Spotlights on Schools

James McQueen Dress As Your Hero Day spotlight

Inspiration filled the halls of James McQueen Public School on Friday as the whole school took part in Dress As Your Hero day.

Victory PS WDSD Spotlight On March 21, the Upper Grand District School Board participated in World Down Syndrome Day. On World Down Syndrome Day people show their support by rocking socks with crazy patterns and bright colours.

Go Pacific Rim Spotlight ImageTo celebrate Canada 150, Parks Canada wanted to showcase Canadian students through highlighting national historic sites, national parks and national marine conservation areas. Mono-Amaranth Public School students in Mrs. Thompson’s grade 8 class have submitted a video to Parks Canada.

PCPS Access4All grant spotlight

Grade 6 students at Parkinson Centennial Public School are hoping to create a new outdoor playground and classroom.

John F. Ross students writing exam Spotlight ImageMany students at John F. Ross CVI took the Food Handler’s Exam on March 1. WDGPH was on site to proctor the exam for approximately 100 students.

MAPS Forest of Reading SpotlightStudents and staff at Mono-Amaranth Public School are embracing the Forest of Reading by finishing several books per week and sharing their comments about each book.

Primrose salad bar spotlight

Primrose Elementary School has launched a healthy new initiative for students to enjoy – the Primrose Salad Bar.

Victory Winter Carnaval spotlight

Staff and students at Victory Public School didn’t let the frosty temperatures put the chill on a day of fun outdoors.

Kortright Hills Waste-Free lunch challenge spotlight

A group of dedicated environmentalists in the Upper Grand DSB are being recognized for their work in reducing waste at their school.

Eramosa PS Wigs for Kids spotlight

Four brave ladies at Eramosa Public School got the big chop on Friday.