News & Announcements
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.
The 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
Dear Community Members,
Please be particularly mindful of driving cautiously when you are in our school area. We have noted an increase in traffic on Tower Street since the St. David Street bridge has been closed for repairs. It is extremely important that you drive with caution, as our students and families may be walking and crossing roads throughout the day. Your support with this is
Due to continued inclement weather and low visibility due to fog, the Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Long Term Accommodation Plan public workshop to be held at Norwell DSS has been cancelled. All are welcome to attend the next scheduled workshop on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Centre Wellington DHS in Fergus starting at 7pm. Please visit www.ugdsb.ca/ltap to get more information, provide feedback, complete
Attached is a link to complete our school climate survey. This information is used by our school staff and the school board to help support and improve our efforts to make our schools as safe and positive a learning environment as possible. The survey is also completed by school staff and students from grades 4-12. As our students are not able to complete the
Our registration for English JK is still open. If you have a little one that can attend kindergarten next year, please contact the school about registering them. Likewise, if you have neighbours or friends with a child that can be registered for next year, please encourage them to contact the school as soon as possible.
Your help with this will limit staffing changes that could happen
On January 30, 2018, trustees approved a Public Engagement Plan as a part of the Board’s process to develop a Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP).
The LTAP is a strategic review of the Board’s facilities, population projections, and enrolment forecasts. At the end of the process, the LTAP will identify accommodation priorities for the Board.
Public engagement is an important part of the LTAP process. We want
I wanted to update you on the painting in the school. For those of you who have been in the school, you will have noticed that the hallways and gym are in need of painting. This past week I was informed that, over the winter break, the Board will be painting our gym. Unfortunately, the hallways cannot be painted over the winter break, as