News & Announcements

OSSTF update: Dec. 11 strikes in some Ontario school boards (not UGDSB)

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) has announced that on Wednesday Dec. 11, OSSTF teachers and education workers in some school boards will take part in a one-day, full withdrawal of services in selected locations across Ontario: http://www.osstf.on.ca/news/mr-dec-06-2019.aspx

The Upper Grand District School Board is not listed as one of the school boards that will be included in the Dec. 11 OSSTF job action. 

Please continue to check www.ugdsb.ca/labour for updates.

Possible Class Changes – September 17th

Posted August 31, 2018

Schools have built class lists based on their tentative organizations. Changes may be necessary at Palmerston Public School in order for our Board to meet Ministry requirements about class sizes (see below).  This means that we may get new teacher(s) and classes, and that your child(ren) might be moved into ...

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Getting Ready!

Posted August 28, 2018

Hello Parents and Caregivers! Our office is open this week (Aug.27-Aug.31st) from 9:00-3:00.  If you are new to our school and are looking to register your children - welcome!  Please click here for information about registration, including what paperwork you need to bring with you. If you have a question for us, please ...

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Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted June 8, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) will be presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on June 12, 2018. Pin The meeting starts at 7 pm in the boardroom at the Guelph Board Office, 500 Victoria Road N, Guelph. The final ...

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Community Discussion on Suicide – Thursday, June 14, 2018

Posted June 7, 2018

Thursday June 14, 6:30pm – Norwell DSS Gymnasium Sadly, there has recently been several tragic losses in our community. This evening is an opportunity to learn and ask questions about suicide how do we notice signs of distress and who/how can we reach out for help. There will ...

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Intermediate Track and Field – Rescheduled for Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Posted June 4, 2018

Please note that the Intermediate Track and Field Meet has been rescheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 5, 2018.

June Newsletter

Posted May 31, 2018

June Newsletter

Movie Night – “Over the Hedge” – June 7th at the Norgan

Posted May 17, 2018

Movie Night Poster June 7

Long Term Accommodation Planning Meeting Tonight!

Posted May 17, 2018

The Upper Grand District School Board’s Long Term Accommodation Plan Draft Final Report will be presented at a public meeting on May 17th starting at 7 pm at Norwell DSS.  Parents, guardians and members of the community are invited to come to the meeting to hear the report presentation, share ...

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School Barbeque – June 7th – Lions Park

Posted May 16, 2018

School BBQ Poster PPS School Council Barbecue Pre-Order Form It's time to celebrate the end of a great school year! Please bring the whole gang on JUNE 7, 2018 from 5pm until 7pm at the Lion's Park Pavillion, Palmerston to enjoy hamburgers, hotdogs ...

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Mabel’s Labels Now Available for Purchase

Posted May 11, 2018

Mabels Labels

2018-2019 Transportation Newsletter

Posted May 8, 2018

STWDSTS Newsletter 2018

May Newsletter

Posted May 1, 2018

May Newsletter

Tennis Anyone?

Posted April 23, 2018

Tennis 2018

Norwell District Secondary School Hosts: A Parent Evening with Blake Fly

Posted April 12, 2018

Norwell District Secondary School is hosting a Parent Evening with motivational guest speaker Blake Fly presenting...

Connecting With Your Student

Blake's presentation will provide parents with strategies, case studies, and innovative methods to help them appreciate what it means to be a teenager today.  You will leave with ...

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Long Term Accommodation Plan Final Report (Draft) – Public Meetings

Posted April 11, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) is going to be presented at 5 regional public meetings throughout the month of May. The draft report includes a list of proposed short (1-5 yrs.) and long (6-10 yrs.) accommodation priorities. The report does not include any recommended changes to school ...

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Pink Shirt Day Today

Posted April 11, 2018

Wear your pink shirts today to show your support for anti-bullying!

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Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is targeted and repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time.

In order to ...

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Release of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft)

Posted April 6, 2018

Pin Board staff is presenting the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) and Phase 2 Public Engagement Plan at the Board’s Business Operations Committee meeting on April 10, 2018.  The meeting will be held at the Guelph Board Office located at 500 ...

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Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health News

Posted April 5, 2018

Public Health Logo Free dental care for children age 17 and under If you can’t afford dental care, Public Health has free services for your children.  At our dental clinics, we help children prevent cavities and disease. We also make sure that children with ...

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School Council Presents – Ferdinand – Doors Open 6:30 p.m. – April 26, 2018

Posted April 5, 2018

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April Newsletter

Posted April 5, 2018

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