News & Announcements

All Upper Grand DSB schools are closed

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all UGDSB schools will remain closed for the rest of the 2019-20 school year. All UGDSB buildings and grounds are closed to the public. Please click the links below for information on COVID-19 and distance learning. 

COVID-19 Precautions

Posted March 10, 2020

Dear parents and guardians, We have received some questions from parents regarding the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and wanted to provide families with information from the health authorities. As with all public health matters, the Upper Grand District School Board works closely with Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health and other health agencies to monitor ...

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Adult Crossing Guard Site Reviews

Posted March 5, 2020

City staff will be conducting site reviews for the next few weeks all across the city.  Staff will be at some current adult crossing guard locations and at other locations where there has been a request for an adult guard. Site reviews are completed prior to scheduling a field study. All ...

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Pink Shirt Day

Posted February 21, 2020

Wednesday Feb. 26th is Pink Shirt Day! Support inclusivity. Support acceptance. Wear a pink shirt on Wednesday February 26th to support Anti-Bullying day. Image result for pink shirt day

LET’S TALK (NOT TEXT) ABOUT SCREEN TIME

Posted February 21, 2020

Thursday, April 23 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. John F. Ross CVI - E.L. Fox Auditorium 21 Meyer Drive, Guelph Are screens the new smoking?  Parents and students are invited to learn more about the many impacts of screens on our lives and how we might foster a healthier relationship with them.  This free ...

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Information for parents/guardians about coronavirus

Posted January 27, 2020

Information for UGDSB parents and guardians regarding coronavirus.

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Important letter regarding Term 1 Report Cards

Posted January 22, 2020

Please read for important information about the impact current provincial job action will have on elementary Term 1 report cards.

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Important information about the Transportation website during strikes

Posted January 20, 2020

Please read for important information about student transportation (busing) communication during a strike that results in the closure of schools to students. 

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National Sweater Day is Feb. 6

Posted January 16, 2020

Celebrate National Sweater Day on February 6th! National Sweater Day is a way to learn about the importance of saving energy and to inspire you to use less energy all winter. Heating accounts for 80% of residential energy use in Canada. If all Canadians lowered their thermostats by just 2 degrees Celsius this winter, ...

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NEW DATE: JK Registration & French Immersion On-Time Application Window

Posted January 10, 2020

The French Immersion on-time application deadline has been extended to Monday January 20, 2020, at 4 p.m.

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Kindergarten Registration begins January 7th, 2020.

Posted January 6, 2020

Registration for new UGDSB JK and SK students for September 2020 will take place at your child’s home school from January 7-17, 2020.

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After school programs from our Neighborhood Group

Posted December 2, 2019

Options to keep those growing kids busy! Registration is now open for our After-School Series for January to March Break. This is part of our Youth Sports & Activity League. We are offering 11 hours of programming. (We will let you know SOON what we will be ...

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Video Surveillance at Ottawa Crescent

Posted November 20, 2019

To ensure the safety and security of our school buildings, all schools in Upper Grand have video surveillance both inside and outside of the buildings. The use of video surveillance is governed by strict policy and training to ensure a balance of security and privacy. Our policy regarding video surveillance ...

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Do you have a child starting JK or SK in September 2020?

Posted November 19, 2019

The Upper Grand District School Board is hosting four Kindergarten registration INFORMATION nights in November and December 2019.

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Spirit Wear order begins on Monday

Posted November 14, 2019

Have a peak at our spirit wear order form here. Order deadline is Nov. 28. Size samples will be available at the school to try on from Nov. 18-22. Orders can be made with the order forms coming home, or online through School Cash.
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