News & Announcements

Last day of school on Thursday

Posted June 23, 2018

It's hard to believe, but we begin our summer break on Friday. School resumes on Tuesday Sept. 4. Be safe and have fun over the summer.

Check our lost and found

Posted June 11, 2018

It's that time of year again...to go through our lost and found and look for familiar items. Our lost and found will be out on tables in the front hall for the next few weeks. Please come by and have a look before the last week of June. Any unclaimed items will be donated to charity.

Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted June 8, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) will be presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on June 12, 2018. Pin The meeting starts at 7 pm in the boardroom at the Guelph Board Office, 500 Victoria Road N, Guelph.

The final report has considered the feedback received during the second phase of public engagement conducted throughout

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Security Cameras in UGDSB schools

Posted June 8, 2018

Beginning this fall, all elementary schools in UGDSB will be outfitted with video surveillance cameras both inside and outside the building.  This is to ensure student/staff safety, and to help reduce vandalism at our schools. All school sites will be required to follow our video surveillance policy which can be viewed here: https://www.ugdsb.ca/board/policy/policy-203-video-surveillance/ Signage will be posted on the outside of the school prior to cameras being activated.  

Family Fun Night this Thursday!

Posted June 4, 2018

Come out and join us - Thursday June 7th from 5:00PM - 7:00PM. Election night...so go vote, then come have fun!

The sun is here: be prepared

Posted May 27, 2018

As we move into the hot days of June, please remember to send your son/daughter with sunscreen and a water bottle. Although our yard affords lots of shade options with the trees, students may be taking community walks and having outdoor phys ed. time as the weather gets nicer.

Talking about Mental Health

Posted May 24, 2018

Talking About Mental Health June 2018: Successfully Shifting from School to Summer

The weather is getting warmer, days are getting longer and summer is just around the corner. It is an exciting time of the year but it can also be a struggle. There is often an increasing restlessness, distractability and anticipation as the end of the school year approaches.  School is wrapping up and it is

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Turn around day at Ottawa Crescent

Posted May 22, 2018

On June 20, all students at Ottawa Crescent will be taking part in ‘turn around day’. This day allows students to take part in activities that help them transition to next year’s grade. Students will be taking a block of the day to experience ‘a day in the life’ of the next year’s grade. This helps them to reduce anxiety about what next year will

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Track and Field Monday

Posted May 11, 2018

Our track and field day for grades 3-6 is on Monday. Please remember to bring water and dress to be outside for the day. Sunscreen is recommended.

Newsletter from student transportation

Posted May 2, 2018

Read about some news here from student transportation.

Moving?

Posted April 30, 2018

If you are moving in or out of our neighborhood over the summer, please let us know now so that we can help plan for this transition.

Long Term Accommodation Plan Final Report (Draft) – Public Meetings

Posted April 11, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) is going to be presented at 5 regional public meetings throughout the month of May.

The draft report includes a list of proposed short (1-5 yrs.) and long (6-10 yrs.) accommodation priorities. The report does not include any recommended changes to school programs or boundaries. Pin

We invite you to attend

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Wear a team jersey on Thursday

Posted April 9, 2018

In recognition and respect for the Humboldt Broncos, students and staff are wearing any team jerseys on Thursday April 12th.  Our hearts are with everyone affected by this tragedy. #humboltstrong As always, participation is optional.

Release of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft)

Posted April 6, 2018

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Board staff is presenting the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) and Phase 2 Public Engagement Plan at the Board’s Business Operations Committee meeting on April 10, 2018.  The meeting will be held at the Guelph Board Office located at 500 Victoria Rd N, Guelph starting at 7:00pm.  All are welcome to attend.

The draft report includes

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