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Posted August 29, 2018

Ways To Communicate PMPS Don’t Forget to Sign Up!   Dear Parents and Guardians, Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) came into force on July 1, 2014. As a result, the Upper Grand District School Board, would like to ensure that we have your consent to receive newsletters, school and ...

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Parent Representatives Needed

Posted August 29, 2018

FSL The Upper Grand District School Board’s French as a Second Language Advisory Committee (FSLAC) is seeking parent representatives for the following positions; • French Immersion: 2 parent representatives from Dufferin County • Core French: 1 parent representative from Dufferin County If you are interested in representing parents ...

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Feedback welcome on draft board policies

Posted August 27, 2018

The Upper Grand District School Board is welcoming public input on draft policies. Currently under review is: Policy 503 – Safe Schools (Student Discipline, Bullying Prevention and Intervention, Suspension and Expulsion) This policy is important to students, staff, parents and guardians, school councils and the school community because everyone plays a role ...

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Students with Life- Threatening Medical Conditions and Life- Threatening Allergies

Posted August 22, 2018

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 child has ...

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Smoke and Vape- Free School Environment

Posted August 22, 2018

Smoke and Vape–Free School Environment The Upper Grand DSB provides a smoke and vape-free environment for its students, staff and others while on school Board property and at school events.  Under our policy, all forms of tobacco, and any processed form of tobacco that may be smoked, inhaled or chewed is ...

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Talk- In Clinic Change at DCAFS

Posted August 22, 2018

Clinical Services at DCAFS is happy to announce that effective September 5th, we are permanently moving the Talk-In Clinicfrom Tuesday to Wednesday; 1pm-7pm (last appointment begins at 7 so it can end by 8).

Also new is the age range for service; Children ages 5-18 will be served at Talk-In. Children ages 0 ...

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Student Accident Insurance

Posted August 22, 2018

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

Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on 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 ...

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Video Surveillance Camera Project Expansion at PMPS

Posted August 22, 2018

Video Surveillance Camera Project Expansion In its efforts to continually review and monitor the safety of our schools, the Upper Grand District School Board is expanding its Video Surveillance Project. Once the project is complete, all UGDSB schools will be equipped with video cameras. Over the ...

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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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Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health

Posted May 31, 2018

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health June 2018 – Elementary Schools WDG Public Health is pleased to provide elementary schools with up-to-date information on health topics for their monthly newsletters and announcements to parents. Please find below an insert you can include in your school newsletter and/or announcements if you wish. If you have any ...

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Math on the Go!! Card games to develop math skills for all ages!

Posted May 28, 2018

Math on the Go! Card Games to Develop Math Skills For All Ages Are you looking to help your child to develop his or her math skills at home in a meaningful and engaging way, while spending quality family time together? Why not try some card games! Playing a card game can ...

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Celebrate World Environment Day on June 5th 2018!

Posted May 28, 2018

Monthly Environmental Activities to help celebrate our planet June 5th is World Environment Day! It is vital to teach our children to respect and take care of the environment. Celebrate World Environment Day on June 5th 2018! http://worldenvironmentday.global/en A Platform for Action- World Environment Day is the United Nations’ most important day for encouraging ...

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Talking About Mental Health June 2018– Successfully Shifting from School to Summer

Posted May 28, 2018

Talking About Mental Health June 2018– Successfully Shifting from School to Summer The weather is getting warmer, days are getting longer and summer is just around the corner. It is an exciting time of the year but it can also be a struggle. There is often an increasing restlessness, distractability and ...

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Food and Friends – “thank you” to our community partners for all the support!!

Posted May 28, 2018

Thank you to the following for their support to the PMPS Snack Program this 2017/2018 school year: Russell Family Food and Friends Ministry of Children and Family Services President's Choice Children's Foundation Latterday Saints Quest for Cakes Tweedsmuir Church Diane Downie O.V. Lion's Club Jennifer Lawrie and Family L.D.S. Church Group PMPS Staff, students and families Odd Fellows Lodge PMPS Student Council We appreciate all ...

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KINDERGARTEN PARENT SURVEY (KPS) for JK and SK Students

Posted April 30, 2018

KINDERGARTEN PARENT SURVEY (KPS) for JK and SK Students …….JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER….. Recently you were invited to complete the Kindergarten Parent Survey, seeking information about the experiences of JK and SK children and their parents who live in Dufferin. Please complete this anonymous and confidential survey and you can be entered ...

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