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DO YOU WANT TO GET PAID TO WALK YOUR CHILD TO SCHOOL? DO YOU ENJOY WORKING WITH CHILDREN?

Posted April 16, 2019

WALKING SCHOOL BUS (WSB) LEADER Part-time Employment 5-10 hours per week Morning or Afternoon Route or both $16.00 per hour We would like to invite anyone interested to apply to be a Walking School Bus Leader. A WSB is a way for students to get to and from school as a group with

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ARTS NIGHT THIS THURSDAY APRIL 18 FROM 6:15 TO 8:15

Posted April 15, 2019

Hello Families! Our Second Annual Arts Night is being held at Ken Danby Public School on Thursday, April 18th from 6:15pm – 8:15pm. Our evening is comprised of arts activities and student performances in the gymnasium. As advertised, attendance is optional. Primary students will be performing in the gymnasium at 6:30. Please

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Wednesday April 10th International Pink Day. Diamondbacks don’t forget to wear Pink tomorrow.

Posted April 9, 2019

What is the Day of Pink? April 10, 2019 marks the International Day of Pink. It is a day where communities across the country, and across the world, can unite in celebrating diversity and raising awareness to stop homophobia, transphobia, transmisogyny, and all forms of bullying. The International Day of Pink was started

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Posted April 2, 2019

Mental Health April 2019

Posted April 2, 2019

April Env

Staff Presentation of the 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report

Posted March 29, 2019

The 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on March 19, 2019. This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work

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SAVE THE DATE: KEN DANBY P.S. ARTS NIGHT APRIL 18TH, 2019

Posted March 28, 2019

Arts Night

Students, staff and parents – please take our voluntary Diversity Data Survey

Posted March 22, 2019

From March 22 to April 18, 2019, the Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a system-wide survey, to help the board understand the demographic makeup, diversity and ongoing needs of our student population.

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Parent Resource: Social Media Apps Info Sheet

Posted March 18, 2019

Check it out here:   Social Media Apps Info Sheet

A Walking School Bus is coming to Ken Danby Public School!

Posted March 10, 2019

Ken Danby Public School, along with Holy Trinity Catholic School, has been selected to participate in the Walking School Bus Pilot Project! A WSB is a way for students to get to and from school as a group with an adult supervisor who is screened, trained and managed by

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Wishing All Our Families Safe and Fun March Break? Looking forward to seeing all the students back on March 18th.

Posted March 8, 2019

March Break is from 11-15  

UGDSB Home Tip Sheet: Strategies to Add, Subtract, Multiply and Divide

Posted March 4, 2019

Please click on tip sheet here:     Math Bulletin Number Talks For Parents

Talking About Mental Health: March 2019

Posted March 4, 2019

Mental Health March 2019

Posted March 4, 2019

Environmental March 2019

National Pink Day is this Wednesday, February 27th.

Posted February 26, 2019

We look forward to Ken Danby community support Bullying Awareness and Prevention by wearing Pink tomorrow.

Reminder about the CYBER SAFETY INFORMATION SESSION for Parents presented by the GUELPH POLICE on Tuesday Feb 26, at 6:30pm. Location: Ken Danby School Gym

Posted February 24, 2019

Ken Danby’s Live Free Campaign

Posted February 21, 2019

Please help out our Ken Danby Student Nutrition Program during our Live Free Campaign. Each day healthy food is available for all hungry students.  Please help us continue this worthy program. A $5 donation will include PJ Day (Mon, Feb 25), Hat Day (Wed, Feb 27) and Live Free

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School Council would like to thank our School Community for supporting the Dance-A-Thon we raised $4400!

Posted February 20, 2019

School Dance-A-Thon Tomorrow. Don’t forget to bring your pledge forms to school tomorrow.

Posted February 13, 2019

Ken Danby Annual Dance-A-Thon

Posted February 5, 2019

Dance A Thon 2019

Engaging Your Child in Science at Home

Posted February 5, 2019

As parents we have the wonderful opportunity and responsibility for nurturing our children’s growth.  Parents play a key role in the physical, emotional, and intellectual development of their child. As parents we can usually find time to read a story to our children, thereby instilling a love of literature, but

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February Environmental Activities To Help Celebrate Our Planet!

Posted February 5, 2019

Celebrate National Sweater Day on February 7th! National Sweater Day is a way to learn about the importance of saving energy and to inspire you to use less energy all winter. Heating accounts for 80% of residential energy use in Canada. If all Canadians lowered their thermostats by just 2 degrees Celsius this winter,

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Posted January 30, 2019

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