News & Announcements

OSSTF update: Dec. 11 strikes in some Ontario school boards (not UGDSB)

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) has announced that on Wednesday Dec. 11, OSSTF teachers and education workers in some school boards will take part in a one-day, full withdrawal of services in selected locations across Ontario: http://www.osstf.on.ca/news/mr-dec-06-2019.aspx

The Upper Grand District School Board is not listed as one of the school boards that will be included in the Dec. 11 OSSTF job action. 

Please continue to check www.ugdsb.ca/labour for updates.

Do you have a child starting JK or SK in September 2020?

Posted November 19, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board is hosting four Kindergarten registration INFORMATION nights in November and December 2019.

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Harriston Legion 2019 Poster Contest

Posted November 15, 2019

Congratulations to all the students who participated in the Remembrance Day Poster Contest This year's winners are: Primary Colour: Sydney, Lucia, and Reed                                 Primary B&W: Skye, Lexi, and Riley Junior Colour: Calla. Noah, and Jazlynn        ...

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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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Read about the Environment

Posted October 22, 2019

Environmental Newsletter Insert Nov 2019

Read About Mental Health

Posted October 22, 2019

Talking About Mental Health Nov 2019

From the Office of Mrs. Kuchma and Mr. Boyce

Posted October 21, 2019

We are well into October and the school is full of excitement and learning.  We have participated in both Junior and Intermediate Soccer and Cross Country.  Congratulations to all of our athletes.  Our teachers are well into their curriculum and getting ready for Progress Reports and interviews.  Please mark Friday ...

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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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From the Office

Posted September 27, 2019

We have quickly come the end of September.  We would like to thank all our families for coming to the school on our Open House and Mental Wellness Fair.  The event was well attended and informative to all.  This week we also would like to congratulate our Junior Soccer team.  ...

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Terry Fox Run September 26

Posted September 16, 2019

Minto-Clifford Public School is proud to be participating in the 2019 Terry Fox School Run. Please join us and support this wonderful cause by donating to our school’s fundraising page at: http://www.terryfox.ca/MintoCliffordPSHarriston  Thank you for joining us in the fight against cancer.

From the office of Mrs. Kuchma and Mr. Boyce

Posted September 13, 2019

We had a wonderful week at MCPS.    We had our first spirit day with lots of Dot clothing and Dot activities.  Our first Parent Council Meeting was a success.  Stacey Jennings will be the chair for another year.  The office has been happy to receive forms back from our ...

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Important Information for First Day

Posted August 30, 2019

Welcome to the 2019/20 school year.  The staff at Minto-Clifford are very excited for a new school year.  It is important that you are aware of bell time changes.  The day continues to begin at 8:50am  (same as last year).  The end of the day is at 3:10pm.

Period ...

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From Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health September 2019

Posted August 27, 2019

WDG Public Health is pleased to provide elementary and secondary schools with up-to-date information on health topics for their monthly newsletters and announcements to parents. Please find below an insert you can include in your school newsletter and/or announcements if you wish. Images can be included or excluded ...

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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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Happy Summer!

Posted July 3, 2019

As you enjoy your summer adventures, the staff at Minto-Clifford PS wants to wish you a safe and happy summer.  We hope you enjoy the extra time with family and friends, making memories that will last a lifetime. As you plan for returning to school in the fall, please remember that ...

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Thank you from Food & Friends

Posted June 30, 2019

Thank you to all who contributed to the Food & Friends student nutrition program this school year. We certainly enjoyed hosting the special community pancake breakfast. We are always looking for new volunteers for the program.  Please contact the school if you are interested in ensuring kids at Minto-Clifford PS ...

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News about Next Year

Posted June 17, 2019

As our school year draws to a close many people are beginning to wonder what changes will be in store for Minto Clifford.  Mr. Wood has accepted a transfer to Maryborough Public School, Mrs. Jones will be moving closer to home as VP at King George.  Mr. Warmington will be ...

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Jump Rope For Heart Update

Posted June 4, 2019

Thank you for taking part in Jump Rope for Heart! Your school’s Jump Rope for Heart total this year is: $9,290.90! We’re so grateful for your participation in Jump Rope for Heart this school year. The funds raised go to support the organizations’ mission of preventing disease, saving lives and promoting recovery. Thank ...

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We Earned A Gold Certificate!

Posted June 4, 2019

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