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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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Parent-teacher Interviews November 28-29, 2019

Posted November 13, 2019

Parent-teacher interviews to discuss progress so far this year will take place on the evening of Thursday, November 28th and through the day on Friday, November 29th.  Some teachers are arranging interviews at other times that week as well.

You can sign up by going to the interview sign up site. [under Quicklinks or click …

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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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Orangeville/Dufferin and Erin Secondary French Immersion (FI) Impact Assessment

Posted October 25, 2019

An Orangeville/Dufferin and Erin French Immersion (FI) Impact Assessment – Initiation Report was approved by the Board on October 22, 2019.

The impact assessment will consider secondary programming in Orangeville, Dufferin and Erin including; the history of FI, enrolment, cohort sizes, and participation and retention rate information.  Consideration will be given to secondary FI …

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Have Pride in Your School – Buy 60th Anniversary Items

Posted October 21, 2019

Have Pride in your School! Buy 60th Anniversary items

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MAPS School Council Minutes – September 2019

Posted October 16, 2019

Welcome:
Carol Mills welcomed everyone and all members and everyone introduced themselves. 

Attendance:  Karlie Wood, Christi-anne Lent, Nicky Fifield, Laura Curry, Lauren Beecham, Diane Guldner, Celeste Toogood, Carol Mills, Monique Phillion-Smith. Jessica Harrower  Mr. Papavasiliou sends regrets tonight. Jen Cuthbertson also sends regrets.

Approval of Minutes:
June …

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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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MAPS School Council Minutes – June 2019

Posted October 1, 2019

M.A.P.S SCHOOL COUNCIL MINUTES Date:June 18th,2019

Attendees: Carol Mills, Jess Harrower, Monique Phillion-Smith, Nicky Fifield, Karlie Wood, Christianne Lent, Demetre Papavasiliou,

Regrets: Jenn Cuthberson, Celeste Toogood (remote if needed)

Welcome and Intro: Carol welcomed Christy as a new parent who came out to join us.

Review and Approval of Minutes:
Monique and Carol passed last meetings minutes.
No longer including …

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Annual Report for Mono Amaranth Public School (2018-2019) revised

Posted September 19, 2019

Jun 28, 2019
Annual Report for
Mono Amaranth Public School – School Council
for the 2018-2019 School Year
Dear Parents and School Community:
The MAPS School Council had a very rewarding 2018-2019 school year . The school council held eight
meetings on September 18th, October 11th, November 6th, 2018, and January 17th, February 28th,
March 28th, May 9th and June 18th …

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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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MAPS School Council Minutes – May 2019

Posted June 30, 2019

M.A.P.S SCHOOL COUNCIL MINUTES Date: May 9,2019

Attendees: Carol Mills, Jess Harrower, Monique Phillion-Smith, Nicki Fifield, Karlie Wood.

Regrets: Demetre Papavasiliou, Jenn Cuthberson, (remote if needed) Laura Curry, Celeste Toogood (remote if needed)

Welcome and Intro:Welcomed Jason Soper owner and operator of Simply Pasta. Jason presented three types of pasta for sampling and outlined the details of …

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Board Decision on IB Survey Results and Feasibility Study in Orangeville/Dufferin and Erin

Posted June 27, 2019

Please read the letter from Jennifer Passy, Manager of Planning, on the Board decision on IB Programme in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin.

Letter To Parents June 2019

 

Staff Presentation of Orangeville/Dufferin Erin IB Survey Results and Feasibility Study Report

Posted June 7, 2019

Thank you to all who filled in the survey to express interest in an International Baccalaureate programme (IB) in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin.

The survey results and other feasibility criteria such as enrolment levels, participation rates and financial implications of offering the IB programme have been considered in the report “Orangeville/Dufferin and Erin International Baccalaureate …

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MAPS School Council Minutes – March 2019

Posted June 4, 2019

MAPS Mar 28 2019 School Council Minutes FINAL

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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IB Survey Response Deadline – April 12th

Posted April 10, 2019

If you have not yet responded to the International Baccalaureate survey, the deadline is this Friday, April 12th. The survey is being conducted by the UGDSB to confirm interest in and the feasibility of establishing an IB Programme in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin. www.ugdsb.ca/IBsurvey

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