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We’re recruiting for crossing guards at Willow/Bonar and Speedvale/Stevenson and Six Spare/Rover

Posted May 5, 2022

Six Spare or Rover adult school crossing guard are needed for the City of Guelph Crossing Guard Program. A regular adult school crossing guard is needed for the crossings at Speedvale Ave at Stevenson Street for the both shifts. A regular adult school crossing guard is needed for the crossings at Willow Road at Bonar Place for the afternoon shift

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JUMP ROPE FOR HEART

Posted April 28, 2022

  Dear Rickson Ridge families,       We are very excited to let you know that Rickson Ridge will once again be participating in Jump Rope for Heart!  The event will be taking place on Wednesday May 25th.  Jump Rope for Heart raises funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation.       ...

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Policy feedback opportunity: Policy 312 Website and Social Media Management

Posted April 27, 2022

The following board policy currently under review was released for public consultation: 312 – Website and Social Media Management

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School Council Updates

Posted April 22, 2022

Hello Rickson families! We are excited to announce the Rickson Ridge Spirit Wear Spring Sale! RR Spirit Wear 2021 Order Version  **Please click on the link to see styles/pictures*** This is a great opportunity to support your school and show your Rickson community spirit! All orders are now available through School Cash Online. ...

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PIC EVENT

Posted April 13, 2022

VIRTUAL PARENT ENGAGEMENT PRESENTATION EQUITY & INDIGENOUS EDUCATION: A PARENT'S ROLE IN SUPPORTING PIC Flyer May 2022

Reminders of health and safety guidance during the sixth COVID-19 wave

Posted April 12, 2022

Public Health officials expect the sixth wave of COVID-19 to last for another several weeks, and we are asking for everyone’s help to get us through this latest wave. 

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Terra Cotta Cookie Sale

Posted April 12, 2022

School Council is pleased to be able to offer your child the opportunity to enjoy a Terra Cotta Chocolate Chip Cookie every Thursday from April 28th-June 23rd. Cost is $1.50/cookie for 9 weeks for a total of $13.50. Each 50 gram cookie is individually wrapped. Made with unsweetened applesauce, these tasty 'treats' ...

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Ramadan Mubarak to all of those observing

Posted April 4, 2022

April 2nd, subject to new moon sighting, marks the beginning of Ramadan.  Many students, families and staff in the UGDSB and worldwide are observing Ramadan, during this 9th month of the Islamic calendar.   Prayer in Schools and Board Offices Multifaith prayer spaces are available in schools. Schools will indicate the ...

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JK Registration site is temporarily disabled

Posted March 10, 2022

The JK Registration site is temporarily disabled.  It will open again on March 15th, 2022.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  

***NEW*** Kiss & Ride Drop off zone

Posted March 4, 2022

Kiss and Ride Zone **NEW- Beginning April 4th 2022**   Located in the school's main parking lot between 8:35 and 8:50 am ONLY Cars proceed through the lot in an anti-clockwise direction, stopping briefly in the DROP OFF zone to unload students.  ...

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School Lunch Start Up

Posted February 25, 2022

Hello Busy Families! We are excited to begin our pizza and sub lunch program once again. All the details are on School Cash Online. The link is right here on our home page. It can be found to the right and just above the Twitter feed.On Wednesdays, pizza will be offered and ...

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Elementary report cards available for download starting this week

Posted February 14, 2022

Elementary report cards will be available for parents to download from the Parent Portal as early as February 15 and by February 17 at the latest.

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Update on the resumption of sports and extracurricular activities

Posted February 14, 2022

The school board is pleased to announce the resumption of extracurricular activities and sports in our schools. Please see this post for details.

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School Council Lunches

Posted February 8, 2022

School Council is once again offering an opportunity to purchase  school lunches. A trial run will start on Monday Feb 28 and run for 4 weeks on Mondays only. Excluding Monday March 14th as this is March Break. The lunch is from Montana's Cookhouse and costs $30 for the four Monday meals. Orders ...

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