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Surveillance Cameras

Posted October 16, 2019

Harris Mill Public School is monitored by 24 hour video surveillance. Security cameras are in operation for the safety of the students, staff and the school community and for the protection of the Upper Grand District School Board property. For additional information please contact the Principal (519-856-0309) of the school or contact the F.O.I. …

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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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Talking About Mental Health

Posted October 1, 2019

Talking About Mental Health October 2019

International Walk to School Day

Posted October 1, 2019

Walk To School

Walk to School Day is Wednesday, October 2. If you typically drive your child to school, consider walking, biking, or scootering instead. Or, park a few blocks away and walk the rest. Active transportation is good for our hearts and for the planet!

School Council- Oct 2019

Posted October 1, 2019

Council Meeting Agenda Oct 2019 (3)

Allergic Reactions to Scented Products

Posted September 29, 2019

There are individuals in our school who have severe allergic reactions to scented products (including, but not limited to perfumes, colognes, aftershaves, body sprays, body lotion, essential oils, air fresheners, pot-pourri, natural/organic products with scents, etc.).  Please do not wear or use any of these products in our school.  Thank you …

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School Crossing Upgrades

Posted September 29, 2019

The School Crossing Upgrades that were scheduled to be completed have been delayed.  Work began on both crossings earlier this week; however the Ministry of Transportation has not yet given up a new completion date.  For the safety of the students and their families, the Township of Guelph/Eramosa …

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Orange Shirt Day-Monday September 30th, 2019

Posted September 27, 2019

The Orange Shirt Day movement started in 2013 to highlight the pain and suffering of thousands of Indigenous children who were sent to residential school throughout the last century. The colour of the shirt is connected to the experience of Phyllis Webstad who was sent to Cariboo Residential School near Williams Lake, …

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Recycling Crayons and Markers at Harris Mill!

Posted September 17, 2019

DID YOU KNOW? You can send ANY brand of used/dried up marker (including dry erase and hi-lighter) into the school for recycling? Your child can talk to the teacher and add markers to our used marker bin that will be sent back to Crayola in their colour cycle marker recycling program. …

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Creating a Culture of Privacy

Posted September 17, 2019

Creating a Culture of Privacy

IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EVERYONE TO PROTECT STUDENTS’ PERSONAL AND CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

All parents, guardian, and visitors to the school are reminded that the privacy of all our students must be maintained at all times.  We are ultimately responsible for the safety and security …

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Visitors

Posted September 6, 2019

I have really enjoyed meeting so many families as they visit  the school. This is a reminder that we ask all visitors to enter the building through the main front door, check in at the office, sign the visitors’ book and pick up a visitor’s badge.  We work to keep classroom interruptions …

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NEW Pedestrian Crossovers located on Main Street South and Alma Street

Posted September 3, 2019

The Township of Guelph/Eramosa is pleased to announce the installation of two NEW Pedestrian Crossovers located on Main Street South and Alma Street in Rockwood. These Pedestrian Crossovers are being funded and installed by the Ministry of Transportation. The Crossovers will replace the existing School Crossings located on …

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Harris Mill Bell Times

Posted August 30, 2019

Harris Mill Bell Times 2019-2020

 

*please note the flipped recess

8:30
First Bell

8:30-9:20
Period 1

9:20-10:10
Period 2

10:10-10:40
1st Recess

10:40-10:55
1st Nutrition Break

10:55-11:45
Period 3

11:45-12:35
Period 4

12:35-1:05
2nd Recess

1:05-1:20

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Life-Threatening Medical Conditions and Allergies

Posted August 28, 2019

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions

UGDSB Policy 518: Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions, outlines the roles and responsibilities for all in the educational community to support students with possible life-threatening medical conditions. The prevalent medical conditions covered under this policy are Asthma, Anaphylaxis, Diabetes and Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders. If your child has one of these, or …

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Parking Information

Posted August 28, 2019

Welcome back to school!                                                               

We continue to see challenges with parking around some schools throughout the board.

We would like to remind all new and …

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