Spotlights on Schools

Water TapsParkinson Centennial Public School installed two new environmentally-friendly taps at the school on June 29.

MAPS students meet the PM spotlight

Students from Mono-Amaranth Public School had a memorable meeting on a recent class trip to Ottawa.

John Black PS primary playground SpotlightJohn Black Public School was fortunate enough to improve their playground through the help of community sponsors.

CCVI AP Calculus class spotlightCentennial Collegiate Vocational Institute has just finished its first Advanced Placement Calculus course. This is the first AP Calculus course of its kind in the UGDSB.

John Galt Buddy Bench SpotlightJohn Galt Public School unveiled its new buddy bench on June 15 at the school. The buddy bench was funded by Get in Touch with Hutch along with the Nicholas Lambden Foundation.

CHSS CWB students spotlightSeveral students in the senior welding class at College Heights Secondary School have successfully completed the Canadian Welding Bureau welding tests.

GCVI Album Cover SpotlightGuelph Collegiate Vocational Institute’s music program is putting out their first album since 1976.

Brisbane PS Plastic Bag Grab challenge SpotlightIn Canada, more than one billion plastic bags are handed out each year. By participating in the challenge, Canadian students learn to reduce, reuse and recycle by collecting used plastic bags for recycling.

Youth4Music Symposium SpotlightOn May 24, Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute hosted a Youth4Music Leadership Symposium. This symposium marked the first of its kind in Guelph and saw many Upper Grand District School Board students of all ages in attendance.

JD Hogarth volunteer tea

The staff and students at J.D. Hogarth Public School took some time to celebrate their school volunteers.