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

Me to We Team: Hurricane Florence and Ottawa Tornadoes

Posted October 2, 2018

Dear Parents/Guardians, Hurricane Florence has hit the Carolinas and surrounding states and caused a lot of damage to people’s homes and belongings.  The Me to We team would like to support the hurricane victims by donating to the Red Cross. The Canadian Red Cross is helping ...

Orange Shirt Day on Monday October 1, 2018

Posted September 27, 2018

Orange Shirt Day grew out of a residential school survivor story of having her new orange shirt taken away on her first day at the school.  The date was chosen because it is the time of year in which children were taken from their homes to residential schools, and because ...

PD Day Tomorrow, Friday September 28th, No School for Students

Posted September 27, 2018

Terry Fox Walk/Run Thursday Sept 27

Posted September 26, 2018

Thank you to all those families who have support our Terry Fox Walk/Run.  The students will be participating in the walk/run tomorrow afternoon.  There is still time to make a difference simply click:  http://www.terryfox.ca/KenDanbyPSGuelph  to join our school community in the fight against cancer.  The Terry Fox Foundation has a ...

First School Council Meeting Tomorrow Night!

Posted September 19, 2018

Reminder that our first School Council meeting is tomorrow night, Thursday September 21,  at 6:30 pm in the School Library.  The purpose of School Council is to work collaboratively together to improve student learning.  Everyone is welcome at School Council meetings.

Smoke and Vape–Free School Environment

Posted September 17, 2018

The Upper Grand DSB provides a smoke and vape-free environment for its students, staff and others while on school Board property and at school events.  Under our policy, all forms of tobacco, and any processed form of tobacco that may be smoked, inhaled or chewed is included. Additionally, all forms ...

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions

Posted September 17, 2018

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions UGDSB Policy 518: Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions, outlines the roles and responsibilities for all in the educational community to support students with possible life-threatening medical conditions.  The prevalent medical conditions covered under this policy are Asthma, Anaphylaxis, Diabetes and Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders.  If your child has ...
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