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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

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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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Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health February 2019

Posted January 28, 2019

Elementary Schools WDG Public Health is pleased to provide elementary schools with up-to-date information on health topics for their monthly newsletters and announcements to parents. Please find below an insert you can include in your school newsletter and/or announcements if you wish. If you have any questions please contact us at

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PA Day Camp at Grange Hill East Neighbourhood Group

Posted January 24, 2019

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Pedestrians play a role in keeping school crossing guards safe.

Posted January 7, 2019

We all know that motorists play a crucial role in school zone safety, but did you know that pedestrians also play an important role in helping keep school crossing guards safe? Our municipal partners are asking all school communities to obey the rules of the road when crossing at guarded

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Monthly Environmental Activities To Help Celebrate Our Planet

Posted January 7, 2019

JANUARY is the time to carry out your Eco Resolutions!

“There will be more waste plastic in the sea than fish by 2050” Dame Ellen MacArthur

It’s a brand new year and the perfect time for positive change. For example, let’s end plastic pollution. Based on the daily news, it’s

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Talking About Mental Health January 2019 – Getting Outdoors

Posted January 7, 2019

Did you know that taking a 20 minute walk can boost your memory and brain power? Getting outside reduces stress, improves sleep and creates feelings of liveliness and energy. Even in the cold weather it is important to find time to get outdoors - even if just for brief amounts

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Happy New Year

Posted January 6, 2019

New Logo Look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow!

Wishing Our Community A Wonderful and Safe Holiday!

Posted December 21, 2018

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