News & Announcements

Important information for the summer months

For helpful information over the summer months, please use the links below:

Information on student instruction for Friday January 14, 2022

Posted January 13, 2022

As staff work to prepare their classrooms for in-person learning on Monday we want to inform families/caregivers that regular synchronous instruction may be interrupted on Friday to allow staff time in our schools to be ready to go for Monday.

Read more about Information on student instruction for Friday January 14, 2022 »

Protective health and safety measures during in-person learning

Posted January 12, 2022

The provincial government has announced that Ontario schools will reopen to in-person learning starting on Monday January 17, 2022. The Upper Grand District School Board has many protective health and safety measures in place at our schools. Please read below for reminders and updates regarding these protective measures. 

Read more about Protective health and safety measures during in-person learning »

Revised criteria for UGDSB student mask exemptions

Posted January 7, 2022

As a result of the continued spread of COVID-19 and the increased transmissibility with the most recent variant, the Upper Grand District School Board has revised the criteria for granting student mask exemption requests. Please review this information for details.

Read more about Revised criteria for UGDSB student mask exemptions »

Information from the province on student rapid antigen testing over the winter break

Posted December 10, 2021

On behalf of the Government of Ontario, the Upper Grand District School Board is distributing take-home rapid antigen screening kits to every elementary and secondary student who chooses to participate. Kits will be distributed prior to the winter break.

Read more about Information from the province on student rapid antigen testing over the winter break »

Policy Feedback Opportunity: Policy 205 School Volunteers

Posted November 24, 2021

UGDSB policy currently under review, 205 – School Volunteers, has been further revised and released for public consultation. Please review the proposed changes and provide your feedback by January 14, 2022.

Read more about Policy Feedback Opportunity: Policy 205 School Volunteers »

UGDSB looks ahead to Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Posted November 15, 2021

Schools of the UGDSB will be participating in Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week from November 22 to the 26th. Learn more about bullying and other resources.

Read more about UGDSB looks ahead to Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week »

Policy feedback opportunity: Policy 504 Equity and Inclusive Education

Posted October 27, 2021

UGDSB Policy 504 Equity and Inclusive Education is currently under review and feedback is welcome on the draft documents until November 25, 2021.

Read more about Policy feedback opportunity: Policy 504 Equity and Inclusive Education »

UGDSB received funding from the COVID-19 Resilience Infrastructure Stream (CVRIS)

Posted October 25, 2021

JFR 8x4_English_OntarioBuilds_CMYK.ai

The Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB) received funding from the COVID-19 Resilience Infrastructure Stream (CVRIS) for various projects throughout the district.

The UGDSB is continuing its work on optimizing air quality and increasing touchless points in our classrooms and learning environments through improving ventilation and filtration and installing door operators and/or water bottle filling stations. Upgrades began in the 2020-21 …

Read more about UGDSB received funding from the COVID-19 Resilience Infrastructure Stream (CVRIS) »

Schedule and criteria for the resumption of indoor inter-school athletics

Posted October 22, 2021

The Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Catholic District School Board, in consultation with District 4 and District 10 officials, are excited to announce the resumption of indoor inter-school athletics.

Read more about Schedule and criteria for the resumption of indoor inter-school athletics »

Update on secondary inter-school athletics (Oct. 13, 2021)

Posted October 13, 2021

We wanted to provide secondary students and families with an update regarding the resumption of indoor inter-school athletics. We know that students and families are eagerly awaiting the return of indoor sports and we believe that athletics is an important part of high school life. 

Read more about Update on secondary inter-school athletics (Oct. 13, 2021) »

Inter-school athletics and spectators at sporting events

Posted October 7, 2021

In order to prioritize safety and reduce the possible transmission of COVID-19 at events, we are limiting access to sporting events to players, coaches and those required for the event operations. Spectators are not permitted to be in attendance for school sporting events at this time.

Read more about Inter-school athletics and spectators at sporting events »

School bell time change required, effective Wednesday Sept. 15

Posted September 10, 2021

In order to better align the school day with current transportation schedules, bell times will be changing slightly at our school, from 9am-3pm to the new time of 9:10-3:10pm. This change is effective Wednesday Sept. 15, 2021.

Read more about School bell time change required, effective Wednesday Sept. 15 »

Update on secondary inter-school athletics

Posted September 8, 2021

Please see the following for updates on the start of inter-school athletics in secondary schools in District 10 and District 4.

Read more about Update on secondary inter-school athletics »

How to access your Timetable online

Posted August 30, 2021

Attached are instructions to access Maplewood online Access Maplewood Online

September School Opening

Posted August 10, 2021

Please see attached.   2021 School Opening Poster Distributed

Registration for 2021-22 Secondary Remote Learning is August 3-12, 2021

Posted August 3, 2021

Registration for Secondary Remote Learning is open from August 3-12, 2021. Please review program information for 2021-22 Secondary Remote Learning and to register for remote learning. Only those wanting to register for Secondary Remote Learning should complete a registration form.

Read more about Registration for 2021-22 Secondary Remote Learning is August 3-12, 2021 »

Congratulations Graduates!

Posted June 24, 2021

2021 Long Term Accommodation Plan annual review report approved

Posted June 23, 2021

The 2021 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was approved at the Board Meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board on June 22, 2021.

Read more about 2021 Long Term Accommodation Plan annual review report approved »

1 2 3 4