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

Celebrating Pride: Message from the Chair and Director of the UGDSB

Posted May 30, 2023

This week, the Upper Grand District School Board and our schools across the region are kicking off Pride Month. During the month of June and throughout the year, the UGDSB supports 2SLGBTQIA+ staff, students and their families by celebrating the joy of identity and centering 2SLGBTQIA+ histories, contributions and excellence. We are committed to this work and supporting the 2SLGBTQIA+ community in all of our schools, offices and school communities.

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News For the Week of May 29

Posted May 29, 2023

Our grade 3's are participating in EQAO this week.  They will be writing Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.  If you have a child in grade three, we would appreciate it if they could be at school during these times.  Thank you! We have invited our new Junior Kindergarten students and their families  ...

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May School Council Minutes

Posted May 23, 2023

Here are the May School Council Minutes. Harris Mill School Council Meeting_May2023 We hope to see you at the final meeting of the year on June 6 at 6:00P.M. (please note the earlier start).

Toonie Tuesday

Posted May 15, 2023

The Upper Grand Learning Foundation's vision is to ensure 100% of UGDSB students have access to a deep and varied educational experience regardless of personal need or circumstance. Toonie Tuesdays serve to bring awareness to the Freedom to Achieve supports available and provide a channel for our students and families ...

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UGDSB Long Term Accommodation Plan

Posted May 11, 2023

At the May 9, 2023, Board meeting, Trustees received the “Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Draft Report”. The LTAP is a planning document that discusses school facilities, population projections, and enrolment projections.  The LTAP is used to help guide Capital Investment, Program and Facility decisions that support the Upper Grand District ...

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Concert Tomorrow

Posted May 3, 2023

Please join us if you can for our spring concert tomorrow.  We will try to begin at 11:00 and we hope to be finished just after 12:15.  Your children have been working hard and it will be a great time!

May Newsletter

Posted April 28, 2023

Thank you to all of the parents for their support over the past month.  There are many exciting things happening at Harris Mills during May.  Please read the newsletter to read what's happening. May 2023 Newsletter

UGDSB seeking public input on board policies

Posted April 26, 2023

The Upper Grand District School Board has released the following policies for public consultation, and feedback is welcome on the draft documents until May 25, 2023. You are invited to review the policy drafts and submit online feedback at The deadline for public input is May 25, 2023 at 4 pm EST. Persons without internet access may call 519-822-4420 (or toll-free 1-800-321-4025) ext. 544 to request a printed copy of the draft documents.

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Strengths to Grow Study

Posted April 20, 2023

Giving Parents Tools to Recognize and Grow their Child's Strengths: Online Program offered by Dr. Margaret Lumley and her graduate students from U of G (approved by UGDSB Research Committee). Study Information The Strengths to Grow research study aims to increase the well-being of students (via ...

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April School Council Minutes Are Now Available

Posted April 17, 2023

Minutes for the April School Council Meeting can be found in the School Council Section or at: Harris Mills School Council Meeting April 11, 2023   Thank you to those who attended!
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