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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

Earth Day At James McQueen

Posted April 15, 2019

Earth Day at James McQueen! Earth Day Assembly Please join us in the gym for our Earth Day Assembly on Wednesday April 24th @ 1:50. We will be unveiling our Collaborative Art Project! Using recycled materials, each class has made a piece of art. We’ll put all the pieces together together to form ...

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Environmental Initiatives

Posted April 8, 2019

Please click on the James McGreen Eco button on the right side of the school website for news about some of the many environmental initiatives we have going at our school; it's worth the time to give it a look!

April 2019 School Newsletter

Posted March 29, 2019

Newsletter April

Tribal Visions Presentation

Posted February 1, 2019

Our students shared in a special presentation by Tribal Visions, a First Nations arts education group who specialize in native dance and traditional costumes.  The students learned about a range of costumes and dance styles, as well as traditional beliefs and language. The underlying message of kindness for others and ...

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Bus Cancellation- No Need To Call The School

Posted January 23, 2019

Dear Families, Just as an awareness piece, if your child is a bus student and busses are cancelled, you do not need to call the school to let us know that your child will not be attending.  This will save everyone a bit of time in the morning. Thanks, Mr. Creighton

Grade 1-3 Winter Concert Date

Posted November 27, 2018

Dear Parent(s) and Guardian(s), To help us usher in winter and celebrate the winter season, our grade 1-3 classes will each be performing at our holiday concert (our kindergarten students will be performing in the Spring). The winter concert will be held in the school gym on December 12th from 6:30-7:30. Students need to be ...

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Maiden Lane- No Parking At Any Time

Posted September 25, 2018

Dear Families, For the safety of our children and yourselves, we ask that you do not park on Maiden lane at any time to pick up or drop off children.  The street is clearly marked as no parking. Thanks for your support with this. Andrew Creighton

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 ...

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Traffic Safety Near Our School

Posted February 23, 2018

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 ...

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School Painting

Posted December 21, 2017

Dear Community, 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 ...

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The New Sandbox is Completed!

Posted October 30, 2017

Just in time before the snow starts to fly..... Thanks to those families that contributed to the Upper Grand Learning Foundation!

Safe Student Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Posted May 1, 2017

Dear Parents/Guardians, We are entering into a time of year where the weather is getting warmer (hopefully soon!) and students are outside expending energy and often not as attentive to car traffic as we would like. I would ask, for the safety of all of our children, that if you are dropping-off ...

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