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Attendance Information and Supports

Posted October 10, 2023

Is your child struggling with attending school? We are here to help! Throughout the month of October we will be sharing tips and strategies with parents/guardians to help encourage regular school attendance.

This week, we are going to focus on strategies around attitudes and beliefs – try some of …

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Professional Activity Day Description – Oct. 27, 2023

Posted October 5, 2023

Date: October 27, 2023

Length: Full Day

Topic 1: AM – Workplace Violence Prevention Training

Entity Hosting: Upper Grand DSB

Presenter(s)/Facilitator(s): School Administrators and Online Modules

Description: Staff will spend the morning completing mandatory Workplace Violence Prevention Training on the board’s Online Learning Platform. This is self-directed learning made of online modules for staff to work through independently.

Topic 2: PM – Progress Reports

Entity Hosting: Upper Grand DSB

Presenter(s)/Facilitator(s): Independent …

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Information about the Student Mental Health and Well-Being Strategy – Strategic Framework 2023-2026

Posted October 3, 2023

GUELPH, ON – The Upper Grand District School Board has launched the Student Mental Health and Well-Being Strategy – Strategic Framework 2023-2026. This framework looks at the Foundations and Guiding Principles and establishes key Priority Areas.  

The Principles and Foundations guide the development, implementation, and monitoring of the UGDSB mental health and …

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Photo Day Wednesday, October 11th 2023

Posted October 3, 2023

Pictureday

Click here for the full PDF ⇒ PhotoDay2023

Ottawa Crescent Terry Fox Day October 13th 2023

Posted September 25, 2023

 

Terry Fox Letter Home 2023

Ottawa Crescent is proudly taking part in the 2023 Terry Fox School Run on Friday, October 13th 2023. Tshirts are available to order from School Cash On line here and are due Wednesday, September 27th 2023.

Donations of any amount are also accepted – every dollar counts! Thank you for …

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School Council 2023/2024 and PIC Event

Posted September 22, 2023

September 25th 2023 is our first School Council Meeting at 7pm 
 
Nomination Forms for school council positions will continue to be available by contacting the school or on our school website. If you wish to nominate yourself or another individual for a position as Chair, Co-Chair, Secretary, Treasurer or …

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Inspiring Engagement with Parents & School Councils – UGDSB PIC invites you to its fall event

Posted September 18, 2023

GUELPH, Ontario – The Upper Grand District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is inviting UG parents/guardians to join them at the free PIC event on October 25, 2023.

Whether you are currently part of a school council or are looking to become more involved in your child’s school, this opportunity is a great way …

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Supports for students, staff and members of the Muslim community

Posted September 15, 2023

We stand in solidarity with the Muslim community. We acknowledge the profound impact of the tragic loss of members of the Afzal family in London, Ontario, and the observance of the current legal proceedings can have on the well-being of our staff, students, and the broader UGDSB community. Considering this, we appeal for empathy and support for those impacted. Our dedicated UGDSB Support Services staff are here to support students and can be coordinated through their classroom teachers. For staff, Employee and Family Assistance Programs supports are available.

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School Cash On Line

Posted September 13, 2023

  • Please be advised that School Cash online is ready for use.
  • Items will be attached to students throughout the school year.
  • Please read the attached PDF for account setup information⇒School Cash Online

Welcome to the 2023/2024 School Year

Posted September 8, 2023

Please find our Parent Newsletter here ⇒ Welcome Back Wildcats! Parent Startup Information 2023_2024.pdf

First Day Sheets (* sheets need to be signed and returned to school and were sent home with students)

THIS DOCUMENT IS IMPORTANT RevisedDec2019

*Student Verification Form (please confirm information and indicate …

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