News & Announcements

IMPORTANT UPDATES

INCLEMENT WEATHER: A reminder that, as with every winter, inclement weather conditions may result in bus cancellations and/or school closures. Decisions on buses and school operations due to inclement weather are made as soon as key information is available and no later than 6:30am the morning of. To check the status of school buses each morning visit www.stwdsts.ca, and to check the status of school closures visit www.ugdsb.ca.

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

 

School Spirit Wear

Posted September 19, 2022

Please see the attached for information about sizing. Sizing Chart For Spirit Wear

Wellness Works: Welcome Back!

Posted September 15, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board is continuing with the Wellness Works monthly themes across all grades in the 2022-2023 school year. For September we are once again bringing our collective focus to the theme of: WELCOME, CONNECTION and BELONGING.

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Salem Public School Council – What is Salem Public School Council?

Posted September 15, 2022

The  School  council  is  an  advisory  body  which  represents  the  parents,  staff  and  students  within  the community.   They  provide  input  to  the  Principal  and,  where  applicable,  to  the  board.   The  council contributes  to  improving the  students’  environment  and  learning by  working  co-operatively  with  the staff and  ...

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Important Beginning of the Year Information for September 2022

Posted September 6, 2022

*Please Return to School these Items: (They will be brought home by your child on their second day of school.)  Student Information Forms (Please update and return) (Mauve)  Student Personal Information Consent to share.  Form (Yellow) Transportation Code of Conduct (Green) Student ...

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New School and Child Care Screening Tool is available online

Posted September 1, 2022

The Ministry of Health and the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health have provided a new “School and Child Care” screening tool. It is recommended that students/children and visitors continue to self-screen for illness every day before attending school or child care using this updated Screening Tool.

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Reminder for parents/guardians: Student Accident Insurance 

Posted August 30, 2022

Parents and guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on school premises or during school activities. Accidents can and do 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 ...

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Back to School! Information for students and families

Posted August 29, 2022

It’s back to school season! We are excited to welcome and welcome back all students and families to the Upper Grand. To help make the transition back to school smoother for our students and families, we are sharing a website with information about back to school.

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Register your child for school on August 30

Posted August 23, 2022

On August 30, 2022 from 1 PM to 4 PM, registration will open online for parents and guardians to register their child to their home elementary school.

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Run to be a school board trustee!

Posted July 25, 2022

As the next municipal elections approach on October 24, 2022, the Upper Grand District School Board is seeking nominations for school board trustees for the 2022-2023 school year. School Board Trustees have a big impact on shaping the education system for Upper Grand students. The UGDSB is looking for individuals who can ‘re-engage, re-fresh, and re-imagine’ the best education system for the students in our community.

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Suggested School Supplies

Posted July 4, 2022

Suggested School Supply List 2022 - 2023 Dear Parents and Guardians, We know some parents like to make school purchases ahead of time. Below you find a suggested list of items that you may want to purchase when school supplies go on sale. We will have ...

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