News

IMPORTANT Information from School

Posted March 30, 2020

To request your child’s password reset, please email the school. The school’s email address can be found at the very top right corner of this webpage. Please be sure to include your child’s full name as well as the name of their homeroom teacher.

March 30th Update for Parents

Posted March 30, 2020

I hope this letter finds you and your family well and hope you are managing the challenging times we are currently living in.  In the upcoming days, classroom teachers from Princess Margaret will be contacting families to check in with you and our students. Please note that phone calls may …

Read more about March 30th Update for Parents »

Reminder: All UGDSB playgrounds are closed

Posted March 28, 2020

A reminder to all members of our school communities that in alignment with municipal closures around COVID-19, all Upper Grand DSB schoolyard play structures are closed.

Read more about Reminder: All UGDSB playgrounds are closed »

Parents please read: Distance learning and staff reaching out to families

Posted March 27, 2020

A letter from the Director of Education has been posted to the board website (Friday March 27, 2020). The letter contains important information regarding the board’s distance learning plan and information about staff reaching out to families.

Read more about Parents please read: Distance learning and staff reaching out to families »

Year End Gr 7 & 8 Trip

Posted March 27, 2020

Parents/Guardians of Grade 7 and 8 Students,

I hope this message finds you well during these unprecedented times and during school closures due to COVID-19.  I also hope that your child is coping well and is able to be resilient during these trying …

Read more about Year End Gr 7 & 8 Trip »

Letter to Parents from the Director: Continuity of Learning (March 23, 2020)

Posted March 23, 2020

Parents and guardians are asked to read the letter from the Director of Education, posted to the board website on March 23, 2020.

Read more about Letter to Parents from the Director: Continuity of Learning (March 23, 2020) »

Important letter from the Minister of Education to parents (March 22, 2020)

Posted March 23, 2020

Minister of Education Stephen Lecce has written an important letter for all Ontario parents and guardians, March 22, 2020.

Read more about Important letter from the Minister of Education to parents (March 22, 2020) »

School closures: Information for UGDSB families regarding COVID-19

Posted March 13, 2020

The province has ordered all publicly funded schools in Ontario to close for two weeks following March Break, in response to the emergence in Ontario of COVID-19. As a result, Upper Grand DSB schools will be closed from March 14 to April 5, 2020. 

Read more about School closures: Information for UGDSB families regarding COVID-19 »

Compass Run For Food

Posted March 13, 2020

Our school is again participating in the Compass Run for Food!  This years event will be on Saturday, June 13th.

Click on this link for a poster about the event: Compass Run Registration 2020 Schools

Registration is online this year at: compassrun.com

Please read: Information for UGDSB schools regarding international travel and COVID-19

Posted March 12, 2020

With March Break approaching, many families and staff have questions about international travel and precautions required upon returning from travel. A letter with travel advice from Public Health is posted on the UGDSB website.

Read more about Please read: Information for UGDSB schools regarding international travel and COVID-19 »

On Street Parking Map

Posted March 6, 2020

This map shows where parking is allowed on the streets surrounding our school. Use this map to find a place where it is legal to park. If you need to drive, consider parking a few blocks away from the school and walking the rest of the way to avoid congestion! On Street …

Read more about On Street Parking Map »

Routes to School Planner

Posted March 6, 2020

Use this map to plan a walking or wheeling route to school The map shows safety features such as traffic lights and crosswalks.

The map also shows suggested “walk a block” locations. These locations are areas where on street parking is allowed. If you need to drive to the school, consider parking in these …

Read more about Routes to School Planner »

Information from Public Health

Posted March 2, 2020

March is Nutrition Month and dietitians across Canada are talking about how healthy eating is about so much more than food! Cooking together as a family is a great way to help kids learn food skills, put math into action, develop confidence, and have fun.  Starting at age 2 kids can help in the …

Read more about Information from Public Health »

Join the global Movement! Celebrate Earth Hour on March 28th at 8:30pm

Posted February 24, 2020

Earth Hour’s mission is uniting people to protect the planet by raising awareness of about climate change and encouraging positive action.

 

 “Earth Hour was famously started as a lights-off event in Sydney, Australia in 2007. Since then it has grown to engage more than 172 countries and territories worldwide.”

 

Earth Hour is more than an …

Read more about Join the global Movement! Celebrate Earth Hour on March 28th at 8:30pm »

LET’S TALK (NOT TEXT) ABOUT SCREEN TIME

Posted February 24, 2020

Are screens the new smoking? Parents and students are invited to learn more about the many impacts of screens on our lives and how we might foster a healthier relationship with them. Come and join us Thursday, April 23 from 6:00p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the John F. Ross CVI – E.L. Fox Auditorium, 21 …

Read more about LET’S TALK (NOT TEXT) ABOUT SCREEN TIME »

1 2 3 4 5 6 21