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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.
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 to have conversations with our school communities to promote a shared understanding of local school issues.
In Ontario, the Immunization of School Pupils Act requires that all students attending school be fully immunized or have a valid exemption on file. Public Health mailed notices to secondary students with incomplete records at the beginning of January. If you received a notice that your child’s record is incomplete, the deadline to update your child’s record with Public Health is April 6th at 4PM in order to avoid suspension …
The secondary school examination schedule for semester 1 is set for January 26th to February 1st, 2018. February 2nd is scheduled to be a Professional Activity Day for semester turn around activities.
Semester 2 is scheduled to begin on February 5th, 2018.
Should an inclement weather day (with cancelled buses) occur during an exam day, the entire exam schedule and professional activity day will move forward by the number of snow …
YouthTALK is an initiative through the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) that was created in 2004. YouthTALK is in six schools around the Guelph-Wellington-Dufferin area and promotes mental health awareness and suicide prevention with initiatives and projects. See the following link for more information: https://globalnews.ca/news/3929001/youthtalk-aims-to-smash-the-stigma-around-mental-health-in-guelph-schools/
As part of the Metcalfe Street road construction, a second adult school crossing guard was temporarily posted at the intersection of Metcalfe Street and Emma Street to assist pedestrians crossing within a construction zone. Now that the road work and associated construction activity is scheduled to be completed at the intersection next week, the secondary crossing guard will be removed at the end of the afternoon shift on Friday …
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Ross honours the fallen of December 6th. Sign to stop the violence.
A late bus will start on Monday, December 4, 2017. The departure time is currently set as 5:15pm and the drop-off location is Rockwood Centennial Public School.
Midterm reports will be distributed on Friday, November 17, 2017. For a detailed description of Learning Skills and Work Habits, please see the following link: Learning Skills And Work Habits Definitions, Midterm Reports 2017
Your Future Your Choice will take place on Wednesday November 15th from 6:00-8:00pm at Centennial CVI located at 289 College Ave. West in Guelph.
This event is a one-stop career, education, and community resource fair. Over 80 exhibitors from colleges and universities, as well as business and community organizations will be there to provide students and their families with valuable information to help them make decisions about future education, training, …