News & Announcements

Heat Advisory

Hot and humid conditions are expected.  Hot and humid air can bring deteriorating air quality and can result in the Air Quality Health Index approaching the high-risk category. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors. Access health and safety resources on the UGDSB website

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

French Immersion random selection process results for Edward Johnson PS

Posted February 28, 2018

The randomized list of French Immersion Pre-registration Codes for Edward Johnson PS from the random selection process on January 29, 2018 is now available online.

LTAP Public Workshop – Cancellation Notice

Posted February 20, 2018

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. 

Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Background Report and Public Engagement Plan

Posted January 31, 2018

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.

Mark your calendars! Kindergarten registration for the 2018-19 school year is Jan. 9-19

Posted December 18, 2017

Exciting changes are coming as we get ready to welcome our newest students to our school. Kindergarten registration for the 2018-2019 school year will take place from January 9 to 19, 2018, and will feature a new online pre-registration process. All Kindergarten students (JK and SK) who are new to the Upper ...

Construction at Metcalfe at Emma – Removal of Temporary Second Adult Guard

Posted December 8, 2017

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 ...

Farm Fresh Pick-Up December 5 (3:00 pm- 6:00 pm)

Posted November 16, 2017

IMPORTANT  December 5th is delivery day.  We will offer pick up in the gym from 3:00-6:00 pm. If anyone cannot make the day and time if they could email [email protected] to make other arrangements. School Council

Spaghetti Supper Thursday, November 30

Posted November 13, 2017

Please mark your calendars! School cash on-line is ready to accept your orders. Remember this is an environmentally friendly event so be sure to bring your own dishes in a bag to take home with you after supper! See the poster below. The attachment has been included as well: EJPS_SpaghettiDinner_Flyer_BW_FINAL   ...

Progress Reports and Parent Teacher Interviews

Posted November 12, 2017 Please note: Progress Reports go home on Tuesday, November 14. You will receive two copies of the report card. Please sign one copy and return it to school along with the envelope. Kindergarten students will bring home their "Communication of Learning (Initial Observations)" as well. You will receive only one ...

Parent Involvement Committee Event

Posted October 19, 2017

PIC-event-nov2017-finalIf you are wondering about how to get your child cooperating without yelling, threats, or punishment then read the information in the link and set aside Wednesday, November 8 from 6:45 to 8:45 at Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute.

Water concerns at Edward Johnson PS?

Posted October 16, 2017

Drinking Water EJPS 2017Please read the attached letter.
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