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Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board continuously strives to improve and maintain the best quality and conditions of its school facilities to support the learning environment for students and staff, and for the use of schools by the greater community.

This webpage provides information regarding current major school capital projects that are underway. Typically the status of new school construction, school additions and major alteration work projects are reported on this site.

Please see the latest Capital Projects Update for more information, or look at your school below.

Please Note: If your school is not identified below, it may be part of future projects, either under the Facility Benchmark Strategies or another Capital scope.

Adelaide Hoodless

  • Accessibility improvements
  • Playground revitalization

A.M. Cunningham

  • Gym expansion
  • Learning Commons
  • Playfield
  • Visual Arts rooms

Ancaster Senior

  • Full Day Kindergarten and classroom addition
  • Learning Commons
  • Playfield
  • Science room
  • Visual Arts room

Funding Announcement Letter

Bellmoore

  • Early Years child care retrofits
  • Four portables
  • Site drainage improvements

Bennetto

  • Early Years child care retrofits
  • Gym expansion
  • Learning Commons
  • Music Room
  • Playfield
  • Science room
  • Visual Arts room

Beverly Central

  • New school construction to consolidate Beverly Central and Dr. Seaton into a new elementary school

New Beverly Central Construction Update

Funding Announcement Letter

 

 

Municipal Approval

Billy Green

  • Gym expansion
  • Music room
  • Playfield
  • Science room
  • Visual Arts room

CH Bray

  • New school construction

Funding Announcement Letter

School Construction Timeline

Chedoke

  • Full Day Kindergarten play area
  • Outdoor classroom
  • Site work

Collegiate Ave.

Dalewood

  • Playfield

Dr. Davey

  • Early Years child care retrofits

Dr. Seaton

  • New school construction to consolidate Dr. Seaton and Beverly Central into a new elementary school

New Beverly Central Construction Update

Funding Announcement Letter

Municipal Approval

Dundas Central

  • Accessibility improvements
  • Music room
  • Playfield
  • Visual Arts room

Earl Kitchener

  • Full Day Kindergarten Washroom
  • Learning Commons
  • Playfield
  • Visual Arts room

Eastdale

  • New school construction to replace current Eastdale

During the construction period of the new Eastdale school, Eastdale students will be accommodated at Mountain View School starting September 2018. This allows Mountain View and Eastdale families and students to form relationships in advance of the new Eastdale/Mountain View School opening.


Eastdale – Mountain View Public Information Meeting Letter – November 23, 2017

Eastdale – Mountain View Information Meeting Presentation – November 29, 2017

School Consolidation Update Letter and Map – January 9, 2018

Design Process

Ecole Michaëlle Jean

  • Accessibility improvements
  • Installation of six portables with electrical upgrades
  • Learning Commons
  • Music room
  • Science rooms
  • Septic System upgrade
  • Visual Arts rooms

Franklin Road

  • Learning Commons
  • Playground repaving

Glen Brae

  • New school construction to consolidate Glen Brae, Glen Echo and Sir Isaac Brock into a new elementary school

Public Meeting Presentation – April 10, 2018 ¦ Public Meeting Minutes – April 10, 2018 ¦ East Hamilton School Consolidation PlanDesign Process

Glen Echo

  • New school construction to consolidate Glen Echo, Glen Brae and Sir Isaac Brock into a new elementary school

Public Meeting Presentation – April 10, 2018 ¦ Public Meeting Minutes – April 10, 2018 ¦ East Hamilton School Consolidation Plan

Design Process

Greensville

  • New school construction to consolidate Greensville and Spencer Valley into a new elementary school

Spencer Valley Accommodations Q & A

New School Q & A

New Greensville Construction Update – September 25, 2017

Greensville Announcement Letter – May 11, 2018

New School at Greensville Site Flyer

Municipal Approval

Helen Detwiler

  • Early Years child care addition

Huntington Park

  • Early Years chld care addition

Memorial (City)

