Tuesday, February 02, 2016
Each of the 1,000 paper cranes hanging in the Education Centre foyer this month hides a right deeply valued by the child who folded it.
And together, these ancient Japanese symbols for good luck form a beautiful exhibit that captures the contribution local children made to the new document, Hamilton’s Charter of Rights of Children and Youth.
Monday, February 01, 2016
Registration for students starting Kindergarten this September is underway at elementary schools throughout Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB). “HWDSB schools are exciting, enriching places for young learners to receive an education,” said Manny Figueiredo, Director of Education. “Our kindergarten program helps students get the best start possible. This begins with our caring team of educators […]
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Every year, school boards across Ontario must submit school year calendars to the Ministry of Education. According to Regulation 304, school boards must develop a school year calendar for elementary and secondary schools that includes 194 school days (including seven Professional Activity Days) between September 1 and June 30 with up to 10 days designated […]