News & Announcements

Heat Advisory

Hot and humid conditions are expected.  Hot and humid air can bring deteriorating air quality and can result in the Air Quality Health Index approaching the high-risk category. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors. Access health and safety resources on the UGDSB website

Daily School Absence Report

The UGDSB is reporting daily on school absence rates, allowing us to monitor absenteeism rates and transparently share this information with the public. To view the dashboard, click here

MAPS Weekly Update [Jan 4 to 8]

Posted January 3, 2021

Dear MAPS families: Please click on the attachment for this week's parent newsletter. Parent Newsletter [Jan 4 to 8]Newsletter Envelope Illustration Vector Stock_gg60226670

UPDATE: Information about inappropriate emails

Updated January 6, 2021

The following is an update on addressing the mass distribution of inappropriate emails from New Year’s Eve.

January 2021 Technology Request

Posted December 28, 2020

Parents/Guardians: On Monday Dec. 21, the provincial government announced that schools in Ontario will move temporarily to remote learning following the winter break. Following the announcement, the Ministry of Education confirmed to school boards that all elementary and secondary students will temporarily shift to remote learning starting ...

Information for students/parents about temporary remote learning starting Jan. 4, 2021

Updated January 1, 2021

As communicated last week, the provincial government has directed schools in Ontario to move temporarily to remote learning following the winter break. All UGDSB elementary and secondary students will begin the new year working remotely, with the exception of DD classes (please see below for further details). UGDSB elementary schools will participate in remote ...

Information about in-person learning for students in DD classes

Posted December 28, 2020

As you know, the message from the Minister of Education is that elementary and secondary school students province-wide will participate in remote learning from January 4-8 (elementary) and January 4-22 (secondary). In-person instruction will not be permitted during this period. However, school boards have been required to make provisions for in-person ...

UGDSB schools to shift temporarily to remote learning starting Jan. 4, 2021

Posted December 21, 2020

On Monday Dec. 21, the provincial government announced that schools in Ontario will move temporarily to remote learning following the winter break. Following the announcement, the Ministry of Education confirmed to school boards that all elementary and secondary students will temporarily shift to remote learning starting on January 4, 2021. UGDSB elementary ...

MAPS Weekly Update [Dec 14 to 18]

Posted December 13, 2020

Dear MAPS families: Please click on the attachment for this week's parent newsletter. Parent Newsletter [Dec 14 to 18]Unnamed

MAPS Weekly Update [Dec 7 to 11]

Posted December 6, 2020

Dear MAPS families: Please click on the attachment for this week's parent newsletter. Parent Newsletter - Dec 7 To 11 (1)4f43a930 64c9 48c7 A8b3 Aff3b68e3a48

Dufferin Holiday Guide

Posted December 1, 2020

Click on the attachment for FREE Community events and supports. Dufferin Holiday Guide 2020

December Parent Webinars

Posted December 1, 2020

Please click on the attachment to see this month's parent webinars. December Workshops Parentwebinar
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