News & Announcements

Final June 2018 School Newsletter

Posted June 25, 2018

Have a safe and happy summer, everyone!   Final June 2018 Newsletter

Video Surveillance Information

Posted June 11, 2018

Video Surveillance Camera Project Expansion

In its efforts to continually review and monitor the safety of our schools, the Upper Grand District School Board is expanding its Video Surveillance Project. Once the project is complete, all UGDSB schools will be equipped with video cameras.

Over the course of next year, all remaining schools – including our school

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Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted June 8, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) will be presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on June 12, 2018. Pin The meeting starts at 7 pm in the boardroom at the Guelph Board Office, 500 Victoria Road N, Guelph.

The final report has considered the feedback received during the second phase of public engagement conducted throughout

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Jump Rope For Heart Success!!!

Posted June 1, 2018

Thank you to all of our community members who were able to contribute to the Jump Rope For Heart fundraiser.  The students had a wonderful time getting some extra exercise and we were able to raise $9626 for heart and stroke research!

 

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June 2018 School Newlsetter

Posted May 28, 2018

June 2018 School Newsletter

Great Job Team!

Posted May 17, 2018

Asher and Brayden had a wonderful day at the Special Olympics.  Asher participated in 4 events and did an awesome job!  He was helped by his wonderful coach, Brayden!  Our students were supported by Asher's family and Mrs. McKerracher and Mrs. Horvath.  Great job team!   IMG_1643IMG_1640

Go Team Go!!!

Posted May 10, 2018

Asher and his peer coach Brayden have been working hard to get ready for the upcoming Special Olympics.  They will be accompanied by Mrs. McKerracher and Mrs. Howarth.   Please check out the link below to see an article that is featured on the Board website: https://www.ugdsb.ca/blog/athletes-and-peer-coaches-prepare-for-special-olympics-track-and-field-day/ We wish Asher and his coach Brayden all the best!

John Black Parent Information Evening

Posted May 9, 2018

Dear Parents/Guardians,   If you have a child who will be going to John Black next year, please read the attachment for information on an important evening:   John Black Parent Information Evening

Groves Hospital Fundraising Success!

Posted May 2, 2018

Thank you to everyone who contributed loose change to help us raise money in support of the new Groves Hospital.  We were able to raise $1210 for the hospital!!!  A special presentation will be made to the hospital on May 15th!  Photos of the event will be posted after the presentation.

School Newsletter- May 2018

Posted May 1, 2018

School Newsletter, May 2018

Storybook Character Day

Posted April 20, 2018

The students and staff had a wonderful time dressing up as favourite storybook characters......keep reading students!!!   _MG_8865_MG_8877 _MG_9000_MG_8861

Long Term Accommodation Plan Final Report (Draft) – Public Meetings

Posted April 11, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) is going to be presented at 5 regional public meetings throughout the month of May.

The draft report includes a list of proposed short (1-5 yrs.) and long (6-10 yrs.) accommodation priorities. The report does not include any recommended changes to school programs or boundaries. Pin

We invite you to attend

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Release of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft)

Posted April 6, 2018

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Board staff is presenting the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) and Phase 2 Public Engagement Plan at the Board’s Business Operations Committee meeting on April 10, 2018.  The meeting will be held at the Guelph Board Office located at 500 Victoria Rd N, Guelph starting at 7:00pm.  All are welcome to attend.

The draft report includes

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School Council April 2018 Minutes

Posted April 6, 2018

James McQueen PS School Council Minutes April 2018

Lunch With Mme Arnott and Principals For A Day

Posted April 5, 2018

Our Bunny Breakfast prize winners for Lunch with Mme Arnott and Principal for a Day had a wonderful time! Thank you to everyone who supported our Bunny Breakfast!_MG_8822_MG_8847_MG_8843

April 2018 School Newsletter

Posted March 27, 2018

April 2018 School Newsletter

Bunny Breakfast

Posted March 7, 2018

Thank you to all of our school and community members who were able to come out and join us at the Bunny Breakfast this past Saturday.  A very special thank you to all of our school council members and volunteers who were at the school until 11:00 pm on Friday night and back early again Saturday morning to cook pancakes and prepare the school.

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March 2018 School Council Newsletter

Posted March 7, 2018

March 2018 School Council Minutes

Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) – Update

Posted March 5, 2018

PinThe first phase of public engagement for the UGDSB Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) is complete.  Thank you to all who attended a workshop or provided input online. Your feedback will be shared in a report to trustees on March 20, 2018.

One of the questions that we have received at the workshops is what will be included in

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Continuing Education Workshops

Posted February 28, 2018

Here are a number of workshops you may be interested in:   Continuing Education Workshops
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