News & Announcements

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

October 2018 School Newsletter

Posted September 25, 2018

October 2018 School Newsletter

Orange Shirt Day

Posted September 20, 2018

Learning about residential schools on Orange Shirt Day

September 30 is Orange Shirt Day, a day for people to come together in the spirit of reconciliation and to keep discussing openly all aspects of residential schools.

Orange Shirt Day originated in the

Read more about Orange Shirt Day »

Rowan’s Law Day

Posted September 20, 2018

Speak up about concussions – Rowan’s Law Day is September 26


On September 26, schools across the Upper Grand District School Board will be marking Rowan’s Law Day – a day to raise awareness about concussions.

In March 2018, the Ontario government

Read more about Rowan’s Law Day »

Exercise And Fun At Recess!

Posted September 19, 2018

_MG_9918_MG_9936 _MG_9947_MG_9919_MG_9914_MG_9886

Read more about Exercise And Fun At Recess! »

James McQueen Bullying Prevention Plan- 2018/19

Posted September 17, 2018

Bullying Prevention Plan 2018 19

2018-19 School Code of Conduct

Posted September 17, 2018

School Code Of Conduct Template 2018

Welcome Back Open House

Posted September 17, 2018

Dear Families, Please join us on Thursday, September 2o, 2018 for our Welcome Back/Open House! Hot dogs, including vegetarian and gluten free, will be served from 5:00-6:00 and are free!  Please bring your own water containers as juice will not be served (too many bees at this time of year). It is

Read more about Welcome Back Open House »

St. Joseph School/Church- No Parking

Posted September 10, 2018

Dear Parents and Community Members, The school beside St. Joseph's church has been purchased and is now private property. So, we are no longer able to park in their parking lot.  This may mean parking further down St. George street. Thank you for your understanding and support. Andrew Creighton

September 2018 Newsletter

Posted September 5, 2018


Health and Physical Education Letter for Parents

Posted September 4, 2018

Dear parents and guardians, We are writing to you to address some of the questions and concerns we have received regarding changes to the Health and Physical Education Curriculum. As you may know, the Government of Ontario has directed all school boards across the province to use the re-issued 2010 Health

Read more about Health and Physical Education Letter for Parents »

Morning Lunch Supervisor Needed

Posted August 29, 2018

Dear Families, We are looking for a full-time adult that would be interested in supervising lunchrooms and the school yard from 10:20-11:20 every morning.  This is a paid position.  If you are interested, or know of someone who is interested, please have them contact Mr. Creighton at the school (519-843-1700).   Thanks,   Mr Creighton

Read more about Morning Lunch Supervisor Needed »

Welcome Back!

Posted August 29, 2018

Dear Students and Families, On behalf of our school staff, I would like to welcome all of you back for another fun and exciting school year!  Teachers have been busy over the summer, and many are busy this week, getting their rooms ready for the first day back.  We hope everyone

Read more about Welcome Back! »

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.

Read more about Video Surveillance Information »

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

Read more about Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report »

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!   _MG_9059

Read more about Jump Rope For Heart Success!!! »

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!  

Read more about Great Job Team! »

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: We wish Asher and his coach Brayden

Read more about Go Team Go!!! »

1 2 3 4 5 6