Scholarships Available – Apply Now!
All Grade 12 graduating students are invited to apply for scholarships, as outlined on our school website. Interested students should click on the “Guidance” tab at the top of our website, and then click “Scholarships” in the drop down menu. There, students will find …
Custodian Appreciation Day – April 5th
On April 5th, we recognize the contributions of our custodial staff for all of their diligent efforts to keep our school safe and clean. Thanks, Ziegler Custodial, for all of your hard work and support at Wellington Heights!
Senior Girls Volleyball Team District 4 Champions
Congratulations to our Senior Girls Volleyball Team, who won the District 4 Championship for the first time in our school history! They defeated Norwell DSS in the semi-final game, and then beat Westside SS in a nail-biting championship final. The Wolverines went on to CWOSSA …
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April 3-5th Grad Photos & student photos – Second semester
Last chance for Grad photos! If you did not get your Grad photos or student photos taken in Semester 1 you have another opportunity to have them done April 3-5th. If you want a student photo or retake taken these will be done on the morning of April 3rd. If you want a grad …
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Parents/guardians invited to PIC Spring Event: Building Engaging School Councils
Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB) parents/guardians are invited to a great free event happening in April.
The UGDSB Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) presents “Building Engaging School Councils.”
Whether you’re currently part of a school council or are looking to become involved, this event is an opportunity open to all parents/guardians to discuss, learn and share …
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Parent/Guardian Teacher Interviews (Mar. 29th 5:30-7:30 PM) Information and Link to Book Interview
PARENT/GUARDIAN TEACHER INTERVIEWS
Date: Wednesday, March 29th, 2023 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Interview Booking Link: Open now to March [email protected] 12 pm https://webapp.ugdsb.on.ca/pti/Account/Login
Policy Feedback Opportunity: Policy 315 – Privacy Protection and Information Access
You are invited to review the policy draft and submit online feedback at www.ugdsb.ca/board/policy. The deadline for public input is April 14, 2023 at 4 pm EST. Persons without internet access may call 519-822-4420 (or toll-free 1-800-321-4025) ext. 723 to request a printed copy of the draft documents.
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French Delf Opportunity
Students in Grade 12 French will have the opportunity to challenge the DELF (Diplôme d’études en langue française) in Semester 2, which provides successful students with an internationally recognized level of proficiency in French. See the following link for more information:
Accessing Timetables and Report Cards
Please follow the instructions below to access your child’s Timetable and Report Cards.
Click on this link to access Wellington Heights Secondary School – Edsembli for Students or click on the “Student Portal Connect Ed” button on the Wellington Heights website. Enter your User Name …
Celebrating Black Heritage, Black Brilliance, Black Futures Month at WHSS
The month of February provides us with an excellent opportunity to celebrate Black Heritage, Black Brilliance and Black Futures. The learning however, does not stop after the days of February have passed. It is our mission that the resources provided will continue to enrich the teaching and learning in the UGDSB throughout the year and that the celebration of diversity and inclusion is a continuous aspect of our curriculum.
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WHSS achieves EcoSchool platinum standing for 2022
Wellington Heights Secondary School’s (WHSS) dedication to green initiatives over the many years has paid off as they have achieved platinum standing as an Ontario EcoSchool.
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Semester 1 Final Exam Schedule (Updated)
Update: Due to the cancelled buses today our exam schedule and semester 2 start date have been pushed back by 1 day. The schedule has been updated below.
All Wolverines will complete a final assessment during the Final Exam Week. This assessment could range from a written exam, to an oral interview, to a …
Procedure for high school exams if buses are cancelled
There are 5 days of exams set aside for secondary schools, Semester 1. Should an inclement weather day (with cancelled buses) occur during Days 1 to 4, the entire exam schedule and professional activity day, and start date for semester 2 will move forward by the number of snow days for the affected area(s) of …
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Tips for Parents/Guardians to Support Youth During Exams
Exams can be a stressful time for students. Linked below are some tips and resources to support your students during their exam preparation.
WARM WINTER WISHES CAMPAIGN
For the past 21 years, the Grade 12 Business Leadership Class at Wellington Heights Secondary School in Mount Forest has championed our Warm Winter Wishes charity initiative and students have raised money to support …
Midterm Report Cards Available for Download
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 for “ …
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Inclement weather procedures for UGDSB schools
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 to please follow our …
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WHSS Student Receives The Queen’s Jubilee Medal
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 accident to burst into …
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Upper Grand collaborates with organizations to provide tutoring supports
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 Ministry of Education.
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