News & Announcements

IMPORTANT UPDATES

INCLEMENT WEATHER: A reminder that, as with every winter, inclement weather conditions may result in bus cancellations and/or school closures. Decisions on buses and school operations due to inclement weather are made as soon as key information is available and no later than 6:30am the morning of. To check the status of school buses each morning visit www.stwdsts.ca, and to check the status of school closures visit www.ugdsb.ca.

DAILY SCHOOL ABSENCE REPORT: The UGDSB is reporting daily on school absence rates, allowing us to monitor absenteeism rates and transparently share this information with the public. To view the dashboard, click here

 

The Ponsonby Three – October 21st

Posted October 21, 2022

1) No school for students on Monday, October 24th as it is a professional activity day for staff. See you Tuesday! 2) Next week is Panther Week! Ask your children to share their new panther facts. Panther Spirit Day on Friday, October 28th: wear green, black, your school spirit wear, or ...

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The Ponsonby Three – October 14th

Posted October 14, 2022

Ponsonby School Council meets Tuesday, October 18th at 6:30 pm in the library. All parents/guardians are welcome to attend and learn more about how the council supports the school community. Wednesday, October 19th is the regular dental screening for students in JK/SK, Grade 2 and ...

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Lunch/Recess Helpers Needed

Posted September 26, 2022

Ponsonby PS is looking for substitute Lunch/Recess Helpers to cover from time to time.  It will consist of two 40 minute periods (20 mins eating and 20 min outside) per day.  If you are interested please contact the office at 519-824-9447.

Welcome Back BBQ and Open House

Posted September 9, 2022

Welcome back Ponsonby Panthers!  Parent Council is organizing a welcome back BBQ to coincide with the school  Open House and Book Fair.  Please join us Wednesday September 21 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM for food, games and face painting.  5:00-7:00 BBQ, 5:30-6:30 Teacher Meet & Greet, 5:00-7:00 Book Fair in ...

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Subscribe to Bus Delays and Cancellations

Posted September 8, 2022

STWDSTS Transportation offers a subscription service which will notify you via e-mail when your child's bus has been cancelled or delayed  Click here to subscribe.

School Cash Online Information

Posted September 8, 2022

All of our fundraisers and school purchases happen through School Cash Online.  It is a safe and secure site.  To register for School Cash Online please click here  

New School and Child Care Screening Tool is available online

Posted September 1, 2022

The Ministry of Health and the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health have provided a new “School and Child Care” screening tool. It is recommended that students/children and visitors continue to self-screen for illness every day before attending school or child care using this updated Screening Tool.

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Reminder for parents/guardians: Student Accident Insurance

Posted August 30, 2022

Parents and guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on school premises or during school activities. Accidents can and do happen and the costs involved might not be fully covered by Provincial health care or employer group insurance plans. The Upper Grand District School board is empowered under The Education ...

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Back to School! Information for students and families

Posted August 29, 2022

It’s back to school season! We are excited to welcome and welcome back all students and families to the Upper Grand. To help make the transition back to school smoother for our students and families, we are sharing a website with information about back to school.

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Register your child for school on August 30

Posted August 23, 2022

On August 30, 2022 from 1 PM to 4 PM, registration will open online for parents and guardians to register their child to their home elementary school.

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