A letter from the UGDSB Director of Education, Martha Rogers, on the reopening of schools in September.
The school board has released a Parent Guide with information about the reopening of schools in September, and a Pre-Registration Survey for all UGDSB families. All students must pre-register for school by the August 14, 2020, deadline.
The Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, has written a letter to all Ontario parents/guardians regarding the province’s announcement on the reopening of schools in September.
During the June 23 Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees created a motion to create a Police Presence in Schools Task Force. As part of this task force, the UGDSB is seeking applications from community members and/or individuals.
The Upper Grand District School Board is asking all parents/guardians (K-12) and students in grades 7-12 to complete a survey regarding the fall restart of school.
A letter to UGDSB parents/guardians and students as the 2019-2020 school year comes to a close.
Dear SIB students and families,
I believe it is accurate to state that this school year has been unlike any other! The events that have unfolded around the world in the last few months have impacted us all individually and our school community as a whole. Saying that, I am optimistic …
The Upper Grand District School Board is welcoming public input on draft Policy 303 – Naming of Schools and Board Facilities.
We Are So Proud of You All! All the best in the future!
Check out this link for some fun Summer Learning activities. Suitable for all ages:
Please note that CCAT screening for grade 3 students in the fall of 2020 will be postponed until 2021.
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In the June 2020 edition of Talking About Mental Health, we discuss tolerating uncertainty, supporting anxious kids, self care and compassion, and community connections.
To read the details of the poster please click here: Let’s Talk About Racism Student Poster
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 …
The UGDSB is providing a number of supports for students and families throughout the summer of 2020, including mental health supports, supports for students with Autism and transition supports for students with complex special education needs or mental health needs.
Dear SIB families,
We hope this email finds you all well. There are a few important announcements as we get closer to the end of June. Also, a reminder to keep checking our website at https://www.ugdsb.ca/sibps/ for updates.
Staff changes for September 2020. Sadly, there will be …
Dear Grade 8 students and parents,
We understand that this has been a challenging year for everyone but especially for our grade 8 students. You deserve to be honoured for the amazing work you have accomplished and you certainly deserve …
In recognition of student achievement, the UGDSB holds an annual celebratory event to recognize the recipients of the Student Success: Achieving by Believing Awards. The 2020 award recipients have been announced.
Dear SIB families,
We hope this email finds you all well. There are a few important announcements. All information is also available in full at https://www.ugdsb.ca/sibps/
Thank you to everyone who was able to make it to the school last week to pick up their child’s belongings. It was great to see so many people after …