Inspiring Engagement with Parents & School Councils

GUELPH, Ontario – The Upper Grand District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is inviting UG parents/guardians to join them at the free PIC event on October 25, 2023.

Whether you are currently part of a school council or are looking to become more involved in your child’s school, this opportunity is a great way to learn, discuss and share with each other.

Topics will include leading an effective school council, fundraising, communication and secondary school parent council. This free event is in-person and will include dinner, information from PIC and two breakout sessions.

DATE: Wednesday, October 25, 2023
TIME: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Centre Wellington District High School, 905 Scotland St., Fergus.
COST: FREE to all UG parent/guardians

Click here for the full agenda.

Click here to register for this event.

The UGDSB and PIC look forward to welcoming you to this event.

Information about the PIC October event

PDF version of poster

PIC Meeting Agenda June 5, 2023

Dear Parents and Caregivers,

We are looking forward to our final Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) meeting of the 2022/23 school year and hope you are able to make it! At this meeting we will be debriefing the School Council event that we hosted on April 26 and looking ahead to plans for the 2023/24 school year. Also, we will be reflecting on the highlights of the 2022/23 school year.

We are planning to host this meeting in a “blended” format with attendees able to join us in-person at the Guelph Board Office (500 Victoria Road North, Guelph) or virtually via MS Teams. If you are attending in-person, feel free to join us at 6:45pm for light refreshments. The formal agenda for the meeting will begin as usual at 7:00pm. If you wish to join us online, please email amanda.cree[email protected] by 4:00pm on June 5th to receive the meeting link.

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PIC Meeting Minutes – Feb 27, 2023


Gillian Prieur, Kumudinie Kariyapperuma, Laura White, Tina Coates, Heather Coates, Bertha Lopez, Jen Tulloch, Natalie Leitch, Heather Cowbrough, Emily Mallett, Manoj M, Martha MacNeil, Katherine Hauser, Jennifer Edwards, Peter Sovran, Jason Boyce, Ben McCabe, Blayne Primeau

Land Acknowledgement and Anti-Racism Statement:

Gillian Prieur read both the Land Acknowledgement and Anti-Racist Statement


Approved PIC Minutes – February 27, 2023