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Province directs schools to shift to remote learning from January 5-17, 2022

Posted January 3, 2022

On Monday January 3, 2022, the provincial government announced that all Ontario schools will shift to remote learning from January 5 to at least January 17, 2022. Please read on for important information for families in the UGDSB.

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Resumption of school delayed until Wednesday January 5, 2022 

Posted December 30, 2021

Today, the province of Ontario announced that the resumption of school will be delayed following the winter break. All schools will resume classes on Wednesday January 5, 2022.  There will be no classes on Monday January 3 or Tuesday January 4. This direction is for all students including those enrolled in the elementary or secondary remote programs and for those in our special education self-contained classrooms.  

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Letter to parents/guardians: Information for the winter break

Posted December 15, 2021

December 15, 2021 Dear parents and guardians, Thank you for your ongoing efforts that have made for a successful first four months of school, and for adhering to public health and safety measures that have ensured schools remain a safe place for our students and staff. We understand that there may be ...

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Information from the province on student rapid antigen testing over the winter break

Posted December 10, 2021

On behalf of the Government of Ontario, the Upper Grand District School Board is distributing take-home rapid antigen screening kits to every elementary and secondary student who chooses to participate. Kits will be distributed prior to the winter break.

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UGDSB Kindergarten Registration starts in January – here is what families need to know

Posted December 9, 2021

Kindergarten registration for the Upper Grand District School Board is fast approaching. Registration for new UGDSB Junior Kindergarten (JK) and Senior Kindergarten (SK) students for September 2022 will take place between January 4-21, 2022.

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December 2021 Newsletter

Posted December 2, 2021

December 2021 Newsletter

MWPS School Improvement Plan (2021-2022)

Posted December 2, 2021

Mitchell Woods School Improvement Plan (2021-2022)

IMMEDIATE PAID POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Posted November 30, 2021

Mitchell Woods is looking for an individual (or individuals) for the following paid positions: Morning Greeter: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM (2 positions available) Morning Break Supervisor: 10:25 AM - 11:10 AM Afternoon Break Supervisor: 12:50 PM - 1:35 PM Individuals are needed to fill positions Monday - Friday on a consistent basis.  Positions ...

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Staffing changes at MWPS

Posted November 25, 2021

Dear Mitchell Woods families, We wanted to let you know about some staff changes that are happening at the school as a result of Ms. Broadhead’s promotion to Vice-Principal at Taylor Evans PS. Filling Ms. Broadhead’s role as SERT will be Ms. Lewis, who has previous experience in this role. Mr. Thomson is ...

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Policy Feedback Opportunity: Policy 205 School Volunteers

Posted November 24, 2021

UGDSB policy currently under review, 205 – School Volunteers, has been further revised and released for public consultation. Please review the proposed changes and provide your feedback by January 14, 2022.

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Fundscrip Fundraiser – Get your gift cards and help MWPS fundraise!

Posted November 19, 2021

THE BASIC CONCEPT Purchase gift cards from FundScrip and you get the full amount you purchase. A percentage from each purchase goes towards our fundraising campaign. It does not cost you anything extra.   WHICH CARDS ARE AVAILABLE? There are more than 180 participating retailers available! Here is a small sample of the cards available ...

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Online Interview Booking

Posted November 18, 2021

K to 8 interviews are booked ONLINE . Please follow the directions below to book an interview online with one, two or all of your child’s teachers. Interviews are a wonderful opportunity for parents, teachers and students to work collaboratively to discuss, plan and set effective next steps ...

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UGDSB looks ahead to Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Posted November 15, 2021

Schools of the UGDSB will be participating in Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week from November 22 to the 26th. Learn more about bullying and other resources.

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Parent Portal for Report Viewing

Posted November 5, 2021

https://mwweb.ugdsb.on.ca/mitch/parents This is an important message from the Upper Grand District School Board regarding the online Elementary Progress Report. The UGDSB will continue to use the online report card system for the 2021-22 school year. If you previously accessed our Electronic Report Card system in June of 2021, no action ...

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Policy feedback opportunity: Policy 504 Equity and Inclusive Education

Posted October 27, 2021

UGDSB Policy 504 Equity and Inclusive Education is currently under review and feedback is welcome on the draft documents until November 25, 2021.

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