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Student Registration 2015

If your child was born in 2011, he or she can start kindergarten in September 2015. Registration for kindergarten and other new students is on Wednesday, September 2. Visit our Kindergarten Registration page to get ready.


Secondary School Labour Situation Update

School start up in all secondary schools will proceed as usual as the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF) has suspended sanctions pending ratification of their tentative settlement. Please refer to your child's school website for additional information regarding activities, events and schedules.

Busing information from STWDSTS

The staff at Wellington-Dufferin Student Transportations services will be planning new, efficient routes over the summer. Since transportation is not finalized until late August, information for individual students is not available by phone. Information will be available through the following means...

Board Meeting Highlights for June 2015

The Upper Grand District School Board held its final meeting of the school year on June 23, 2015. The following provides highlights from the meeting.

Final boundary set for new elementary school in East Guelph

The attendance area for a new school to be built on Couling Crescent in East Guelph was finalized at the regular meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board on June 23, 2015. Trustees voted to approve the staff recommendations in the final report of the New East Guelph (Couling Crescent) School Boundary Review.

Board passes balanced and compliant 2015-16 Budget

With an operating budget of $349,624,6165 the Upper Grand District School Board passed its budget on June 23, 2015 with thanks to senior administration, finance staff and budget holders who worked since February to develop a balanced and compliant budget.

Victoria Terrace PS teacher wins environmental leadership award

Patsy CollierThe 2015 recipient of the Mike Elrick Environmental Leadership Award is Patsy Collier, a teacher at Victoria Terrace Public School in Fergus.

Spotlight on schools

Norwell CELP receives Young Heritage Leaders award from Ontario Heritage Trust

NDSS CELP students outside the Waterloo Region Council chambers with their award certificateThe Community Environmental Leadership Program (CELP) at Norwell DSS received a remarkable recognition award June 24, 2015 from the Ontario Heritage Trust, Young Heritage Leaders.


Upcoming Events

  • Aug 31Elementary report cards available for pick-up
    09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Sep 01Annual JK and Kindergarten Ride
    09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Sep 02Student Registration 2015
    10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Sep 08First Day of School
    All Day
  • Sep 08Renaming celebration for the Orangeville Education Office
    07:00 PM - 08:00 PM