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


Posted May 11, 2023

The attached memo and links from Public Health may be helpful if you are looking for information. Blacklegged Tick And Lyme Disease Thanks Your John Galt Admin Team  

Jewish Heritage Month!

Posted May 8, 2023

2023 Jewish Heritage Month: Resources & Events | Factor-Inwentash Faculty  of Social Work The month of May is Canadian Jewish Heritage Month, an opportunity to recognize, celebrate, and learn more about the countless contributions Jewish Canadians have made to Canada. ...

Dutch Heritage Month!

Posted May 8, 2023

Dutch Heritage Day in Canada in 2024 | There is a Day for that! This day is an opportunity for us to recognize and celebrate the many contributions that Canadians of Dutch Heritage have made to our country's social, cultural, and economic fabric. Canada is ...

Asian Heritage Month

Posted May 7, 2023

Asian Heritage Month is an opportunity for us to learn more about the diverse culture and history of Asian communities in Canada, as well as to acknowledge the many achievements and contributions of people of Asian origin who, throughout our history, have done so much to make ...

Summer 2023 Gr. 6, 7 & 8 Summer Numeracy & Literacy Support Programs

Posted May 4, 2023

Hello Grades 6, 7, 8 Parents/Guardians: PLease see below for some Numeracy and Literacy Support Programs for the summer. Gr. 6 7 8 Lit Num Handout For Parents Revised   Thanks Your John Galt Admin Team

UGDSB seeking public input on board policies

Posted April 26, 2023

The Upper Grand District School Board has released the following policies for public consultation, and feedback is welcome on the draft documents until May 25, 2023. You are invited to review the policy drafts and submit online feedback at The deadline for public input is May 25, 2023 at 4 pm EST. Persons without internet access may call 519-822-4420 (or toll-free 1-800-321-4025) ext. 544 to request a printed copy of the draft documents.

Happy Ridvan!

Posted April 20, 2023

I Am Birmingham on Twitter: "The #Bahai community today celebrates the  first day of Ridván, a 12-day festival. Happy #Ridvan to all celebrating." / TwitterThe Ridván Festival is a twelve-day long festival in the Baha’i faith which occurs from April to ...

Earth Day community clothing swap

Posted April 20, 2023

See the attached flyer for a community clothing swap in recognition of Earth Day. Community clothing swap

Happy Passover (Pesach)!

Posted April 6, 2023

Anti-Defamation League | Happy Passover! | SoutheastWe would like to wish our community members who are observing Passover (Pesach) a very Happy Passover. Passover is often celebrated with great pomp and ceremony, especially on the first night, when a special family meal called the seder is ...

Supporting student attendance

Posted April 5, 2023

ATTENDANCE SUPPORT WEEK 1:  Is your child struggling with attending school? We are here to help! Throughout the month of April we will be sharing tips and strategies with parents/guardians to help encourage regular school attendance.  This week, we are going to focus on strategies around attitudes and ...
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