News & Announcements

End of June Newsletter

Posted June 27, 2019

Last Day Newsletter 2019 What an amazing month of June we have had at KHPS.  We are so very proud of all our students and would like to wish each and every one of you an amazing summer. Be safe, have fun, and make

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National Indigenous Peoples Day

Posted June 21, 2019

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day! Don't miss the opportunity to celebrate and learn more about the cultural diversity of the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples by participating in the many activities happening across Canada! More info @

National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism

Posted June 21, 2019

Sunday, June 23 is the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism.  To honour all victims of terrorism and in accordance with Board Policy 310 our flag will be lowered at the end of the day today and raised on Monday morning.      

2019 JK SK Orientation Slide Show

Posted June 7, 2019

2019 JK SK Orientation

June Newsletter

Posted May 31, 2019

Ice Cream Social is coming on Thursday, June 6th! It is always a great way to end the school year, meet up with friends and have some fun! Thank you to the planning committee for all the work for this event. Our grade 8

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STWDSTS/Transportation Newsletter

Posted May 29, 2019

This is the Sept. 2019 Newsletter, which contains info on:
  • The First-Time Rider Program
  • STWDSTS subscriptions
  • Where to find busing details
  • FAQs
STWDSTS Transportation Newsletter September 2019

Donate to our UKULELE Program

Posted May 27, 2019

Mr. Cooper would like to thank the Kortright community for welcoming him into the school, and he would also like to thank Mr. Cade for the outstanding musical education he provided for the students over the years. Huge congratulations go to the Concert Band for achieving a gold

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DATE CHANGE: Special Olympics Track & Field Meet moved to Wednesday May 15

Posted May 12, 2019

Due to rain in the forecast, the Special Olympics Track & Field Meet has been postponed to Wednesday May 15, 2019.

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Transportation – First Rider Program

Posted May 9, 2019

First Rider Flyer English 2019

Royal City Bike Rodeo (Saturday, June 1, 2019)

Posted May 8, 2019

The Guelph Police Service School Safety Unit has exciting news to share regarding Guelph’s upcoming Royal City Bike Rodeo! The Royal City Bike Rodeo is presented by the Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation (GCAT), Guelph Off-Road Bicycling Association (GORBA), City of Guelph, and Guelph Police Service. The Royal City Bike Rodeo

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May Newsletter

Posted May 1, 2019

There is much to look forward to in May and June. Our Book Fair is arriving this week and the annual Multicultural Night is Thursday, May 7th. We look forward to seeing you there. Special Olympics will be held on Monday May 13th. We have many  students competing

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School Council – Staff Appreciation Breakfast

Posted April 30, 2019

Staff Appreciation Potluck Flyer School Council is organizing a Staff Appreciation Breakfast. Please find information attached. If you are interested in volunteering or providing food, please complete the form below by May 9th. Sign up form:

Equity and Inclusion for May and June 2019

Posted April 23, 2019

Celebrate Diversity May June 2019

Ice Cream Social Volunteer Signup

Posted April 17, 2019

2019 ICS Flyer Website  

Great things happening at Kortright Hills PS – April 2019

Posted April 9, 2019

Clubs April 2019

Staff Presentation of the 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report

Posted March 29, 2019

The 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on March 19, 2019. This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work

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April News

Posted March 29, 2019

March has been a busy month at Kortright. With lots of extra curricular, Forest of Reading in the library, Skills Canada underway and students working hard in their classes, the month flew by. Spring is fast approaching. With the warmer temperature, comes melting snow and a muddy

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Free dental care for children and youth (17 and younger)

Posted March 25, 2019

April 2019_Public Health School Newsletter  

April’s Equity and Inclusion Dates

Posted March 22, 2019

Celebrate Diversity April 2019 (1)

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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Kelly Forester April 2nd from 7:00 – 8:00pm KHPS Gym

Posted March 19, 2019

Guest Speaker Kelly Forester April 2nd from 7:00 - 8:00pm KHPS Gym Kelly will be speaking about the importance of helping children build positive relationships with food, as the foundation for eating well and enjoying food. More than just nutrition, Kelly will discuss both physical and psychological health and well-being and how to

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Around the World Multicultural Night – 2019 Flyer

Posted March 18, 2019

2019 Around The World Multicultural Night 2019


Posted March 4, 2019

MAKERSPACE DONATIONS! Please see the attached donation request letter from Mrs. Morgan. Donation Request Letter Spring Cleaning If you have any questions or would like to arrange a donation, please contact Mrs. Morgan. Thank you for your continued support of our Library Learning Commons programs. Sheila Morgan Teacher Librarian Library Learning Commons Website:

