News & Announcements

Chocolate Bar Fundraiser

Posted October 4, 2018

Continue to support our chocolate bar sales!  Our first round of prizes will go out Friday,October 5 for those students who have already returned money to the school or paid online.  Our Early Bird draw will happen on Tuesday!

Orange Shirt Day

Posted October 1, 2018

Westwood is acknowledging Orange Shirt Day today in recognition of the residential school program and in the spirit of truth and reconciliation. If your child is a member of a First Nation, the Métis or the Inuit, then please consider having   him or her self-identify. Self-identification helps in

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Terry Fox-Thank You!

Posted October 1, 2018

A huge thank you to all our Westwood families and staff. The year is the 38th Terry Fox Walk and our school rose to the challenge that Terry left us. If you still have pledges, please submit them to the school.  Stay tuned to find out how much

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Public Health Bulletin

Posted October 1, 2018

Please click on the link below to download the October Bulletin from Public Health. Public Health E Bulletin October 2018 UGDSB

Information from Public Health – Lunchbox Essentials!

Posted September 26, 2018

Information from Public Health - Lunchbox Essentials! Lunch Picture Are you getting back into the habit of packing school lunches? A balanced lunch includes a variety of foods to keep your child full and able to learn best. Try to include at least one

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Smoke and Vape–Free School Environment

Posted September 20, 2018

Smoke and Vape–Free School Environment The Upper Grand DSB provides a smoke and vape-free environment for its students, staff and others while on school Board property and at school events.  Under our policy, all forms of tobacco, and any processed form of tobacco that may be smoked, inhaled or chewed is

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Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions

Posted September 20, 2018

Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions UGDSB Policy 518: Students with Life-Threatening Medical Conditions, outlines the roles and responsibilities for all in the educational community to support students with possible life-threatening medical conditions.  The prevalent medical conditions covered under this policy are Asthma, Anaphylaxis, Diabetes and Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders.  If your child has

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Secondary Program Review: UGDSB creating guiding vision for secondary school education

Posted September 5, 2018

The Upper Grand District School Board is conducting a strategic review of secondary school education across the district.

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Health and Physical Education Letter for Parents

Posted September 4, 2018

Dear parents and guardians, We are writing to you to address some of the questions and concerns we have received regarding changes to the Health and Physical Education Curriculum. As you may know, the Government of Ontario has directed all school boards across the province to use the re-issued 2010 Health

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Routes to School Planner

Posted August 27, 2018

Use this map to plan a walking or wheeling route to school! The map shows safety features such as traffic lights and crosswalks. The map also shows suggested “walk a block” locations. These locations are areas where on street parking is allowed. If you need to drive to the school,

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Staff Presentation of the Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report

Posted June 8, 2018

The Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Final Report (Draft) will be presented at the Business Operations Committee meeting on June 12, 2018. Pin The meeting starts at 7 pm in the boardroom at the Guelph Board Office, 500 Victoria Road N, Guelph. The final

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June Newsletter

Posted June 1, 2018

The June Newsletter is now posted and can be found here.

May Newsletter

Posted May 1, 2018

The May newsletter is not posted and can be found here.
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