News & Announcements

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

Celebrate World Environment Day on June 5th 2019

Posted June 4, 2019

Protecting the planet is everyone’s responsibility http://worldenvironmentday.global/en  A Platform for Action- World Environment Day is the United Nations’ most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment and is widely celebrated in over 100 countries.   This year’s theme – Beat Air Pollution! Urge governments, industry, communities, and ...

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Town of Minto – Pickleball

Posted June 3, 2019

Youth Pickleball

Return library books by June 6th

Posted June 2, 2019

Please remember to return all books to the library by Thursday, June 6th. Look under the bed, behind the couch, and in the car to find all those outstanding books!

Spring Fling!

Posted May 30, 2019

Mark your calendars: Thursday, June 6th from 6:00-8:00 pm, join the Minto-Clifford P.S. school community for the annual Spring Fling!

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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Mental Health Evening Postponed

Posted May 3, 2019

The Mental Health Resources Evening planned for Wednesday, May 8, 2019 has unfortunately been postponed for this school year.  We have rescheduled this event to Tuesday, September 24, 2019.  We will be providing more information early September but please mark this in your calendars.  ...

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Guest Speaker – Paul Davis – April 25th

Posted April 15, 2019

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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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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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Water-main Issues at the School

Posted March 19, 2019

The water will be turned off at the school on Wednesday March 20 to repair the water-main.  The board will supply drinking water and porta-potties.  If students are able to bring their own water bottle that would be appreciated.

Food & Friends School and Community Breakfast!

Posted February 21, 2019

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Babysitting Course at the Clifford Library

Posted February 21, 2019

On Tuesday, March 12, the Clifford Library will be hosting the Canadian Red Cross Babysitting Course for 11-16 year-olds.  Participants will learn about caring and safety for babies and children, understanding their needs and stages, rescue breathing, basic first aid, choking skills, coping with common situations, injury prevention, ...

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Engaging Your Child in Science at Home!

Posted February 15, 2019

As parents we have the wonderful opportunity and responsibility for nurturing our children’s growth.  Parents play a key role in the physical, emotional, and intellectual development of their child. As parents we can usually find time to read a story to our children, thereby instilling a love of ...

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Event Updates: February 14th and 15th

Posted February 13, 2019

Due to weather, the Junior Floor Hockey tournament has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 14th. Consequently, Junior Speeches will be presented in the gym at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, February 15th. Primary Poem presentations will follow on Friday, February 15th at noon. Thank you for understanding!

Information from Public Health

Posted February 12, 2019

In Ontario, the Immunization of School Pupils Act requires that all students attending school be fully immunized or have a valid exemption on file. Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health (WDGPH) has recently mailed immunization notices to elementary students with incomplete vaccine records. To avoid suspension, please update your child’s immunization ...

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Weather Update – Monday, February 11

Posted February 11, 2019

Due to snow, high winds, freezing rain and ice pellets in the forecast for Tuesday, we are reminding all UGDSB families of how to check for information on possible bus cancellations and/or school closures. If schools are closed, that information will be posted on the board website (www.ugdsb.ca), ...

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