  • Gym expansion
  • Learning Commons
  • Playfield & Playground revitalization
  • Washroom renovations

Memorial (Stoney Creek)

Millgrove

  • Gym expansion
  • Visual Arts room
  • Playfield

Mount Albion

Mount Hope

  • Re-paving of the playground asphalt

Mountain View

  • Accessible Main Entrance with new concrete sidewalk from parking area
  • Currently reviewing feasibility to expand parking lot
  • Mountain View will be configured to service additional portable classrooms to accommodate incoming students
  • New school construction to replace current Eastdale and accommodate both Eastdale and Mountain View students
  • New ramp to ensure accessibility to playground
  • Universal barrier-free washroom

During the construction period of the new Eastdale school, Eastdale students will be accommodated at Mountain View School starting September 2018. This allows Mountain View and Eastdale families and students to form relationships in advance of the new Eastdale/Mountain View School opening.


Eastdale – Mountain View Public Information Meeting Letter – November 23, 2017

Eastdale – Mountain View Information Meeting Presentation – November 29, 2017

School Consolidation Update Letter and Map – January 9, 2018

Information Night Presentation – April 5, 2018 ¦ Information Night Minutes – April 5, 2018 ¦ Lower Stoney Creek School Consolidation Plan

Design Process

Parkdale

  • Repaving play area

Queensdale

  • Gym expansion
  • Learning Commons
  • Music room
  • Playfield
  • Science room
  • Visual Arts room

Rosedale

  • Gym expansion
  • Learning Commons
  • Playfield
  • Visual Arts room

Sir Isaac Brock

  • New school construction to consolidate Sir Isaac Brock, Glen Echo and Glen Brae into a new elementary school

Public Meeting Presentation – April 10, 2018 ¦ Public Meeting Minutes – April 10, 2018 ¦ East Hamilton School Consolidation Plan

Design Process

Sir Wilfrid Laurier

  • Full Day Kindergarten addition
  • Music room
  • Renovations for consolidation with Elizabeth Bagshaw
  • Roof replacement

Public Meeting Presentation- April 11 ¦ Public Meeting Minutes – April 11 ¦ East Hamilton School Consolidation Plan

Spencer Valley

  • New school construction to consolidate Spencer Valley and Greensville into a new elementary school

Spencer Valley Accommodations Q & A

New School Q & A

New Greensville Construction Update – September 25, 2017

Greensville Announcement Letter – May 11 2018

New School at Greensville Site Flyer

Municipal Approval

Summit Park

  • New elementary school

Municipal Approval

W.H. Ballard

  • Gym expansion
  • Music room
  • Playground
  • Roof
  • Visual Arts rooms

Ancaster High

  • Dust collector replacement
  • Natural turf sports field

Delta

  • New secondary school construction (New North)

Expected Opening: September 2019

Construction Phase

 

Dundas Valley

  • Manufacturing room
  • Sports field revitalization (natural turf)

Glendale

  • Learning Commons
  • Renovations to accommodate the Performing Arts program
  • Science labs
  • Sports field revitalization (natural turf)

New North Secondary School

  • New secondary school construction

Expected Opening: September 2019

Construction Phase

Nora Frances Henderson

  • New secondary school construction

View the New Henderson Construction Update

Municipal Approvals

Orchard Park

  • Dust collector replacement
  • Natural turf sports field

Saltfleet

  • Science labs
  • Natural turf field

Sir Allan MacNab

  • Dust collector replacement
  • Learning Commons
  • Science labs
  • Severy

Sir John A. Macdonald

  • New secondary school construction (New North)

Expected Opening: September 2019

Construction Phase

 

Sir Winston Churchill

  • Cosmetology
  • Dust collector replacement
  • HVAC
  • Learning Commons
  • Roofing
  • Science labs

Waterdown

  • Artificial turf field

Westdale

  • Gym floor revitalization
  • Learning Commons
  • Science labs

Westmount

  • Fire Alarm upgrades
  • Learning Commons
  • Science labs
Updated on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.
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