News & Announcements

School Council Meeting – November 15 at 6:30 p.m.

Posted November 12, 2018

Please find the agenda for this Thursday's (November 15th) School Council meeting attached.  We welcome everyone to join the conversation in the PPS library beginning at 6:30 pm! No sitter? No Problem - child care is provided! Please respond to this email to let us know how many children you'll be bringing. Thanks and hope

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Progress Reports – Parent Teacher Interviews

Posted November 8, 2018

All students, Grade 1 thru Grade 8, will receive a Progress Report on November 20, 2018. All Kindergarten students will receive a Communication of Learning - Initial Observations Report on the same date. Parent-Teacher Interviews will occur on Thursday, November 29th from 3:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday, November 30th from 9:00

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Kindergarten Registration Information Night

Posted November 7, 2018

JK Info Night Poster 201920

Playground Closed

Posted November 2, 2018

Please note that, as of November 1st, all of our playground equipment is closed outside of school hours.  The playground may be open during school hours if it is deemed 'safe'.  Please note that students wearing winter clothing (such as winter boots) are not permitted on the play equipment.  Our

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Remembrance Day Photographs

Posted November 1, 2018

Dear Parents and Guardians, Every year for Remembrance Day, we like to put together a slide show of family members who have served in the military, or are currently serving now.  This slide show is shared at our Remembrance Day ceremony which, this year, will be on Thursday, Nov.8th at 9:30

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Grade 8 Parent Information Night – Norwell DSS

Posted November 1, 2018

Norwell District Secondary School will be holding its Grade 8 Parent Information Night on December 6th, 2018 from 6:30-8:00pm.  The evening is at Norwell and is for parents of grade 8s (or 7s if they wish to come) to find out more about the programs and pathways at Norwell.

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Lasagna Dinner & Art Auction – Friday, November 23rd

Posted October 31, 2018

CPF Pasta Dinner And Auction


Posted October 25, 2018

Homestay is an integral part of the experience in studying abroad. The Upper Grand District School Board - International Student Program welcomes students from around the world to study in ten of our secondary schools and works closely with various homestay service providers through the year. We are very appreciative of the

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Public Health Notice for November

Posted October 25, 2018

Public Health Logo We’re talking about weed – new cannabis information campaign launched! Wellington-Dufferin-GuelPublic Health Cannabisph Public Health has launched a cannabis information campaign to provide youth and adults with information about the health effects of

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Early Man Movie – Presented by School Council – November 1, 2018

Posted October 24, 2018

School Movie Early Man

Renna Bruce – Author Visit – Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Posted October 22, 2018

AuthorRenna Bruce, author of Jazlyn J books, is coming to Palmerston Public School on November 6th! Our Kindergarten-Grade 2/3 classes will be attending an interactive presentation with local Guelph author, Renna Bruce in the school library.  Her presentation focuses on her fun and

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K-8 Dress Up Day – October 31st

Posted October 19, 2018

Many people celebrate Halloween on October 31st, so we are inviting all students, and staff to join us for Dress Up Day on that day! On this day, your options are: wear orange and black wear a costume wear your everyday clothes Costume Do's follow our school code of conduct found on

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Purple Day – Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Posted October 19, 2018

On October 24, educators across the province, including those in the Upper Grand District School Board, will work to raise awareness for child and youth abuse prevention.

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We Scare Hunger

Posted October 19, 2018

Hunger is a supervillain who makes life harder for millions of families across Canada. For a kid struggling with hunger, one meal could mean the difference between having the energy to succeed in school and failing a test, or between staying healthy and getting sick. Please join

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QSP Fundraiser – School ID 7846

Posted October 15, 2018

Qsp Final

PA Day Programs Available – Town of Minto

Posted October 10, 2018

Click the link to register After School Poster

Childcare Centre Opening

Posted September 28, 2018

Welcome to our new neighbours!  The County of Wellington will be moving into the new child care centre that has been built beside us in the coming weeks.  The childcare centre is run by the County of Wellington, not the Upper Grand District School Board.  Please remember that staff and

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Wellington Candidates Meeting

Posted September 24, 2018

Wellington Candidate Meeting Poster

Green and White Day Tomorrow

Posted September 24, 2018

All students are invited to wear green and white tomorrow, September 25th, in honour of Franco-Ontarian Day.  On this day, we celebrate Canada being a bilingual country and the rich French history that is part of our province. Franco Ontarian Flag

Get the App!

Posted September 21, 2018

Easy access to our news feed and calendar of events!  You can also sign up for more than one school if you have children in multiple schools.  You can also download the app by searching for "Upper Grand Dist" in your phone's app store.

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