Support students through tragic events

Dear Upper Grand Students, Staff and Families:

We are shocked and saddened by the tragic events that happened yesterday in Ottawa. We are keeping our thoughts focused on those affected and the bravery and service of the emergency personnel who reacted so quickly to protect the community. Read more in a letter from Martha Rogers, Director of Education (PDF).

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 Parent-Teacher Interviews are Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

  •  You will need their OEN number and birth date.  
  • If you experience any problems, please call 519-941-0491, ext. 219 for assistance.  
  • To book an appointment with your student's teachers, click here.    
  • The OEN number may be found on the student's Interim Report or on their Student ID card.  
  • Once you login to the site, check the boxes in front of the teachers you would like to meet with. 
  • Click the SHOW APPOINTMENT SCHEDULE button.  
  • You will now see the teachers and available timeslots. 
  • If they are greyed out, the timeslot is taken. 
  • Click the timeslots you want for each teacher and then click BOOK.  
  • You can now print out the schedule by clicking "PRINT THIS PAGE" at the top. 

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Attendance Notes for ODSS Students: 

Click here to send an attendance note by e-mail.   

Please include:

  • your name and a phone number where we can reach you,
  • the student's full name and the date of the absence,
  • the reason for the absence, and
  • if the student was absent for less than a full day, include the times/classes you are excusing him/her for.

Remember that you can check your child's attendance on-line.     Click here for directions

Codes for on-line attendance:  P-Present, A-Unexcused Absence, B-School Excused (i.e. field trip), E-Parent Excused (note or call received from parent), L-Late