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Free Parenting Workshops

Posted October 8, 2019

Poster Featured Workshops (1)

October 2019 Workshop Schedule (1)

October 4 – CUPE Schools

Posted October 4, 2019

On Monday October 7, the Canadian Union of Public Employees, which represents custodial and maintenance staff in our school, has said they will go on a province-wide legal strike. There is a possibility that the union will reach a deal in negotiations this weekend.

If there is a strike, our school will be open on Monday. However, there …

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Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians 

Posted October 3, 2019

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

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Message to parents/guardians:

Posted October 2, 2019

The Upper Grand DSB has set up a website to provide updates regarding provincial labour issues and the impact on UGDSB schools and board sites.

 

Please visit www.ugdsb.ca/labour for on-going updates.

 

Thank you.

School Council Meeting

Posted September 29, 2019

Our next School Council Meeting will be Tuesday, October 1st from 6 PM to 7PM in the Library.

Orange Shirt Day

Posted September 29, 2019

Monday, September 30th is Orange Shirt Day. Let’s recognize the impact of residential schools on Indigenous communities for more than a century in Canada.

Week of September 16th Reminders

Posted September 16, 2019

Our first reminder is that pizza orders are now open online.  Orders must be completed online on Wednesday the 18th by midnight.  In addition, please remember to pay for agendas using School Cash Online.

Thank you to all the families who have returned forms.  If you haven’t done so yet, please …

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Creating a Culture of Privacy

Posted September 13, 2019

It is the responsibility of everyone to protect students’ personal and confidential information

 

All parents, guardian, and visitors to the school are reminded that the privacy of all our students must be maintained at all times.  We are ultimately responsible for the safety and security of our students and the security and confidentiality of our …

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Student Accident Insurance

Posted September 9, 2019

Reminder for parents/guardians: Accidents happen – be prepared with Student Accident Insurance

 

Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on and off school premises 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 …

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First Day Procedures – Tuesday, September 3rd

Posted August 27, 2019

Welcome back!  

We trust that all of our families had an enjoyable summer and are ready for another exciting school year at PMPS.  We are eager to welcome our students back to school on Tuesday. 

Our school is in excellent shape thanks to our custodial team.  They have done an …

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Smoke and Vape-Free Workplace

Posted August 27, 2019

Smoke and Vape-Free Environment

The Upper Grand DSB provides a smoke and vape-free environment for its students, staff and others while on Board property, in accordance with the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and Board policy 208. This policy refers to all forms of tobacco, and any processed form …

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Life-Threatening Medical Communication

Posted August 27, 2019

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions

UGDSB Policy 518: Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions, outlines the roles and responsibilities for all in the educational community to support students with possible life-threatening medical conditions. The prevalent medical conditions covered under this policy are Asthma, Anaphylaxis, Diabetes and Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders. If your …

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What you need to know to register your child for school

Posted August 12, 2019

The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.

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Board Decision on IB Survey Results and Feasibility Study in Orangeville/Dufferin and Erin

Posted June 27, 2019

Please read the letter from Jennifer Passy, Manager of Planning, on the Board decision on IB Programme in Orangeville/Dufferin or Erin.

Letter To Parents June 2019

 

Report Cards Coming Home Tonight

Posted June 25, 2019

Don’t forget to check backpacks tonight for report cards and tomorrow is school colours/ spirit wear day, as well as School Play day!

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