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

Upper Grand collaborates with organizations to provide tutoring supports

Posted November 9, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board in association with The Grove, TVOLearn, Streams Community Hub, Tutor Bright, and Reading Rocks is providing students at both the elementary and secondary levels with additional tutoring support and resources. These additional support and resources were made possible through funding provided by the Ontario Ministry of Education.

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Building the Best School Councils Event

Posted November 8, 2022

You are invited to attend the UGDSB’s “Building the Best School Councils” event on Saturday, December 3rd ...

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Remembrance Day Assembly

Posted November 2, 2022

Students will be attending our Remembrance Day assembly on November 11th at approximately 11:00 a.m. in the gym. We will are also accepting donations for poppies through SchoolCash Online.  Donations will go to the legion.  Thank you in advance for your donations.

Playground Equipment Closed

Posted October 30, 2022

As of November 1st each year the playground equipment at UGDSB schools is closed for the season.  When climbers are wet there is a much greater chance of students slipping and getting hurt.  Please don’t let your child play on the equipment before or after school.  I’d like to thank-you ...

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Dress for Weather

Posted October 30, 2022

We like to go outdoors for both recesses everyday whether the sun is shining or not.  Please dress for the weather and send in extra socks and mittens to ensure our fingers and toes stay dry and warm.  Please label items that are sent to school so that they ...

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Parents/Guardians invited to free webinar: Post-pandemic Mental Health

Posted October 17, 2022

Parents/guardians are invited to join a free webinar in November on post-pandemic mental health. Join Kevin Cameron as he shares information and strategies relating to post-pandemic mental health for adults and children. A survey by CMHA Ontario showed that nearly half (48 per cent) of Ontarians say their mental health has worsened ...

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Download school ventilation reports from the UGDSB website

Posted October 14, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board continues to make board and school-based ventilation reports available in the 2022-23 school year. The board report and each school report is available for download on the UGDSB website at www.ugdsb.ca/ventilationreport. To access a specific school report: Download the full report (Microsoft Excel document) ...

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Hallowe’en

Posted October 12, 2022

Hallowe’en Day ~Monday, October 31st Our schools celebrate Halloween with costume dress up and/or black and orange. We will ask that parents carefully consider the costumes their children wear to school as they will need to wear them all day. If students choose to wear a costume they should come to school ...

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Help the UGDSB make positive change – complete the Student Census today!

Posted September 19, 2022

The “UGDSB Counts Student Census” launches today for all Upper Grand District School Board students in grades Kindergarten-12. Participation in the Student Census will help the UGDSB make systemic changes that will create more equitable outcomes for all students. 

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Terry Fox

Posted September 19, 2022

Our Terry Fox Run will be held on Friday, September 23rd at Harris Mill. Donations can be made to the Terry Fox Foundation in support of the Terry Fox Run for cancer research. Donations can be made through SchoolCash. Thank you for your support.  
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