; no change) Policy 417 – Violence in the Workplace (annual review; no change) ...

May 17th – Weekly

Posted May 17, 2024

Hello Harris Mill Families,  Just a reminder as we head into this long weekend that Monday is Victoria Day and the school will be closed. Please read the important reminders below and have a great long weekend! #1 THANK YOU Harris Mill for spreading the Book Fair excitement ...

Jump Rope for Heart at Harris Mill is happening on Tuesday, June 18th!

Posted May 16, 2024

This year, we are focusing on challenging ourselves to be active outside for one hour. Skipping is a great way to keep our bodies and brains healthy, while also having fun at school! If you wish to fundraise for your skipper, click the links below to read all ...

Transportation Newsletter Fall 2024

Posted May 14, 2024

STWDSTS, our Transportation Consortium, is asking that schools share this information (attached) with families. The newsletter has lots of helpful information to plan for students transportation starting in fall 2024. STWDSTS 2024 2025 NEWSLETTER ENGLISH

May 10th – Weekly

Updated May 17, 2024

Hello Harris Mill Families,  Happy Mother’s Day on Sunday to all the moms reading this email! Warmer weather is on its way, parents please remember to pack sunscreen whenever possible. Please read the important reminders below and have a great weekend! #1 Spring Concert: Thank you ...

Mental Health Parent Workshop – May 14th @ Rockwood Centennial

Posted May 6, 2024

Please see the attached invitation on May 14th to an event about Mental Health awareness for parents, guardians and educators on how to support your children with anxiety, stress and mood.Mental Health Parent Worksop (1)
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