Salem Community News

Food & Friends At Home Program

Posted September 4, 2020

Like many in Dufferin, Wellington and Guelph, the Children’s Foundation is working towards continuing our support of the most vulnerable in our community despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that the school year has begun, we are especially concerned about the children and youth who rely on our …

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School Council Dates – 2020-2021

Posted September 2, 2020

As a council we will meet this year on the following dates. Our meetings will be one hour in length. We will start at 6:30 and aim to be finished by 7:30.

At this time meetings will be virtual – through Google Meet.

September 22, 2020

November 24, 2020

February 23, 2020

May 25, 2020

We hope you will consider …

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Communication for Salem PS from the School!

Posted August 29, 2020

Dear Salem Families,

Thank you for taking the time to read this information. I hope it helps to answer questions. On the second last section there is a link to a video. The video is a very short snippet about school. Please feel free to share this information and the video with your child(ren).

Salem …

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2020 Salem Opening Poster

Posted August 26, 2020

2020 Salem Opening Poster

Student Accident Insurance

Posted August 26, 2020

Reminder for parents/guardians: Student Accident Insurance

Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on school premises during school activities. Accidents can happen and the costs involved might not be fully covered by Provincial Health Care or employer group insurance plans. The Upper Grand District School Board is empowered under the Education Act to …

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Nutrition Break Supervisors Needed!!!!

Posted August 18, 2020

Salem is looking for anyone interested in the position of Nutrition Break supervision. We are in need of permanent staff to supervise students during nutrition breaks. Positions include both breaks five days a week or a combination of these. For each nutrition break supervision you would be paid for an hours work. (If you …

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Well wishes from the staff of Salem PS.

Posted June 23, 2020

The staff of Salem Public School have put together a special message for our students. It includes appreciation and acknowledgement of our award recipients, special messages for our Grade 6 graduates and well wishes for all our students and families. We hope you enjoy.

Salem Staff wish our students well!  Link to Video



Let’s Talk About Racism

Posted June 19, 2020

Dear Parents, Guardians and Caregivers

The Upper Grand District School Board is committed to disrupting and addressing  systemic racism and oppression in all of its forms.  We are committed to making  sure the work we do is fully transparent and accountable to all Upper Grand students, staff, families, and stakeholders.

If you are a racialized student …

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Report Card and Other Items for Pick Up

Posted June 17, 2020

June 17, 2020

Dear Salem Families, 

Please read the letter below and don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns. Please do not come to the school if; You have symptoms (fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat or shortness of breath), have travelled outside of Canada …

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Check out the welcome video from Elora for our Grade 6 students.

Posted May 29, 2020

Elora Public School Welcomes the new grade 7’s! Take a look at the Virtual Tour we have created for you!  If you have any questions, please contact Mr.McQueen (Principal) or Mrs.Airdrie (Vice Principal) at [email protected]. We look forward to meeting you soon!

Link to Elora Slideshow Welcoming Grade 7

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