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Temporary online learning extended

Virtual Parent Engagement Presentation – Thursday, January 28th – 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Posted January 22, 2021

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Update regarding extension of online learning

Posted January 22, 2021

At this time, we do not expect that schools will resume in-person learning until the end of the provincial emergency orders on February 11, 2021, at the earliest. 

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Temporary online learning extended until Jan. 29, 2021

Posted January 20, 2021

Public Health has instructed the UGDSB that the current measures in place for online learning in the UGDSB will be extended until at least January 29. 

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Wellness Wednesday – Talking About Mental Health: Self Compassion

Posted January 20, 2021

January 2021 Talking About Mental Health: Self Compassion Welcome back from the Winter Break. This has been a different break than any other year I can remember. We all had to adjust to different traditions, different expectations, different connections, different situations to manage in our lives. January is the beginning of a ...

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Kindergarten Registration – January 5 – 22, 2021

Posted January 15, 2021

Registration   After you have completed the online registration, please come to the school between 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (Monday to Friday) to provide us with your child's birth certificate, proof of address and custody papers (if applicable).

Information for schools following expanded provincial restrictions 

Posted January 13, 2021

On Tuesday Jan. 12, 2021, the provincial government announced new restrictions to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in Ontario. As part of that announcement, information was shared that affects Ontario schools, and we would like to provide the details that have been announced so far to all Upper Grand DSB families.

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No additional board-wide survey, reorganization in elementary schools

Posted January 12, 2021

The Upper Grand District School Board would like to inform all elementary school families that there will be no additional “intent to change learning modes” survey for elementary students. What this means is that there will not be another board-wide reorganization in elementary schools at this time.  

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UGDSB and PIC to host virtual parent engagement events in the new year

Posted January 11, 2021

The Upper Grand District School Board and Parent Involvement Committee are hosting virtual events for parents/guardians throughout the remainder of the school year.

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Google Meet Glitches

Posted January 8, 2021

As many of you have experienced, we have been having a number of Meet issues over the last few days. Google has posted information online which confirms a problem with the service. The board has an internal support team working with Google on the issue and hope it is resolved ...

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Resource: Mental Health and COVID-19 for Caregivers

Posted January 8, 2021

The uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and the sense of added responsibility can be stressful. Please see this parent resource for coping strategies to deal with the stress and uncertainty. 

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