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UGDSB reflects on Black Heritage, Black Brilliance and Black Futures Month 

Posted February 26, 2021

This month, the Upper Grand District School Board recognized and celebrated Black Heritage, Black Brilliance and Black Futures Month. 

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#UGUmbrella – This March we focus on Mindfulness

Posted February 26, 2021

This month for the Umbrella Project we are focusing on mindfulness. Mindfulness is being aware of what’s happening right now without wishing it was different.

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Black Heritage Month spotlight: Alfred M. Lafferty

Posted February 23, 2021

Throughout Black Heritage, Black Brilliance and Black Futures Month, many schools have been celebrating the lives and accomplishments of Black individuals in Canada and beyond.

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COVID-19 School Self-Screening Changes

Posted February 22, 2021

The Ministry of Education has revised the self-screening requirements for all students in Ontario, effective immediately. Please review the following information for important updates.

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Preliminary information about COVID-19 testing in schools

Posted February 18, 2021

The Ministry of Education has instructed school boards to implement a targeted COVID-19 testing program in schools. The testing will be voluntary and consent will be required. Testing will be for asymptomatic students and staff only. The UGDSB is currently in the process of developing a targeted testing plan.

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February School Council Link

Posted February 11, 2021

Looking forward to seeing everyone at 6:30!

https://meet.google.com/irt-vvbv-kzq

Ministry of Education postpones March Break, new date April 12-16, 2021

Posted February 11, 2021

On Feb. 11, 2021, Minister of Education Stephen Lecce announced that the Ministry has postponed March Break in Ontario schools until April 12-16, 2021.

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February School Council Agenda – Thurs. Feb. 11 at 6:30pm

Posted February 10, 2021

1000x700 FebruaryPlease join us for the February School Council meeting on Thursday the 11th at 6:30 pm.  The link for the meeting is here:  https://meet.google.com/irt-vvbv-kzq

KG School Council Agenda

Supporting Education through Community, Communication and Innovation

February 11th, 2021

6:30 -6:40                        10     Introductions                                                                                                                        

6:40- 6:42                        2        Approval of …

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UGDSB and PIC to host second parent engagement event

Posted February 10, 2021

Following the success of the January event, the board and PIC are pleased to announce the March 4, 2021 event. This event will run from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

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Virtual Parent Event on Resiliency and Wellness!

Posted February 10, 2021

PIC EventDr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe, Award Winning Psychology Instructor, Researcher and Professional Speaker

Expert on Resiliency and Wellness

Dr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe is a multi-award-winning psychology and education instructor who specializes in resiliency, navigating stress and change, and personal wellness. Described as transformational, engaging, and thought-provoking, Hanley-Dafoe’s keynotes provide …

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