News & Announcements

Heat Advisory

Hot and humid conditions are expected.  Hot and humid air can bring deteriorating air quality and can result in the Air Quality Health Index approaching the high-risk category. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors. Access health and safety resources on the UGDSB website

Daily School Absence Report

The UGDSB is reporting daily on school absence rates, allowing us to monitor absenteeism rates and transparently share this information with the public. To view the dashboard, click here

Inclement weather procedures for UGDSB schools

Posted November 18, 2022

With winter weather here, now is a great time to review the Upper Grand District School Board’s procedures for Inclement Weather Days. Updated information has been posted on the UGDSB website outlining the different procedures for bus cancellations, school closures due to inclement weather, and more. LINK: UGDSB INCLEMENT WEATHER PROCEDURES **A reminder ...

Labour update/Progress Reports/Parent Teacher Interviews/Spirit Wear

Posted November 17, 2022

Good afternoon Rockwood families, Please continue to follow updates on the board website regarding labour updates at https://www.ugdsb.ca/board/labour-updates-2022-23/ A reminder that today, report cards will be available for parents to download from the parent portal. Please use the following link for more information:  https://sites.google.com/ugcloud.ca/parenthelp/report-cards-parent-portal If for some reason, you are unable to access the portal and require a ...

Nov 15 Weekly Update

Posted November 15, 2022

Good afternoon Rockwood families, It looks like winter is suddenly upon us! Please send students in outdoor gear so they are warm for the outdoor recesses including boots and indoor shoes for gym. If support is needed for outdoor clothing, please contact the school. On Nov 17th, report cards will be available for parents ...

Nov 11th update

Posted November 11, 2022

Remembrance Day: Thank you parents who were able to attend our Remembrance Day assembly this morning, or attend the cenotaph. Our students did an outstanding job contributing to our services and we appreciate their respectful approach. Thanks to Mrs. McDougall for organizing the Gr 1-5 assembly and Mme Chaves for ...

Upper Grand collaborates with organizations to provide tutoring supports

Posted November 9, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board in association with The Grove, TVOLearn, Streams Community Hub, Tutor Bright, and Reading Rocks is providing students at both the elementary and secondary levels with additional tutoring support and resources. These additional support and resources were made possible through funding provided by the Ontario ...

Weekly Update Nov 7-11

Posted November 7, 2022

Weekly Update Nov 7-11 Labour Update: Due to the expected resumption of provincial negotiations between CUPE and the province, CUPE employees will be back at schools effective Tuesday November 8th. As such, there will be NO shift to remote learning in the UGDSB this week. All schools will remain open to students for ...

update Nov 3rd

Posted November 3, 2022

Good morning, The UGDSB continues to monitor the provincial negotiations closely and provides UGDSB families with regular updates on the Board website  www.ugdsb.ca/labour. Should there be a withdrawal of services by CUPE staff on Friday, we will do our best to keep UGDSB schools and programs open. Rockwood Centennial has a contracted ...

Oct 26th Update

Posted October 26, 2022

Good morning Rockwood families, We wish all families that celebrate Diwali, a Happy Diwali! Today, Wed. Oct 26th, our Intermediate soccer team will be going to Fergus for a soccer tournament. Go Rockwood Renegades! GUELPH STORM CHOIR FRI OCT 28th From Mrs. McCabe and Mme Rafalowski What an awesome choir and a fantastic group ...

Clarification on the Rockwood/Eramosa FI Secondary School Assignments

Posted October 26, 2022

In September 2022, the first cohort of Grade 9 FI students that graduated from Rockwood Centennial PS will be attending John F. Ross CVI. Therefore, starting in 2022/23 and for the two following years, there will be 2 different directions for secondary FI students residing in Rockwood and Eramosa depending upon ...

Update Oct 19th

Posted October 19, 2022

Oct 19 Update Good morning Rockwood Families, As we transition from Fall to the upcoming Winter seasons there are many days of significance observed by a variety of cultures and religious groups that make up our wonderful RCPS community. For example, October is Islamic Heritage Month. Diwali, the Hindu Festival of the Lights ...
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