News & Announcements

Picture Day is October 12

Posted October 5, 2018

Make it simple by ordering your portraits online using your Picture Day ID (QX108410Q0) and child’s first name to get started.  If you prefer to order on paper, look for the picture order form sent home with students earlier this week.

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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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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Monthly Environmental Activities to help celebrate our planet

Posted September 14, 2018

“Let nature be your teacher.” William Wordsworth     Celebrate National Tree Day on September 26th 2018! “National Tree Day will serve as a celebration for all Canadians to appreciate the great benefits that trees provide us - clean air, wildlife habitat, reducing energy demand and connecting with nature.” http://www.nationaltreeday.ca/ “Children today spend less ...

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Reminder for parents/guardians: Accidents happen – be prepared with Student Accident Insurance

Posted September 11, 2018

Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on school premises during school activities.  Accidents can and do happen and the costs involved might not be fully covered by Provincial Health Care or employer group insurance plans. The Upper Grand District School Board is empowered under The Education Act to ...

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Relocation of Starwood at Lee Crossing Guards

Posted September 10, 2018

Guelph, Ont., September 10, 2018 – On Monday September 17, 2018 , the adult crossing guards at Starwood Drive at Lee Street will be relocated east to the intersection of Starwood Drive at Keating Street and Fleming Road for construction. The temporary relocation will be for approximately one month, weather ...

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Terry Fox Run/Walk Thursday September 27/18

Posted September 10, 2018

Our school is proud to be participating in the Terry Fox School Run.  Please join our school community and support this worthy cause, click:  http://www.terryfox.ca/KenDanbyPSGuelph to be taken to our school’s fundraising page.  Students can also ask their teacher for a hard copy of the pledge from and bring ...

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Meet the Teacher/Open House Thursday September 13/19

Posted September 9, 2018

Mark “Meet The Teacher/Open House” on your family calendar for this Thursday, Sept 13th from 6:00 – 7:30.  We look forward to a great turn out and to meeting as many families as possible.  Our classrooms will be open and teachers will be happy to share plans for the upcoming ...

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Pizza and Milk Orders for Sept 2018

Posted September 7, 2018

On Sept. 10 School Cash Online will open to purchase pizza for students for the month of October.    This will be available for purchase until September 27, 2018. More information can be found on School Cash Online.  (Not signed up for School Cash Online yet?  Instructions are available on our ...

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Wecome to the 2018-19 School Year!

Posted September 3, 2018

Staff at Ken Danby is very excited for a new year of learning with our students and community.  We extend a special welcome to our new Kindergarten students who begin their academic careers this year.  We wish them plenty of success and enjoyment here at Ken Danby.  We would like ...

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Walking Routes to School Map

Posted August 31, 2018

Ken Danby 2018 Route To School Map

Wishing all our Students, Parents, Staff and Community a safe and enjoyable summer!

Posted June 28, 2018

End of year Newsletter 2018

Posted June 28, 2018

End Newsletter June 2018

School Council Social Tuesday June 12th at 6:30 pm in the Library. Everyone is welcome

Posted June 11, 2018

Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted June 8, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) will be presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on June 12, 2018. Pin The meeting starts at 7 pm in the boardroom at the Guelph Board Office, 500 Victoria Road N, Guelph. The final ...

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June 2018 Newsletter

Posted June 4, 2018

June 2018 Newsletter

Reminder that the annual School Council Carnival is only a week away, Thursday May 31 from 5-8pm.

Posted May 24, 2018

SAVE THE DATE SCHOOL COUNCIL CARNIVAL MAY 31st 5pm to 8pm

Posted May 14, 2018

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