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ETFO Jan. 28 strike: All UGDSB elementary schools to close - UGDSB secondary schools will remain open

On Tuesday Jan. 28, all UGDSB ELEMENTARY schools will be closed to students due to the one-day ETFO strike, unless the strike is averted. Elementary schools will re-open to students on Jan. 29. All UGDSB SECONDARY schools will remain open to students on Jan. 28 and will operate as usual. Jan. 28 is an exam day in secondary schools; exams will continue as scheduled.

TRANSPORTATION: On Jan. 28, buses/student transportation for all UGDSB elementary students will be cancelled; transportation for UGDSB secondary students will run as normal.

COMMUNITY USE OF SCHOOLS AND CHILD CARE: Community Use of Schools and third-party operated child care centres remain open during this labour action. Some Before and/or After School Programs may be operating and each operator will communicate directly with families.​

FEB 3-7 STRIKES: UGDSB elementary schools will be closed to students on Feb. 4 and Feb. 6, unless the ETFO strikes are averted. For additional details visit: http://ow.ly/iXz450y69uN

UPDATES: Please continue to check the board website for updates at www.ugdsb.ca/labour.

Information for parents/guardians about coronavirus

Posted January 27, 2020

Information for UGDSB parents and guardians regarding coronavirus.

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Change to Tuesday’s Pizza Day

Posted January 26, 2020

Pizza

Important letter regarding Term 1 Report Cards

Posted January 22, 2020

Please read for important information about the impact current provincial job action will have on elementary Term 1 report cards.

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Important information about the Transportation website during strikes

Posted January 20, 2020

Please read for important information about student transportation (busing) communication during a strike that results in the closure of schools to students. 

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JANUARY is the time to carry out your Eco Resolutions!

Posted January 12, 2020

“There will be more waste plastic in the sea than fish by 2050”  ~ Plastic FreeDame Ellen MacArthur It’s a brand new year and the perfect time for positive change. For example, let’s end plastic pollution. Based on the daily news, it’s never been more ...

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Starting the Year Mindfully

Posted January 12, 2020

Starting a new year, coming off of a two week school break, new resolutions and on-going challenges are a few of the things we have on our plates in January.  There is a lot of research that has shown the power of mindfulness in reducing stress and anxiety, increasing mental ...

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Inclement Weather in UGDSB – where to get updates

Posted December 8, 2019

UGDSB Inclement Weather Infographic

Scent-Free Awareness

Posted October 27, 2019

Scent Free Awareness

Water Testing for Lead

Posted October 21, 2019

Water Testing Results October 2019

Lunchbox Orders

Posted October 3, 2019

Tired of making lunches? Delicious (nutritious) lunches are just a few clicks away!  Lunchbox Orders. Lunches made easy.Tinylogo How to Order: Go online at www.lunchboxorders.com and click “ORDER LUNCH”. Click “Create an Account” to register your family’s account. ...

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Staff Presentation of the 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report

Posted March 29, 2019

The 2019 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on March 19, 2019. This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work ...

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Waverley Student Dress Code

Posted August 31, 2018

Waverley Student Dress Codes