Every Day Counts! Why regular student attendance at school really matters

Posted April 5, 2024

In the UGDSB, we know how important school attendance and established routines are for students to build knowledge, skills and confidence. Regular attendance is more than just a requirement; it’s a critical building block for academic success, social development, and future opportunities. While we may face challenges that can make school attendance …

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April Spirit Days

Posted March 27, 2024

Friday April 5- Back to the Future (dress as your fav decade)
Friday April 12- Comfy Cozy Day
Friday April 19- Dress as your favorite Character (tv, movie, story book)
Friday April 26- Favorite Colour Day!  Dress as your favorite colour.

Grad Photos Retakes

Posted March 25, 2024

Edge imaging will be back at HHES on April 4, 2024 for any grade 8 student requiring a retake.  Please find the attached flyer for information.


Clothing Drive

Posted March 22, 2024

Kidney Clothes Drive

Hyland Heights is hosting a clothing drive for Kidney Clothes.  Please donate your used clothing by dropping it off to our front foyer between April 2nd and April 10th.   Please drop the clothing off during school hours only.  Do not leave bags of clothing …

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Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted March 20, 2024

GUELPH, ON – At the March 19, 2024, Finance and Facilities Committee Meeting, Upper Grand District School BoardTrustees received the “Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report.”

The report will now be taken to the Board Meeting on April 9, 2024, for approval by Trustees, where there will be …

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Time to Order Pizza!!!!

Posted March 19, 2024



It is time to order for the next round of pizza! School cash is open starting Tuesday March 19, 2024.  All orders must be placed by March 27, 2024.  Late orders will not be accepted.


This pizza round includes the following dates:

April 9, 2024

April …

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Professional Activity Day Description – April 8, 2024

Posted March 18, 2024

Information for Elementary Parents/Guardians

Date: April 8, 2024

Length: Full Day


Elementary Topic AM: Mathematics

Elementary Topic PM: Mental Health and Well-Being

Secondary Topic AM: Mathematics or Artificial Intelligence

Secondary Topic PM: Mental Health …

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Save the Date!

Posted March 7, 2024


Save the date Grade 8 students and their families!  We will be celebrating our graduating class of 2024 on Monday June 24, 2024

Popcorn is Back!

Posted March 4, 2024

Help our grade 8s fundraise for an amazing graduation in June! Popcorn is pre packaged and sold by Farm to Table Canada in 5 different flavours. Each bag is 23g. Popcorn will be handed out to students that ordered each Friday in the Month of April. April, 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th as popcorn …

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Movie Night

Posted March 1, 2024


School Council Movie Night has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 7 at 6 pm in the Gym.

Everyone is invited to join!  Pizza ($2) and Snacks ($1) will be available for purchase.

If you have questions from parents, please be aware:

 -Students JK – Grade 6 need to …

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