School News

Video Surveillance

Posted October 17, 2019

It is the policy of the Upper Grand District School Board to support the use of video surveillance cameras. Video surveillance can promote a secure environment while upholding the essential and legislated rights of privacy of individuals. Video surveillance is only one means by which the board will ensure a safe and secure learning …

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Mac N’Cheese Lunch Thursday October 17th

Posted October 16, 2019

Please send a bowl and utensil with your student for the Mac N Cheese lunch.  Donations for the lunch will go towards Rett Syndrome Awareness.  Wear purple to show your support.

Photo Retake Day November 14th

Posted October 15, 2019

Thursday November 14th, in the afternoon, Lifetouch will be here to do individual photo retakes.  If you ordered a photo package and wish to have it redone please send it with your child to give to the photographer on retake day.

Lead testing in water.

Posted October 10, 2019

Out school water has been tested for lead and all of our designated fixtures have passed on the flushed sample. To read the complete letter please see the link below.

Salem Lead Testing Letter

Nutrition Break Supervisors Needed

Posted October 4, 2019

Salem is looking for anyone interested in helping out with Nutrition Break supervision. We are in need of permanent staff to fill in during second break on Monday, Thursday and Friday. We are also looking for anyone that might be interested in covering 20 minutes of supervision in the mornings before the school day …

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Job action and labour updates: Information for parents/guardians 

Posted October 3, 2019

Parents/guardians are encouraged to visit for on-going updates from the school board regarding provincial job action. 

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Change to Climbing Dates

Posted September 30, 2019

Unfortunately we have had to postpone our climbing course, that was set to happen over the next three days, until January. Climbing has been rescheduled for January 13, 14, & 15th. The silver lining is that the company has some additional equipment that will be arriving prior to our January date so we will …

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Talking About Mental Health October 2019

Posted September 29, 2019

I hope that you had a wonderful summer and start to the new school year!  Even with the fun of summer and the excitement of the first day of school behind us, returning to school can be a stressful and exciting time for both students and their families.  Add to that new teachers, new …

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Environmental Activities to help celebrate our planet!

Posted September 29, 2019


A walk outdoors is good for our hearts and minds!
Participate in International Walk to School Day on October 2nd 2019!
In October we celebrate “active travel” by encouraging students to walk or bike between home and school, or to actively travel as much as they can in …

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Orange Shirt Day – Monday September 30th

Posted September 28, 2019

Thanks to everyone for wearing your orange shirt on Monday.

Orange Shirt

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