For Immediate Release - October 13, 2020
UGDSB launches survey for families wanting to change between in-person and remote learning
All families wishing to change their mode of learning must complete the Intent to Change Survey between October 14 and 21.
Only those wanting to change from their current placement are to fill out this survey. If a survey form is not completed by the deadline date of October 21 at 4pm, the student’s current learning mode status will remain.
Students in elementary school will have three options:
1. Switch to Synchronous (aka real-time) Remote Learning for November 30.
2. Switch to Asynchronous (aka not real-time) Remote Learning for November 30.
3. Switch to In-Person School Learning for November 30.
Students in secondary school will have two options:
1. Switch to Remote Learning for November 16.
2. Switch to In-Person Learning at their home school for November 16.
The first day of classes for students in their new mode of learning will be November 16 for secondary students (the start of quadmester 2) and November 30 for elementary students.
About the Upper Grand District School Board
The Upper Grand District School Board
serves more than 35,000 students through 65 elementary schools and 11 secondary schools in the City of Guelph, County of Wellington and County of Dufferin. The UGDSB covers the ancestral and traditional territories of the Mississaugas of the Credit, the Six Nations of the Grand River, and Saugeen Ojibway Nation Territories. Student success is the goal of over 4,000 dedicated teaching and support staff who are aided by the contributions of caring volunteers and community partners.
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