News & Announcements

Kortright Hills PS  will recognize Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week during Nov 17th to Nov 23rd

Posted November 12, 2019

Kortright Hills PS  will recognize Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week during Nov 17th to Nov 23rd.  Please note that we will all wear pink on Tuesday Nov 19th. Here is a list of some of the activities:   Monday Tuesday Wednesday ...

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Important information regarding WHY Survey – a joint survey between UGDSB and WDG Public Health

Posted November 8, 2019

This year Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health are collecting information on student health and well-being from youth, parents and school staff. The Well-Being and Health Youth Surveys are designed to help us understand how well we are doing creating safe, welcoming, and inclusive environments in our schools. It also provides important information about the physical and mental health of youth in our area. 

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November / December Fundraisers and Events

Posted November 6, 2019

Brought to you by Kortright Hills School Council November + December 2019 Flyer (003)  

Parent / Teacher Interviews

Posted November 5, 2019

K to 8 interviews are booked ONLINE unless your child’s teacher has communicated something differently. Please follow the directions below to book an interview online with one, two or all of your child’s teachers. Interviews are a wonderful opportunity for parents, teachers and students to work collaboratively to ...

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Parents/ Guardians please complete the “Why Survey”

Posted November 5, 2019

  Why Logo   Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has partnered with Upper Grand District School Board to conduct a survey for parents.   All information collected will be strictly confidential and the students will not be identified individually.  ...

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“Why Survey” for Grade 4 – 12 students

Posted November 4, 2019

November 4, 2019 Dear Parent or Guardian, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has partnered with Upper Grand District School Board to conduct a survey in your child’s school.  All students in Grades 4 through 12 will be asked to complete this survey. Completion of the survey is not ...

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November News 2019

Posted November 1, 2019

November word. Hand lettering typography with autumn leaves. Vector illustration as poster, postcard, greeting card, invitation template. Concept November advertising October has been a busy and productive month! Great activities are happening in the classrooms and around the school. Cold weather has ...

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Information from Public Health – Free Dental Care

Posted October 25, 2019

Free dental care for children and youth (17 and younger) Oral health is an important part of a child’s overall health and wellbeing. If you cannot afford dental care for your child, Public Health has programs that can help. Public Health offers free preventive dental care at locations across Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph ...

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Info on Flu Shot

Posted October 25, 2019

Information from Public Health: Get your Flu Shot! As a parent, you are at risk of exposure to communicable diseases because of your close contact with children. Children under two years of age are the most susceptible for hospitalization related to flu and flu related complications, while 5-9-year-olds are the ...

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School Wide Salad Day

Posted October 23, 2019

Thanks to all our wonderful contributions to our school food program. We will be having a school wide Salad Day on Monday November 4th.  Please send in a plate or bowl  and a fork with your child if you would like them to have a salad. This is free to ...

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Feedback on Policy 213- Code of Conduct

Posted October 23, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board is welcoming public input on draft policies. Currently under review is:  213 – Code of Conduct This policy is important to students, staff, school councils, parents, and community members because everyone plays a role in maintaining a healthy and safe learning and working environment in ...

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Equity and Inclusion for November and December 2019

Posted October 16, 2019

Let’s celebrate and/or acknowledge customs, traditions and days of significance from all around the world! If you have a suggestion or idea, please contact your child’s teacher, Mr. Hussain or Mrs Irwin. If you are willing to come in and share ideas with us, we would love ...

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Lunchbox Orders are ready for ordering!!

Posted October 9, 2019

If you would like to purchase lunches for your child through lunchbox orders the website is www.lunchboxorders.com This year they are offering Boston Pizza on Mondays which will have a gluten free option. Quesada on Tuesdays and Swiss Chalet on Fridays. Attached is the Flyer with information on how to order.Lunch ...

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Hallowe’en Dance-a-thon 2019

Posted October 8, 2019

​School Council will be hosting our 4th annual Hallowe'en Dance-a-thon on Thursday, October 31st for our staff & students! Pledge envelopes will be coming home this week! Funds raised will be donated to the Library Learning Commons to support programs such as Forest of Reading, Makerspace, Media Studio, Robotics, etc., as well ...

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Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians 

Posted October 3, 2019

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

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Labour Updates

Posted October 2, 2019

Message to parents/guardians:   The Upper Grand DSB has set up a website to provide updates regarding provincial labour issues and the impact on UGDSB schools and board sites.   Please visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates.

