News & Announcements

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

New School and Child Care Screening Tool is available online

Posted September 1, 2022

The Ministry of Health and the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health have provided a new “School and Child Care” screening tool. It is recommended that students/children and visitors continue to self-screen for illness every day before attending school or child care using this updated Screening Tool.

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Looking for Parent/Guardian Volunteers!

Posted August 29, 2022

We consider parents to be a special resource and we welcome volunteers in many capacities. . We will always welcome extra help from volunteers in classrooms, programs, the library and for extra-curricular activities. Please talk to your child’s classroom teacher or call the Office if you have time or skills ...

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School Bell Hours and Bell Times

Posted August 29, 2022

School Hours and Bell Times:   Time Event 8:50 am - 9:40 am Period 1 9:40 am - 10:30 am Period 2 10:30 am - 10:50 Nutribreak  ...

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Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions (Asthma, Diabetes, Epilepsy/Seizure Disorder, Anaphylaxis, etc.)

Posted August 29, 2022

The UGDSB is committed to minimizing the risks for students who have asthma, diabetes, epilepsy/seizure disorder, life-threatening allergies and/or other serious health condition through the development and implementation of individualized Plans of Care. Please contact the office at 519-843-2665  if your child requires a plan of care. Please note: Plan of ...

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Annual Reminder Video Surveillance 2022/2023

Posted August 29, 2022

As an added security measure, our school facility is monitored by 24 hour video surveillance.

Security cameras are in operation for the safety of the students, staff and the school community and for the protection of Upper Grand District School Board property. Information is collected under the authority of ...

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School Safety Drills 2022/2023

Posted August 29, 2022

The safety and well-being of our students is our highest priority. Although we hope that an incident that requires response from emergency personnel will never occur in our school, we must be prepared to respond quickly and effectively in case it does.

Each year our school must ...

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Smoke and Vape-Free School Environment 2022/2023

Posted August 29, 2022

Smoke and Vape-Free Environment   The Upper Grand DSB provides a smoke and vape-free environment for its students, staff and others while on Board property, in accordance with the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and Board policy 208.  This policy refers to all forms of tobacco, and any processed form of tobacco that may ...

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Back to School! Information for students and families

Posted August 29, 2022

It’s back to school season! We are excited to welcome and welcome back all students and families to the Upper Grand. To help make the transition back to school smoother for our students and families, we are sharing a website with information about back to school.

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Register your child for school on August 30

Posted August 23, 2022

On August 30, 2022 from 1 PM to 4 PM, registration will open online for parents and guardians to register their child to their home elementary school.

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Run to be a school board trustee!

Posted July 25, 2022

As the next municipal elections approach on October 24, 2022, the Upper Grand District School Board is seeking nominations for school board trustees for the 2022-2023 school year. School Board Trustees have a big impact on shaping the education system for Upper Grand students. The UGDSB is looking for individuals who can ‘re-engage, re-fresh, and re-imagine’ the best education system for the students in our community.

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Elementary report cards available for download starting next week

Posted June 14, 2022

The UGDSB is continuing to use the online report card system for the 2021-22 school year.
If you previously accessed our Electronic Report Card system this year, no action is required at this time.

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John Black June Newsletter 2022

Posted June 6, 2022

_John Black June News 2022
  • Kindergarten Orientation
  • Library Book Returns
  • Pride Month
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