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OSSTF update: Dec. 11 strikes in some Ontario school boards (not UGDSB)

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) has announced that on Wednesday Dec. 11, OSSTF teachers and education workers in some school boards will take part in a one-day, full withdrawal of services in selected locations across Ontario:

The Upper Grand District School Board is not listed as one of the school boards that will be included in the Dec. 11 OSSTF job action. 

Please continue to check for updates.

What you need to know to register your child for school

Posted August 12, 2019

The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.

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North Riverside Neighbourhood Group

Posted June 17, 2019

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Spring Carnival

Posted June 13, 2019

Our Spring Carnival will run rain or shine tonight - see you there!!

Track and Field

Posted June 12, 2019

Good luck to all of our Junior Track and Field athletes participating at the University of Guelph today! Go Jaguars Go!!

Looking ahead to September

Posted June 12, 2019

Here is a tentative list of staff assignments for the 2019-2020 school year. Kristi Arnold          Life Skills Carol Hoey              Kindergarten TBD                           Kindergarten ECE Jurgen Rodrigues   Kindergarten Stephanie Monroe Kindergarten ECE Amanda Klapwyk ...

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Posted June 12, 2019

Volunteer Tea

John Galt Public School would not be as great of a school community if were not for the dedication of our amazing volunteers.

We would like to show our appreciation for the time you have spent volunteering throughout the school ...



Posted May 29, 2019

Please join me in congratulating our Vice Principal, Ms. Anderson,  as she has been appointed to the role of Principal at Victory Public School for September.  Victory is lucky to have you Ms. Anderson.  You will be missed at John Galt!   Our new Vice Principal for September will be Mrs. Tremblay. ...

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International Language Program

Posted May 27, 2019

Please see below for some information about an International Languages Program ILP PosterILP Summer Program Newsletter Insert

Guelph Storm Day

Posted May 16, 2019

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Tomorrow, May 17 is Guelph Storm Day!  Wear your Guelph Storm gear or colours to support our Guelph Storm in their journey towards the Memorial Cup!  Go Storm Go!!

DATE CHANGE: Special Olympics Track & Field Meet moved to Wednesday May 15

Posted May 12, 2019

Due to rain in the forecast, the Special Olympics Track & Field Meet has been postponed to Wednesday May 15, 2019.

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#trashtag guide

Posted May 7, 2019

Litter Pu Guide

Cell Phone Policy

Posted May 6, 2019

Please take a few minutes to read our updated Cell Phone Policy.  We ask for parent/guardian support in reinforcing the message around electronic device use at school. Parents, please call the main office if you need to reach your child during school hours so student learning is not being interrupted. ...

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More information on #trashtag

Posted April 29, 2019

Litter Pu Handout


Posted April 29, 2019

May is just a couple of days away... The temperatures are (mostly) going up, and daylight is lasting later and later! Families going out for walks together, making trips to the park and elsewhere, will have undoubtedly noticed just how much litter has accumulated all over the city... The City's ...

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Posted April 4, 2019

Reminder that Friday, April 5th is a PA DAY.

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