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

School Council Minutes (Februrary 2024)

Posted April 9, 2024

School Council Minutes (Februrary 2024)

Every Day Counts! Why regular student attendance at school really matters

Posted April 5, 2024

In the UGDSB, we know how important school attendance and established routines are for students to build knowledge, skills and confidence. Regular attendance is more than just a requirement; it’s a critical building block for academic success, social development, and future opportunities. While we may face challenges that ...

Mireille Messier, French author, visits KGPS

Posted April 4, 2024

Our Grade 1 - 5 students had a visit from French author, Mireille Messier today.  Mme Messier has writen many children's books and students had the opportunity to listen to her read one of her books and ask questions.  It was a wonderful day! See the attached posted for some ...

KGPS Debate Team Press Release

Posted March 27, 2024

In October, teacher Dawn Smith at King George Public School saw the opportunity to start a debate team at the school and since, has seen a lot of student participation. The team consists of 32 students in grade 7 and 8 at the school. They meet once a week in nice ...

Family Skate Night – Friday, March 22

Posted March 20, 2024

Our family skate night is fast approaching.  We hope to see you out on Friday, March 22 between 5:30 PM and 7:20 PM at the Sleeman Centre.  Click on the poster linked below for more information. Family Skate Night Info

Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted March 20, 2024

GUELPH, ON – At the March 19, 2024, Finance and Facilities Committee Meeting, Upper Grand District School BoardTrustees received the “Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report.”

The report will now be taken to the Board Meeting on April 9, 2024, for approval by Trustees, ...

Professional Activity Day Description – April 8, 2024

Posted March 18, 2024

Information for Elementary Parents/Guardians

Date: April 8, 2024

Length: Full Day


Elementary Topic AM: Mathematics Elementary Topic PM: Mental Health and Well-Being Secondary Topic AM: Mathematics or Artificial Intelligence ...

UGDSB introducing new grade 7/8 Mental Health Literacy Modules to support student mental health and well-being

Posted February 27, 2024

GUELPH, ON – The Upper Grand District School Board will be delivering modules to grade 7/8 students to enhance mental health literacy.   

Earlier this year, the Ministry of Education introduced a series of modules to support the existing mental health literacy expectations within the grades ...

Provide your input on the 2024-25 School Year Calendars

Posted February 15, 2024

Planning for the next school year has begun and the Upper Grand District School Board is seeking feedback on the proposed 2024-2025 school year calendars.

Each year, the UGDSB’s School Year Calendar Committee submits draft calendars for the upcoming school year to the Ministry. Once ...

School Council Agenda (February 2024)

Posted February 13, 2024

School Council Agenda (February 2024)
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