Volunteer Week 2017

Help us thank our volunteers!

To celebrate school volunteers and get our community thinking about the volunteers that influence their day, we are asking our community members to submit stories about UGDSB volunteers.

Learn more on the board website.


Hundreds of UGDSB students learn about FNMI culture at the Turtle Island Heritage Festival

Throughout the week, students from all over the Upper Grand District School Board have been learning about First Nations, Métis and Inuit (FNMI) culture through traditional storytelling, hands-on workshops and much more.

Raise Your Flag founder Ryan Porter keynote at UGDSB’s Youth Employment Empowerment Nights

The Upper Grand District School Board is hosting a series of events that aim to connect youth with meaningful employment after graduation.

Winnipeg’s Greg MacPherson to perform concert for arts students on The Golden Bus

Next week, Polaris Prize nominated musician Greg MacPherson will perform a unique and intimate concert to Upper Grand District School Board arts students.

Staff and students at Spencer Avenue ES and Credit Meadows ES win Environmental Sustainability Awards

A teacher from Credit Meadows Elementary School and a grade 7/8 class from Spencer Avenue Elementary School have been recognized for their commitment to the environment.

2 UGDSB teachers win OCTE Award

Two Upper Grand District School Board teachers were selected to receive Ontario Council of Technology Educators (OCTE) awards.

Teachers from France visit Erin District High School

Students from Erin DHS share their experiences of a recent visit to the school by teachers from France, learning about the differences in education between Canada and the European nation.

Spotlight on schools

Grade 7-8 class at Spencer Avenue ES wins environmental award

Grade 7-8 class at Spencer Avenue ES wins awardStudents in Mrs. Gray’s Grade 7/8 class at Spencer Avenue Elementary School have won a Youth Environmental Sustainability Award. This class was nominated for the award while working on their Water Docs Action Research Project.


Upcoming Events

  • Apr 27CUPE Custodial & Maintenance Appreciation Day
    All Day
  • Apr 28PD Day (elementary & secondary)
    All Day
  • Apr 28National Day of Mourning
    All Day
  • May 01Education Week kick-off
    All Day
  • May 01Child and Youth Mental Health and Well-being Week kick-off
    All Day
  • May 01École Guelph Lake PS official opening
    06:30 PM - 08:30 PM