News & Announcements

Rickson Rock Opera and Coco Love Alcorn!

Posted April 15, 2019

Looking back on the story of our collaboration with Coco Love Alcorn here on this video! Thanks to Mr. Duncan for organizing it and for Heather Loney for capturing the story so well!

Lunch Supervisors Needed!

Posted April 15, 2019

Rickson Ridge is looking for some more Lunch Supervisors for April 15 - June 9th.  If you have one hour you could spare, either regularly or occasionally, please let us know! We can be flexible with days of the week if you would like to be part time! 

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Staff Presentation of the 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report

Posted March 29, 2019

The 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on March 19, 2019. This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work

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Cuddle Up and Read is Coming Soon – April 4th

Posted March 28, 2019

Please check out the following for Cuddle Up and Read Announcements and Reminders! Hope to see you there! :) Cuddle Up Pizza FormCUR_invite_web

Students, staff and parents – please take our voluntary Diversity Data Survey

Posted March 22, 2019

From March 22 to April 18, 2019, the Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a system-wide survey, to help the board understand the demographic makeup, diversity and ongoing needs of our student population.

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Literacy Contest Application Due March 25th

Posted March 21, 2019

Reminder @RicksonWolves ! The Literary Contest application deadline is Mon, March 25. The theme: is 'Fear of the Unknown".  Applicants are invited to an exclusive writers workshop with the guest author at the  Cuddle Up and Read event.

April 3rd – Rickson Ridge Rock Opera – Live with Coco Love Alcorn

Posted March 7, 2019

Coco Love Alcorn, a Canadian Singer\Songwriter, is coming to Guelph to perform with the Rickson Ridge Rock Opera and Mitchell Woods Choir.   The event will be held at Dublin St. United Church on Wed April 3, at 7pm.  Tickets are 20$ each and are available at either school, or at

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Wondering How to Help Your Child With Math?

Posted March 6, 2019

The UGDSB Program Department put together this helpful resource for parents to refer to at home in order to help children use the strategies that they may be learning via number talks. Math Bulletin Number Talks For Parents

Calling All Student Writers!!!

Posted March 6, 2019

The quest for the 3rd annual Rickson Ridge Literary Awards has now begun!  In connection with the upcoming Cuddle Up and Read presentation by guest author, Karen Rostoker-Gruber, on April 4th, the theme for this year’s Literary Awards

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March Events for Teens in Guelph

Posted March 4, 2019

Looking for some activities for teens during the Month of March? Check out the following calendar - just $2 for each event! 2019 March Youth Calendar

Danceathon March 6th

Posted March 4, 2019

Get your dancing shoes ready! Only 2 more sleeps until the Dancethon! DanceFlyer2019 Page 001Dance 2178527__340

What? Another Snow Day!!?? Mr. Farmer weighs in…

Posted February 25, 2019

Our amazing Mr. Farmer with a message for everyone! Stay safe and keep warm today and we'll see you back at school very soon!

Danceathon Kick-off Assembly is Today!

Posted February 19, 2019

Today Professor Jamz is visiting to kick off our Danceathon! Ask your child about the exciting event to come! DanceFlyer2019 Page 001

Important Parent Information About Immunization?

Posted February 15, 2019

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 questions please contact us at 1-800-265-7293

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