Please see the steps to take here from Public Health regarding what to do if your child has Covid symptoms (or what we do if they are at school).
As always, please call the office if you have any questions about this.
Please read the following for information on the UGDSB’s Police Presence in Schools virtual town hall and survey.
Dear OC families,
In recent years, students have dressed up for Halloween and participated in a Dance -a-thon as well as various classroom based fun activities. Unfortunately, this year we cannot do some of these things. This year poses several additional challenges in that we cannot help students put on or take off costumes during …
Hello OC families.
This year we will still be having our regular emergency drills including:
6 fire drills during the year
2 lockdown drills
1 severe weather drill
1 emergency evacuation drill
However, during these drills, students and staff will be following Covid distancing protocol as per Ministry requirements. If an emergency occurs, staff and students …
To request a change between in-person and remote learning, elementary parents/guardians must complete the Intent to Change Survey between October 14-21. The deadline to complete the survey is Oct. 21 at 4pm.
This October, the Upper Grand District School Board is holding a town hall and survey, asking participants for their input regarding the presence of police in UGDSB schools.
A regular adult school crossing guard is needed for the crossing at the intersection of Vctoria Road North at Eastview Road . Shifts are 8:10-8:45 a.m. and 3:15-3:45 p.m. Monday to Friday (except holidays and P.D. days). Adult guards are paid for a full hour per shift. The hourly rate is $15.00. Training and …
On Friday October 9th we will be doing a modified Terry Fox run at school. Although we cannot do traditional donations this year, we are accepting online donations through the Terry Fox website:
Thanks for your support!
At the Upper Grand District School Board, we value mentally healthy schools, classrooms and work sites. This year, in order to further help support the mental health and well-being of UGDSB students and staff, we are introducing The Umbrella Project to schools and offices.
Hello OC Families.
Many parents have wondered “what if my child….” relating to Covid symptoms. Please read the Covid symptom flow chart provided by Public Health. We will be following this at school when students present with Covid symptoms.
Please give us a call at the office if you have any questions about this process.
The UGDSB would like to remind all parents that they have an important role to play in preventing COVID-19 in our schools.
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health and the school board would like to remind all parents/guardians that they are to screen their children every day for COVID-19 symptoms, prior to coming to school.
A letter to parents/guardians from Dr. Nicola Mercer, Medical Officer of Health and CEO of Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health.
In order to ensure the safety of students and to provide additional time for staffing schools, the Upper Grand District School Board’s schedule for staggered entry has changed.