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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

 

WARM WINTER WISHES CAMPAIGN

Posted November 30, 2022

   

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Midterm Report Cards Available for Download

Posted November 24, 2022

Your child(ren)’s Midterm Report is now available for viewing online.  Please follow these steps to access the Midterm Report: Go to Wellington Heights Secondary School and click on the link to the UGDSB Parent/Guardian Portal.  Click on the link ...

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Inclement weather procedures for UGDSB schools

Posted November 18, 2022

With winter weather here, now is a great time to review the Upper Grand District School Board’s procedures for Inclement Weather Days. Updated information has been posted on the UGDSB website outlining the different procedures for bus cancellations, school closures due to inclement weather, and more. LINK: UGDSB INCLEMENT WEATHER PROCEDURES **A reminder ...

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WHSS Student Receives The Queen’s Jubilee Medal

Posted November 14, 2022

A student from Wellington Heights Secondary School has received the Queen’s Jubilee Medal for her bravery and thoughtfulness. On October 18, 2022, Grade 12 WHSS student, Tori, was at her home when a tragic car accident occurred on Highway 6 in front of her home, causing both vehicles involved in the ...

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Upper Grand collaborates with organizations to provide tutoring supports

Posted November 9, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board in association with The Grove, TVOLearn, Streams Community Hub, Tutor Bright, and Reading Rocks is providing students at both the elementary and secondary levels with additional tutoring support and resources. These additional support and resources were made possible through funding provided by the Ontario ...

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Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT)

Posted October 20, 2022

Grade 10 students who are taking English this semester will be writing the two part Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test on Tuesday November 29th and Thursday December 1st in their English classes. Staff will work with students to prepare and practice so they are ready and primed ...

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Parents/Guardians invited to free webinar: Post-pandemic Mental Health

Posted October 17, 2022

Parents/guardians are invited to join a free webinar in November on post-pandemic mental health. Join Kevin Cameron as he shares information and strategies relating to post-pandemic mental health for adults and children. A survey by CMHA Ontario showed that nearly half (48 per cent) of Ontarians say their mental health has worsened ...

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Download school ventilation reports from the UGDSB website

Posted October 14, 2022

The Upper Grand District School Board continues to make board and school-based ventilation reports available in the 2022-23 school year. The board report and each school report is available for download on the UGDSB website at www.ugdsb.ca/ventilationreport. To access a specific school report: Download the full report (Microsoft Excel document) ...

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Terry Fox Run

Posted October 5, 2022

  Terry Fox Run Our Wolverines participated in the Terry Fox Run during the morning of September 29th.  Students and staff were encouraged to bring in a toonie for Terry, that would be donated to the Terry Fox Foundation in support of cancer research. ...

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Survivor

Posted October 5, 2022

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Lots of Wolverines signed up and dressed up to participate in our Athletic Council’s “Survivor” activities during the afternoon of September 29th.  ...

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National Truth And Reconciliation Day

Posted October 5, 2022

T & R Day Wolverines recognized National Truth and Reconciliation Day on September 30th by wearing orange and by participating in learning opportunities related to Indigenous education across the school.  Thanks to our Equity Club for coordinating classroom activities, for sharing educational announcements, and ...

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School Cafeteria

Posted October 5, 2022

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Our school cafeteria is up and running again with the support of local community restaurants who are bringing in a limited number of hot lunches almost every day for the month of October.  Thanks to B & A Garden, Domino’s Pizza, ...

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Grade 9 Camp

Posted September 26, 2022

From September 21-23, 81 of our Grade 9 students attended Grade 9 Camp at Youth Leadership Camps Canada (YLCC) in Orillia. 

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Commencement – Friday, October 14th

Posted September 26, 2022

This year’s Commencement for 2022 graduates will be held on Friday, October 14th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the school. 

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National Day For Truth And Reconciliation – Sept. 30th

Posted September 26, 2022

September 26 – 30 is Truth and Reconciliation Week, which culminates in the National Day For Truth and Reconciliation or “Orange Shirt Day” on Friday, September 30th. 

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Survivor Day – Sept. 29th

Posted September 26, 2022

Survivor Day will be held on Thursday, September 29th at Wellington Heights during the morning.  The event is available to all interested students for who would like to participate in team-building activities with students from across the school. 

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Terry Fox Run – Sept. 29th

Posted September 26, 2022

The annual Terry Fox Run will be held on Thursday, September 29th at Wellington Heights during the morning. 

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Virtual School Council Meeting For Parents/Guardians – Sept.27th at 7 p.m.

Posted September 26, 2022

The first WHSS School Council meeting for the year will be held virtually on Tuesday, September 27th at 7:00 p.m. on Google Meet.  

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Parents/Guardians: The next North Wellington Hub meeting is November 3, 2022

Posted September 22, 2022

Parents/caregivers with child/ren attending an Upper Grand District School Board school located in North Wellington are invited to join the North Wellington Hub. The next Hub meeting is November 3, 2022, at 7pm.

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