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Important information regarding reopening schools, remote learning and more

Please click the links below for information on reopening schools in fall 2020 and supports for students and families: 

Morning Announcements – Friday, June 12th, 2020

Posted June 12, 2020

Today is Friday, June 12th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est vendredi, le 12 juin, 2020.  You’ve made it to the end of another week!  You’ve got the weekend coming up to rest, relax, have some fun, and get outside.   Outdoor Spirit Day Today! It’s a ...

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Resilience and perseverance of students recognized through Achieving by Believing Awards

Posted June 11, 2020

In recognition of student achievement, the UGDSB holds an annual celebratory event to recognize the recipients of the Student Success: Achieving by Believing Awards. The 2020 award recipients have been announced.

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Morning Announcements – Wednesday, June 11th, 2020

Posted June 11, 2020

Today is Thursday, June 11th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est jeudi, le 11 juin, 2020.  Did Thunderstorms wake you up over the last two nights?  At least we got some rain that we desperately need.  If any of you are living on a farm or ...

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Community Involvement Hours information for grade 8 and high school students

Posted June 10, 2020

As we move into the summer months we want to encourage students to consider safe options to obtain your community hours.

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Morning Announcements – Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

Posted June 10, 2020

Today is Wednesday, June 10th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est mercredi, le 10 juin, 2020.  We’re halfway through the week!  What do you think you’re going to work on today for your Distance Learning?  Do you have a Google Meet scheduled with one of your ...

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Taking action in anti-racism and anti-oppression work

Posted June 9, 2020

As an educational community we have a responsibility to identify and describe racism and oppression and then work to dismantle it. 

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Morning Announcements – Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

Posted June 9, 2020

Today is Tuesday, June 9th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est mardi, le 9 juin, 2020.  It’s going to be a hot one for the next couple of days so make sure you’re staying cool and drinking lots of water!   Pride Flag The Pride Flag will ...

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Updating parent/guardian contact information

Posted June 8, 2020

The school board is in the process of ensuring we have the most up-to-date contact information for parents and families. Please check your child’s UGCloud email account this week.

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Morning Announcements – Monday, June 8th, 2020

Posted June 8, 2020

Today is Monday, June 8th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est lundi, le 8 juin, 2020.  We hope everyone had a great weekend and enjoyed that spring sunshine.  It was a great weekend to be out on your bike, out for a walk, or having fun ...

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Morning Announcements – Friday, June 5th, 2020

Posted June 5, 2020

Today is Friday, June 5th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est vendredi, le 5 juin, 2020.  It’s the last work day of the week.  Keep putting your all into your Distance Learning.  So many of you are doing great work.  Keep it up!  It is great ...

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Morning Announcements – Thursday, June 4th, 2020

Posted June 4, 2020

Today is Thursday, June 4th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est jeudi, le 4 juin, 2020.   Spirit Day Tomorrow! It’s FUN HAIR DAY tomorrow!  Make sure you send me pictures of you with your fun and creative hairdo so that I can share it here on ...

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Update to families regarding expanded provincial COVID-19 testing

Posted June 3, 2020

Information from the province regarding expanded testing for COVID-19 in Ontario.

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Morning Announcements – Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

Posted June 3, 2020

Today is Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est mercredi, le 3 juin, 2020.  Thank you to all of our families who came to retrieve student belongings Monday and Tuesday.  Mrs. Baker and I would also like to thank our staff who came in ...

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Morning Announcements – Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

Posted June 2, 2020

Today is Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est mardi, le 2 juin, 2020.  We are now into the last month of Distance Learning.  How is your school work going?  Send me a picture, share a document, or a slide show of something you’ve ...

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Summer School programs for students in grades 6-12

Posted June 1, 2020

The Upper Grand District School Board has announced a range of Summer School programs and opportunities available to students in grades 6-12 this summer.

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Morning Announcements – Monday, June 1st, 2020

Posted June 1, 2020

Today is Monday, June 1st, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est lundi, le 1 juin, 2020. Happy June!!! Today marks the start of two important events!  First, this week is the start of Pride Month where we acknowledge, celebrate and show our support for those ...

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Flying the Pride flag in the UGDSB

Posted May 29, 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0VIQDygCIq0 For more information about why we fly the Pride flag in June, visit the UGDSB website.

Summer School Opportunity Gr.6, 7 and 8

Posted May 29, 2020

Hello Everyone, With this school year being not a typical year, you may be interested in Summer Learning Courses for your Grade 6, 7, or 8 child.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.  If you are interested in having your child participate in Summer Learning, please email me at ...

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Morning Announcements – Friday, May 29th, 2020

Posted May 29, 2020

Today is Friday, May 29th, 2020.  Bonjour, aujourd’hui c’est vendredi, le 29 mai, 2020.   It is Backwards Spirit Day today!  Send me your photos of your backwards-ness at [email protected] .   Who cooks for you? Mrs. Cairns sent me ...

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Grade 7 Immunization Update

Posted May 28, 2020

Public Health Logo Update on school-based immunization programs: As the province of Ontario has announced extended school closures in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, school-based vaccine programs were also suspended. The health of your children is very important. At this ...

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