Lunchbox Orders Update

Posted September 30, 2019

Lunchbox orders will be available on their website for our students starting October 8th with a delivery start date of Oct 16.  This year we are doing Boston pizza (which has gluten free pasta option!!!), Swiss Chalet and Quesada. I will post information on this website once I have the ...

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October News 2019

Posted September 26, 2019

Message from the Office  Golden autumn maple leaves on sunny day. Great season texture with fall mood. Nature september and october background with hand lettering Hello October. The 2019-2020  school year is well underway with many exciting things happening at ...

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Open House

Posted September 25, 2019

Open House will be held this Thursday , September 26th  from 5:00 - 6:00 pm Food trucks from 5:30 - 6:30 pm out back of the school ! We are looking forward to seeing everyone!

Terry Fox 2019

Posted September 18, 2019

Terry Fox 2019

Equity and Inclusion October 2019

Posted September 18, 2019

Let’s celebrate and/or acknowledge customs, traditions and days of significance from all around the world! If you have a suggestion or idea, please contact your child’s teacher, Mr. Hussain or Mrs Irwin. If you are willing to come in and share ideas with us, we would love ...

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Great things here at KHPS for September 2019

Posted September 13, 2019

  Sept 2019 Clubs, Extra Curriculars, Events Time Staff Person(s) Safety Patrols Before and after school L. McLeod Library Helpers (Grade 6-8) 1st recess S. Morgan Office Helpers Breaks  D. Broderick ECO Leaders (5-8) C.Dykstra ...

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School Council Flyer

Posted September 10, 2019

Parent Council First Meeting September 16th_

Continuing Education – Upper Grand DSB – Fall 2019 Children and Youth Programs

Posted September 9, 2019

Fall 2019 Pdf Attached is an Overview of Children Programs offered at 1428 Gordon Street. Badminton, art, dance, cooking and babysitting classes ranging from ages 4-14. For more details on programs or to register visit: www.learningforyou.ca or call 519-836-7280.

School Organization 2019

Posted September 9, 2019

As indicated in the September newsletter, on our website, and as posted on the school doors, our school organization was tentative until student enrollment numbers were reviewed by the Upper Grand District School Board staffing committee.    The District Staffing Committee has now informed us that ...

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Register for School Cash Online

Posted September 9, 2019

Attached is a flyer with instructions on how to register for school cash online for payments for milk, spirit wear, school trips etc. School Cash Online Flyer

Milk now available to order

Posted September 9, 2019

Students can begin getting milk on September 30, 2019.  Parents can order online now at  www.ugdsb.schoolcashonline.com/Home/SignIn

September Newsletter 2019

Posted September 3, 2019

Concept of education. School background with hand drawn school supplies and comic speech bubble with Welcome Back to School lettering in pop art style on white. Message from the Office Another school year has started. The staff here at Kortright Hills Public School hopes that everyone had ...

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Days of Significance September

Posted August 30, 2019

Let’s celebrate and/or acknowledge customs, traditions and days of significance from all around the world! If you have a suggestion or idea, please contact your child’s teacher, Mr. Hussain or Mrs Irwin . If you are willing to come in and share ideas with us, we would ...

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First Day of School –Tuesday September 3rd, 2019

Posted August 29, 2019

First day at school poster. Lettering vector illustration We hope that everyone is enjoying their final days of summer. Please find below a reference for the first day of school:  Staff will meet students outside (back of the school) by ...

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Student Accident Insurance

Posted August 26, 2019

Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on and off 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 ...

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JK/K Picnic 2019-2020

Posted August 21, 2019

Welcome to school written with wooden cubicle letters You are invited to a picnic on Thursday, August 29th from 12:00-1:00pm in the park behind Kortright Hills P.S. P.S. Sorry, there is no rain date. If the weather is unsuitable for being outside, the picnic will be cancelled. We hope ...

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Kortright Hills Public School – 2019-2020

Posted August 20, 2019

Welcome back to school lettering. Hand written design. Chalkboard design. Blackboard lettering. Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students: As we begin the 2019-2020 school year, we do so with excitement and anticipation. We look forward to the challenges ahead and the chance ...

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What you need to know to register your child for school

Posted August 12, 2019

The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.

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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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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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Transportation – First Rider Program

Posted May 9, 2019

First Rider Flyer English 2019
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