A letter from the UGDSB Director of Education, Martha Rogers, on the reopening of schools in September.
The school board has released a Parent Guide with information about the reopening of schools in September, and a Pre-Registration Survey for all UGDSB families. All students must pre-register for school by the August 14, 2020, deadline.
I’m sure many of you have heard that Education Minister, Stephan Lecce, based on information from the Scientific community and Public Health, has decided that elementary schools will reopen full time – 5 days a week – with full classes. Parenting through a Pandemic has been challenging and the …
The Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, has written a letter to all Ontario parents/guardians regarding the province’s announcement on the reopening of schools in September.
During the June 23 Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees created a motion to create a Police Presence in Schools Task Force. As part of this task force, the UGDSB is seeking applications from community members and/or individuals.
The Upper Grand District School Board is asking all parents/guardians (K-12) and students in grades 7-12 to complete a survey regarding the fall restart of school.
Monday, June 29th, 2020
Happy Canada Day from the Dobson and Marcoux families!
Chromebook Drop Off Today
Today is the last day to drop off Chromebooks at the school if you do not wish to keep them over the summer. We will be here …
A letter to UGDSB parents/guardians and students as the 2019-2020 school year comes to a close.
Today is Friday, June 26th, 2020. Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est vendredi, le 26 juin, 2020. YOU MADE IT!!!! Happy Last Day of School everyone! A special ‘shout out’ to you if you’ve kept up your Distance Learning while we’ve been away. That is no small feat, you should feel …
Hello PPS! Today is Thursday, June 25th, 2020. Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est jeudi, le 25 juin, 2020.
Spirit Day Tomorrow
It is our last Spirit Day and Dance it out Friday tomorrow! We are celebrating Canada Day tomorrow! So wear your red and white and the maple leaf to …
The Upper Grand District School Board is welcoming public input on draft Policy 303 – Naming of Schools and Board Facilities.
Good Morning Pandas! Today is Wednesday, June 24th, 2020. Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est mercredi, le 24 juin, 2020. Welcome to our special Awards Edition morning announcements. We have so much to celebrate this year!
A HUGE Congratulations to our graduating class of 2019-20!!! You have worked so hard …
Please note that CCAT screening for grade 3 students in the fall of 2020 will be postponed until 2021.
Good Morning! Today is Tuesday, June 16th, 2020. Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est mardi, le 16 juin, 2020. There are a number of awards we give out at the end of the year that we’ll be sharing with you here over the morning announcements. Tune in tomorrow for our …
Today is Monday, June 22nd, 2020. Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est lundi, le 22 juin, 2020. Congratulations on making it to the last week of school! This week your teachers will be posting content up to Friday. I’m guessing there will be a lot of fun activities in there for …
In the June 2020 edition of Talking About Mental Health, we discuss tolerating uncertainty, supporting anxious kids, self care and compassion, and community connections.
The UGDSB is providing a number of supports for students and families throughout the summer of 2020, including mental health supports, supports for students with Autism and transition supports for students with complex special education needs or mental health needs.
Today is Friday, June 19th, 2020. Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est vendredi, le 19 juin, 2020. Hooray for the weekend! Although I know some people might have felt that we’ve had a giant weekend that started at March Break, I know there are others looking forward to a couple of …