News & Announcements

‘Boo-Grams’

Posted October 21, 2019

Happy Halloween MVPS Families! The MVPS Greening Committee will be selling little Halloween treats known as  Boo-grams to raise money to go towards our future greening initiatives. Please help us create a more green and eco-friendly schoolyard for everyone to enjoy. The cost will $1 per Boo-gram and ordering will be

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Stemmler’s Meats Fundraiser On Now!!

Posted October 13, 2019

Please follow the link below in order to access the order sheet and read more about this parent coiuncil fundraiser which includes pepperstix and summer sausage! Stemmler's Meats

Water Testing For Lead At Montgomery Village

Posted October 11, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board has been testing for lead in school drinking water since 2007. Please click the link below for more information and specifically, the information for Montgomery Village. All of the designated fixtures at our school passed on the flushed sample. Thank you. Water Test 2019

Dufferin Parent Support Network Workshops

Posted October 10, 2019

All families have strengths and all families have challenges. All Dufferin Parent Support Network (DPSN) workshops are free of charge and open to men, women and couples. Registration is required. For more information, or to register for a workshop, contact us at info@dpsn.ca or 519-940-8678.  www.dpsn.ca Dufferin Parent Support Network Workshop

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Occupational Therapists At Montgomery Village – Erin Oak Kids

Posted October 8, 2019

As has been the case in the past, Montgomery Village is pleased to have an occuapation therapist as part of our school team. To learn more about their role and how that will look at our school, please click on the link below. Erin Oak Letter 2019 2020

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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Greening Committee Meeting – All Welcome

Posted October 2, 2019

Hello MVPS Parents and Staff Members, My name is Stephanie and I am the parent chair for our School Greening Committee. I'm sure you will recall that you completed a survey during the previous school year regarding greening initiatives that we are looking into for our school grounds and students, and

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Provincial Labour Issues

Posted October 2, 2019

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. Thank you.

Helpful School Information – Please Read Below And See Attached

Posted September 17, 2019

Please click on the link below in order to see the attachments which reference the following: School calendar 2019/2020 registering for online payments through cash online. ugdsb.schoolcashonline.com Our school attendance line at 519-940-3002 ext 222 Our peanut and nut free school policy An opportunity at the Orangeville public library addressing

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Don’t Be A Bag Monster!

Posted September 17, 2019

"Hey You! Don't be a Bag Monster!" Did you know that the average person wastes 200 plastic bags a year? Here at Montgomery village Public School we believe in reducing plastics in our environment. To help us with our mission, purchase Reusable MVPS shopping bags at Meet the Teacher night. Each bag is $5

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Meet The Teacher Night (Reminder)

Posted September 17, 2019

Just a reminder that our 'Meet The Teacher' evening is this Thursday - September 19th from 6:00-7:30pm. Parent council will be selling pizza (while supplies last). We hope to see you there and don't forget to keep an eye on our calendar for all upcoming events!

Day Plan for our Grade 1-3 Students On Monday September 9th

Posted September 6, 2019

Dear Primary Parents and Guardians, We have had a successful first week. Our Primary students have had the opportunity to meet all of our Primary teaching team and experience a variety of activities to help them settle in to their school year. At this point, our students will begin Monday, Sept. 9th

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Communication APP For School Messages

Posted August 30, 2019

This is a short reminder to please download UG Connect app to your mobile device for communication with the school and individual classes/teachers this year. This is the standard communication tool that will be used for the upcoming year and forseeable future and will replace other tools such as 'Remind'. Once

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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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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  

Monday Message – Week of June 24, 2019

Posted June 24, 2019

I’ve heard that time seems to go faster with age. That has to be the explanation. This year has absolutely flown by. If you’re thinking about what we’ve accomplished besides a year of learning, here are some of the highlights, all due to the hard and 'above and beyond' work of

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Montgomery Village reusable shopping bags!

Posted June 10, 2019

Want to know what´s new and exciting? Montgomery Village Public School reusable shopping bags! They are maroon and have a quote on it that says , ``M.V.P.S Resuses, Don't be a Bag Monster!´´ . Did you know that the world is producing almost 300 million plastic bags each year, and

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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

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‘Monday’ Message – Week of May 21

Posted May 23, 2019

EQAO - Just a reminder that our Grade 6 (this week) and Grade 3 (next week) are participating in EQAO's provincial assessment. Samosa Day - On Friday, May 31st, MVPS will be participating in our first 'Samosa Day'. Orders can be made via cash online. Online orders were closed briefly so

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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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“Monday” Message – week of May 6

Posted May 7, 2019

You'll notice that Monday is now surrounded by quotation marks. As we move through May and June, Monday will be a goal; Tuesday might be more of a reality. :). Nonetheless, please expect a weekly message from us from now until the end of the school year. Climbers - The most

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‘Monday’ Message’ -Week of April 29

Posted May 1, 2019

As you are already aware, we had a small fire late Thursday afternoon in one of our Kindergarten classes. The fire was quickly put out by our sprinkler system. There was some water and smoke damage. No one was injured. Everyone in the building got out safely. But, as I mentioned,

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Monday Message – Week of April 15

Posted April 17, 2019

Supervision at arrival and dismissal - We have supervision on our yard before and after school to support the transition of students from home to school and back again. This supervision is as follows: Three staff are on duty from 8:25-8:40 a.m. in the front, back and sides of the school.

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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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