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March 2019

Posted March 1, 2019

February was  a busy month at Kortright Hills. We had a variety of safety presentations, sports tournaments, as well as Pink Shirt Day for anti-bullying. We participated in sweater day by turning the heat down at school by 2 degrees to demonstrate how we can

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Great things happening at Kortright Hills PS. March 2019

Posted February 27, 2019

Great Things Happening At Kortright Hills PS. March 2019

UGDSB Home Tip Sheet: Strategies to Add, Subtract, Multiply, and Divide

Posted February 27, 2019

Math Bulletin Number Talks For Parents

Bullying Awareness and Prevention by Wearing Pink

Posted February 26, 2019

National Pink Day is this Wednesday, February 27th. International Day of Pink is Thursday, April 11th. Please support Bullying Awareness and Prevention by Wearing Pink.​

Live Free Week Events

Posted February 19, 2019

Feb 25 – Mar 1 is LIVE FREE WEEK.  This week is very important to raise funds for our snack program.  The following are the items that we will be selling to students: Monday: Cookie Day! Cookies will be available for sale at second break for $1.00. They are Sweets from

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Menchies Fundraiser

Posted February 15, 2019

A flyer will go home today with your child promoting our fundraiser with Menchie's.  On Tuesday February 26 from 5:00 to 9:00 if you bring your flyer to Menchie's on Stone Rd they will donate 15% of your purchases to our school for the Snack Program. Feb 25-Mar 1 is

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Before and/or After School Program Survey – to be completed by February 15th

Posted February 8, 2019

Please complete the survey below that asks for information about your before and/or after school child care needs (JK-Gr 6) for September, 2019. This information is helpful and used in consideration when determining possible new programs.  The survey link will be open until Friday, February 15th. Thank you for input and time.  

February News

Posted January 30, 2019

Gong Xi Fa Cai/Gong Hey Fat Choy / 恭禧發財 With such drastic weather patterns, we continue to remind students to wear appropriate clothing when coming and going from school, and during recesses. As a suggestion, please send an extra pair of socks to

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Lolligrams are Coming!!!

Posted January 24, 2019

LOLLIGRAMS  ARE COMING!!!   As part of our “LIVE FREE!” fundraising in the next month to support our schools snack program, we will be selling Lolligrams to our students.  For 50 cents each, students will be able to purchase a lollipop and an attached note for either themselves

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Lunchbox orders

Posted January 18, 2019

Lunchbox Orders

January News

Posted January 7, 2019

Happy Year, New Year, New Year'S Eve From the Office Welcome Back !! We hope that everyone had a safe and enjoyable Winter Break. We are looking forward to working with you in 2019 as we continue making Kortright Hills Public School a wonderful learning environment for all.

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Happy Holidays 2019

Posted December 21, 2018

Happy Holidays! However you celebrate at this time of year, we want to wish you and your family a happy, healthy and safe holiday. We look forward to seeing and hearing about your break in 2019! Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukah, Happy Kwanza and Happy New Year. The

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Equity and Inclusion for January 2019

Posted December 19, 2018

Celebrate Diversity Jan

Theme Days Dec 17-21

Posted December 12, 2018

Theme Days

Holiday Assemblies Schedule

Posted December 10, 2018

The times below are approximate. Thursday, December 20 Class/Teacher Performance Approx. Duration KA/KD 2 Song 9:15-9:25 10 min Collins-Bechtel Grade 1 All I Want for Christmas is my Two Front Teeth 9:25-9:35 10 min. 6A Snell Poem 9:35-9:45 10 min 8C Stanchek 3 Song And play 9:45-9:55 10 min All Sing-A-Long 10:00-10:15 Recess Farrow Performance 11:25-11:30 5 min Dykstra Songpantomime holiday favourites extravaganza 11:30-11:35 5 Min     8A Brindle   Presentation   11:35-11:55 20 min Leader Song 11:55-12:00 5 min Band 12:00-12:20 All Sing-A-Long 12:20-12:30     Friday, December 21, 2018 Class/Teacher Performance Approx. Duration

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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Posted December 3, 2018

FYI- Our flag will be flown at half-mast on Thursday, December 6, 2018, to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

December Clubs / Extracurricular 2018

Posted November 29, 2018

December Clubs
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